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Be Smart- Don’t Start Anti-Tobacco Day welcomes students to Science Museum Oklahoma on May 10

Apr. 25, 2018

Oklahoma City, Okla. — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) is proud to sponsor “Be Smart-Don’t Start Anti-Tobacco Day” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 10 at Science Museum Oklahoma . More than 1,000 students from 17 schools across the state are expected to attend this event. Schools and museum guests will receive free admission, courtesy of BCBSOK.

Be Smart-Don’t Start Anti-Tobacco Day will feature fun, hands-on educational activities emphasizing the dangers of tobacco use. BCBSOK’s mascot, Blaze the Braggin’ Blue Dragon®, will be on hand to interact with students and attending children will be given a commemorative backpack from Blaze.

BCBSOK's Mobile Assistance Center will also be present with trivia and prizes for students, along with giveaways and games from program partners.

The annual Be Smart- Don't Start Anti-Tobacco Day is an initiative to help teach school-aged children the dangers of tobacco use, and how to make smart choices to live a healthy life. A special music video and theme song can be found here .

Be Smart- Don't Start program partners include: American Cancer Society , American Lung Association , Newspapers in Education , Oklahoma City Energy FC , Oklahoma State University , Science Museum Oklahoma and the University of Oklahoma .

Groups larger than 10, please contact the Science Museum Oklahoma to make an reservation.