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School Readiness Fun for Preschoolers June 21

Silver City, Nevada – United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS) will host a morning of fun and educational activities for preschoolers and their parents on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 from 10am to noon. The free event with…

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Nevada Artists Invited to Submit Proposals Promoting Public Health Messages

$2,000 to each selected artist Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties, in partnership with Immunize Nevada and Nevada Community Health Worker Association, is offering $2,000 in awards to each winning Nevada artists age 18 and older. The goal…

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New Cooking Videos Offer Help with Basting, Roasting, Deglazing and More

Rural Health and Nutrition Initiative, in partnership with SNAP-Ed and AmeriCorps members, has a brand new series of cooking techniques videos just in time for the holidays and all the cooking the season entails. Need guidance on basting? Roasting? Sauteing?…

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Music in the Silver City Park June 22

Silver City, Nevada -Silver City’s annual science and arts summer programming kicks off with acoustic music at the Silver City Park and outdoor stage on Tuesday, June 22 from 10am-noon. Bring a chair and find a spot on the lawn…

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HCC Meets Via Zoom Feb 11th

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties hosts it’s February meeting on Thursday, February 11 ,2021 at 9am via Zoom. Please join us for member updates and introductions, plus presentations by guest speakers who will discuss important bills in…

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COVID-19 and Healthy Communities Coalition

Dear Friends: In order to be part of efforts to slow the spread of the new coronavirus, Healthy Communities is making several temporary changes, including: Boxes of food will be provided to our Yerington, Dayton, and Silver Stage food pantry…

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Diabetes Self Management Course in Dayton

Dayton, Nevada – Registration is open for a free, seven week Diabetes Self Management course at the Dayton Valley Library beginning Monday, March 23, 2020. This is a fantastic course both for those with diabetes and for caregivers looking for…

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Nov – Dec Healthy Communities News

During November and December, Healthy Communities is hosting a blood drive, a Third Thursdays event, and a holiday open house at Community Roots & Shoots. Our food pantries in Yerington, Dayton and Silver Springs are seeking donations such as canned…

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Fusion Cooking Demos at Dayton Food Pantry Sept 25 and 26

Dayton, Nevada – Stop by Healthy Communities Coalition’s headquarters at 209 Dayton Valley Road for free cooking demonstrations on September 25 and 26 anytime between 10am-2pm. The public is warmly invited to learn more about Indian and Mexican fusion cuisine…

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Silver Stage Pantry Welcomes Donations of Gifts for Children and Homebound Elders

Silver Springs, Nevada – December 21st is the Silver Stage Food Pantry’s 5th annual “Shopping with the Elves” event. From 1:00 to 5pm, parents who are guests of the Food Pantry can shop for gifts for their children. The event…

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