BU Quest Program to host Raft Wars

BLOOMSBURG—Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Quest program is hosting Raft Wars, a fundraising event to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Nelson Field House Pool.

Teams of up to five members are required to make rafts from cardboard and duct tape large enough to support one team member who will race the raft across the Nelson Field House pool. Prizes will be awarded for the fastest and most creative raft on the day of the event.

The registration fee for participants is $10 per person or $20 per person with an official Raft Wars shirt. If participants wish to buy a shirt, the deadline to register is Thursday, Nov. 16. Participants who do not wish to buy a shirt can register until Monday, Nov. 20.

For additional Raft Wars rules and registration information, please visit https://quest.bloomu.edu/?page_id=7573.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.