Relay for Life time

By on June 15, 2011

The 2011 Relay for Life of Norlanco to benefit the American Cancer Society will be held on June 17 and 18 at the Cocalico High School football stadium complex.

The schedule is as follows: relay begins Friday at 4 p.m.; survivors reception at 5 p.m.; opening ceremonies, survivors/caregivers lap at 6 p.m.; team captain lap at 7 p.m.; Miss Relay contest on main stage at 7:30 p.m.; luminaria service at 9 p.m.; Glow with Hope lap with glow sticks/necklaces, live music with Joe Lerman and videoing at the purple couch at 10 p.m.; Power of Purple Lap with participants wearing relay purple and karaoke on the main stage at 11 p.m.; pie eating contest with teams of two at the main stage at 11:30 p.m.; "Marga-Relay-Ville" parade, team event and snoring contest at midnight; plunger fun relay for 18 years or older at the center of the football field at 1 a.m.; PJ’s and teddy bear lap at 2 a.m.; inner tube lap at 3 a.m.; favorite sports team jersey lap at 4 a.m.; crazy hat lap and snoring contest ends at 5 a.m.; Support Our Troops lap where participants wear red, white and blue at 6 a.m.; Beach Boys music hour at 7 a.m.; pirate and shark lap and captain’s social at the survivors tent at 8 a.m.; Zumba at center field at 8:30 a.m.; Cocalico Alumni Band and Alma Mater lap at 9 a.m.; fight back ceremony and videoing at the purple couch at 10 a.m.; tent site decorating contest judging begins at 10:15 a.m.; smokers quitter lap at 10:30 p.m.; honorary chair and caregiver lap, Lori and Randy Gockley and family, at 11 a.m.; dunk tank opens at 11:30 a.m.; sunglasses and beach ball lap, sun patrol hour, sunscreen handout and Pantene Beautiful Lengths haircut on main stage at noon; Hawaiian shirt and flip flops lap and road race team events at 1 p.m.; tug-of-war team event and dunk tank closes at 2 p.m.; closing ceremonies and victory lap at 3 p.m.; and Relay for Life ends at 4 p.m.

Advocacy and mission schedule includes: cancer advocacy tent opens on Saturday at 9 a.m.; free raffle from 9 a.m. to noon; free spinal analysis by Chiropractor Dr. Kost from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; craft time, including sand art, decorate a flower pot, color a birthday card, or create a Cancer awareness bracelet, all $1, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; fight back ceremony at 10 a.m.; free massages (must schedule under advocacy tent at 9 a.m.), 10 a.m. to noon provided by Denise Gulden and noon to 2 p.m. provided by Salon Art-Tiff; smokers quitters lap at 10:30 a.m.; healthy living session with Ann Hess from 11:30 a.m. to noon; sun patrol hour from noon to 1 p.m.; free raffle winners announced at 12:30 p.m.; call to road to recovery race at 12:30 p.m.; road to recovery race, sponsored by Black Racing, Tommy Blackwell, 1 to 2 p.m.; and advocacy tent closes at 2 p.m.

Youth activities will be as follows: Friday, scavenger hunt, center field, 10 to 11 p.m.; and Saturday, movie at survivors tent at 2 a.m.; giant twister (available for play), center field, 4 to 10 a.m.; and candy scramble (kids only), center field, 11:30 a.m. More RELAY, page A20

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