New york Times best-selling author, David Sheff, will be in Burlington, Vermont on Thursday, at 7pm at Contois Auditorium, located in the City Hall building. According to BurlingtonFreePress.com , he will be speaking about drug addiction. His book, ‘Beautiful Boy,’ documents his son’s battle with drug addiction, from Sheff’s perspective as he watched from the father’s sidelines.
The talk is sponsored by Kingdom County Production and Project New Beginnings. Both organizations are collaborating on a documentary film that highlights the rising problem with prescription pill problem in Vermont. Tickets are $15, with a reduced price based on need. Discounted and free tickets for people in drug recover are also available by calling (802)357-4616. For more information, visit KingdomCounty.org.
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