5K & Polar Bear Plunge benefitting 'A Time for Science'

GRIFTON, NC (WITN) - 'A Time for Science' is hosting its annual Polar Plunge 5K Trail Run/Walk on February 24.

Proceeds from the event will benefit programming at the science center for kids.

The 5k race can be ran or walked and winners will be awarded at the end, before the optional polar plunge.

Check-in begins at 7:30am on Saturday, February 24 with the race starting at 8:30am.

It's being held at A Time for Science's Ayden/Grifton nature center location at 949 Contentnea Lane.

There will be a campfire, cocoa and breakfast provided for all participants and spectators.

You can call 252-531-7203 or visit atimeforscience.org for more information.