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Network for a Healthy California Calendar of Events

May 2013

 

Description

Date

Fruit and Veggies List

NEOP Statewide Collaborative (NSC) Meeting

5-1-2013

GIS Viewer Training

5-2-2013
5-9-2013

Creating Strong Communities – Urban

5-7-2013

Peer-led Nutrition Education and SNAP Project

5-8-2013

Network For a Healthy California 2013 Youth Engagement Forum

17th to 18th

Creating Strong Communities – Rural

5-21-2013

Fruit & Veggie Fest - Activities

Sponsored by:  The Network for a Healthy California

Who should attend:  Free to the public

When & Where:  See here

Description:  At Fruit and Veggie Fest, shoppers of all ages can join in fun activities while filling their carts with the best foods for their families, including plenty of fresh, frozen, dried, and canned fruits and vegetables. Shoppers can sample nutritious and delicious recipes, take a store tour to learn how to shop smart, and receive a free Network cookbook.

NEOP Statewide Collaborative (NSC) Meeting

When:  May 1, 2013, 9:30AM-4:00PM

Where:  Sacramento Convention Center
1400 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95814
Rooms 202 and 203

Description: The purpose of the NEOP Statewide Collaborative is to disseminate the latest research and data, share best practices across programs, as well as generate networking across programs, regions and professional disciplines.  A meeting agenda will be available soon. Please check the NSC website frequently for updates.
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/cpns/Pages/NetworkSteeringCommittee.aspx

Event Flyer (PDF, New Window)

Sponsored By:  Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Branch (NEOPB)

Who Should Attend:  NEOP Program Stakeholders and Partners

Registrationhttps://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NEOPNSCRegistrationMay2013

For More Information Contact:  NSC@cdph.ca.gov

 

GIS Viewer Training  

When:

May 2nd (Thursday)
1pm - 2:45pm

and

May 9th (Thursday)
9am - 10:45am

Where:  Webinar 

Description:  Our GIS Team will be having our online training to use the Network GIS Viewer (http://www.cnngis.org/). This Network for a Healthy California mapping application is an interactive, internet-based Geographic Information System (GIS) that allows users to view and use online mapping, including determining eligible census tracts.  In less than two hours, you’ll learn the basics, and gain a tool that will expand your access to current and comprehensive data. It is recommended that all LHDs to take this training. 

For more information please click here.

Sponsored By: Network for a Healthy California 

Who Should Attend:  Any/All LHDs 

Registration:  http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9HZ7RSG

Maximum of 23 seats logged into webinar, you can however have more than one person per computer watching. It is first come, first serve.

For More Information Contact:

Anthony Barnes
(916) 445-2835
Anthony.Barnes@cdph.ca.gov

Bhavdeep Sachdev
(916) 445-2834
Bhavdeep.Sachdev@cdph.ca.gov

Creating Strong Communities – Urban

When:  May 7, 2013

Time: 11:00 – 12:00 PST

Where:  Webinar

Description:  This training provides a practical introduction to creating healthier nutrition environments in urban areas. The workshop uses relevant, practical examples of how communities have used policy, systems, and environmental change approaches to improving the nutrition environment and includes an opportunity to apply these concepts to real world challenges.

Sponsored By:  Network for a Healthy California

Who Should Attend:  LHD’s and other interested Network Contractors and their partners.

Registration:  https://cc.readytalk.com/r/azadjc3mc8ct

For More Information Contact:
Lisa Tadlock, Lisa.Tadlock@cdph.ca.gov

Peer-led Nutrition Education and SNAP Project

When:  (Wednesday) May 8th 1:30 - 3:00

Where:  Webinar

Description:  Review/training lessons for Peer-led Nutrition Education SOW Obj. 10; CalFresh Promotion Program lessons.

Sponsored By:  California Department of Public Health, NEOP Branch

Who Should Attend:  LHD’s with Obj. 10 Peer-to-Peer in SOW

Registrationhttps://student.gototraining.com/r/3666644029613904640

For More Information Contact:
Nestor Martinez nestor.martinez@cdph.ca.gov

Network For a Healthy California 2013 Youth Engagement Forum

When:  May 17 – 18, 2013

Where
Robert J. Cabral
Agricultural Center 
2101 E. Earhart Avenue, Suite 200
Stockton, CA 95206

Description
Join us to share out on the awesome work being done by youth researchers across the state! This day and a half forum for youth and their adult allies will focus on the latest and greatest activities happening on the ground across California.
We’ll be talking about:

  1. The power of youth voices in creating healthier communities
  2. Lessons learned & successes celebrated
  3. Tools, ideas & techniques to support your projects’ success!

The forum is free for all Network funded sites.

Sponsored By:  The Network for a healthy California

Who Should Attend:  Youth Researchers and Adult Allies from Network Youth Engagement Sites

For event flyer click HERE

Registration:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013YouthForum

Deadline 4/19/2013

For More Information Contact:
Metria Munyan
916.449.5410
Metria.Munyan@cdph.ca.gov

Creating Strong Communities – Rural

When:  May 21, 2013

Time: 11:00 – 12:00 PST

Where:  Webinar

Description:  This training provides a practical introduction to creating healthier nutrition environments with a special emphasis on rural areas. The workshop uses relevant, practical examples of how communities have used policy, systems, and environmental change approaches to improving the nutrition environment and includes an opportunity to apply these concepts to real world challenges.

Sponsored By:  Network for a Healthy California

Who Should Attend:  LHD’s and other interested Network Contractors and their partners.

Registration:  https://cc.readytalk.com/r/60xfn03284m1

For More Information Contact:
Lisa Tadlock, Lisa.Tadlock@cdph.ca.gov

 
 
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