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Science Fun in Silver City July 3 and July 10

Silver City, Nevada – Jim Barcellos of University Nevada Cooperative Extension (UNCE) will be offering science fun on both July 3 and July 10 from 10am-noon at the Silver City School House (community center). The activities are free and all…

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Youth Summer Science and Arts Activities

Silver City, Nevada – Silver City is located within a federally designated historic landmark, just 3 miles from Virginia City, 12 miles from Carson City, and 7 miles from Dayton. Throughout the year the community brings public programming in arts, science…

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Building Community Through Food

Developing a Healthy Food Hub in the Lyon County region, 2010 to 2017 Northwestern Nevada– Although Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties began in 2001 with a focus on substance abuse prevention and community asset building, in 2010 we…

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Science, Engineering, Arts and More at Summer Program in Rural Nevada

Silver City, Nevada – Many groups and volunteers came together once again to make the annual summer program in Silver City a success. Each year since 2003, Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey (HCC) has co-sponsored some of the…

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Healthy Communities’ Summer 2017 News and Events

Building Hope –  Translating Hope into Action Hands-on Fun with Science Drones with Jim Barcellos of University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension (UNCE). For ages 8-12. Sponsored in partnership with Healthy Communities. Tues 10am-noon on Tuesday, June 13th at the…

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No Healthy Communities Meeting in July

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties does not meet during July each year. Meetings resume as normal in August on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 9am. In the meanwhile, check out our volunteer-powered food pantries in Yerington, Dayton,…

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School Gardens – Part of a Healthy Food System in Lyon County, Nevada

Lyon County, Nevada – In Lyon County, located in rural northern Nevada, a recurring theme from community members and staff from schools, social services and health care agencies was a dream to increase access to affordable, local produce. Healthy Communities Coalition…

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