International Overdose Awareness Day Events

August 31 is International Overdose Awareness Day.  In honor of the day SpiritWorks is hosting several events.  Please join us.  

August 29, 6:30-8:30  REVIVE! Naloxone training at the Schell Room of the Williamsburg Library.

August 31, 6:30-8:30  Film Screening and community conversation.  Chasing the Dragon is a documentary about the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, produced by the FBI and DEA, aimed at educating students, young adults and families about the dangers of addiction.  The free screening will be held at the Williamsburg Dinner Theater at 5351 Richmond Rd.

September 2, 5:30-6:30  First Fridays Recovery Worship at Bruton Parish Church with special remembrance of those who have died.  The Rev. Jan M. Brown will be preaching.  Parking is available on Duke of Gloucester Street in front of the church.

Lauren McDonald