Drug, alcohol abuse presentation scheduled
BOICEVILLE » The Onteora Central School District will host “There and Back,” an informative and motivating presentation on drug and alcohol abuse, on Oct. 25.
The event will be held at 7 p.m. in Harry Simon Auditorium at Onteroa High School.
The seession, which is open to the publci, wil be lead by Ken Bartolo, a former professional lacrosse player. Bartolo will share his personal story about overcoming addictions that began during the course of an injury-plagued high school athletic career. Middle and high school students will have the opportunity to hear about Bartolo’s journey back from addiction during daytime assemblies.
Community organizations, including Family of Woodstock, the Ulster Prevention Council, and Ulster County Suicide Prevention Coalition, will also be on hand for an “Information Fair” from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.