Relay For Life for Barrington has a number of events scheduled as part of its quest to raise $400,000 for the American Cancer Society and maintain its ranking as No. 2 in the state in relay programs.
Events include the sixth annual mega garage sale held last weekend in Deer Park.
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Other upcoming events are:
• Bowling Social, 7-10 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Brunswick Bowling Zone, 21080 N. Rand Road, Lake Zurich. Donation minimum of $20 includes bowling, shoes, soda and pizza. (847) 438-5585. Event chair: Meredith McDonnell, email@example.com.
• St. Anne's Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at 120 N. Ela St., Barrington. Event chair: Mary Sneed, firstname.lastname@example.org or (847) 756-4235.
• Runway Fashion Show, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, June 2, Barrington Hills Country Club, 300 W. County Line Road, Barrington. Event chair: Leslie Roberts, email@example.com or (847) 274-4350.
• Relay For Life, 6 p.m. Friday, June 7, to 6 a.m. Saturday, June 8, Barrington High School, including a cake-decorating contest and the world record for birthday cakes in one location. Contact Diane Ahrens, firstname.lastname@example.org, (224) 805-1220.
There also will be a golf outing Aug. 26.
The group said 72 cents of every dollar raised goes to the local community to help those in need and to fund a cure.