The kickoff of the year-long celebration of Slatington's 150th anniversary is getting close.
The events committee for the borough's anniversary committe said volunteers are needed for the Aug. 24 kickoff for various jobs, including manning stands, ticket sales and taking borrowed chairs to the site.
At this week's meeting, the committee began finalizing plans.
The kickoff celebration will begin at 4 p.m., but volunteers are needed beginning at 9 a.m.
Needed are more crafters.