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Relay For Life of Eastern

Saturday May 30th- Sunday May 31st

11 a.m. - 11 a.m.

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Plainfield Town Hall
29 Major Dr, Plainfield, CT Map it

22 teams and 325 participants have raised $28,536.37

Total above may not reflect all participants, teams, and donations

2015 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS              

11:00 Am         Opening Ceremonies

                        *Ecumenical Prayer, Pastor Terry Hood

                        *Colors Presented by,

The Norwich Police Department

   The Young Marines

Boy Scouts 

                                    *National Anthem PHS Choir

*Introductions: Co-Event Chairs 

  Chelle Wright and Rebecca Theriaque

*Backus Hospital’s Regional

  Director of Oncology Services Jim O’Dea

*CT State Lead Legislative Ambassador for

  The American Cancer Society’s

  Cancer Action Network Lynne Peters

*Caregiver Poem, James Theriaque

*Survivor & Caregiver Lap Music By, PHS Choir

Survivor Reception in the Survivor Lounge Following the Survivor Lap.

12 Noon           Music by the Trio, Confession.

12:30pm          Team Spirit Challenge (Tug of War)

1:15pm            Theme Lap (Crazy Hat Lap)

1:45pm            Team Spirit Challenge (3’s Company)

2:00pm            Theme Lap (Super Hero)

2:30pm            Team Spirit Challenge (WCTY T-shirt Race)

3:00pm            Music By, Steve Daggette                      

4:00pm            Theme Lap (Pirate Lap)

4:30pm                        Spirit Ceremony

4:50pm            Team Spirit Challenge (fire brigade)

5:00pm            Music By, Alexis Buck and Nik Adams

5:45pm            Team Spirit Challenge (Homer’s Lunch Break)

6:00pm            Theme Lap (Luau)

6:30pm            Team Spirit Challenge (The macho man)


7:00pm            Basket Drawings!

7:15pm            Music By, The Savitsky Sisters

8:00pm            Musical Performances By

                                                            Ellen Kane

Natasha Darius

9:00pm            Lighting Of the Luminaria

Musical Performances By

                                                            PHS Chamber Choir

9:15pm                        Luminaria Ceremony

                                    Reading of the Dedications

10:30pm          Karaoke in the Survivor Lounge!


7:00am                        Coffee is ON!

7:30am            Sunrise YOGA!! With Terry Hood

8:00am                        Theme Lap (Pajama Lap)

8:30am                        Theme Lap (Stuffed Lovie Lap)

9:00am                        Team Spirit Challenge (burst my bubble)

10:00am             Team Spirt Challenge (Rise and Shine! Uncle sam)

10:30am                      TEAM SPIRT AWARDS!!

11:00am                      Closing Ceremony

                        Door Prizes!!!









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The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. Today, with the support of thousands of volunteers like you, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day. And we won't stop until we finish the fight against cancer! Please join us!

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Top Participants
  1. Sapphire Club Personal Donation Made Keith Murphy - $2,283.00
  2. Chelsea Runkle - $860.00
  3. Platinum Club David Pierce - $795.00

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Top Teams
  1. Silver Team JCSBeats Cancer - $4,213.00
  2. Silver Team Cappy's Crew - $3,745.17
  3. Silver Team Becca's BackStage Bosses! - $3,698.00