Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 4:00pm
Category: Local

The public is invited to participate in American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Ouachita Parish on Saturday, May 6th from noon-9 p.m. at Ike Hamilton Expo Center in West Monroe. Cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, and community members will unite for the annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Ouachita Parish in an effort to free the world from the pain and suffering of cancer. Funds raised help the American Cancer Society provide free information and support for people facing the disease today, and fund cancer research that will help protect future generations. During Relay For Life events, members of each team take turns walking or running around the track or path. Teams participate in fundraising in the months leading up to the event. There will be team and community activities such as Karaoke and Zumba, live Music from Josh Madden,  Poker Run- Bikers and Cars; Cook off- Different categories. Open to the public and to restaurants, and Food, Kid Activities and Vendors. Bring your lawn chairs for this family friendly event. For more information visit www.relayforlife.org/powerinpurpleouachitaparishla    Like and follow us on FB- Ouachita Parish Relay for Life   www.cancer.org For more information contact Jessica Siddon, Event Chair at 318—372-3173 or  jssiddon@gmail.com