Clinton County Relay For Life Survivor Celebration

The entire Clinton County community is invited to come out to Central High School this Friday, August 2nd, to not only fight back against cancer at the Relay For Life event, but also to celebrate cancer survivors that live in our community!

The Survivor Celebration event kicks off with the Survivor dinner at 5 p.m. and lasts until 6:30 p.m. The opening ceremonies and Survivor Lap will begin at 7pm. In between the Survivor lap and the Luminaria ceremony, the Belleville Blend Barbershop Quartet will perform for those in attendance.

Relay For Life teams will also be selling food and drink options such as nachos, popcorn, snow cones, ski and water. There will be a raffle offered by J-Putt’s Lucky Crew who is raffling off a 50” Smart TV. The Relay For Life committee is also hosting their annual raffle with prizes such as a St. Louis Cardinal tickets, gift certificates to local businesses and much more! The St. Joseph Hospital Cancer Care Closet will also be in attendance to showcase the services they offer to cancer fighters.

At 8pm, the moving Luminaria ceremony will begin to remember the loved ones lost, to celebrate cancer survivors, and to show those affected by cancer that they are not alone. After the Luminaria ceremony, final announcements will be made and the closing ceremony will wrap up the 2019 Relay event.

Survivors can pick up their shirts before the event on August 1st at Central High School between 5pm and 7pm.

Don’t miss the opportunity to join with cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers and team members from throughout the community to “Celebrate. Remember. Fight Back.”

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