The Glenholme School in Washington will hold its fourth annual 5K Run for Autism Nov. 11.

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

The Glenholme 5K Run for Autism will start at 10 a.m. at Steep Rock Preservation, 2 Tunnel Road.

The course is suitable for all runners and walkers and their canine companions.

This level, out-and-back soil course hugs the picturesque Shepaug River.

The registration is$25 the day of the event. The registration fee for canines is $10.

Registration will open at 8:30 a.m. on the day of the race, and the first 100 registrants will receive a high quality athletic 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 more information about the race, becoming a sponsor, and pre-race registration, visit or contact Courtney Delaney at 860-868-7377 or