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Kenilworth Relay for Life to Be Held this Saturday

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Relay for Life of Kenilworth will kick off on Saturday, June 10 at 6 p.m. at David Brearley High School.

The opening ceremony will take place at 6:45 p.m. to honor everyone who is affected by cancer. Immediately following the ceremony, cancer survivors will take their victory lap. Afterwards, the caregivers will walk their lap, typically with those who they have supported.

The Luminaria Ceremony will be held at 10 p.m. The Relay for Life website reads, “Each Luminaria bag represents a loved one lost to cancer, brings support to those affected by it, and honors survivors. This powerful moment gives people the opportunity to grieve but also offers hope and comfort.”

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The event will end on June 11 at 5 a.m. with the closing ceremony.

In the meantime, event coordinators are still taking donations. More information can be found at www.relayforlife.org/kenilworthnj. For any questions, email amanda.smith@cancer.org.

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