Sun shade coming soon!

Posted by on Mar 27, 2018 in LSO Blog, Uncategorized |

Another Sunshade partially funded by LSO Foundation (your support!) is coming to BREC Highland Road Park Playground this Spring! It’s important to protect our little ones and allow them a safe place to play from both the heat and the harmful uv rays on their little skin. Just one sunburn in childhood can increase a child’s chances of getting skin cancer later in life. Let’s help them stay safe.   To teach your little ones...

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Focus on Skin Cancer Education

Posted by on Mar 27, 2018 in LSO Blog |

We are excited to announce that we are focusing our efforts on skin cancer education. With our adult presentations and children’s program, I am available for scheduling your group’s presentation or classroom visit! Please contact me at As part of our reorganization we will no longer host our wonderful Hat Run 5K. We appreciate all of our Sponsors, friends, community volunteers, and runners that were a part...

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2017 HAT RUN

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in LSO Blog, Uncategorized |

Our 5th Annual Hat Run is Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Pennington Biomedical Research Center, and it’s a Fiesta! Let’s pull out our sombreros, fedoras and any other hat for a fun day at the Hat Run! In addition to the races, there will be free on-site skin cancer screenings, food, drinks, music, a children’s activity tent, team and individual hat contest, and more! Schedule: 7:00 – 8:00 a.m. :  Registration 8:00 –...

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Top Hat Soirée set for Nov. 20!

Posted by on Sep 11, 2015 in LSO Blog |

Let’s get excited! The Annual Top Hat Soirée is set for Friday, November 20! Baton Rouge Gallery, City Park 1515 Daylrymple Drive 7 o’clock in the evening Get the babysitters scheduled, fascinators (hats) bought and husbands ready for this fun event! This year’s event will include some fun twists as the theme is “an Evening at the Circus”.  The fabulous live and silent auction (featuring lots of original art from...

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