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🎲 Join Us March 14th for 'Every Story Matters' with Dr. Sandra Adell! 🎤


📅 Date: March 14th, 5:30-7:30 PM

📍 Location: NIRCO Hub, 202 S. Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085


Hey NIRCO community members, 🌟


Mark your calendars for an unforgettable evening as Nicasa Behavioral Health Services and NIRCO team up to present 'Every Story Matters,' an eye-opening event for National Problem Gambling Awareness Month! 🎰✨


Every Story Matters with Dr. Sandra Adell: Dr. Sandra Adell, the distinguished author of "Confessions of a Slot Machine Queen," will take center stage to share her personal journey and narratives she has uncovered during her extensive research into the impact of gambling on communities of color. As a recognized expert in the field, Dr. Adell's insights promise to shine a spotlight on the intricate tapestry of stories that often remain unheard.


Live Entertainment: The event is not merely a discussion; it's a celebration of resilience within the community. Local talents will showcase their skills, adding cultural richness to the evening. Through live performances, attendees will witness the diversity and vibrancy of the community, reinforcing the theme that every story, no matter the form, holds significance.


Delicious Food from Local Vendors: Food, a symbol of communal gathering, plays a significant role in the event. Attendees will have the chance to savor a delectable spread of refreshments from local vendors, emphasizing the importance of supporting and celebrating the culinary talents within the community. This communal experience further encourages connections and conversations.


Giveaways and Swag Bags: To add an element of excitement, the first 50 attendees will receive exclusive swag bags filled with a variety of gifts. These giveaways serve as tokens of appreciation and contribute to the sense of community engagement and participation.


RSVP Information: To ensure a seamless experience, attendees are encouraged to confirm their attendance by calling, emailing, or scanning the provided contact details on the flyer. This thoughtful gesture allows organizers to better cater to the community's needs and ensures a well-prepared and enjoyable experience for everyone.



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