Chautauqua-Wawasee presents...

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

August 27, 2016 at 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM

October 26, 2016 at 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM

Location: Oakwood Resort, Hilltop Conference Center, 702 East Lake View Road, Syracuse, Indiana

Phone: 574-377-7789

Email: marlies@chqw.org

Link: http://www.chqw.org

Event Description

July 7, 2016 Updated Aug 9, 2016 at 10:44 AM EDT

August 27th
Oakwood Fine Arts Festival
The Oakwood Fine Arts Festival will be held on August 27, 2016 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. outdoors at the Oakwood Resort. This year promises to be bigger and better and with the event scheduled before Labor Day, we expect our attendance to rise significantly.
Our artists are hand selected by a jury to ensure the highest quality fine art and fine crafters. In addition, there will be a food court, children's activities, entertainment and more in a very prestigious setting at the Oakwood Resort. If you have a favorite artist that you would like to see there -- please be sure to pass this email along to him / her / them.

In addition to our award winning artists, there will also be:

•Free Admission
•Children's Art Experience sponsored by Kosciusko County Community Foundation
•Maple Lane Wildlife Farm Petting Zoo
•Turkey Creek Alpacas LLC
•Ken's Balloons
•Exceptional musical entertainment throughout the day
•A variety of food vendors including JNB Smokers, Chatterbox, BlueBarnBerry Farm KettleKorn and MORE!

Heroin/Rx Drug Conference
Wednesday, October 26th
The goal of this program is to help participants learn more about opioids, including what they can do to help address heroin and prescription drug abuse in the community.

After this program, participants will be able to:
•Explain the history, current use and impact of heroin and prescription pain killers on our community

•Identify the resources for opioid use prevention, intervention and referral to treatment

•Understand the practice of medication-assisted treatment

•Develop a community-based action plan for addressing the opioid epidemic

•Determine effective use for the Heroin and Prescription Painkillers: Toolkit for Community Action as part of the community-based action plans

•Work with others in the community to address the needs through mobilizing community efforts

•Establish groundwork for local media campaign

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