The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Tamaqua and Surrounding Communities is holding a "Power of Purple" pre-event community party Friday from 7 - 10 p.m. at the Hometown Fire Company to help prepare for the Relay For Life coming up in June, as well as to share the importance of Relay For Life in saving lives from cancer. The party is open to the public and will include light refreshment, beverages and music by DJ Brandon Fritz. There will also be games, door prizes and other giveaways. FMI, call (570) 645-2162 or (888) 227-5445 x3112.