Hazardous drug awareness event

The Prevention Resource Center Region 9 has scheduled a free Fake Drugs, Real Effects: Synthetic drugs in our community event from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at PRCR9, 620 N. Grant Suite 802.

Nurses Educating on Illegal Drugs & Synthetics (NEIDS) is a group of emergency nurses and nurse educators from Lubbock, who use first-hand experience to inform the public of the hazards of synthetic marijuana and other harmful drugs. What to expect: NEIDS presentation, breakout sessions, and strategic planning efforts to address synthetic drugs in the area.

Lunch will be served at noon.