Fighting addictions with art

Chase students in grades kindergarten to 12 are being asked to created a poster based on the effects of drugs, alcohol

Chase students in grades kindergarten to 12 are being asked to created a poster based on the effects of drugs, alcohol, gambling and even technology addictions.

Each category has been divided by grade groups and include, K to 4, 5 to 7 and 8 to 12.

Posters should be submitted on or before Nov. 18 and can be dropped off at the Sexqeltqin Health Centre, Neskonlith Wellness Centre, Skwlax Centre, Chase Village Office, Haldane Elementary or Chase Secondary.

For more info, call Nikki Thiessen at the Sexqeltqin Health Centre at 250-679-7726, Jeromy Biron with the Neskonlith Indian Band at 250-679-3295, or James August with the Little Shuswap Wellness Centre at 250-679-3702.