Please join us on Saturday, May 9 on the Islip High School track for the first annual Islip Family Run for ALS Research. The run and family walk event, running from 8:30 to noon, will raise money and awareness for ALS research. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the run will begin promptly at 9. The family walk will begin at 11 a.m. Registration costs $15 and includes an adult-sized T-shirt. Participation for each additional child under 12 years old costs only $5. You can register online at www.teampackard.org until April 27 or the day of the event (first come, first serve). This is a communitywide event, so please bring your family and friends to support this great cause. Please email adagostino@islipufsd.org or contact Ms. D'Agostino, Ms. Basch or Mrs. Gordon at the high school for more information, at 631-650-8300.