Halloween family fun fest set for Oct. 29 to benefit THON

October 26, 2011

Penn State York's THON Committee is having a Halloween Family Fun Fest on Saturday, Oct. 29 with proceeds going to The Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, fondly known as THON, to help children with cancer through the Four Diamonds Fund at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center. The event takes place from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center on campus and is open to the public.

The cost is $3 for children (adults are free) Come out for games, music, pumpkin painting, assorted crafts, face painting, basket raffles and much more!

For more information, contact Kara Smith at kjs5375@psu.edu or Carley Spangler at ces5502@psu.edu.

Help Penn State York’s THON Committee raise as much money as possible to support the fight against pediatric cancer.  Mark your calendar now for THON Weekend, Feb. 17-19, 2012, at the Bryce Jordan Center on Penn State's University Park campus. Last year THON’s combined total raised from across the University was a record-breaking $9,563,016.09. To learn more about THON, visit www.thon.org.


  • Penn State York's THON Committe members cheered on dancers during THON 2010.

    IMAGE: Barbara Dennis

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Last Updated October 27, 2011