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Relay For Life set for June 28-29

The annual Relay For Life of Grove City will be held from 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28 to 8 a.m. Sunday, June 29, at Grove City High School, 4665 Hoover Road.

Teams can begin setting up their sites at 10 a.m. Saturday. This year's theme is country western.

A silent auction, a vendors block and entertainment are scheduled throughout the event for participants and the public. All proceeds from the silent auction and team sites go toward the event's goal to raise $72,000.

Time remains to sign up to participate or donate, which can be done online. Visit relayforlife.org and search for Grove City.

A survivors' dinner is planned for Friday, June 20, at Grove City Church of the Nazarene. Cancer survivors and caregivers who have responded to invitations will be treated to dinner courtesy of Grove City Rotary Club. The dinner speaker will be Rob Grady, a survivor himself.

Relay For Life is a multinational fundraising program for the American Cancer Society. Funds are used for cancer research, treatment, care and survivor scholarships.

For more information, email event chairman David Kerr at grovecityrelay@ gmail.com. Updates can be found online at relayforlife.org and on the Facebook page Relay For Life, Grove City, Ohio.