2nd Annual Running for the Bears Getting Ready for Their Float Down River

2nd Annual Running for the Bears Getting Ready for Their Float Down River

2nd Annual Running of the Bears to benefit Special Olympics Illinois. Bears went on sale June 10th and can be purchased at the Sterling Police Department and are $5 each, 5 for $20 or 25 for $100.

Bears will be dropped from the 1st Avenue Bridge and float to the tip of Lawrence Park.  First bear in will receive a 4 day/3 night stay for 2 adults and 2 children at the Grand Palladium in Costa Mujeres, Mexico and includes hotel and all meals and drinks at the hotel.

Second place is a one year family membership to the Sterling YMCA; Third place is an iPad and the last bear in wins a taco a week for a year.  Questions?  Contact the Sterling Police Department at 815-632-6613.  The Running of the Bears will be Saturday from 10-12noon.