Mar
13
to Mar 14

School Speaker Alliance of Los Angeles, day one

Nic and I are looking forward to School Speaker Alliance of Los Angeles events on March 13 and 14. For more information please check on the SSALA website. We’ll be talking about drug use and addiction, focusing on the issues faced by high-school aged kids, the subject of our book High: Everything Your Want to Know about Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction, our book for Young Adults.

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Mar
14
5:30 PM17:30

School Speaker Alliance of Los Angeles, day two

Nic and I are looking forward to School Speaker Alliance of Los Angeles events on March 13 and 14. For more information please check on the SSALA website. We’ll be talking about drug use and addiction, focusing on the issues faced by high-school aged kids, the subject of our book High: Everything Your Want to Know about Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction, our book for Young Adults.

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Apr
26
12:00 PM12:00

Caminar Circle of Support Luncheon, Menlo Park

Caminar is a nonprofit, community-based agency that has been empowering and supporting individuals and families to move toward resilience, wellness, and independence for more than 50 years.

Since January 2017, we have welcomed three divisions to the Caminar organization, including Family & Children Services of Silicon ValleyHealthy Partnerships, and Project Ninety.

Menlo Park, CA

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May
30
10:00 AM10:00

Oregon Conference on Opioids + Other Drugs, Pain + Addiction Treatment Bend, OR

Opioids & Other Drugs, Pain and Addiction Treatment – From Crisis to Recovery
This event is sponsored by the Oregon Health Authority – Oregon’s public health agency.
With Lines for Life

Keynote, reception, and signing.
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Lines for Life is a nonprofit organization that helps prevent substance abuse and suicide. We also work to promote better mental health, improved access to mental health services, and to diminish public health threats such as the current epidemic of prescription opioid overdoses in the U.S. 

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Feb
12
7:30 PM19:30

20-city screening of Beautiful Boy

Amazon Studios, in collaboration with community groups around the country, is pleased to host a free screening of the award winning film Beautiful Boy. The screening takes place on February 12th and is followed by a livestream Q & A with the films subjects and authors David and Nic Sheff. The screenings will take place across the country in twenty cities as part of a national day of awareness to highlight the need to de-stigmatize addiction, support people in recovery, and highlight the importance for community engagement and solidarity in the face of our nation’s opiate crisis.

Join us if you can (RSVP info below). And if you want us to answer a question on the livestream, send notes via twitter @david_sheff and we’ll try to get to as many as we can.

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Feb
8
7:00 PM19:00

Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA POSTPONED: PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE

w Nic at Book Passage, an amazing bookstore.

PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE

We’re looking forward to talking with Michael V. Genovese, MD, JD, Chief Medical Officer Acadia Healthcare, who’ll moderate a conversation about High, Beautiful Boy, Tweak and more.

Please join us.

1 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

https://www.bookpassage.com/event/david-nic-sheff-high-corte-madera-store

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Jan
24
1:15 PM13:15

The United Nations, New York City -- Panel discussion (open to those with U.N. badges)

“Leaving No One Behind”:

the Drug Epidemic as a Global Health Challenge,
UN Office on Drugs and Crime  
Thursday, 24 January 2019
13:15-14:30 in Conference Room 5

Featuring: 
-     Mr. David Sheff, Bestselling Author (including “Beautiful Boy”, “Clean”, and “High”) and advocate on the opioid crisis;
-     Ms. Vicky Cornell, Co-Founder of the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation
-     Dr. Nora D. Volkow, Director of the US National Institute on Drug Abuse;
-     Dr. Gilberto Gerra, Chief of Drug Prevention and Heath Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
- Moderated by Mr. Richard Quest, Anchor and Correspondent, CNN
Followed by Interactive Q and A from the Floor.

NOTE: This event is open to all with UN badges. For more information contact:  UNODC: pasquali@un.org
The U.N. screening of Beautiful Boy on the evening of the 23rd is open to the public.

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Jan
23
6:30 PM18:30

The United Nations, New York City Screening of Beautiful Boy open to the public

Notice: event is sold out.

The night of the January 23 (time TBA), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime will screen Beautiful Boy, to be followed by a panel discussion with the actor Timothee Chalamet, producers Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, David Sheff, and (hopefully) Nic Sheff. Preregistration is required. Details, including how to preregister, will be posted soon.
Please note that this event is open to the public.

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Jan
17
7:00 AM07:00

Jewish Community Center, San Diego

COMMUNITY DIVIDED/HUMANITY UNITED 
DAVID & NIC SHEFF 
HIGH: EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT DRUGS, ALCOHOL, AND ADDICTION

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7pm `
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre 

Community partners are in formation. Generously funded by the County of San Diego’s Community Enhancement Program. 

General Admission 
FREE to the public, but tickets will be required to enter.

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Jan
16
7:00 PM19:00

Newport Academy Costa Mesa, CA

SPEAKING, BOOK SIGNING, CONNECTION
We’re thrilled to bring renowned author and speaker David Sheff to our community. The recently released film Beautiful Boy, starring Steve Carrell, is based on David’s heroic journey with his son Nic. Please join us to hear him reflect on his experience, strength, and hope as a parent of a struggling teen. The evening includes appetizers, drinks, a book signing, and time for connection. No cost.

RSVP HERE: RSVP-seating is limited.

7:00-7:30: Small bites/beverages
7:30-8:15: David’s talk
8:15-9:00: Meet & greet/book signing.

Newport Academy Intensive Outpatient + Therapeutic Day School 
3189 Pullman Street
Costa Mesa, CA

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Jan
12
6:00 PM18:00

St Louis County Library

DAVID AND NIC SHEFF - PRESENTED BY ST. LOUIS COUNTY LIBRARY

The St. Louis County Library Foundation Presents A Special Family Conversation with Bestselling Father/Son Writing Team David and Nic Sheff Inspirations for the hit film "Beautiful Boy" and co-authors of "High: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction" Presented by the Reading Garden Event Series for Young Readers Saturday, January 12, 2019, 7:00 pm (Doors open at 6:00 pm) St. Louis County Library Headquarters Main Reading Room 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. INDIVIDUAL TICKET $20 (Admits ONE and includes one copy of "High") OR PACKAGE TICKET $25 (Admits TWO and includes one copy of "High") From David Sheff, author of "Beautiful Boy," and Nic Sheff, author of "Tweak: Growing up on Methamphetamines," comes the ultimate resource for learning about the realities of drugs and alcohol for middle grader readers. Tickets are general admission. Seating will be offered on a first come, first served basis. Call 314-994-3300 for more information. Additional copies of the Sheffs' books will be available for purchase from Left Bank Books. The proceeds from this event will benefit the Library Foundation's literacy programs.

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Jan
11
6:00 PM18:00

Boswell Books, Milwaukee

David and Nic Sheff at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center

Elmbrook Schools present a visit from David and Nic Sheff, the coauthors of High: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction. This event is cosponsored by Your Choice, offering alcohol and drug prevention education, intervention, and support and REDgen, promoting balance and resiliency in the lives of children and teens. Cosponsor Boswell Book Company will be selling copies of High and other books written by the Sheffs.

This event is free, but registration is required at sheffelmbrook.bpt.me. While kids are welcome at this event, the talk will be targeted to parents, educators, and mental health professionals. Doors will open at 6 pm. A talk from the Sheffs will be followed by a book signing.

More information: https://sheffelmbrook.brownpapertickets.com/

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Jan
10
7:00 PM19:00

Children's Book World, Haverford, PA

We are pleased to pair up with Haverford Library and Haverford Middle School for an informative and important event with David and Nic Sheff, the real life father and son from the movie Beautiful Boy. David and Nic will be discussing their new book HIGH: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction.

Haverford, PA
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