Lee County Schools are sponsoring and hosting a special event in March aimed at empowering youth to stand up and speak out against the harms of tobacco use.
It's called "Kick Butts Day" and will be held on Tuesday, March 18 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Lee County Public Library on Walnut Avenue in Leesburg.
Two speakers will share their personal stories that expose the hidden dangers of smoking.
The event is free and students, parents, professionals, and concerned citizens are invited to attend.
For more information about the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia's tobacco efforts, visit www.sgacancer.org/tobacco.
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