The Race For Every Child on Oct. 19 at Freedom Plaza is a fun event that raises funds for Children’s National Health System, which promotes child health and wellness. Pre-race activities start at 7 a.m.; 5k at 8:45 a.m.; and Kids’ Dash at 10:15 a.m. Children between the ages of 3 and 10 are eligible to participate in the Kids’ Dash. Registration is $15. The 5k is $40 through Sept. 15; then $50. childrensnational.donordrive.com.