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International Overdose Awareness Day

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

International Overdose Awareness Day
Willingdon Beach Upper Lot Powell River

International Overdose Awareness Day is approaching. Powell River will hold its third annual event. It will be on August 29th at 6:00pm starting at City Hall. <3 There is support here in Powell River and this Event is one way to find it International Overdose Awareness Day is an opportunity to remember loved ones lost to overdose. Our message is simple – the tragedy of overdose death is preventable and more must be done to save lives. International Overdose Awareness Day is a Global event This year in Powell River we will gather at City Hall at 6:00pm and March to Willingdon Beach to the Upper lot. Please bring a picture of your loved one to be included on the Memorial table or make a poster to carry. There will be Naloxone training that starts at 6:00pm for people who can’t attend the March and will continue throughout the ceremony. We will have information tables, Memorial Table, speeches, Placing of Doves on the Tree and a candlelight vigil. Come join us for this very important community event


August 29
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm