I Ran With Scissors

It’s Children’s Day at the East Side Open Market! Saturday Sept. 6th 10 AM to 2 PM E. Kenilworth Pl., at Oakland and North Can you say it? Can you proudly say that you too have “run with scissors”? Well, now you can! That’s if you sign up of course for the first annual “I Ran With Scissors” 5K fun run sponsored by the Midwest Unconventional Sports Association. Registration is $25 and includes your t-shirt and of course, kindergarten grade scissors for the run. All proceeds benefit the Children’s Service Society of Wisconsin. The Run will start at 10 AM at the top of the new bike ramp at the SE corner of Oakland and North Aves. and the 5 k course is down on the Oak Leaf Trail. Go to to register or just show up at 9:30 AM at the registration table. We are also inviting kids of all ages to come down and enjoy making children’s crafts, a balloon artist, a farm animal petting zoo, and a drum circle! Story telling and face-painting by Rainbow Randa the Clown! Live Music and drum circle from Good Vibes starting at 11 AM!