Lynchburg 101

January:


Lynchburg 101: Do We Need Another Non-Profit?

Have you ever thought of starting your own non-profit organization? Come and hear from Kris Shabestar, Executive Director of Meals on Wheels of Greater Lynchburg about how non-profits can best serve the community that they are in.

Speaker: Kris Shabestar, Executive Director, Meal on Wheels of Greater Lynchburg

Date: Jan. 30th

Time: 11:30 AM to 12: 30 PM

Location: Center for Multicultural Enrichment

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February:


Lynchburg 101: Prescription Drug Abuse

The U.S. has recently seen a huge rise of this epidemic and it has hit this part of Virginia harder than you might think! Come and hear about prescription drug abuse in Lynchburg and how you can be a part of the solution.

Topic: Prescription Drug Abuse

Speaker: Debra Jefferson, CIT Assessment Center Coordinator with Horizon Behavioral Health

Date: Feb. 27th

Time: 11:30 AM to 12: 30 PM

Location: Center for Multicultural Enrichment

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Lynchburg 101: Prescription Drug Abuse

The U.S. has recently seen a huge rise of this epidemic and it has hit this part of Virginia harder than you might think! Come and hear about prescription drug abuse in Lynchburg and how you can be a part of the solution.

Speaker: Debra Jefferson, CIT Assessment Center Coordinator with Horizon Behavioral Health

Date: Feb. 27th

Time: 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Location: CMHS 1014, School of Osteopathic Medicine

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March:


Lynchburg 101: Environmental Awareness, James River Association

A huge part of the history and current life of Lynchburg is connected to the James River. Who takes care of this river and how can we all be involved in the mission? Come hear from Rob Campbell, Upper James River Conservationist with the James River Association to learn more.

Speaker: Rob Campbell, Upper James Community Conservationist, James River Association

Date: Mar. 27th

Time: 11:30 AM to 12: 30 PM

Location: Center for Multicultural Enrichment

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Lynchburg 101: Sexual Assault Response Program

What is being done to help protect the children of our community from predators? What is contributing to this trend and what can be done to help? Come and hear from a panel of local professionals who are fighting back.

Speakers: TBD

Date: Mar. 29th

Time: 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Location: Mountain View Room, Law School

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