Athens-Concord Town Social Planned for Aug. 10

For Immediate Release: 
Jun 03 2014

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312,         






ATHENS, W.Va. – The 28th Annual Athens-Concord Town Social will be held on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014 on the front lawn of Concord University. Activities will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Theme for this year is “Athens-Concord: A Caring Community.”

The gathering features live musical entertainment, children’s games, free admission, craft vendors and informational displays.

Individuals, along with a local business, who have enhanced community and campus life, will be honored during the festivities.

Vendors are invited to set up a booth, free-of-charge, to display and sell their handicrafts. To reserve a vendor space contact Sharon Griffee at 304-384-3243 or Pat Edge at 304-384-7709. Reservations should be made by Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

For general information about the Town Social, contact Lynne White, chair of the Athens-Concord Town Social Committee, at 304-384-4117.


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.