Students at Eyer Middle School participated in the annual rock-a-thon 7 p.m. Jan. 18 to 7 a.m. Jan. 19 to benefit the Justin W. Jennings Foundation. Students gather patrons to sponsor them while they rock in rocking chairs in the all-night event. ABOVE: Maddie Brophy, Hannah Mineweiser, Abigail LaRusso, Claire Ehrlich, Haley Kuaky, Celeste Levinson and Carter Weikel call their group the Rock Stars
Ashley Miller and Kamryn McWinney participate in the rock-a-thon at Eyer Middle School.
PRESS PHOTOS BY SHARON SCHRANTZTravis Mucci raises $700 for the Justin Jennings Foundation by rocking in his rocking chair. Additional photos appear on Page A7.
Sophia Iacobelli, Elle Gaumer and Sydney Gosselin, members of The Things team, take a moment for a photo.
The all-night event also features games, crafts, food and other treats. ABOVE: Julie Hummel helps Wes Gil, a student, with a plate of food.
Gabi Kutz, Joe Florenzino and Brett Heier are members of a rocking group called the Mariachi Band.
Eyer Middle School students gather to rock the night away in the annual rock-a-thon at the school Jan. 18-19.PRESS PHOTOS BY SHARON SCHRANTZ
The Neon Rockers group includes Natalie Hummell, Abby Burnett, Maggie Machulsky, Alexa Makoul and Taylor Hiestand.
Chase Fotta, Liam Loughnane, Molly O’Connor, Nick Zernhalt, Deedee Potemski, Logan Dougherty and Christopher Alfrau use teamwork to raise money for the Justin W. Jennings Foundation. The foundation helps families with children who are living with cancer.