The New Haven Schools Foundation Earth Day Celebration will take place Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Cesar Chavez Middle School and also utilize the popular Alameda Creek Trail near William Cann Park.

The Earth Day Celebration features a K-8 grade poster contest and science- and health-focused educational activities for students.

Event highlights:

  • 5K Run/Walk & 10K Run along the Alameda Creek Trail — REGISTER HERE
  • Professionally timed
  • Poster Contest – New! – Students in grades K-8 are eligible. For details and to register.  Download the 2019 Poster Contest Flyer.
  • Earth Day activities focused on science, the environment, health, and fitness. (Free, and open to all.)

The annual event is a fundraiser benefiting the students and schools of Union City and South Hayward. The 5K & 10K will include a chip-timed route for runners and a family-friendly walk for those who prefer a slower pace. 

Earth Day will be the focus of our poster contest and science-related fair, featuring activities related to STEM, the environment, recycling, healthcare, and fitness.


Cesar Chavez Middle School
2801 Hop Ranch Road
Union City


Saturday, April 20, 2019


7:30-8:25 am          Registration (day of registration okay; $5 extra fee)

8:30 am                    5K & 10K Event Start

10:30-11:00 am        Kid Races  & James Logan Show Choir Performance

11:00                         Event Conclusion

*All participants must complete 5K (run or walk) by 10:00 am.

Online Registration

Registration is here.

Printed registration form is here.