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It's a Relay for Life weekend in Greencastle

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

The Greencastle Relay for Life is going on Friday and Saturday, May 13 and 14 on Greencastle-Antrim's Kaley Field where there will be 66 teams with 800 registered participants seeking to raise $209,00 for the American Cancer Society. A special feature this year will be the chance to register for the Cancer Prevention Study-3 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday.

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, May 13, 2011

4 p.m. Tent/Camper setup, Registration Tent Opens, Luminaria Sales Tent Opens

My Reason to Relay Banner (entire relay), Survivor Banner ( entire relay), Rockin' not Walkin  (entire relay)

4:30 to 8:30 p.m. — CPS-3 Study Enrollment

5 to 8:30 p.m. — Relay Store Opens and Relay Alley/ Basket Raffle Tent Opens, Schwann's Ice Cream Social

6 p.m. — Opening Ceremonies with National Anthem, Speakers and Survivors-Caregivers Lap/Survivor Reception

 7:30 p.m. — Sweetheart lap/ ACS CAN lap

 8 p.m. — Team Recognition/Introduction Lap

9:30 p.m. — Luminaria Ceremony *please note time change this year*

10:30 to 11:30 p.m. — Miss Relay Pageant

10:30 p.m. to 12 midnight — Relay Alley/Basket Alley open

Saturday, May 14, 2011

7 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Relay Alley/Basket alley Open

8 a.m. — Registration Tent Opens

8 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Relay Store Open

8:30 a.m. — Pajama Lap

9 a.m. to 12 noon — Early Registration for 2012

9 to 10 a.m. — Dance Lap

9:30 a.m. — Simon Sez

10 to 10:30 a.m. — Scavenger Hunt

10 to 11 a.m. — Poker Lap

11 a.m. — Fight Back Ceremony featuring Tai Chi,Yoga and Zumba

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Kids Games

12 noon — Drawing for Team Captain's Early Registration Prize

12:30 p.m. — Greencastle-Antrim Alumni Band

2 p.m. — Giant Ice Cream Sundae with the Franklin County Dairy Princess

2:30 p.m. — Basket Raffle winners announced

3 p.m. — Patriotic Lap

3:30 p.m. — Cash Drawing/Team Awards/ Recognition

4 p.m. — Closing Ceremony/Final Lap