Spring Summer Edition in Mailboxes
The Spring/Summer Edition of Connected has hit mailboxes! In this edition you'll find features about Run for the Rolls, Stockbridge Robotics, Farmers Markets and places to be active outdoors! We hope you enjoy reading Connected as much as we enjoyed putting it together!
Support local farm markets
Would you like to participate in the 2017 Fabulous Farm to Table dinner? We are looking for sponsors, donations, chefs and volunteers to help support our local farmers markets. The dinner will be held August 27th in Grass Lake under the new pavilion! See below for more ways to help.
Year 5 Wellness Plan approved
Dexter Wellness Coalition's 2017-18 plan was approved by 5HF's Board of Directors on Monday, March 28th. Coalition-backed interventions will receive $75,000 for eight interventions. These interventions will continue efforts by the coalition to make Dexter a healthy place for everyone.
All 5 Healthy Town Wellness Centers (Chelsea, Dexter, Manchester and Stockbridge) have scholarships available for those who may need assistance. To learn more about scholarships opportunities, please visit member services or call the number below.
Saturday mornings at 8 am
Join Grass Lake Road Runners for a fun group run, starting and ending at Roaming Goat in downtown Grass Lake. The coffee shop will be closed on the 25th but the group will still start/finish from the parking lot. Meet at 7:50am and be ready to run at 8:00am. Meep Meep!
Cultivate Improvements in Personal and Community Wellness
The people in our 5 Healthy Towns Eat Better, Move More, Avoid Unhealthy Substances and Connect with Others in Healthy Ways.
- Ongoing - Simple Steps Program, Dexter and Chelsea Wellness Centers
- Ongoing - Registration for Heart and Sole Run and Bike Races
- April 25 - Manchester Coalition Meeting, noon, Manchester Village Offices
- April 28 - FREE Senior Swim, 1 -4 pm, Dexter Wellness Center
- April 28 - FREE Senior Swim, 1 -4 pm, Chelsea Senior Center
- April 29 - Grass Lake Road Runners, 8 am, Roaming Goat Cafe
- View our event calendar
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