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radKIDS Defense Courses Slated for June and July 2019

radKIDS Defense Courses Slated for June and July 2019

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will host radKIDS® Defense Courses for children in Raceland, and Cut Off, in June and July. These courses are designed for children 5 to 12 years of age and provide hands-on techniques giving children the tools they need to identify, avoid and if necessary, respond to danger.

Courses will be held at:

LPSO Range Facility, 3451 Hwy. 182, Raceland; Tuesday, June 4 through Friday, June 7. Deadline to register is May 31.

The Learning Center, at Lady of the Sea Hospital, 200 West 134th Place, Cut Off; Tuesday, June 18 through Friday, June 21. Deadline to register is June 14.

Moses Community Center, 1310 Cardinal Drive, Thibodaux; Tuesday, July 16 through Friday, July 19. Deadline to register is July 12.

Times: Children ages 5-7 attend daily morning sessions from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and an afternoon session is held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for children ages 8-12. Parents can elect to drop children off or stay for the two-hour program each day. Children are urged to wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.

Cost is $10 per child (for course materials). Class size is limited, so advance registration is required.

To register, download and complete the registration form at Send completed form and $10 check (made payable to Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office) to: Sergeant Carla Landry, P.O. Box 5608, Thibodaux, LA 70302. For more information, contact Sergeant Carla Landry at (985) 449-4441 or