North Shore Patient Night

North Shore Patient Night

WHEN:  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 6pm - 8pm
WHERE:  Ipswich Town Hall, 25 Green St, Ipswich, MA 01938, basement level, Council on Aging Cafeteria

If you or someone you love is suffering from a debilitating condition, please join the Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance for a free educational event on the therapeutic uses of marijuana as well as how to become a medical marijuana patient on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Ipswich Town Hall.  Within Ipswich Town Hall we will be meeting at basement level in the Council on Aging Cafeteria.  Bring your questions and your loved ones.

What:  North Shore Patient Night 
When:  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 6pm - 8pm
Where:  Ipswich Town Hall, basement level in Council on Aging cafeteria
Why:  Educate Ipswich and the surrounding communities about medical cannabis and its use as an alternative medicine.

Featured Speakers 
Nichole Snow, Executive Director of MPAA
Nichole is a tireless patient advocate fighting for full implementation of the medical marijuana ballot questions passed by Massachusetts voters in 2012. Featured throughout the media, she is constantly on the move advocating for safe access in local municipalities and at the state and national level. At Patient Night, Nichole will explore how to become a registered medical marijuana patient in the Massachusetts program.

Barbara DeJaeger, Medical Cannabis Patient & Resident of Hamilton, MA
Barbara is a Hamilton resident who suffers from chronic pain found medical marijuana as a viable alternative to opioids. “Chronic pain takes a toll on you,” deJager told the Boston Globe. “I would tell anyone who feels they are living out of a prescription bottle to look at [marijuana] to help them reduce the pills.”

North Shore Patient Night Sponsor
Olde Planters of Cape Anne
Olde Planters of Cape Anne, Inc. promises to be a best of class medical cannabis dispensary serving the qualifying patients of the north shore with their proposed location at 59 Turnpike Road in Ipswich, Massachusetts. 


Is this event open to the public? Yes this event is free to attend for anyone interested in learning about the medical marijuana program in Massachusetts.

Who Attends? We welcome everyone to attend interested in learning about cannabis as medicine, where to access medical marijuana, and how individuals and family members can help their loved ones access medical cannabis. 

What are my transportation/parking options? There will be plenty of parking at the Town Hall in Ipswich. If you need to carpool let us know by contacting

Why should I attend? We encourage everyone to attend who thinks they might be a candidate for medical marijuana or their loved one might benefit from cannabis. Information is power and learning about medical cannabis and its benefits can lead to positive outcomes in many instances for patients suffering from a wide range of debilitating conditions.

Want us to host a Patient Night near you?  We plan on having Patient Night's in various locations around Massachusetts. If you're interested in sponsoring this event or supporting future Patient Night events in different locations around the state, please email Nichole Snow at

How can I get the most from this event? This is an informational event and one may want to bring some paper and pen or pencil to write down specific information shared by the presenters speaking. If you plan on networking you should bring a business card or some other way for attendees to contact you following the event. 

Instagram / Twitter / Facebook Tips
One of the best ways to connect with fellow participants at our events is to use common hashtags when tweeting, facebooking, or instagramming about the event. Don't forget to take photos and share them with everyone using the hastags below.
#MassPatients #RememberSafeAccess #SafeAccessNow #MMJFirst

About Ipswich Town Hall
Ipswich Town Hall is located on 25 Green St and is wheelchair accessible with plenty of parking and accessibility options for those with mobility issues.

Legal Disclaimer

Views or opinions expressed by speakers or sponsors at our local Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance (MPAA) educational events do not necessarily express the opinion or views of the MPAA organization or MPAA Foundation and we do not take responsibility for the views expressed or the actions of speakers or sponsors at our local events. The MPAA does not distribute cannabis in any form at our events.

November 02, 2016 at 6pm - 8pm
Ipswich Town Hall
25 Green St
Ipswich, MA 01938
United States
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Nichole Snow · · 781-248-5792

Will you come?