The Partners 4 Substance Use Prevention Coalition will be holding a free family event on August 28, 2021 – A Night of Community, Connection & Hope.
The event will feature keynote speaker Tony Hoffman, a former BMX Elite Pro Rider and Olympic Games coach, who will share his personal story and path to recovery.
The event’s activities will also include a Wellness Fair, entertainment, Narcan and Good Samaritan Law education. There will be a Memorial Banner where the community can write about their experience with substance use or in remembrance of a loved one.
The evening will end with a dedication ceremony to support the community and honor those who have passed.
The event is designed to highlight the work being done to combat the opioid epidemic and runs from 2 pm to 6 pm at the Ogdensburg Free Academy Football Field. Food will be available for purchase.
For more information, please contact St. Lawrence County Public Health Department at 315-386-2325 ext. 3418.