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Turn To Us is taking ROW RUN RIDE outside with Pocono Biking and Pocono Whitewater!

You will check-in at the Mauch Chunk Lake main boat launch parking lot at 8:30am. After checking in, your day will start with a run/walk down the wooded path along the lake to the dam. There, Pocono Biking will fit you for a bike and provide a bike helmet. Enjoy a ride down the Switchback Trail until you reach Pocono Biking in downtown Jim Thorpe. Return the bike, then head down to the river for your rafting briefing for the 8-mile whitewater rafting adventure! An all-you-can eat buffet will be served midway. Buses will shuttle back to Mauch Chunk Lake.

RATE: $45 per person - open to anyone ages 8 and up.

INCLUDES: Water, snacks, bike rental, helmet, life jacket, 8-mile rafting trip, all-you-can eat lunch (hot dogs, potato salad, chips, drink)

RESERVATIONS: Reservations MUST BE made directly through Pocono Whitewater at 1-800-WHITEWATER(800-944-8392) with the RESERVATION NUMBER: 266240. Reservation is under Alicia Kline, Turn To Us.

WHAT TO WEAR: Wear running/biking clothing to start the trip. You may bring a bag with change of clothes for the rafting portion. Bags must close and be clearly labeled with your name. We will take them to Pocono Biking so you can change before you hit the river. No flip flops are allowed on the river - wear old sneakers or water shoes.

This is not a race as the group will raft together.

Event is rain or shine. You WILL get wet on the river.

While this is a fundraiser for Turn To Us, this is a great way for Turn To Us to get the community out in nature, get active, and have fun!

SPONSORS

Triathlon Level - St. Luke's Heath Network Miner's Campus

Row Level - Seitz Brothers, Jim Thorpe Neighborhood Bank

Ride Level - Mauch Chunk Trust Company, Weahterly Area Community Pharmacy

Run Level - Roberti and Roberti, LLC.

Please contact Alicia at 570-732-4220 or alicia@TurnToUsInc.org with questions.

 

November 4, 2017

Tree and Turkey Bingo

Kick off the holiday season by winning a turkey or tree!

There will be 25 BINGO games - 12 prizes trees, 12 prizes turkeys, and last game will be a cash prize!

Doors open at 11am, BINGO starts at Noon.

Tickets will be sold throughout the year at the office 404 Center Street and at events we attend or you can mail a check with BINGO in the memo line.

$20 ahead of time
$25 at the door

50/50 and basket raffle

More details to follow.

If you would like to sponsor a tree or turkey, please call Alicia at 570-732-4220.

PAST EVENTS:

SPECTRUM OF SUPPORT - Field Day for Special Needs Children and Their Siblings

Saturday, June 17th from 9am to Noon

Details and FREE registration HERE

POWDER PUFF TOURNEY featuring All Male Squad Cheerleading Competition

Sunday, July 30th starting at 9am

Big Creek Grange, 275 Grange Road, Lehighton, PA

$5 per person

 

Powder Puff Teams - all girls, teams of 16, students entering Freshman year and Seniors who just graduated, players can be from one school district or a mix from several schools.  Be creative!  Show your team spirit in your uniforms.  Get one of your football players to coach your team.

 

Cheerleading Squads - all boys, any squad size, students entering Freshman year and Seniors who just graduated, cheerleaders can be from one school district or a mix from several schools.  Squads will be judged on uniform, spirit, and DANCE competition.  Get some of your school's cheerleaders to teach you a routine and coach.

KIDS HELPING KIDS
The Turn To Us Teen Committee is excited to bring you the FIRST all school powder puff tournament.  Funds raised will help severely and chronically sick children and their siblings in Carbon County.

For more information, call Maria at 484-629-4997 or email at paslog@hotmail.com.