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Junkie, Sister, Daughter, Mom: A Love Story from the Opioid Epidemic

November 6, 2019
7:00 pm

Brooks Memorial Library

In October 2018, a young Vermont mom named Madelyn Linsenmeir died after a long struggle with addiction. Her obituary went viral and was read by millions of people around the world. Madelyn’s sister, writer Kate O’Neill, shares her family’s experience loving and losing Maddie, the stories of other Vermonters impacted by this disease, and potential solutions to the crisis.

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Video: Kate O’Neill: “All victims of opioid addiction are my sister”

Image of Madelyn Linsenmeir courtesy Kate O’Neil
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Starr LaTronica
(802) 254-5290


Brooks Memorial Library
224 Main St
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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