Healthy Communities Coalition


Student Recital with Kantu Inka at Dayton Senior Center August 12

Dayton, Nevada – This summer a group of Dayton 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 will demonstrate…

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Creative Aging Poetry Reading in Silver City July 25

Silver City, Nevada – Come cheer on your friends and neighbors as they read poetry they’ve written this summer! Participants in a Creative Aging summer poetry writing series with Nevada Poet Laureate Gailmarie Pahmeier will read from work generated in…

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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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Learn to play the zampona flute with Kantu Inka this spring

Learn to play a traditional Andean instrument, the zampoña flute, with Kantu Inka! Older adults have the opportunity to sign up for a free April-May 2022 series to learn to play the Andean pan flute. Additional students will be accepted…

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Arts Integration Training for Rural K-8 Teachers

As part of the Nevada Arts Council’s new Basin to Range Exchange (BRX) Program, Sierra Arts Foundation, Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties, the Resident Artist Program in Silver City, and teachers in rural schools are engaging in…

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