Mane in Heaven to host Trot-athon

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Mane in Heaven, a nonprofit organization that offers disabled and able-bodied children and adults animal-assisted and therapy visits with miniature horses, will host a Trot-athon 5K Run and Walk on Saturday.

The CARA-sanctioned event event will start at 8:30 a.m. Saturday behind the barn at Dynasty Farm, 1109 Pyott Road. It will then run through the neighborhoods, Barbara Key Park, around the lake and finish back at the barn.

Race-day registration may be done between 7 and 8 a.m.

Post-race events include photos and visits with the miniature horses from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

The cost is $30 and includes the race and a T-shirt.

The event also include a raffle for prizes including a signed Patrick Kane hockey puck, gift cards and a horse theme gift basket. Tickets cost $10 each or three for $25.

For information, visit www.maneinheaven.org.

– Northwest Herald