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ENCOURAGEMENT AND APPRECIATION ARE CONTAGIOUS

ENCOURAGEMENT AND APPRECIATION ARE CONTAGIOUS

This week, notice the people around you (young and old).  The clerk at the grocery store.  Your next door neighbor.  A co-worker.  A barista at your favorite coffee house.  Offer a few words of encouragement or appreciation...

$150,000 grant will aid kids with cerebral palsy

$150,000 grant will aid kids with cerebral palsy

Sacramento State has received a two-year, $150,000 grant from the Thrasher Research Fund to study how intensive, home-based treadmill training could help young children with cerebral palsy learn to walk independently... Read More

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "How Safe is Your Food?"

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "How Safe is Your Food?"

Anyone who has ever had food poisoning knows that food safety is serious business.  And while we are fortunate enough to have guidelines are in place to help protect us, many foods that are considered healthy may still contain substances or microbes that can actually harm us and our families. 

For more information about this eye-opening topic, don’t miss the next complimentary Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills on Wednesday evening, April 15.   Come and learn simple tips and insight about how to  keep you and your family as healthy as possible.

For more information about this helpful Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills, please call 916-482-6111 or visit  
http://ardenhills.me/calendar.php?display=FullCalendar&id=1424976965

 

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "5 Factors of Health"!

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "5 Factors of Health"!

Do you know all five fundamental factors that make up good health? 

Most of us have some understanding of up to three but all five help our bodies work most effectively.   Curious to learn more?  Interested in maximizing your approach to good health to live a long and vibrant life? If so, don’t miss the next complimentary Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills on Wednesday, April 8 at 6 p.m.  You, too, can tip the scales in favor of wellness! 

For more information about this helpful Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills, please call 916-482-6111or visit
http://ardenhills.me/calendar.php?display=FullCalendar&id=1424976965
 

Excitement builds for Elk Grove running event all to benefit youth sports scholarships

Excitement builds for Elk Grove running event all to benefit youth sports scholarships

As a mom of two boys, Tamra Rickman felt she needed to do more than just remind her sons to do their chores and finish their homework. She wanted something for them to do as family. She encouraged her sons to take up sports and thought there would be plenty of benefits to them being on a team.

“It gave them a sense of responsibility. It gave us something to talk about. Sports also teach time management, teamwork and being prepared,” said Rickman, whose sons have played soccer and baseball.

The challenge was figuring out how to pay for all the expenses associated with playing a team sport. From the registration fees, to the uniforms and gear, and in some cases, the cost of travelling to games and events, the price to play can be in the hundreds or thousands of dollars.

But that’s where the Elk Grove Youth Sports Foundation(EGYSF) comes in.