Lafayette Parks and Recreation will sponsor the first annual Professional Athletic Leadership Program on August 10th at the Robicheaux Recreation Center.
The event begins at 10 a.m. and runs until 2 p.m. .
Athletes will speak to families about how sports prepared them for life after their playing careers.
Devery Henderson and Hollis Conway are just two of many former and current athletes that will speak at the event.
Lafayette Youth Associations will be registering for their football league this season also.
Free food and drinks are offered at the event as well.