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Underage Drinking Prevention


The selections in this colorful poster's vending machine represent the many activities kids can choose to do instead of drinking. Aimed at middle-school underage drinking programs, the poster directs students to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism adolescent underage drinking prevention Web site at Go to the Ordering form to order copies of "The Cool Spot" Underage Drinking Prevention poster.


Underage Drinking Prevention


Description of Poster - Underage Drinking Prevention

Vending Machine

  • Pictured on shelf 1 from left to right: basketball, camera, CD disk, ski goggles
  • Pictured on shelf 2 from left to right: Apple Ipod, art paints, football, computer mouse
  • Pictured on shelf 3 from left to right: tennis ball, guitar, popcorn, flip flops
  • Pictured on shelf 4 from left to right: slice of pizza, book, skateboard, soccer ball
  • Pictured on the right panel of vending machine:
    • Selection panel with a coin deposit slot
    • Coin return box
    • Push door to pick-up selected item

Message at Bottom of Vending Machine:

With so many things to do, no wonder most kids choose not to drink.

Text Under Vending Machine:

be cool. stay cool. don't drink --The CoolSpot

Sponsored by--HHS logo--U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Poster Size: 21.5 in x 36 in

Printed 2013


Updated: August 2013