Nicole Kobylanski, a junior at Mid-Valley High School, is hosting the second annual Furry Friends 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, located in South Abington Twp. The event will be held on Saturday, June 21, at the shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, South Abington Twp. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the event will begin at 9 a.m. Registration fee is $20 per walker or runner. Participants may also preregister by emailing jessfarrell@griffinpondanimalshelter.com. Call Nicole Kobylanski at 570-702-3422 or Jess Farrell at 570-507-1643 for more information.

From left: Tina Hunsinger, Griffin Pond Animal Shelter Staff; Susan Kobylanski; Nicole Kobylanski, Furry Friends 5K Creator/Organizer; and Jess Farrell, Griffin Pond Animal Shelter Public Relations and Events Coordinator.