03/24/2020, WILKES-BARRE – Because of the COVID-19 crisis, the Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA has postponed its Kentucky Derby Gala. The gala, originally scheduled for May 2nd, will now be held on Friday, October 2nd.
The event, which will support the mission of the Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA, will begin with cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m. followed by race viewing and wagering. Dinner and dancing will follow. A trip raffle and silent auction will also be featured.
Kathleen Dunsmuir and Barbara Maculloch are co-chairs of the event. Additional committee members include: Will Beekman, Lissa Bryan-Smith, Kate Button, Greg Collins, Cheryl Connolly, Ruth Corcoran, Jamie Dudick, Mary Erwine, Lindsay Griffin, Molly Hoegen, Paul Kabacinski & John Barancho, Katie M Kemmerer, Lindsay Landis, Robert & Kim Mericle, Catherine Mihalick, Mike Murray, Gerry & Barbara O’Donnell, Dale Rapson, Dr. Durelle & Connie Scott, Gretchen Sevison, Sister Miriam Stadulis, Jim & Marie Thomas and Alison Zurawski
For more information on the Kentucky Derby Gala, including details on sponsoring the event, visit www.wbymca.org/kentucky-derby or contact Jamie Dudick at email@example.com.