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Relay for Life is tomorrow



If you go — Saturday, August 5, 2017

Relay for Life registration begins at 9 a.m. with an opening ceremony at 10 a.m., which also marks the opening of the relay store, which offers lap beads and nachos. The store remains open until 9 p.m.

Survivors and caregivers begin the relay portion by walking the first lap at 10:30 a.m., followed by a survivor’s reception and luncheon at 11 a.m. The silent auction begins at 11 a.m. as well, and remains open until 3 p.m.

At 11:15 a.m. is a “May the Cure Be with You” water pistol course, with a Columbia Bank taco lunch fundraiser following from noon to 1:30 p.m.

There will be music with Ted Horwitz noon to 1 p.m., a cupcake walk at 12:30 p.m., an orange relay at 1:30 p.m. and an ice cream social at 2:30 p.m.

At 4:15 p.m. participants can play “Bingo for a Cure” at $1 a card, and from 5 to 6 p.m. the Dufur Boys will perform bluegrass music inside the Civic.

From 5 to 6:30 p.m. is a Fred Meyer Tri-Tip dinner fundraiser, and from 7 to 9 p.m. is a “paint at relay” event.

At 9 p.m. there will be a “Sprit of Relay” ceremony, followed by a luminaria ceremony at 9:45 p.m.

The Relay ends at 11 p.m.

The Mid-Columbia Relay for Life is Saturday, Aug...

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