Local events promoting autism awareness in the Capital City

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April is autism awareness month and a number of events happening this weekend are aimed at promoting autism awareness in and around the Capital City. 

East Baton Rouge Metro Councilman Matt Watson and Highland Group Realtor Adam Enamorado appeared on NBC Local33 News Today, Tuesday, to talk about both events, 

The first is happening Saturday, April 27 at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center.  The 10th Annual 5k Walk and Family Fun Fest kicks off bright and early, sponsored by Families Helping Families of Greater Baton Rouge. For more information or for a link to register, visit: http://www.fhfgbr.org/activeforautism/

The second event is taking place Tuesday, April 30 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the Elude Salon in Bocage.  A number of celebrity hairstylists will be volunteering to wash customers’ hair with all tips being donated to the Hope Charter Academy.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit here: https://www.facebook.com/eludesalon.spa/

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