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Breast Cancer Awareness Kicks Off Monday

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KENNEWICK, Wash.-  Breast Cancer Awareness month kicks off in less than a week, and the Tri-Cities Cancer Center is hosting an event to encourage women and men to check themselves.

"Lets Make Pink Just Another Color" event will take place at the Tri-Cities Cancer Center in Kennewick located at 7350 W. Deschutes Ave. and kicks off Monday, October 1st at 5:30pm.

The first 200 people will receive a free t-shirt, plus free concessions and prizes.

 The free event will be more like an evening at the movies with popcorn and goodies.

Three theaters will showcase educational breast cancer topics.

Followed by a special "Pink" lighting ceremony at 6:30pm.

Together, the community can help "Make Pink Just Another Color."