Allentown Parkway

“This program and the volunteers are amazing. Thankful to have been part of it!!! Thank you for volunteering to help so many women to make a positive change in their life. The program had a major impact on my life!!.” – Trish H

SPRING

March 24/25, 2020 through May 26/27, 2020

We host 2 workshops in the spring at the Lehigh Parkway. We meet in the evening from March 24/25 through May 26/27nstarting promptly at 6:15 pm each night. You may select Tuesday night, Wednesday night or both.

Cost: $50 (early-bird specials $45 until March 21) for single night. $90 (early-bird specials $85 until March 21) for both nights. Fee includes literature and graduation shirt (if earned by attending 7 out of 10 sessions) Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable between people or programs.

Goal Event

LVRR June Summer Series Event in the Parkway. Cost is FREE. Visit the LVRR Summer Series for more details and to register.

Registration

Registration for the 2020 First Strides spring program is through RunSignUp.

Registration for the Summer Series 5k is a separate registration with LVRR.

SUMMER / FALL

July 28/29 through September 29/30

We host 2 workshops in the fall at the Lehigh Parkway. We meet in the evening from July 28/29 through September 29/30 starting promptly at 6:15 pm each night. You may select Tuesday night, Wednesday night or both.

Cost: $50 (early-bird specials $45 until July 25) for single night. $90 (early-bird specials $85 until July 25) for both nights. Fee includes literature and graduation shirt (if earned by attending 7 out of 10 sessions) Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable between people or programs.

Goal Event

Women’s 5K Classic in the Parkway on October 3. Registration for the Women’s 5K Classic is separate and in addition to First Strides. For more information and registration costs, visit the Women’s 5K Classic website.

Registration

Registration for the First Strides summer/fall program can be done through RunSignUp and will be available later in the summer.

DIRECTIONS

Click on the map or this link to open Google Maps to customize your directions.

First Strides Map

GPS: 1600 Park Drive, Allentown PA 18103

From Rt 22 (East or West):(2.8 Miles to Parkway) Exit South on 15th St Toward Allentown, Pass YMCA on left, cross over open bridge, go thru next stop light. Just over the hill (there will be a 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree right turn into the parkway (middle road) and follow road to end.  You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.

From Rt. 78 (East or West):(1.5 Miles to Parkway) Exit and go north on Lehigh St toward Allentown for one mile then turn left onto Jefferson / 15th St at Traffic Light at Parkway Shopping Center. Go 1/4 mile and (at 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree left into Parkway (middle road) and follow road to end. You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.

Printable Directions

CONTACT US

For more information contact us : info@firststrides.com or call Michelle Sames at 610-398-8532.