The Juneau-area Special Olympics local games are scheduled for the next two weekends in Juneau.
The track and field games will be held May 5 at 1 p.m. at the Thunder Mountain High School track. The basketball local games will be held May 11 at 3 p.m. at the Floyd Dryden Middle School gym. The public is invited to attend and cheer on their local athletes.
Further support for the local Special Olympics athlete is possible through the Law Enforcement Torch Run being held at twin Lakes on May 18 at 10 a.m.
For more information about the local games contact Nicole Auth at (510) 541-5458. For more information about the Law Enforcement Run contact Sarah Hieb at (907) 465-6296.