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Relay for Life Meetings

by Linda Ahronian

Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston announces a "make-up" youth team and chaperone meeting on June 3, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Church in Holliston.  If your team couldn't make it to the first youth team meeting here is another opportunity to turn in your youth and chaperone forms.  It is mandatory that all youth teams are represented by one team member and one chaperone at this meeting if the May 20, 2014 meeting was not attended.  For more information, please contact Linda Ahronian at 774-217-3023.

Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston Bank Night takes place at St. Mary's Church in Holliston on June 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.  Teams should plan to turn in any donations collected at this important and information-filled evening.  Tee-shirts will be distributed along with campsite assignments.  Due to the important nature of this meeting, please send at least one team member if the team captain cannot attend.  Contact Linda Ahronian at 774-217-3023 with any questions.


Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston takes place on June 14-15, 2014 at Ashland Middle School located at 87 West Union St, Ashland.  Opening ceremonies take place at 12 noon on June 14th after which the survivors and caregivers take to the track for the first lap.  Other notable events include the 4:00 p.m. Pantene Beautiful Lengths ponytail cutting/donations to be used for free wigs to those cancer survivors/patients who have lost their hair through chemotherapy.  Hair must be clean, straightened if curly, less than 5% white and free of permanent hair dye.  Permission slips are needed for those under eighteen years old.  The remember ceremony and luminaria laps at 9:00 p.m. are solemn ceremonies where we remember those we have lost to cancer and also to honor our survivors. The public is welcome to drop by and see what Relay For Life is all about anytime from noon on June 14th until 11:00 p.m. when only authorized participants are allowed to stay.  For more information, please visit our website or call Linda Ahronian at 774-217-3023 for more information.  We sincerely hope to see you all there on June 14th.