First Posted: 5/2/2007
On May 5, the Voluntary Action Center (VAC) will transform the Waverly Country Club, 903 S. Abington Road, Clarks Summit, into Church Hill Downs. An early evening of mint juleps, a derby dinner, open bar, horse chances and prizes begins at 3 p.m. The event ends at 6 p.m. The VAC, Scranton, will host this event to raise money for the various organizations it funds, including Volunteer Services Program, Big Brothers Big Sisters, FIRST, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, Tax Counseling for the Elderly and more. Live coverage of the derby will be broadcast. Admission is $50 per person. Event sponsors are available for $1,000, which includes a table for eight. Horse sponsorship is available for $150, which includes one admission. For more information, call the VAC at 347-5616.