Relay for life events are planned this month in Marshall and Washington counties.
Marysville will host the benefit for the American Cancer Society Saturday evening, July 23rd from 6-11 p.m. at the National Guard Armory. A free will donation, meal, games, silent auction, music, and luminaria ceremony are planned. For details, contact Dawn Vorseth in Marysville.
Washington County has scaled back an overnight event, and will instead host a Relay For Life event Saturday July 30th, from 8-11 a.m. at Kansas Specialty Dog Service facility in Washington. Walkers will be inside, with a survivor and caregiver breakfast planned from 8-9 a.m., and luminaria names read from 9-11 a.m. Committee members this year include Sharon Aufdengarten, Gay-Lynn Manning, Jennifer Metz, and Shana Jenson.
The Relay For Life annual events benefit the American Cancer Society.