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Summer Science and Arts Fun for Kids

Summer public programming in historic Silver City is sponsored by a number of different groups. This summer, events include a free family-friendly concert by Kantu Inka, visits from award-winning visiting artists and writers, kids science and engineering activities, plus a…

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Comstock Youth Works Helps Both Businesses and Youth Interns

Comstock Youth Works’ teen interns will bring their enthusiasm and energy to businesses in Lyon County this summer. Dozens of businesses in Yerington, Fernley, Dayton and Silver Springs will provide on-the-job training for 40 youths involved in Healthy Communities Coalition’s…

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Healthy Communities’ Spring News and Notes

Spring has arrived and here at Healthy Communities Coalition we’re looking forward to a busy spring and summer. Below are 8 highlights of HCC events and programs May through October 2019: UNR’s School of Medicine will offer a free rural…

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HCC’s May 9th Speakers Include Stand Tall and VARN

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC)’s Thursday, May 9th meeting begins at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center at 2945 Ft Churchill St, Silver Springs, NV 89429. Guest speakers this month are from VARN and from…

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HCC Updated RFA For Funding For Prevention Programs Among Youth

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties has released a RFA (Request for Applications) to apply for funding for programs focusing on primary substance use prevention among youth. The full RFA and budget forms can be found at the…

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Healthy Communities to Participate in Nevada Arts Council’s BRX

Adapted from an article titled “Program to bring rural, urban art”  by Daria Sokolova Special for the Pahrump Valley Times, March 27, 2019 Nevada Basin to Range Exchange, a program aimed at bringing together the state’s urban and rural art…

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RFA Released For Funding For Programs on Prevention Among Youth

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties has released a RFA (Request for Applications) to apply for funding for programs focusing on primary substance use prevention among youth. The full RFA and budget forms can be found below. If…

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