Community Day at Cheyney University Set for April 21

January 17, 2012

Community Day at Cheyney University is planned for Saturday April 21 from 8 am to 2 pm. Activities are scheduled in the Cope Hall Gymnasium and O’Shields-Stevenson Stadium and will be held rain or shine, with cancellation planned for only severe weather. Activities are free and open to the public.
Community Day begins with thee4th annual Thornbury 5K/10K race organized by the Western Delaware Valley Lions Club. This is an out and back race starting and ending at Cheyney For more information regarding the Thornbury 10K/5K, visit or

Activities include the Thornbury 5K/10K Junior Races,   Moon Bounce, face painting,   exhibits, food and merchandise vendors, family entertainment and games, activities and resource information presented by University departments and student organizations.

The events will take place on the University’s main campus and is sponsored in part by the Cheyney Foundation. Cheyney University actively seeks corporate sponsorships for this event - financial or in-kind.  Your contribution is tax deductible. While this is an excellent opportunity to showcase your business, this is also a great way to give back to the local community.  For more information on ways to contribute, please send your inquiry to