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What to Expect
✨ Run for Recovery: Join us for a family-friendly event that combines fitness, community, and a worthy cause! Whether you’re a seasoned runner, a casual jogger, or simply enjoy walking, this event welcomes people of all ages and fitness levels, and every step you take helps support individuals on their journey to sobriety. The Run for Recovery kicks off our Thriving in Sobriety event, so stick around after the run for a fun-filled day of food, entertainment, and activities!
✨ Inspiring Speakers: Hear from inspiring individuals who are thriving in their sobriety and supporting others as they walk their path to recovery. They will share their personal stories, insights, and practical tips for thriving in sobriety. Their experiences will inspire and motivate you to create a fulfilling life free from substance abuse.
✨ LIVE MUSIC! Enjoy the uplifting melodies and rhythms as talented musicians perform live on stage. Let the music elevate your spirit and create a joyful atmosphere throughout the event.
✨ Engaging Vendors: Immerse yourself in a variety of exciting activities, including axe throwing, face painting, laser tag, lawn games, bounce houses, and more! Local businesses will also be present, supporting the event and providing valuable resources.
✨ Cornhole Tournament: We are hosting a cornhole tournament, and the winner will get an awesome prize! We have space for 10 participants in this tournament, and registration is first come first serve. We can’t wait to see who our winner is!
✨ Educational Workshops: Participate in interactive workshops led by experienced professionals. Gain valuable knowledge on topics such as NARCAN Training, Harm Reduction Kits, and other essential aspects of recovery. Learn effective coping mechanisms, mindfulness techniques, and strategies for self-care. These workshops will empower you to navigate life’s challenges and embrace your newfound sobriety.
✨ Supportive Community: Connect with a compassionate community of individuals who understand the journey of sobriety. Share your experiences, listen to others, and foster new friendships that will be vital in your ongoing recovery. Find encouragement, empathy, and understanding in a safe and welcoming environment.
✨ Resources and Information: Meet folks from the amazing support programs available in Fredericksburg and the surrounding areas! Explore local support groups, counseling services, and treatment centers, and wellness programs that can assist you or your loved ones on the path to recovery. Our resource fair will provide you with valuable information and connections necessary for your ongoing journey toward a fulfilling and healthy lifestyle.
✨ Food + Drink: Indulge in delectable treats from your favorite local food trucks and dessert tables. Stay refreshed with a variety of beverages available throughout the event
Who Should Attend?
This event is open to everyone interested in exploring the path of sobriety. Whether you’re in recovery, supporting a loved one, or simply seeking a healthier lifestyle, Thriving in Sobriety welcomes you. Join us if you are:
✅ In recovery from addiction and looking to strengthen your commitment or meet like-minded folks
✅ Supporting a friend or family member in their sobriety journey
✅ Curious about the benefits of sobriety and wellness
✅ Interested in expanding your knowledge and resources in the field of addiction recovery
|September 23, 2023
|11:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT