Saline Relay for Life Events at Henne Field Saturday

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 05/13/2017 - 02:56

Residents are invited to join the Saline community’s fight against cancer at a series of Relay for Life events Saturday at Henne Field, 105 E. Bennett St., in Saline.

Here’s a list of the events:

Run For Your Life 5K

The third annual Run for Your Life 5K begins at 9 a.m.

Participants can register on site starting at 8 a.m.

Runners have an hour to complete the course before they’re have to complete the course using sidewalks.

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Bark for Life

People are invited to bring their dog to Henne Field at 11 a.m. for a series of events and activities including:

  • Costume contest
  • Tennis ball dive
  • Agility course
  • Kissing booth

The cost is $20 for one dog and $25 for two dogs. Bark for Life registration begins at 10:30 a.m.


Rely for Life

Relay for Life is no longer a 24-hour event. Once again, it’s being held at Henne Field.

Here’s the schedule of events:

  • 4 p.m. – Opening ceremony (Speakers include Mayor Marl, survivor Heather Feldkamp and Dr. Ramdane Harouaka)
  • 5 p.m. – Survivors Lap.
  • 5 p.m. -- Health and Wellness tent opens
  • 5 p.m. – Survivor and Caregiver reception begins
  • 5 p.m. – Working with Applied Fitness Solutions
  • 5:45 p.m. – Celebrity Dodgeball
  • 6 p.m. – Live music
  • 8 p.m. – Live music by Sarah Price
  • 8:45 p.m. -- Luminaria Ceremony, a memorial service for those who died.
  • 9:30 p.m. – Closing ceremony

So far, Relayers have raised $23,952.94 for the American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer.



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