Register Now for Fun Run on Old Meyers Grade

Register now for the inaugural OMG Fun Run to be held Sunday, May 22, 10am-12pm at the Old Meyers Grade in Meyers, CA. Registration for adults and children under 12 is available through midnight Saturday, May 21. The registration fee is $25 for adults and $10 for children under 12. Those who register before the race will receive a free OMG t-shirt. Registration the day of the event is $30/$15 and will be held onsite at Old Meyers Grade from 7:30 – 9:30 am.

Old Meyers Grade is located .1 miles up South Upper Truckee Road. The course gate-to-gate roundtrip is 2.6 scenic miles. The event will be held rain or shine.

Divisions and Awards

·  12 and under: 1st to the top & most laps

·  Costumes/walking: 1st to the top & most laps

·  Competitive: 1st to the top & most laps

Prizes go to the first person to reach the top of the grade in each division and for the most laps. Participants who complete at least three laps will have their names posted on our website after the event. There will be refreshments, music and fun—costumes are encouraged!

The OMG Fun Run is presented by the Meyers Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to improving life in Meyers. Proceeds from the event will go to fund, support and promote creative and sustainable projects and community-enhancing events in Meyers.  

MEYERS OUTDOOR GEAR SWAP

On Sun. Oct. 18 the Meyers Community Foundation is hosting the second Meyers Outdoor Gear Swap in the Westgate Center parking lot adjacent to the Divided Sky from 11am-3pm.

Bring quality summer or winter gear to sell. Skis, snowboards, bikes, paddle gear, climbing gear, camping equipment, and other outdoor toys wanted. Public merchandise registration will take place in the parking lot between 8:30am –10:30am; there is a $1 cash per item fee to register it for the swap. Please no equipment over five years old. Unsold merchandise can be picked up between 3pm – 5pm; unclaimed items will be donated. Twenty percent of the proceeds will go to the Meyers Community Foundation.

Cash or credit cards will be accepted.

The Meyers Community Foundation (MCF) is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to improving life in Meyers, California through its support and promotion of creative and sustainable local projects and community-enhancing events like the annual holiday tree lighting.

For more information about the swap, please contact Brian Levy at (530) 545-9941 or Rene Brejc at (530) 545-0340.

 Meyers Outdoor Gear Swap 2014

Meyers Outdoor Gear Swap 2014