November 27, 2019 ~ Chamber, Local & Regional Business News
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We Need Course Marshals
The 9th annual Santa's North Pole Dash is just a few short weeks away - so mark your calendar for Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 in Historic St. Charles!

We're looking for volunteers willing to help us during our Annual Bag Stuffing Day (Dec. 4th) and on Race Day, Dec. 7th. All ages welcome, but we do request our Course Marshals be at least 18+.

All volunteers will receive a complimentary Themed shirt and are invited to stay for breakfast in our pancake breakfast tent, sponsored by Esse Health.

We need lots of help to pull this event off. Click here to sign up today!!
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