Storytelling is a powerful way to understand how opioids have affected Ohio communities.

Not Far From Me: Opioids and Ohio


We are holding a series of community conversations at libraries across the state. Find more information about these and other upcoming local community events.
July 19, 2019
3–5 p.m.

Community Conversation - Nelsonville

Nelsonville, OH
Nelsonville Public Library
July 20, 2019
2-4 P.M.

Community Conversation - Athens

Athens, OH
Athens Public Library
July 27, 2019
10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Community Conversation - Pickerington

Pickerington, OH
Pickerington Public Library
August 18, 2019

Community Conversation - Beavercreek

Beavercreek, OH
Russ Research Center
August 19, 2019
5:30–7:30 p.m.

Community Conversation - Lima

Lima, OH
Lima Public Library
September 14, 2019
2-3:30 p.m.

Community Conversation - Newark

Newark, OH
Licking County Library (Downtown Newark)


Discover a variety of reports, podcast, videos, and other resources to learn more about the opioid epidemic in Ohio and across the United States.