Good to Go for 2017 “Read to Your Child” Halloween Book Giveaway ~ Oct. 31

October 10, 2017

Thanks to all who have volunteered for Tuesday, October 31! We are good to go. Bring kids 5 years old and younger for a free book on Halloween. The “Read To Your Child” Halloween Book Giveaway is one of our utterly wonderful annual events. The Community Support Network coordinates this collaboration of organizations as part […]

United Way Book Sale ~ Oct. 2-27 | Donate Books ~ Until Oct. 20

October 10, 2017

Thanks to Donna Cobb, Administrative Assistant, United Way of Nevada County, for this info. Here’s the full press release: UW_Nevada County book sale 2017 From the press release… United Way of Nevada County Nevada County is holding its 22nd annual Book Sale at the Eric Rood Administrative Center Lobby, located at 950 Maidu Ave in Nevada City. It’s time to […]

CPR-AED-First Aid Skills Demo Check Class Schedule – NCSOS – through Nov. 2017 – Next check Oct. 30

October 10, 2017

Thanks to Faith Yamamoto, Support Services Secretary II, Nevada County Superintendent of Schools, for this info. Here’s a CPR-AED-First Aid Skills class schedule (skills demo check) that goes through November 2017.  CPR Calendar September-November 2017 Training has transitioned from an in-classroom style training to an on-line training.  Once someone signs up on the NCSOS website (see link below), they will receive an […]

Report from October 4, 2017 CSN Meeting ~ “Shaken Baby Syndrome”

October 6, 2017

Many thanks to Scott Juceam who presented for our October 4th meeting on Shaken Baby Syndrome. Scott shared the deeply personal story of his daughter, Hannah Rose, who died after she was violently shaken by her babysitter. He and his wife founded the Hannah Rose Foundation to help prevent this form of child abuse. The meeting minutes will […]

October Newsletter from Penn Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center

October 6, 2017

Thanks to Laurie DeMartini, Penn Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center, for this new edition of the newsletter: PV FRC Newsletter October 2017 PARTNERS = People And Resources Together; a Network of Education, Recreation and Support

Food Access Saturday ~ Oct. 14

October 6, 2017

  Thanks to Donna Cobb, Administrative Assistant, United Way of Nevada County for this info. Here’s the full press release: FAS press release 10-14 On October 14th, United Way, in partnership with Interfaith Food Ministry, will distribute food for this 2nd Saturday of the month program. United Way provides a majority of the funding and manpower while IFM will […]

NEO Youth Center’s Empire Challenge Walk-Run Fundraiser ~ Oct. 14

October 6, 2017

Thanks to Lynn Skrukrud, Director of Operations at NEO, for this info. Here’s the flyer: NEO Empire Challenge flyer_Oct 14 From NEO… The 4th Annual NEO Empire Challenge – Run & Walk is only 5 weeks away! The NEO Empire Challenge, which is part of the Gold Country Grand Prix, features a challenging 4 mile running course […]

Quick Links ~ October 10, 2017 edition

October 3, 2017

“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 […]

United Way Campaign Kick-off Month ~ Oct.

October 3, 2017

Thanks to Donna Cobb, Administrative Assistant, United Way of Nevada County, for this info. The Nevada County Board of Supervisors joined the “Live United” movement as they once again proclaimed the month of October as “United Way of Nevada County campaign kick-off month.” Here’s the press release: 2017 UWNC campaign kick-off month Proclamation

Volunteer for the 2017 “Read to Your Child” Halloween Book Giveaway ~ Oct. 31

October 3, 2017

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, October 31! The “Read To Your Child” Halloween Book Giveaway is one of our utterly wonderful annual events. The Community Support Network coordinates this collaboration of organizations as part of the Grass Valley Downtown Association’s “Safe Trick or Treat” event. Last year we gave away 800 books, including Spanish/bilingual books. […]