The eighth annual Relay For Life of Shepaug Valley will kick off with the opening ceremony May 21 at 6 p.m. in Washington.

The overnight fundraiser for the American Cancer Society will be held at River Walk Park off School Street.

Survivors interested in attending a complimentary survivor reception are asked to email Missy Cole at

For more information, to form a team or to become a committee member, call Tricia Reilly at 860-354-3899 or email

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