The Glenholme School in Washington will host its fourth annual 5K Run for Autism Nov. 12.

Glenholme is a boarding and day school for students with high functioning autism spectrum disorders and various social, emotional and learning differences.

The run will begin at 10 a.m. at Steep Rock Preservation, 2 Tunnel Road.

The course is open to runners and walkers and their dogs.

The level, out-and-back dirt course hugs the scenic Shepaug River.

Race registration is $20 and will be accepted through Nov. 9. Advance registration can be completed at

Race day registration is $25. The dog fee is $10 on race day.

Registration will open the day of the event at 8:30 a.m. The first 100 registrants will received a T-shirt.

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

For information about the race, becoming a sponsor and registration, visit the registration page or contact David Dunleavy at 860-868-7377 or