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Rally for Women in Recovery is today

Nov. 02, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- A Rally for Women in Recovery will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Barnett Center, 1524 10th Ave. in Huntington.

The event will feature live music beginning at 2 p.m. Also scheduled are several public awareness events including Voices of Women in Recovery at 2:30 p.m. and a panel discussion called Women's Addictions Recovery Issues and Solutions (moderated by Dr. Cheri Lindberg) at 3:30 p.m.

Children's activities from 2 to 5 p.m. will feature face painting, crafts and games. Substance abuse prevention activities will be available for tweens (ages 10-12) and teens (ages 12-17). A spaghetti dinner will be from 5 to 6 p.m., and donations will be accepted .

The rally is sponsored by HER Place, a new non-profit organization dedicated to fostering hope, providing education and supporting recovery for women (and their children) who are suffering from alcohol and drug addition.

For more information, contact Margaret at 304-522-2460.

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