Second Annual Turkey Trot for Hospice Near McHenry Homes

November 18, 2013

McHenry Thanksgiving Day EventsIf you want to start your Thanksgiving day festivities off the right way and burn plenty of calories so that you can eat that extra piece of dessert, register now for the Second Annual Turkey Trot for Hospice being held near our McHenry homes.

Taking place on Thanksgiving Day beginning at 8 a.m. at McHenry High School Estate Campus, this 5K run/walk benefits JourneyCare Hospice and Palliative Services¬† in memory of Carlene Siman. Last year’s race generated $17,000 in proceeds, and this year’s event promises to be even bigger. After the race, $200 cash prizes will be awarded to the overall first place male and female finishes, gift certificates for running shoes from The Running Depot will be presented to the overall second place winner and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each age group. There will also be a variety of raffle prices.

After you’ve participated in this year’s race, we hope many of you will enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal in one of our new homes. Whether you’re one of our McHenry real estate homeowners or you’re visiting one of our residents, we know you’ll find that our beautiful homes at The Trails at Pheasant Ridge and Liberty Trails to be delightful.

If you aren’t yet a resident, we invite you to come see why more families are choosing to celebrate their blessings every day in one of our McHenry homes. With semi-custom Richmond homes priced from the $160,000s at Pheasant Ridge and homes from the $190,000s at Liberty Trails in McHenry, these communities combine the best of affordable, spacious living without sacrificing location.

In addition to these two communities, we also offer Poplar Grove real estate from the $160,000s at The Trails of Dawson Creek and Williams Bay real estate from the low $200,000s at Bailey Estates.

From our homes to yours, we hope you have a Happy Thanksgiving!

To learn more about all our homes, please give us a call at 815-385-4495.

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Roger Gerstad is the president of Gerstad Builders, a family-owned and operated company committed to construction of homes of the highest quality known to the industry. Roger is a graduate of Bradley University and was educated in the field of construction through the wisdom and leadership of his father. Gerstad has developed the communities of Mill Creek, Waters Edge, Winding Creek, Deerwood, Chesapeake Hills, Abbey Ridge, The Trails of Winding Creek, Pebble Creek, Timber Trails, The Trails of Boone Creek, The Trails of River Oaks, The Towns of Boone Creek, Liberty Trails, and Abbey Ridge Townhomes in McHenry, Illinois as well as Pheasant Ridge in Richmond, Illinois, Bailey Estates in Williams Bay, Wisconsin and Dawson Creek in Poplar Grove, Illinois.

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