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Register for Bridge to a Cure

It is not too late to register a team for the 16th annual Hastings Bridge to a Cure Aug. 6.

Logos of corporate sponsors at the Gold Level ($500 and above) are printed on the team T-shirts if the donation has been made by June 30.

Businesses and individuals interested in helping to underwrite this event can contact Laura Leak at 651-283-9649.

The annual walk to fight cancer and provide research, services for cancer victims and their families will be held from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, at Hastings High School.

This year's theme is "A world with less cancer is world with more birthdays." The team registration fee is $100. Each team can have up to 15 members.

To register a team, call co-chairs Pam Pontzer at 651-437-8695, Lori Mikel at 651-438-9322, or Tammy Rawling at 651-437-7454.

Anyone wanting to provide a luminary for a loved one ($10 donation) can do so at three of the Saturday Cruise-Ins in downtown Hastings. Bridge to a Cure committee members are teaming with Green Mill from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 26, and July 10 and 24. The luminaries for cancer survivors and cancer victims are available, as re markers to decorate them. They will them be displayed at Bridge to a Cure, with the lighting ceremony at 10 p.m.