SHIRLEY -- Relay for Life of Greater Ayer will host a kickoff birthday party on Friday, Feb. 1, celebrating 100 years of the American Cancer Society.

The event will be held at St. Anthony's Parish Hall in Shirley from 6 to 8 p.m.

We encourage everyone interested in learning more about Relay, or ways they can help, to join us. There will be food, music and games for the kids.

The church is at 14 Phoenix St.