BATON ROUGE WORLD AIDS DAY ACTIVITIES

Monday, December 1st

Metro Health is observing World AIDS Day with its annual awareness campaign, "Compassion Arrest" and fund raiser. The activities will take place at the Dr. Leo S. Butler Center located at 950 East Washington Street. Metro Health has scheduled the following activities:

"COMPASSION ARREST"
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

"FREE GUMBO LUNCH"
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

"AIDS VIDEO / PICTURES"
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
A video and/or pictures on AIDS in Africa will be available for viewing. The pictures and/or video will be provided by Oasis Christian Church, which is a part of their AIDS in Africa ministry.

"POETRY CONTEST"
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Free HIV testing will be available, as well as, information on STDs and Hepatitis C. For more information contact Shirley Lolis at (225) 338-9333 or visit www.brbac-metrohealth.org


'WORLD AIDS DAY LUNCHEON"
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Baton Rouge AIDS Society will host a luncheon in recognition of World AIDS Day at 4560 North Boulevard, Suite 100. Join us to learn how you can get involved in HIV Prevention. Luncheon is FREE! For more information contact Pat Ross at 923-2437 or visit www.batonrougeaidssociety.com

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