Relay for Life meeting set

The next Jackson County Relay for Life team meeting is at 6:30 p.m. today at MainSource Bank in Seymour.

Team sponsorship money and forms are due today. Team members must be registered online and have $100 raised to guarantee a T-shirt.

As of March 13, 16 teams had raised $10,254 towards the $50,000 goal.

The Survivor Celebration is May 5 from 6 p.m. to midnight at Seymour Middle School. Survivors are encouraged to register online at www.relayforlife.org/jacksoncountyin on the Relay Stars team to ensure a correctly sized t-shirt. Survivors without internet access can call Relay Stars team captain Julia Aker at 812-216-2109.

Special laps following the survivor and caregiver laps include a community celebrities lap, team lap with chosen movie-themed items and dress like a celebrity lap. Evening activities also include a bouncy house and Simply Chic doing hair extensions for $10 each.

Vendors are needed for the event with 20 percent profit going to the Relay. Contact Melissa Rebber at jmrebber@hotmail.com.

Upcoming fundraisers include:

•Bloomin’ Librarians, Egg My House filled Easter egg orders due today and delivered Saturday — $15 for 25, $25 for 50, $50 for 100.

•Caring Hearts Marion KAY spices and Texas Roadhouse rolls for $4 dozen and $2 for butter.

•ESA One Step One Miracle will sell homemade ice cream for $10 per container to be delivered April 20 or 21.

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January Rutherford is a reporter for The (Seymour) Tribune. She can be reached at jrutherford@tribtown.com or 812-523-7069.