Christy Mathewson Days Activities Announced
La Plume –
This year’s celebration features a variety of new events lasting from early morning through evening at
Highlights of this year’s activities include:
Friday, August 10
Noon Christy Mathewson Collection opens in Gambal Athletic Center Lobby.
8 p.m. Lecture and book signing by Bob Gaines, author of the book, “The Three Mathewsons,” which chronicles the life and times of Christy Mathewson.
Saturday, August 11
7 a.m. Christy Mathewson Collection opens for the day in Gambal Athletic Center Lobby at
7:30 a.m. Registration for “The Big 6K” run/walk at
8 a.m. “Big 6K Run/Walk” begins at
9 a.m. Race awards presentation.
9-10 a.m. Breakfast for race participants.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Christy Mathewson Adult Softball Tournament
Noon – 2 p.m. Musical introduction clinic organized by Devon Clarke for his Eagle Scout project.
5 p.m. Christy Mathewson Day Parade starts at
6 p.m. Parade ends at
7:30 p.m. Original live music by Chris Hludzik.
For more information on Christy Mathewson Days, call the Christy Mathewson Days hotline (570) 945-8169 or visit the Factoryville Facebook page.