October 18 | Stockbridge Town Square | Dusk

Monster Mash and Dash was moved to October 18, at Dusk. is a short family friendly run/walk where participants are encouraged to dress up. The walk ends in town with a DJ and dance. Refreshments, costume contest and prizes. Sponsored by 5H Community Read, Stockbridge Area Chamber of Commerce and SRSLY.

Big Red Barrels

National Drug Takeback day was Sept. 27. In the 5 Healthy Towns it's everyday. Big Red Barrels are open for use at Chelsea Police Dept; Dexter, Manchester and Scio Twp substations, Stockbridge PD (called a Black Box) and Unadilla Twp PD.

Oct 20 | Polly's Country Market | 10 am, noon, 2 pm

Join Registered Dietitian & Nutritionist Courtney Stinson at Polly's Country Market in Chelsea for this FREE event. You'll learn how to fuel your body with nutritiously delicious foods. There will also be a food demo for enjoying autumn greens.

Over 35 events scheduled

Coming highlights for Read events include the Teen Read Week Book Festival at the Michigan Friends Center, a KinderConcert Oct 18th at Dexter District Library @ 10 am, discovering the night sky on Oct 20th at 6 pm at Grass Lake Library.

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Multi-Community Interventions

We are currently involved in several multi-communitiy initiatives, including: Safe Routes to School, SRSLY, and the Fitness for Life.

Next Meeting: Nov 6

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Chelsea Wellness Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Ashley Miller Helmholdt
helmhola@cch.org

Next Meeting: Oct 14

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Dexter Wellness Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Brett Pedersen
pedersenb@dexterschools.org

Next Meeting: Oct 20

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Grass Lake Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Doug Moeckel
doug.moeckel@grasslakeschools.com

Next Meeting: Oct 28

Manchester Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Ray Berg
manchesterwellnesscoalition@gmail.com

Next Meeting: Oct 16

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Stockbridge Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Jo Mayer
mayerj@panthernet.net