The Appling County Chapter of Relay For Life is planning its monthly meeting on March 11 at Baxley Freewill Baptist Church on Plier St. Committee meeting at 5:00 p.m. and a Team Captains meeting at 6:00 p.m. This is a very important meeting to conduct t-shirt orders and the corporate sponsors are due to get them back in time for the event and to have corporate sponsors on the back of shirt. If anyone is interested in forming a team please come to the meeting and sign up and go online at www.relayforlife.org/applingga sign your team and team members up.
For more information call 366-9668, Gail or any committee member. We are tired of what cancer is doing to our loved ones and friends! Are you? Come and let’s fight together!
Relay For Life upcoming dates of events:
March 7-8 - Melton’s Chapel Church Spring Fling yard sale, bake sale and more at 9:00 a.m.-until. For more information call Jennifer Simmons, 367-5489.
March 15 - Miss Relay For Life Pageant, ages 0-21, at Elementary Complex. For more information call Jenni Reynolds, 366-0962 or Felicia Lewis at 367-5214.
March 29 – Poker Run/Relay for Life Parade: sign-up for Poker run begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Old Junior High School. There is an entry fee charge. The parade and benefit run will begin at 10:00 a.m. Line up for parade at 8:30 a.m. at Old Junior High School, to proceed downtown, turning left at red light and ending at fairgrounds. There will be entertainment, fun and games, food and arts-n-crafts and vendors. All vendors welcome (A fee will be charged for all vendors). For more information call Mary Nell Alderman, 367-6126, Gail Taylor, 366-9668 or Randy Crummey, 366-1420/240-369. Please come and support these events!
March 21 – the annual “Survival Banquet” will be held (if you have or had any type of cancer you are invited) at Friendship Congregational Church at 6:00 p.m. There will be entertainment, food, guest speaker, and a night of relaxation, fun, enjoyment and fellowship.
Please RSVP by March 15, 2014 if you are planning to come to the banquet by calling 366-9668, Gail or Alene, 367-2913.