Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 7:30 – 9:00pm

Youth Drug Summit
Keeping Kids Safe in Changing Times

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $5.

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The legalization of marijuana in Washington State has real implications for parents and kids. What are current teen attitudes about drug use and accessibility? How will things change when legal marijuana shops are open for business and marijuana is increasingly available in homes? What about the growing prevalence of heroin and toxic mixtures, such as “molly?”

During this panel discussion featuring experts on adolescent psychology, drug addiction and law enforcement, parents will be armed with the knowledge and tools they need to help kids navigate the risks and dangers in this changing environment.

Presented by: Town Hall in partnership with ParentMap, as part of the Civics series. Series supported by The Boeing Company, the RealNetworks Foundation, and the True-Brown Foundation. Series media sponsorship provided by The Stranger and KUOW.

Learn more: Hear Dr. Leslie Walker talk about marijuana and youth.

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One Comment

  1. Angie
    Posted August 26, 2014 at 8:03 am | Permalink

    This event is tonight. Please go and share some truth with some very misinformed folks. Stop bad myths: marijuana does not equal heroin.

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