Afterschool program, Shiloh Project Lift, to hold opening celebration on Saturday


Shiloh Project Lift, an afterschool community-based program serving youth and families in the Shiloh / St. John community of Lynchburg, will hold an opening celebration from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at 4640 Narrow Paved Road (on St. John's Field). The public is invited to attend.

The program will include food, game truck, fire truck, face painting, corn hole game and more. A petition urging lawmakers to not deny funds for afterschool programs will be available for signing.

For more information, call (803) 453-5016 or email