Registration open for On the Hill 5K

ST. MEINRAD — Registration is open for the On the Hill 5K walk/run at Saint Meinrad Archabbey. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 15, with all proceeds benefiting Catholic Charities/Catholic Relief Services.

Registration is $20 per person before Sept. 1, and $25 after. The fee for age 15 and under is $10 each. Registration includes a T-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in five age groups. The registration form is at

The On the Hill 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. CT with registration open at 8 a.m. CT. The starting/finish line is located near the red barn on the south side of the Archabbey campus.

Following the event, the Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast. Freewill donations will be accepted.

Participants are welcome to join the Saint Meinrad monks for Mass in the Archabbey Church before the race at 7:30 a.m. CT (running clothes welcome).

Parking is available in the Gift Shop and Abbey Caskets parking lots. For more information, contact Jill Memmer at 812-357-6616 or

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