Aspen Elks Lodge
No. 224

Drug Awareness Committee

The Drug Awareness Committee is comprised of volunteer Elk members that are dedicated to educating the community about the dangers and impacts of illegal substances and substance abuse. The committee works to support the national Elks Drug Awareness Program, which is the largest of its kind in the United States. 

Learn more about current offerings and resources from the Drug Awareness Committee below.

2019 Drug Awareness Night

Save the Date: 2019 Drug Awareness Night Saturday, October 5, 2019 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Join us for an expert panel discussion and Q&A, designed to inform parents and community members about the risks and dangers of controlled substances – complete with free snacks, refreshments, and a lot of educational activities for the kids. Afterwards, the winners of the 2019 essay and video contests will be announced. Raffles and door prizes will also be

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2019 Essay & Video Contests

for the video contest. The winners and award ceremony will be at the Drug Awareness Night. 1st Place: New Apple iPad and case 2nd Place: TBA 3rd Place: TBA The deadline for both contest categories is Friday, September 27th at 11:59 p.m. MST

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A portion of the committee at a recent meeting; April, 2019 (Left to right: Travis Elliott, Linda Chi, and John Baker) (Not pictured: Leslie Boyer, Chris Sulek)

Additional Substance Abuse Resources:

Click on any of the links below to learn more about some of our partners and other local resources that are available to you or anyone who may find them useful.