Coastal Carolina University will hold its second annual Dance/
Music Marathon on Saturday, Feb. 3 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Beach
Place at Midtown (formerly Yesterday's Nightclub). The marathon is a
fund-raising event for the Children's Miracle Network benefiting McLeod
Children's Hospital in Florence, S.C. The theme for this year's event
is "McLeod's Island: The Eight-Hour Tour."
The event is open to the public and admission is a minimum
donation of $20 at the door or $15 for those who pre-register. The
event will include free food, live entertainment, contests and visits
from children who have been patients at McLeod. Participants will
receive a marathon T-shirt.
Instructors will be on hand to teach various dance techniques.
Funds raised by the marathon will be used to benefit children who
suffer from muscular dystrophy, birth defects, burns, abuse, cystic
fibrosis, AIDS and cancer.
To make a donation, register or for more information, contact
Coastal's Office of Student Activities at 349-2311.