Join North Oaks & community partners for the 5th annual Play It Safe event!
Did you know that preventable injuries are the
No. 1 cause of death of children in the US?
(Safe Kids Worldwide)
Each year, the North Oaks Shock Trauma team and Emergency Department treat
thousands of children who suffer from injuries that could have been
Bring your family and learn new ways to prevent injuries by exploring
interactive activities that focus on home, outdoor and road safety. Recommended
for children 12 years-old and younger, but all are welcome.
Saturday, October 19
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Cate Square Park
located in downtown Hammond
301 North Oak Street, Hammond, LA
Registration for a free bike helment opens Monday, Sept. 9 and closes Sunday,
Oct. 6. Check back to register then!
Interested in becoming a partner? If your organization would like to join North Oaks in
Play It Safe,
How does Play It Safe work? Cate Square Park will be divided in three safety zones where hands-on
demonstrations teach everyone how to be safe at home, on the road and
during sports and outdoor adventures. Community partners and their activity
will be added to each zone as they are confirmed. Children can tour their
favorite rescue wheels, and enjoy the Snack and Fun Zones too!
Join LOPA & North Oaks for the 2nd Annual Operation Life 5K before
Play It Safe activities! STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS.
Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency and North Oaks Health System joined
forces to raise awareness about the power of organ and tissue donation
with our 2nd Annual Operation Life 5K! Race activities kick-off at 8 a.m.
at Cate Square.