Healthy Communities Coalition

Monthly Archives: November 2016


Reading by Acclaimed Poet David Lee on December 3

Healthy Communities Coalition is delighted to add support to this free, public event because, as Kaid Benfield put it, “One of the indicators of a healthy community – the kind of place that is likely to be loved and endure –…

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HCC Thanksgiving Week News & Events

Thanksgiving Holiday News and Special Hours: Fernley Turkey Trot: The annual community Turkey Trot 5k is happening this Saturday, Nov. 19th at 8:30am at Fernley High. You can register ($10) the day of the event (senior parking lot). Proceeds benefit the Fernley Student…

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Free Dayton Cooking Class and Dinner Monday Nov. 21st

Dayton, Nevada– Join dietitian Kim Mason and Dayton Food Pantry director Alie Trier for a free healthy cooking demonstration, followed by dinner, on Monday November 21st, 2016 at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. The…

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Behavioral Health Task Force Meets 11/18

The Behavioral Health Task Force in Lyon County is convened monthly by HCC at the Silver Springs Community Center. Multiple county, federal, state and regional agencies convene to form collaborative strategies to increase access to behavioral health care in all…

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Fernley 5K Walk/Run on Nov. 19th

Fernley, Nevada– Attention runners and walkers: The annual Turkey Trot 5k is happening this weekend in Fernley. Proceeds benefit the Fernley Student Assistance Program and the annual Healthy Communities Coalition Stand Tall scholarship at Fernley High. There are great prizes, including…

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Healthy Communities Meets Nov. 10th

Silver Springs, Nevada – Please join us for the November breakfast meeting of the Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) at the Silver Springs Community Center on Thursday November 10th at 9am. The meeting will include discussion of the…

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Danish Journalist Covers RAM in Silver Springs, Nevada

Silver Springs, Nevada – A news feature on Remote Area Medical’s recent visit to Northern Nevada by  Peter Krogh Andersen of Denmark was published this week. The article is written in Danish, but even if you don’t read that language, the videos and…

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