Pensieve 10k Progress Update!

Here comes the weekend…and with it, an update on our PENSIEVE PROGRESS! You’re showing us what it means to #RunForTheMemories, and in doing so, we’re at a funding level for 135 of our goal of 225! These music kits (and the training for the respective caregivers) will be magical gifts to those who receive them, and will be sure to do #SoMuchGood and bring so much joy to everyone involved! Keep in mind that the event closes overnight on May […]

Pensieve 10k: What Memories Do You Run For?

One of the most emotionally impactful aspects of working with Music & Memory as our charity partner for the Pensieve 10k is how it makes us think about those moments that we never want to leave us. Thoughts of loved ones, irreplaceable events, personal triumphs, all those points in time that define us and drive us. It’s with these wonderful memories in mind that we encourage those who register for the event to tell everyone about them; to share with […]

Announcing: The Pensieve 10k!

  Potterhead Running Club is pleased to present our third event of 2019: The Pensieve 10k! For this event, we’re diving into the mysterious magical object used by Hogwarts headmasters (and Harry, of course) to examine and re-live memories. Legend has it that the founders of Hogwarts found the Pensieve half buried in the ground, and supposedly one of the reasons the school was located in such a remote location. In the dark days leading up to the Second Wizarding […]

Our Next Charity Partner: Music & Memory!

I was four years old and sitting in a warm, loving kitchen in a small house in Neillsville, Wisconsin. My grandmother made me fish sticks and sat at the table talking with me while I ate. It was a perfect moment. It’s one of my earliest childhood memories…and it’s the only one I have of my grandmother before the Alzheimer’s and dementia put her in a nursing home for more than 10 years. Every other memory of my grandmother is […]