Free Showing of Opiate Crisis Awareness Documentary

Date & Time

  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Details
Event Description: 
WHAT: Free showing of award-winning documentary “Written Off,” including a reception before the film and a panel discussion after. WHEN: Tuesday, June 27, 6:30 – 9:30 PM WHERE: The Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001 WHO: Anyone seeking a better understanding of how the opiate crisis impacts families and what can be done about it. Please note this film can potentially be a trigger for those in recovery, or too painful to watch for those who have a loved one struggling with addiction or who has succumbed to a fatal overdose. See http://www.written-off.com/ for the trailer and website. HOW: Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/written-off-washington-dc-premier-tickets-34912855290?discount=phoenixrising – PLEASE BE SURE TO USE THE PHOENIX RISING OPTION, AS THIS WILL SUPPORT OUR WORK TO RE-OPEN AMERICA’S FIRST SCHOOL FOR TEENS IN RECOVERY FROM AN ALCOHOL OR OTHER DRUG ADDCITION. (Ahead of its time, MCPS opened this recovery school in 1979, but closed it in 2012.) WHAT ELSE: All who register receive a complementary ticket from the Newseum for a future visit.
Type of Event: 
Communication/Media (proclamation signing, press event, radio or television programming, op-ed, article or journal publication, book signing, blogging, etc.)
Is this event open to public?: 
Yes
Estimated Number of Attendees: 
300
Location
Is this a virtual event (taking place online)?: 
No
Is this event in the United States?: 
Yes
Address: 
555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
City: 
Washington DC
U.S. State: 
District of Columbia
Country: 
United States
Zip/Postal Code: 
20001
Website for additional information: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/written-off-washington-dc-premier-tickets-34912855290?discount=phoenixrising
Contacts
Contact Name: 
Patty
Last Name: 
Winters
Address Line 1: 
555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
City: 
Washington DC
U.S. State: 
District of Columbia
Zip Code: 
20001
Phone: 
3015555555
Notification: 
No
Last Updated: 06/07/2017