Burn Survivor Reunion - Celebration of Life

Please join us for this free event, the 18th Annual Celebration of Life Burn Survivor Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 16 at the Friday Center. Our annual gathering offers survivors a chance to come together to share their stories of struggle, recovery and hope.

Current and former burn center staff , friends and community volunteers will participate in this uplifting event which begins with a morning of rekindling relationships. New this year will be a silent auction to raise money for our support programs for burn survivors and their families.


  • 9 a.m. - Registration and Continental Breakfast in the Atrium

Chapel Hill and Carrboro Fire Departments’ Fire Safety House and other activities

  • 10 a.m. Program in Grumman Auditorium - “Just Get Over It” given by Susan Lugli
  • 10 a.m -12:30 p.m. Children’s Program
  • 12:30 p.m. Lunch
  • 1:30 p.m. Gathering of everyone in Grumman Auditorium for Lecture Preview, Music and Silent Auction

Children’s Program Continues

  • 2:30 p.m. Silent Auction Ends
  • 3 p.m. Support Groups, Workshop on Staring
  • 5 p.m. Event Ends

Please call (919) 966-3693 to confi rm your attendance or send in the postage-paid return postcard by Oct. 1. Please bring anyone in your family with whom you would like to share this day! Click here to see a brochure.