Looking Ahead ~ March 7, 2018 CSN Meeting ~ Identifying and Addressing Childhood Developmental Issues

February 19, 2018

Mark your calendars for our March 7th CSN Partner meeting. We hope you can join us for “Identifying and Addressing Childhood Developmental Issues.” We are assembling a panel to speak to this important topic. Meeting time & location: The Community Support Network (CSN) meets on the first Wednesday of most months (July, August, and December on hiatus), 3:30 to […]

Request for Letters of Interest ~ Nevada County Volunteer Connections Program ~ Due Feb. 23

February 19, 2018

Update: Here’s a link to responses to questions received regarding the Request for Letters of Interest for the Nevada County Connections Program. https://www.mynevadacounty.com/DocumentCenter/View/22152?bidId=24 ORIGINAL POST Thanks to Diana Wilburn, Buyer, County of Nevada, Information and General Services – Purchasing, for the info immediately below, and also to the Friday Memo of January 5, 2018 for the item […]

First 5 Family Cafés ~ Next one is Feb. 26

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Lindsay Dunckel, Ph.D., Executive Director, First 5 Nevada County, for this info. Here’s the flyer: Family Cafes-Jan Feb Mar 18 flyer 1. WHAT ~ First 5 Family Cafés WHEN ~ Mondays, 10-11:30 am, Jan. 8 & 22, Feb. 5 & 26, Mar. 12 WHERE ~ Sierra Nevada Children’s Services, 420 Sierra College Drive #100, Grass Valley INFO […]

For Parents & Caregivers of Youth: “Teens & Marijuana” ~ Feb. 28 or Mar. 8

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Serenity Madison, Coalition Project Coordinator, Coalition for a Drug Free Nevada County and Community Recovery Resources, for this info. Here’s the flyer: Teens & Marijuana-2018 Parent U Flyer What: FREE Parent/Caregiver Education Night Note: This event is geared toward adults and we’d like to create a space for them to talk freely. Future events may be geared toward youth. […]

Community Green Dot Training ~ Mar. 3

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Community Beyond Violence  for this info. Details here: http://cbv.org/community-green-dot-training/ A green dot is any behavior, choice, word, or attitude that promotes safety for everyone and communicates utter intolerance for any type of abuse. Tools you will learn: Recognize behaviors associated with violence or “red dots.” Identify self-defining moments to become an active bystander. Overcome […]

CASA Orientation ~ Mar. 5 | CASA Training ~ Starts Apr. 2

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Melinda Douros, CASA Program Manager, Child Advocates of Nevada County, for this info. CASA Orientation is Mar. 5 ~ CASA Training starts Apr. 2. See complete info at https://www.caofnc.org/casa Here’s a note from Melinda… Hello, Child Advocates of Nevada County’s CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Program is a local non-profit organization that works on behalf of […]

Child & Babysitting Safety Certification ~ Mar. 10

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Faith Yamamoto, Support Services Secretary II, Nevada County Superintendent of Schools, for this info. Here’s the flyer: NCSOS Babysitting Flyer – March 10, 2018 WHAT ~ Child & Babysitting Safety Certification. Course highlights: Babysitting as a Business Safety and Injury Prevention Leadership Play Time Basic Caregiver Skills First Aid FOR ~ Students who are in 7th-12th grades or […]

Annual Hospitality House “Empty Bowl” Fundraiser ~ Mar. 17

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Debbie McDonald, Development Director, Hospitality House, for this info. Full press release (excerpts below): HH-EmptyBowlPressRelease2018 Flyer: HH_EB2018_flyer Dozens of artists create beautifully handcrafted bowls to fill with homemade soup for the Hospitality House Empty Bowl benefit, slated this year for Saturday, March 17, 2018. Lunch is served at noon and dinner is served at 5 p.m. at […]

United Way Community Impact Process Begins ~ Applications due Apr. 5

February 19, 2018

Thanks to Donna Cobb, Administrative Assistant, United Way of Nevada County, for this info. Here’s the full press release (excerpts below): UW Application press release 2018 United Way of Nevada County’s annual Community Impact Process for calendar year 2018 has begun. Allocations will be distributed from the United Way of Nevada County Community Impact Fund.  During this process, […]

Quick Links ~ February 20, 2018 edition

February 13, 2018

“Quick Links” allows us to fit more info into the CSNNC e-news and keep upcoming events on the radar.  E-news content is pulled from our website News page, so you can find all recent items here: http://csnnc.org/news/. This “How To” guide tells how CSN can help you share information, and includes submission guidelines for CSN e-news: csn_how-to_guide-for-speaking-inquiries-info-sharing. It’s also posted at […]