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  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 8:20 AM - 10:20 AM CDT *Public practice *Any practices moved inside to the Don Hutson Center due to inclement weather, poor field conditions or for any other reason will be closed to the public due to space limitations. All other practices listed are expected to be open unless listed otherwise. All outdoor practices are expected to be held on Ray Nitschke Field (across from the Resch Center). All times indicated are Central.
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  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 6:30 PM CDT Packers 5K Run/Walk

    The fifth annual ‘5K Run/Walk at Lambeau Field,’ is set for Saturday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.

    The computer-timed run is highlighted by a neighborhood route that ultimately takes participants into Lambeau Field and around the famed gridiron. The event has a special finish line – the Packers’ ‘G’ painted on turf located in the parking lot.

    All participants will receive a Packers 5K Run T-shirt, a logoed bag, and a bib number and timing chip. To celebrate the race’s fifth anniversary, all participants will receive a commemorative medal. In addition, photos will be taken on the course and will be available at no cost on the Packers 5K Run website.

    Packers-themed awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age group. An awards ceremony will take place following the conclusion of the race.

    Registration, which is $25 for adults and $15 for children (12 and younger), will be available online beginning Friday, May 23, at www.packers.com/5k. Mail-in registration is also an option, with forms available online and in person at Lambeau Field. Runners can also register at the Bellin Run Expo on Friday, June 13, at Astor Park in Green Bay. Early registration is encouraged. After July 13, registration fees will increase to $30 and $20, respectively.

  • Sun., Jul. 27, 2014 8:20 AM - 10:20 AM CDT *Public practice *Any practices moved inside to the Don Hutson Center due to inclement weather, poor field conditions or for any other reason will be closed to the public due to space limitations. All other practices listed are expected to be open unless listed otherwise. All outdoor practices are expected to be held on Ray Nitschke Field (across from the Resch Center). All times indicated are Central.

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Packers Heritage Trail unveils monument plans

Posted Dec 19, 2012

The Packers Heritage Trail Foundation, Inc. held a press conference on Tuesday, Dec. 18, in the Neville Public Museum Auditorium that unveiled plans for a spectacular new centerpiece for downtown Green Bay.

Cliff Christl, president of the Packers Heritage Trail Foundation, and Scott King, treasurer, unveiled renderings of a new planned monument structure and green space surrounding it and made major announcements about the project. The monument will include a recognition wall for Packers Heritage Trail sponsors and those contributing to its endowment campaign. Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt and Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy both spoke at the event, as did some partners in the project.  

The Packers Heritage Trail opened this past summer and includes 22 commemorative plaques, including 21 within a mile of downtown Green Bay. The plaques detail the history of the storied Green Bay Packers and the community’s unwavering support of its cherished franchise over its first 50 years, from Curly Lambeau to Vince Lombardi.

The monument initiative will be coordinated by Packers Heritage Trail, Inc., a non-profit organization consisting of a volunteer board of directors.  Their mission is to promote Green Bay’s downtown, primarily its businesses and trail system, by telling the story of the rich and historic relationship between the Green Bay Packers and the community.

More information about the Packers Heritage Trail, including information on donations, can be found online at http://www.packersheritagetrail.com.

Courtesy Packers Heritage Trail


 
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