Healthy Communities Coalition

Monthly Archives: June 2018


Bicycle Safety Rodeo in Silver City Tuesday June 26

Silver City, Nevada – Cortney Bloomer of Healthy Communities Coalition will offer a free bike safety rodeo for kids ages 5-12 on Tuesday, June 26 from 10am to noon at the Silver City basketball court (next to the town park…

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Over 4,000 Pounds of Food Donated Through Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Dayton, Nevada -The annual Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive was a big success in Dayton. The community donated over 4,000 pounds of food for Healthy Communities Coalition’s Dayton Food Pantry through the May 12th food drive! The postal…

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Job Opening for Garden Coordinator in Lyon

We’re hiring! Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) is searching for a part-time Garden Coordinator to help with school garden maintenance and with gardening education in Lyon County. If you enjoy working with plants, being outdoors, and…

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Science Fun in Silver City July 3 and July 10

Silver City, Nevada – Jim Barcellos of University Nevada Cooperative Extension (UNCE) will be offering science fun on both July 3 and July 10 from 10am-noon at the Silver City School House (community center). The activities are free and all…

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Dayton Farmers Market is Open for the Season

Dayton, Nevada – The Dayton Farmers Market has opened for the 2018 summer season. The market takes place every Saturday through September from 9am – 1pm at 60 Second Avenue and Highway 50. Market-goers will find seasonal fresh vegetables and…

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Healthy Communities Meets June 14th

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey’s June public meeting takes place on Thursday, June 14 at 9am at the Lahontan Room of the Silver Springs Community Center (2945 Ft Churchill St, Silver Springs, NV 89429). Guest speakers at this…

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Youth Summer Science and Arts Activities

Silver City, Nevada – Silver City is located within a federally designated historic landmark, just 3 miles from Virginia City, 12 miles from Carson City, and 7 miles from Dayton. Throughout the year the community brings public programming in arts, science…

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