POTSDAM – The Garrett Phillips Memorial Balloon Release will be held Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m. at the Garrett Phillips Memorial Park near the running track at Potsdam High School.
Participants can purchase an orange or blue helium balloon for $1 in remembrance of his death.
The balloons will have a sticker on it with a web address. If someone finds the released balloon they can log on to the website and “like” the page to help track the balloons.
All proceeds will donated to the Potsdam Mentor Program.