Athens-Concord Town Social Announces Theme

For Immediate Release: 
Jun 15 2010

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
Office: (304) 384-6312

Athens-Concord Town Social Announces Theme

ATHENS - “Athens-Concord: Cleaner and Greener” is the theme for the 24th Annual Athens-Concord Town Social set for Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the front lawn of Concord University.

Event organizers said the theme spotlights recycling and other green initiatives undertaken by the Town of Athens and Concord University.

The yearly gathering features craft vendors and informational displays, live musical entertainment, children’s games, a complimentary picnic lunch, free admission and lots more family fun. Individuals, along with a local business, who have enhanced community and campus life, will be honored during the festivities.

The Athens High School Class of 1960 is holding its 50th reunion at the town social. For more information on the reunion contact Paul Hodges at 304-384-7879.

Vendors are invited to set up a booth, free-of charge, to display and sell their handicrafts during the social. For information and to reserve a vendor space contact Anne O’Sullivan at 304-384-7353 or Sharon Griffee at 304-384-3243. Reservations should be made by Friday, July 30, 2010.

For general information on the event contact Lynne White, Athens-Concord Town Social Committee chairperson, at 304-384-4117 or