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Free Cooking Class in Dayton on Monday, December 21

Dayton, Nevada?? All are welcome at a free class to learn how to prepare Moroccan Chicken Tagine on Monday. HCC sponsors monthly cooking classes The nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties sponsors monthly FREE cooking classes with dietitian Kim Mason, and farmer and Healthy Communities? community health advocate Rebekah Stetson. The next class is on Monday, December […]

Dayton Girls? Basketball Team Leads Food Drive

Dayton, Nevada ? On Wednesday, December 16th, Dayton High School Girls? Basketball team is leading a holiday food drive in the Dayton neighborhoods of River Village, Quail Ridge and Northpointe. They?re gathering canned food, peanut butter, dry pasta and other nonperishable items for the Dayton Food Pantry. Residents can leave their donations on their own front porches, and the students will […]

Free Cooking Class in Dayton Monday, Nov 23rd

Dayton, Nevada ? No reservations or special skills are required to take a free class to learn how to make lentil salad and apple pie on Monday. Everyone is welcome at Healthy Communities Coalition?s monthly FREE cooking classes with dietitian Kim Mason, and farmer and Healthy Communities? community health advocate Rebekah Stetson. The next class is on Monday, November 23, 2015 at […]

Silver Stage Food Pantry Announces Thanksgiving Hours

Silver Springs, Nevada? Healthy Communities Coalition?s Silver Stage Food Pantry has announced its holiday schedule. Turkeys and side dish items will be distributed on Monday November 23 and Tuesday November 24 at the Pantry at 3595 Ramsey Weeks Cut-Off from 10am-4pm. Kathy McIntosh, HCC?s Silver Stage Pantry director, said she expects to serve at least 650 families through the Pantry […]

Dayton Food Pantry Announces Thanksgiving Hours

Dayton, Nevada -Healthy Communities Coalition?s Dayton Food Pantry has announced its Thanksgiving holiday schedule. Turkeys and other food will be distributed on Saturday, November 21 from noon to 3pm at Sutro Elementary School. A flu shot clinic with Carson City Health and Human Services will also be conveniently offered at the same place on November 21 from 11am-2pm. Freida Carbery, volunteer […]

Healthy Communities? Fall and Winter News

At first glance, the list of activities below may seem like random and unrelated activities. But as a whole, these activities reflect a deep collective impact. As HCC board member Sarah Adler phrases it, ?While it may look like just a lot of spinning plates, it?s really a banquet in the making.? HCC is composed of hundreds of hard working community volunteers, a small staff and dedicated […]

Show by New Zealand Artist Sophie Scott October 24th in Silver City

Healthy Communities Coalition is happy to add support for arts and culture events in public spaces whenever possible. Coming up this Saturday, check out this show with live music, delicious treats made from Community Harvest CSA produce, and a chance to meet New Zealand artist Sophie Scott and to see the incredible works of art she?s created since she?s been in […]

HCC Oct 8th Meeting Cancelled, But Come See RAM Set-Up!

The Healthy Communities Coalition meeting this Thurs, October 8th, is cancelled as it conflicts with set-up times for Remote Area Medical in Yerington. However, please do come out to the Boys and Girls Club in Yerington where you can either help with RAM set-up starting at 9am, or just observe the amazing transformation of the BGC into a temporary medical clinic. We?re […]

Yerington & Carson City: Free Dental, Vision and Medical Services at Temporary Clinics

Northern Nevada ? Remote Area Medical (RAM), an organization dedicated to providing free, quality health care services, will host two FREE pop-up clinics for both adults and children in Northern Nevada. There are no eligibility requirements and no identification is necessary. Services are provided on a first come, first saved basis. The first pop-up clinic will be in Yerington October 9 […]

Weight Loss Support Group Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Dayton, Nevada ? Join us on September 16th when we?ll have tasty and healthy snacks to celebrate the One Year Anniversary of HCC?s weight loss support group. Healthy Communities Coalition hosts the weight loss support group which meets every Wednesday at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. Participants report that the meetings are fun and full of […]