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Klepto 5k 2016!

Join us for our sixth annual “Klepto” 5k to benefit The Major David Brodeur Memorial Foundation!

Sunday, October 16th
1-4 PM

North American Martyrs Rectory
8 Wyoma Dr, Auburn, Massachusetts 01501

Run or walk and stay for the BEST post race event around!
Food, Beer (21+), DJ, kids’ event and more! All included in your registration! And of course, FREE t-shirts!

(Long sleeve tech tees only guaranteed for online registrants prior to September 26th. First come first serve thereafter. So register today!)

Registration $30 online, $35 race weekend
Online registration at:

Sorry, NO dogs are allowed.

Post race event catered by Catering Options and Wormtown Brewery.
DJ services provided by Champagne Toast Entertainment.

We are proud to be joined again this year by Team Hoyt New England!

More details to follow…

As always, many, many thanks to our sponsors!

Galaxy Development, LLC.
James Monroe Wire & Cable
Builder Systems Inc.
Stowe and Degon
Molasses Hill Woodworking
Wormtown Brewery
O’Connell & O’Connell, P.C. Attorneys at Law
Masterman’s Safety and Industrial Supply
Knights of Columbus
Cerrone, Graham Shepard, PC
Marois Brothers Construction
TD Bank
Webster Five
Millbury Federal Credit Union
Law Office of Scott C. Wrenn, PC
Fletcher Tilton, PC

Comedy Night Benefit on Friday, May 13th!

Bad luck? No way!

Come join us for a night of laughs Friday May 13th at Halligan’s Lounge, 889 Southbridge Street, Auburn MA 01501.

Headliner James Dorsey will be joined by John Perrotta and the evening will be hosted by former AHS comic Joe Hurley!


  • Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 9pm.
  • Advance tickets $20, available at:
  • Limited tickets at the door $25. Buy early, save $!
  • Proceeds benefit The Major David Brodeur Memorial Foundation

More about the artists below!

James Dorsey:
James-DorseyAfter receiving his first D- for conduct in the second grade, James realized school was not his cup of tea and took his “disruptive in class” trademark to the stand-up stage and never looked back!  He shares life experiences through animated, high energy , witty act outs and facial expressions. His use of  imitations and characters is incredibly vivid and entertaining.  James was the national winner of the Catch a New Rising Star competition,  the winner of the Plymouth Rock Comedy Festival and has performed at the prestigious Boston Comedy Festival .  James has been featured on the cover of Worcester Magazine, in Pulse Magazine, The Boston Herald, on Spike TV, the MyTV Network and Comcast on Demand.    James’ performance on stage has  been described as “Flawless, smooth and original.  A born professional”.  James has shared the stage with Patrice O’Neal, Gilbert Gottfried, Billy Gardell, Lenny Clarke, Jimmy Dunn, Mick Foley, Rachel Feinstein, Gary Gullman,  Don Gavin, Steve Sweeney,  Bryan Callen and Steven Wright.  He can be seen in every major comedy club in New England and will remain in your head and heart long after he has made his exit from the stage!!

John Perrotta:
John Perrotta “the Italian Don Rickles” has been performing stand-up comedy since 1991! John Perrotta is known for his rapid-fire delivery of one-liners and his ability to improv off any audience in a good natured way! John was voted Providence’s Best Comedian in the 2008 Providence Phoenix Reader’s Poll. John was inducted into the Rhode Island Comedy Hall of Fame in 2012. John Perrotta headlines at comedy clubs such as the Comedy Connection, Nick’s Comedy Stop, Catch A Rising Star, and for Dick Doherty’s Comedy Clubs! On 4/4/14 John Perrotta opened for America’s Got Talent runner-up Tom Cotter at the Comedy Connection! John has worked with such comedians as Bill Burr, Dane Cook, Colin Quinn, Gilbert Gottfried, and has opened for such musical acts as Eddie Money, John Cafferty, Juice Newton, & others. John Perrotta can help to make your party or corporate function a great success! John is also the owner of John Perrotta’s Comedy Factory-one of New England’s top traveling comedy clubs! John has put together hundreds of comedy shows at restaurants & night clubs throughout the New England area!

Joe Hurley:
Joe has been doing standup in and out of the classroom for 43 years as well as numerous MC appearances throughout the central Mass area—except Oxford.  He has also presented workshops on humor in the classroom and in nursing.



“A huge success”

Thank you all so much for helping us make this year’s event such an amazing success—even with the appearance from the snow!

We’d also like to thank the Telegram for the fantastic coverage of the Klepto 5k. We’re humbled and proud of the efforts put on by everyone who helped put on the race and by the participation and community shown by those who attended.

We really can’t thank you all enough.

Check out the coverage of the Klepto 5k on the Telegram site right here.

2013 Klepto 5k Registration and Details

Hey everybody!

The registration up and running for this year’s Klepto 5K!
You can register by following this link:

And just as a reminder, the details for this year’s race are below. Spread the word and let’s make this the best Klepto 5K yet!

2013 Klepto 5K

Date: October 20th 2013
Place: North American Martyrs, 8 Wyoma Drive , Auburn, MA 01501
Times: Registration starts at noon. Race starts at 1 PM.

Other details:

  • Post race meal provided by Outback Steakhouse
  • Beer for all registrants (21+) provided by Harpoon Brewery
  • Huge kids event including bounce house, balloon animals and more! All free!

Upcoming events!

We hope everyone has been having an excellent summer so far. It’s certainly been a busy one for us at The Major David Brodeur Memorial Foundation!

We are pleased to announce that the memorial plaza is almost complete and will be dedicated in October! With everything going on we thought it would be a good opportunity to fill everyone in on some upcoming events and happenings.

The Major David Brodeur Foundation invites you to join us for the upcoming activities scheduled for the Memorial Dedication Weekend at Auburn High School.

  • Friday, October 18 @ 7:00 PM
    Auburn High School Football Game Presentation of Major David Brodeur Foundation Scholarships and Grants
    Auburn High School
    99 Auburn Street, Auburn, MA
  • Saturday, October 19 @ 12:00 PM
    Memorial Dedication & Ribbon Cutting
    Auburn High School Rear Parking Lot
    99 Auburn Street, Auburn, MA
  • Sunday, October 20 @ 1:00 PM
    Annual KLEPTO 5k Race/Walk
    North American Martyrs Church
    8 Wyoma Drive, Auburn, MA

We hope we get to see you at one or all of the above events!