By Paul Schmitt
Thousands of communities around the country and beyond will be coming together this weekend to participate in the annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Locally, The Kewaunee County Relay for Life will be holding their event Friday night at the Kewaunee High School from 6 p.m until midnight. Community Manager Heather Krawinkel shares this year’s theme.
In Door County, the theme is Welcome to the Beach and will start at 2 p.m. Saturday at Waterfront Mary’s in Sturgeon Bay with a special walk through Potawatomi State Park, according to Community Manager Shannon Thompson.
The Relay for Life includes a Luminaria ceremony to remember those who lost their battle with cancer. The event is free to the public and monies raised goes to the fight against cancer. You can find details of the activities being held in Kewaunee and Sturgeon Bay below.