Events

Berks County Black Balloon Day

Reading Public Museum 500 Museum Road, Reading, PA

March 6th is National Black Balloon Day. A day set aside to increase opioid awareness. Berks County Black Balloon, founded by the Murray Family in honor of their son Christopher who lost his life to opioids 18 years ago, is inviting people you stop by the Christopher Murray memorial bench on March 6. The bench […]

2023 Prescription Drug Take Back Event

First Energy Stadium 1900 Centre Ave, Reading, PA

Drop off your unused or expired medications at FirstEnergy Stadium on Saturday, April 29 from 9AM-Noon. The first 5,000 participants will receive free tickets to a Reading Fightin' Phils game. This event is sponsored by Berks County Medical Society in partnership with Berks District Attorney, Reading Fightin' Phils & SOS Berks.

Reading Pride Celebration

Jim Dietrich Park 4899 Stoudts Ferry Bridge Rd, Reading, PA

Look for the SOS Berks Table at the Reading Pride Celebration on July 16 at Jim Dietrich Park from 11 AM to 6 PM. Stop by and pick up a copy of The Response, grab one of our Pride stickers, get resources for medication safety, and find information about substance use prevention, treatment and recovery.

SOS Berks at the R-Phils

First Energy Stadium 1900 Centre Ave, Reading, PA

Look for our table at the Reading Fightin' Phils game on August 17! Gates open at 6. Stop by to say hi. We'll have fun giveaways, copies of our magazine The Response, information on medication safety and resources related to substance use prevention, treatment and recovery.

Look for our table at the Oley Fair!

Oley Valley Fairgrounds 26 Jefferson St, Oley, Pennsylvania

Look for the SOS Berks table in the exhibit hall at the Oley Fair from Sept. 21-23, 2023. As in year's past, we are teaming up with Friedens Lutheran Church in Oley to provide fun activities and giveaways, as well as information on medication safety and other resources related to substance use prevention, treatment and […]

SOS Berks Mural Dedication

SOS Berks Mural 11th & Richmond Streets, Reading, PA, United States

Join us on Friday September 29 at 11 AM at 9th & Oley Streets, Reading PA 19604 as we dedicate the first SOS Berks Mural, Mi Recuperación, Mi Familia (My Recovery, My Family). Speakers to include: Berks County officials SOS Berks Officials Lead artist Leslie Ramos Mural Coordinator Mike Miller Recovery Coaching Services CEO Jose Lugo […]

Recovery Simulation Event

Easy Does It, Inc 1300 Hilltop Rd, Leesport, PA

A Recovery Simulation is an event that helps participants experience and better understand the many challenges faced by those in early recovery from substance use disorder.

SOS Berks Dedication for The Journey Mural

Albright College Total Experience Learning Building 1041 Rockland St, Reading, PA

Join us on Thursday, April 18 at 3 PM  as we dedicate the second SOS Berks Mural, The Journey, located at 11th & Richmond Streets, Reading PA. The dedication ceremony will take place at the Albright College Total Experience Learning Building at 1041 Rockland St. Participants are asked to park at this location and walk one block […]

2024 Prescription Drug Take Back Event

First Energy Stadium 1900 Centre Ave, Reading, PA

Drop off your unused or expired medications at FirstEnergy Stadium on Saturday, April 27 from 8 - 11 AM. The first 5,000 participants will receive free tickets to a Reading Fightin’ Phils game. This event is sponsored by Berks County Medical Society in partnership with Berks District Attorney, Reading Fightin’ Phils & SOS Berks.