Special Olympics of Carbon County will host a Track and Field Competition at the Jim Thorpe High School stadium as part of the Birthday Celebration Weekend on Saturday, May 21. Athletes from Columbia, Montour, and Luzerne counties will be attending.

The Opening Ceremony begins at 11 a.m. and athletes will be attending the unveiling of the newest statue at the mausoleum of James Thorpe. That program begins at 10 a.m.