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New Canaan Overdose Awareness Day & Vigil

Thursday, August, 31, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

On Thursday, August 31 at the Pop Up Park, the community is invited to an Overdose Awareness Day & Vigil, starting at 7PM. The purpose of the event is twofold: 1) to honor and remember those who died too soon; and 2) to bring the community together to ask all to help. The event tagline is “Helping Each Other to Heal”.
This event invites the community to participate: Engage – interact with the Hope & Remembrance Wall, get informed from resources & experts in attendance, and enjoy live music; Listen – to both parents and young people in recovery share their real-life experiences and hope; and Honor – participate in a Candlelight Vigil with lighting of candles, music, and pledge of commitment from clergy and community members.


New Canaan Pop Up Park
Corner Elm St. and South Ave.
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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