The Higley Association will sponsor the family-oriented ‘Round the Islands Canoe and Kayak Race” Saturday, Aug. 7, at 10 a.m. The race will begin and end at Brookfield Powers’ “Big Rock” picnic area and boat launch off Pine Rd. in the Town of Colton. The adult and youth races will take paddlers on a scenic tour of a portion of Higley Flow. The “fledgling” child’s race is one mile in length with the longer race proceeding over a four mile course. Prizes will be given out in several categories. Following the race there are games on the water along with hot dogs, soda and cookies. Registration will be from 9-10 a.m.