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SEP 2014

City Social Magazine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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37 at 20384 Harrison Ave. in Covington or online at www.sthumane.org. Party at the Pyramid LASM's October Gala The Louisiana Art and Science Museum will host its 29th annual fundraising gala, Party at the Pyramid, on Friday, Oct. 3 from 7:30 to 10 PM. This year's theme will honor 50 years of ancient Egypt at LASM. Since 1964 when the museum acquired a 2,300 year old mummy, LASM has been home to one of the few permanent displays in the Gulf South dedicated to the art, science and culture of ancient Egypt. In celebra- tion of this milestone, this year's theme draws inspi- ration from the Ancient Egypt Gallery. Gala festivities include a buffet showcasing some of Baton Rouge's finest restaurants and caterers. Music will be provided by Ned Fasullo and The Fabulous Big Band Orchestra. The gala will also include a silent auction and a raffle featuring a Marco Bicego, hand-engraved, 18K yellow-gold Lunaria necklace donated by Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry. For more information about gala tickets, sponsorships or donations, visit lasm.org/gala. Cocktail attire is rec- ommended and all proceeds benefit LASM's educa- tional programming. Brew and the Zoo To Benefit BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo On Friday, October 10, Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo will host Brew and the Zoo, a craft beer tasting event benefitting the non-profit support group. The event will feature more than 130 craft beers from local, regional and national breweries in addition to unique beers created by mem- bers of Baton Rouge area home- brew associations. There will also be food from more than 10 local restaurants and chefs to compli- ment the beer on tap. Music will be provided by The ZipTies. The event runs from 6-10 p.m. and is open to adults 21 and older. General admission tickets are $40 and give holders access to all the beer and food. For those interested in attending but not drinking, a special $20 "Designated Driver" ticket is available which will allow access to all food and non-alcohol- ic beverages. For more information or to purchase tickets online, please visit www.brzoobrew.org. 20th Annual Walk/Run to Remember Hosted by Alzheimer's Services Team up against Alzheimer's. Join over 8,000 participants as they raise funds and awareness for the families in our community who are coping with Alzheimer's. There will be food, fun and music for the whole family. The event will also feature a Memory Market with local vendors. The event will take place on the LSU "Old Front Nine" near the OLOLPhysicianGroup.com Lauren A. Zatarain, MD Hematology/Oncology Lauren A. Zatarain, MD received her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She completed her internship and residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Baton Rouge and completed a Fellowship in hematology/oncology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. She served as chief resident and chief fellow in her respective training programs. Dr. Zatarain is Board Certifed in internal medicine and Board eligible in hematology/oncology. She is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. Dr. Zatarain specializes in the treatment of all cancer types, including solid tumors and hematologic tumors, non-cancerous blood disorders and coagulation disorders. Our Lad f the Lake Physician Group Welcomes Medical Oncology 8119 Picardy Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Phone: (225) 757-0343 • Fax: (225) 757-8354 Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4:30 pm corner of Nicholson Dr. and Nicholson Ext. Parking will be available across from CEBA Building. Walker registration is available for free with no t-shirt or $50, which includes an official 2014 t-shirt. Runner regis- tration is available for $20 with no t-shirt or $50, which includes an official 2014 t-shirt. Pre-registration will be held on October 8 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Alzheimer's Services. Race day registration begins at 8 a.m. Jambalaya and drinks will be sold after the 5K race, 5K walk and 1-mile fun run. A Kid's Dash will also be held. For more information of to register online, www.wtr2014.kintera.org. This year's honorary co-chairs are Richard and Susan Lipsey, community activists, philanthropists, and owners of Lipsey's, one of the nation's largest sporting goods distributors. Susan's mother was affected with dementia, and they are inspired to help families in the Baton Rouge area who struggle with Alzheimer's disease and other memory impairments. 5K Run/Walk for Hope To benefit A Door of Hope Join the fight against domestic violence with A Door of Hope's 5K Run/ Walk for Hope on Saturday, November 1! This year's theme is a royalty Run for Hope. Guys can show their support by wearing their favorite purple and gold colors, and girls can dress like a princess wearing their crowns and tiaras. This years special guests are Frozen's Elsa and Anna! Enjoy music, face painting, free food and drinks, and testimonies of lives that have been changed. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and the run begins at 9 a.m. Registration, which includes the run and a t-shirt, is $30 for adults and $20 for children ages 6-12. Children 5 and under are free! Register at www.eventbrite.com and type in Royalty Run for Hope. A Door of Hope would love to recognize your business as a sponsor! The event will take place in Denham Springs at the train station. For more information, call (225) 665-hope or visit www.adoorofhopela.com. All pro- ceeds will go towards A Door of Hope, helping women break the cycle of life-controlling issues and self-destructive behaviors through the love and power of Jesus Christ. 37

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