HARLEM WEEK

Saturday, August 23

Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run/”Anti-Gun Violence” Walk

Thousands of participants from all over NYC, the tri-state region, nationally and internationally participate in the Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run & NYC Family Health Walk-A-Thon  for Peace In  Our Communities through Historic Harlem.The Run & Walk-A-Thon is A City-Wide effort to bring us all together to combat gun violence, bullying and domestic violence & to encourage city-wide unity and to bring about peace in our communities.

Event Registration:  6:00 am/ Run Start Time: 8:30 am  / Walk Start Time: 10:00 am

Location: 135th Street & St. Nicholas Avenue

Admission:  Registration required

Click here to register or call (212) 423-2286.

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Other HARLEM WEEK Health Events

Saturday, August 16

“Harlem Honey & Bears”

Senior citizens as well as the entire family, enjoy swimming and exercises demonstrations.

Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: Hansborough Recreation Center – W 135th Street/between Malcolm X Blvd & Fifth Avenue

Admission:  Free

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Sunday, August 17

The NY City Health Village

“The Village within Our Village” features exhibits from hospitals, health centers, health service providers, doctors, holistic practitioners, acupuncturists, dentists and others.  Free health testing is provided on site as well as information on health plans, health insurance, nutrition, holistic medicine, exercise, Healthy Eating & Healthy Living.

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location:  Harlem Hospital Mural Pavilion between 136th Street and 137th Street and Malcolm X Blvd.
Admission:  Free

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