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Students Play Zampoña Flutes with Kantu Inka Saturday May 28

Silver City, Nevada – This spring a group of Silver City adults have been learning to play a traditional Andean instrument, the zampoña flute, with Nevada Arts Council Teaching Artists Carlos Ocampo and Julie Lozada Ocampo of Kantu Inka. They…

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Kantu Inka Performs Music of the Andes at Community Roots June 13

Dayton, Nevada – Kantu Inka will offer an outdoor concert this summer at Community Roots garden center at 209 Dayton Valley Road. The public is invited to this free event on Monday, June 13 from 3pm-4:30pm. The concert will feature…

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Healthy Communities meets May 12

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ May meeting includes two presentations: Jessica Flood Abrass, Northern Regional Behavioral Health Coordinator, will give an overview of the Parents’ Guide for Youth Mental Health. Then Justin McIntosh will describe Healthy Communities’…

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Writing Workshop for Older Adults with Nevada Poet Laureate Gailmarie Pahmeier

This summer at the Silver City Schoolhouse, any adult 50+ is invited to a series of four writing sessions with Nevada Poet Laureate Gailmarie Pahmeier! The series of Nevada Arts Council-funded poetry writing sessions for older adults will be held…

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HCC’s Summer Science and Arts for Kids

Summer 2022 Arts and Science Programming for Children and Their Parents Silver City’s annual schedule of free summer STEAM activities (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) got its start in 2004. The children’s portion of the summer STEAM program is…

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Free Dental Services for Kids

Free dental exams, x-rays, extractions and fillings will be available for children on April 30 and May 1 from 9am-3pm in Yerington. To make an appointment, contact Norma Espinoza at Healthy Communities Coalition at 455-1700. Translators are available to assist…

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Shaun Griffin Poetry Reading in Silver City Sunday April 24

Silver City, Nevada – Historic Silver City is the venue for a month full of poetry events this April. Several groups are collaborating to host four public events in the Comstock town during National Poetry Month. Award winning poet Shaun…

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Free Dental and Medical Services in Silver Springs March 5th

Free dental services will be available in Silver Springs, Nevada on March 5 from 9am-1pm. To make an appointment, call Norma Espinoza of Healthy Communities Coalition at 455-1700. Additional details are in the flyer below. In addition, University Nevada, Reno’s…

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Celebrating Black History Month

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties joins the celebration of the important contributions the Black community has had on our State and nation. Following are a few ways to learn more about Black history in Nevada and beyond:…

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Presentations by Black Wall Street Reno, Lyon Human Services and Juvenile Probation at HCCs February Meeting

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) hosts its February meeting on Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 9am via Zoom (connection details below). The public meeting includes member updates and introductions, discussion of matters of regional importance to…

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