Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Playing The Machines

Did you know?
Not all gambling products are created equal. Some products are riskier to one’s health than others.

In Nova Scotia, for example, one in four of those who play regularly play Video Lottery Terminals (VLTs) experiences harm.

Interested in learning more?

Please join us for …

“Playing the Machines” - Coffee House and Film Series

Oct. 19, 9:30-11:00 a.m.

The Royal Bank Theatre at the Halifax Infirmary Hospital (1796 Summer Street)

(Need directions? Click this link:¢erContent.Id.0=10019&category.Categories.1=369)

“Playing the Machines” is a moving and informative documentary directed by Barbara Doran and produced by Morag Loves Company in association with CBC Newsworld. VLTs and slots in Canada bring in more money than all the gambling combined in Las Vegas, and most of that money comes from a growing number of people who never dreamed they'd ever get hooked. This film tells their stories. RSVP to Joan Swinimer ( or call 424-2021 by Oct. 15.

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