The Devereux Glenholme School in Washington will host a Run for Autism Nov. 23.

The 5K event will start at 10 a.m. at Steep Rock Preservation, 2 Tunnel Road.

The course is relatively flat, along a narrow dirt road, and hugs the Shepaug River.

Advance registration is $15, and race-day registration will be $20.

Registration will be from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m.

The first 100 registrants will receive a commemorative water bottle.

Prizes will be awarded in all divisions, and special awards will be given to the top male and female finishers.

Glenholme is a therapeutic boarding school for students with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders including Asperger's, and various social, emotional and learning differences.

For more information and advance registration, visit or contact David Dunleavy at 860-868-7377.