"Run for the Red, White and Blue," an Armed Forces Day fundraiser, will be Saturday, May 18, at Chennault Park in Monroe. The 5K run begins at 7 a.m. with early registration at the park, and the run begins at 8 a.m.
Awards will be presented at 9:30 a.m. An open house follows at the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum, 701 Kansas Lane. Hotdogs and lemonade will be served to runners and their fans.
Proceeds from this inaugural event will benefit the Museum, with a portion dedicated to the Home for Homeless Veterans project.
The Chennault Museum is operated through the Louisiana Secretary of State and the Friends of Chennault Museum.