The following events are planned:

Shamrock Shuffle, Saturday, March 16, UW-Eau Claire, McPhee Physical Education Center, 503 University Drive. The Little Leprechaun 1K for ages 3 to 10 begins at 9 a.m.; Littlest Leprechaun one-tenth of a mile toddle, 9:40 a.m.; and 5K run/walk, 10 a.m. Information:

St. Patty’s Day Fun Run, 1 p.m. Saturday, March 16, Lazy Monk Brewing, 97 W. Madison St.

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