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The Kids' Summer Beach Runs will be offered again every week this summer beginning Tuesday, June 10, at Siesta Public Beach, located at 948 Beach Road on Siesta Key; and Wednesday, June 11, at Brohard Beach, located at 1600 Harbor Drive in Venice, Sarasota County has announced. A one-time registration fee of $1 allows a child to participate in as many beach runs as he or she desires, the release notes. At Siesta Beach, registration will be near the main concession facilities next to the pavilion on the west side of the park; in Venice, regis- tration will be near Fins at Sharky's, a news release explains. Registration at each location will start at 5:30 p.m., the release adds. The 1-mile run will commence promptly at 6:30 p.m., the release points out The Siesta Beach Run will be offered every Tuesday, while the Venice run will be held every Wednesday. Youngsters who complete four runs at either location receive a free event T-shirt and a 50-percent off voucher for a pair of New Balance Kids shoes, the release adds. Each runner receives a ribbon and a free ice-pop after every event, the release continues. For more information, call the Sarasota County Contact Center at 861-5000 and ask about the Kids' Summer Beach Runs or visit Kids' Summer Beach Runs will bring families to Siesta and Brohard beaches. Photo courtesy Sarasota County KIDS' SUMMER BEACH RUNS TO BEGIN AGAIN ON JUNE 10 NEWS BRIEFS

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