Saturday’s ‘Relay for Life’ moved indoors

This weekend’s American Cancer Society “I Relay, What’s Your Superpower” Relay For Life of Columbus has been moved. Organizers explain that expected poor weather has moved the event to the air-conditioned main and auxiliary gyms at Central Middle School. The relay runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 22nd.

This public event, begins with opening ceremony, followed by the survivor lap. Survivors should arrive on site by 10:30 a.m. for registration. Survivors are also encouraged to stay for a taco lunch in the school cafeteria at noon.

Organizers say that teams should decorate their area with a superhero theme, bring silent and live auction items to the event, and make name tags for team members. Tables are available for teams to use at the school, and participants are encouraged to bring chairs. If weather permits, teams may also walk outside on the track.

Organizers say that Saturday’s agenda is as follows:
7 a.m.: Doors Open for Team Site Set-Up. Drop-Off at gym entrance in Bus Lot on Seventh Street until 10 a.m.;
11 a.m.: Opening Ceremony with Survivor, Survivor & Caregiver, and Sponsor Laps
11 a.m. -1:30 p.m.: Silent Auction
Noon: Survivor Lunch
12-1:30 p.m.: Entertainment–Dre’s Story & Dance
12:30 p.m.: Captain America’s Shield Throw
1:30 p.m.: Real Life Hero Lap
2 p.m.: Black Widow’s Puzzle Code
2:30 p.m.: Survivor Ice Cream Social & Thor’s Chugging Contest
3 p.m.: Fight Back Ceremony with Fight Back Challenge participants and Speaker Brad Davis
3:30 p.m.: Columbus Regional Hospital Sponsor Lap
4-6 p.m.: Live Auction
4:30 p.m.: Iron Man’s Challenge
5:30 p.m.: Hawkeye’s Memory Challenge
6-7:30 p.m.: Entertainment
6:30 p.m.: Hulk Smash
7:30 p.m.: Defeat Thanos!
8 p.m.: Luminaria Ceremony immediately followed by Closing Ceremony