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David and Nic Sheff (Photo courtesy: San Diego Center for Jewish Culture)

“Beautiful Boy” Authors David and Nic Scheff in San Diego-January 17

San Diego CA— The San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (CJC) is hosting David and Nic Sheff as part of the tour for their new book, High: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction.

David and Nic Sheff’s heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years is the story of Beautiful Boy, a major motion picture starring Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell based on Nic’s New York Times bestselling memoir. In their new book the father/son team provides education on addiction geared towards all ages like how to navigate peer pressure, outlets for stress, and potential consequences for experimenting.

A book signing will follow the event. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event is free but tickets are required.

  • When: Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7-9 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus, 4126 Executive Drive, La Jolla, CA
  • Cost: Free. Tickets are required to enter.