News & Updates
April 19, 2021
April Meeting Minutes
Here are the minutes from our April 13, 2021 meeting. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Lauren.

Can you get all of these correct? (Answers below)

1. How many states as of April 13, 2021 have legalized recreational marijuana?

a. 13
b. 15
c. 17
d. 19
e. 21

2. People ages 12 to 20 drink _____% of all the alcohol consumed in the United States.

a. 4%
b. 6%
c. 9%
d. 12%

3. Of that alcohol consumed by 12-20 year olds, more than ____% is consumed through binge drinking.

a. 50%
b. 60%
c. 70%
d. 80%
e. 90%

4. ______% of Camanche & DeWitt 11th graders report that they feel their parents think it is wrong for them to smoke marijuana.

a. 68%
b. 76%
c. 83%
d. 90%


  1. c. Washington D.C. and Guam have also legalized recreational marijuana.
  2. a.
  3. e
  4. c.
Marijuana in the 21st Century-What You Need to Know
Participants will understand the difference between todays corporately produced marijuana and what grows naturally and has been consumed in the past, identify current forms of THC consumption including edibles and vaporizers, have an understanding of marijuana concentrates, & be able to relevantly discuss the science of today’s marijuana and the harms associated with it.

About the presenter:
Living in Colorado, Ben Cort has been part of the recovery community in almost every way imaginable. Ben has a deep understanding of the marijuana issue and a personal motivation to see the harmful effects of drug and alcohol abuse minimized. Ben's first book, Weed INC., was published in September 2017 and he is currently focusing on marijuana education and consulting inside the substance use disorder treatment field. 

Alcohol consumption is the sole cause of 85,000 deaths annually in the Americas, PAHO/WHO study finds
Drinking contributes to more than 300,000 deaths every year. PAHO urges countries in the Americas to limit hours of alcohol sales, ban alcohol advertising, and increase taxes on alcohol.

Throw the Party, Own the Consequences
Prom and graduation are quickly approaching. Take a moment and read this article in regards to Clinton County's Social Host Ordinance.

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