Upcoming Events AT LIVEWELL

& OTHER COMMUNITY EVENTS THROUGHOUT NWKS

Oct. 28 - Leadership Training
Wed, Oct 28
Zoom Meeting
Oct 28, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
2020 Mental Health Symposium
Fri, Nov 06
Webinar
Nov 06, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Webinar
The 2020 Mental Health Symposium is going virtual; register now to join.
Nov. 6 - Leadership Training
Fri, Nov 06
Zoom Meeting
Nov 06, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
FREE Diabetes Education
Time is TBD
The Gathering Place
Time is TBD
The Gathering Place, 745 S Country Club Dr, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Call (785) 460-1237 to register for FREE diabetes education classes sponsored by Citizens Health in Colby, Kan.
Fresh Produce Available for Senior Citizens
Thursday, Oct. 1 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Thursday, Oct. 1 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Now Accepting New Farmers Market Vendors
Time is TBD
Downtown Colby, Kansas
Time is TBD
Downtown Colby, Kansas
Contact Farmers Market Coordinator Jacy Olsen to become a vendor. jacym@nwksprevention.com
Fresh Produce Available for Senior Citizens
Thursday, Sept. 24 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Thursday, Sept. 24 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Farmers' Market Workshop
Feb. 29 in Leoti, KS | Time TBD
Location is TBD
Feb. 29 in Leoti, KS | Time TBD
Location is TBD
Interested in selling produce at a Farmers' Market? If so, you won't want to miss this workshop.
Fresh Produce Available for Senior Citizens
Thursday, Sept. 17 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Thursday, Sept. 17 | Time TBD
Details provided upon application approval.
Order FREE Kansas Tobacco Quitline Materials
Quantities are Limited. Order soon.
www.surveymonkey.com/r/cessationmaterials
Quantities are Limited. Order soon.
www.surveymonkey.com/r/cessationmaterials
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment Community Health Promotion Program will provide your business or organization with FREE Kansas Tobacco Quitline materials. Quantities are limited.
NWKS Regional Maternal Health Network: Virtual Kickoff Event
Mon, Oct 26
Event Brite
Oct 26, 9:00 AM
Event Brite
This maternal health network kickoff event is being transitioned to a virtual platform. At this time, it is currently scheduled for Monday, Oct. 26. Please refer back to this page for updated news and information.
Oct. 23 - Leadership Training
Fri, Oct 23
Zoom Meeting
Oct 23, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
Oct. 15 - Leadership Training
Thu, Oct 15
Zoom Meeting
Oct 15, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
Kansas Prevention Virtual Conference
Wed, Oct 14
Virtual Conference
Oct 14, 9:00 AM – Oct 16, 5:00 PM
Virtual Conference
Join us at the third annual Kansas Prevention Conference: Weaving a Stronger Kansas, October 14 - 16
Oct. 9 - Leadership Training
Fri, Oct 09
Zoom Meeting
Oct 09, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
Parkinson's Families of Northwest Kansas
Thu, Oct 08
Fireside Lounge, Colby Community College
Oct 08, 2:00 PM
Fireside Lounge, Colby Community College, 1255 S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Next meeting of a new, local support group for northwest Kansas individuals and families affected by Parkinson's Disease.
Drive Thru Flu Clinic
Tue, Oct 06
Colby United Methodist Church
Oct 06, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Colby United Methodist Church, 950 S Franklin Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Stop the Flu Bug! Scroll for more information.
Oct. 1 - Leadership Training
Thu, Oct 01
Zoom Meeting
Oct 01, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Zoom Meeting
The Kansas Leadership Center is coming to NWKS! Sign up NOW for a series of FREE leadership classes.
Copeland Garden Ribbon Cutting
Thu, Oct 01
Copeland Avenue
Oct 01, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Copeland Avenue, Copeland Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Join us at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 1, as we co-host a three-fold event at the Copeland Garden in Colby.
Volunteers Needed: Copeland Garden Clean Up Day
Sat, Sep 19
Copeland Avenue
Sep 19, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Copeland Avenue, Copeland Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Please consider donating a portion of your Saturday to make a difference. It's not glamorous, by your help is sincerely appreciated.
Options Annual Summit: Domestic, Sexual and Elder Abuse
Fri, Sep 11
Zoom Meeting
Sep 11, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Zoom Meeting
Register for this virtual summit today by emailing summit@help4abuse.org. Space is limited.
Mental Health Forum
Tue, Aug 25
Virtual Zoom Meeting
Aug 25, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Virtual Zoom Meeting
Share your mental health concerns as they relate to the novel Coronavirus pandemic; learn about compassionate listening.
Teen Drug Webinar
Thu, Jul 30
Zoom Webinar
Jul 30, 10:00 AM
Zoom Webinar
This awesome, informative webinar is perfect for middle and high school aged teens. You'll learn about the dangers of drugs and how to respond if you know someone who might be using opioids.
DCCCA: Behavioral Health Summit
Mon, Jul 27
Virtual Conference
Jul 27, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Virtual Conference
The 2020 Douglas County Behavioral Health Prevention Summit is going virtual! July 27th – August 7th
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Thu, Jul 23
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 23, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Wed, Jul 22
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 22, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Tue, Jul 21
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 21, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Teen Drug Webinar
Thu, Jul 16
Zoom Webinar
Jul 16, 10:00 AM
Zoom Webinar
This awesome, informative webinar is perfect for middle and high school aged teens. You'll learn about the dangers of drugs and how to respond if you know someone who might be using opioids.
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Thu, Jul 16
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 16, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Wed, Jul 15
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 15, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Tue, Jul 14
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 14, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Alzheimer Caregiver Support
Thu, Jul 09
Location is TBD
Jul 09, 7:30 PM
Location is TBD
It's hard to be a caregiver. We're here to help you, so you can better help your loved ones.
Parents of Teenagers | Parenting Class
Thu, Jul 09
Goodland United Methodist Church
Jul 09, 6:00 PM
Goodland United Methodist Church, 1116 Sherman Ave, Goodland, KS 67735, USA
The perfect parenting class for raising teenagers.
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Thu, Jul 09
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 09, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Wed, Jul 08
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 08, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Parenting Classes: "Strong Families, Strong Leaders"
Tue, Jul 07
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port
Jul 07, 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
LiveWell Northwest Kansas/Kids Port, 460 N Garfield Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
With FREE breakfast, FREE childcare, FREE education and a $100 completion bonus, we hope we've made it easy enough to SAY YES to this incredible opportunity. Will you take the first step towards a better life for your family?
Teen Drug Webinar
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom Webinar
Jul 06, 10:00 AM
Zoom Webinar
This awesome, informative webinar is perfect for middle and high school aged teens. You'll learn about the dangers of drugs and how to respond if you know someone who might be using opioids.
Teen Drug Webinar
Thu, Jul 02
Zoom Webinar
Jul 02, 1:00 PM
Zoom Webinar
This awesome, informative webinar is perfect for middle and high school aged teens. You'll learn about the dangers of drugs and how to respond if you know someone who might be using opioids.
Alzheimer Caregiver Support
Mon, Jun 22
Location is TBD
Jun 22, 5:30 PM
Location is TBD
It's hard to be a caregiver. We're here to help you, so you can better help your loved ones.
Building Resilience in Real Time
Thu, Apr 09
Zoom Meeting
Apr 09, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Zoom Meeting
Learn practical strategies for building resilience and coping skills in the midst of crisis. This event is FREE.
Virtual Naloxone Triaining
Tue, Mar 31
Online Event
Mar 31, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Online Event
Join Hays DCCCA in a virtual training to learn how to prevent, recognize to opioid overdose.
Approaches to Social Emotional Learning
Thu, Mar 05
600 W 3rd St
Mar 05, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
600 W 3rd St, 600 W 3rd St, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Are you interested in receiving 3 hours of KDHE approved training for FREE?! If so, scroll below.
Mental Health Forum
Wed, Feb 26
107 W Bressler
Feb 26, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
107 W Bressler, 107 W Bressler, Bird City, KS 67731, USA
Learn about mental health initiatives gaining momentum throughout northwest Kansas.
Part 3: Mental Health Forum
Tue, Jan 07
American Legion Hall, Bird City
Jan 07, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
American Legion Hall, Bird City, 107 W Bressler, Bird City, KS 67731, USA
Become a part of change. Take part in a mental health movement throughout northwest Kansas.
Part 2: Mental Health Forum
Thu, Dec 05
American Legion Hall, Bird City
Dec 05, 2019, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
American Legion Hall, Bird City, 107 W Bressler, Bird City, KS 67731, USA
Become a part of change. Take part in a mental health movement throughout northwest Kansas.
Part 1: Mental Health Forum
Thu, Oct 24
American Legion Hall, Bird City
Oct 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
American Legion Hall, Bird City, 107 W Bressler, Bird City, KS 67731, USA
Become a part of change. Take part in a mental health movement throughout northwest Kansas.
Golden Plains HS: Seasonal Flu Clinic
Wed, Oct 09
Golden Plains High School
Oct 09, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Golden Plains High School, 335 School St, Rexford, KS 67753, USA
Get the flu shot, not the flu!
Rexford, Red Barn: Seasonal Flu Clinic
Wed, Oct 09
Red Barn
Oct 09, 2019, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Red Barn, 310 Main St, Rexford, KS 67753, USA
Get the flu shot, not the flu!
Brewster HS: Seasonal Flu Clinic
Tue, Oct 08
Brewster High School
Oct 08, 2019, 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Brewster High School, 127 Kansas Ave, Brewster, KS 67732, USA
Get the flu shot, not the flu!
Brewster Senior Center: Seasonal Flu Clinic
Tue, Oct 08
Brewster Senior Center
Oct 08, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Brewster Senior Center, 327 Kansas Ave, Brewster, KS 67732, USA
Get the flu shot, not the flu!
Citizens Health Expo
Sat, Oct 05
City Limits Convention Center
Oct 05, 2019, 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
City Limits Convention Center, 2227 S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Take preventative measures for a healthy life and a healthy YOU.
Colby: Seasonal Flu Clinic
Tue, Oct 01
Thomas County Fairgrounds - 4H Building
Oct 01, 2019, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Thomas County Fairgrounds - 4H Building, S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Get the flu shot, not the flu!
FREE Composting Workshop
Sat, Sep 21
Copeland Gardens
Sep 21, 2019, 2:00 PM
Copeland Gardens, Copeland Ave & W 2nd St, Colby, KS 67701, USA
You won't believe how easy it is to turn your black thumb green. Learn all about composting to take your gardening skills to the next level.
FREE Cooking Class
Thu, Sep 19
Colby United Methodist Church
Sep 19, 2019, 5:30 PM
Colby United Methodist Church, 950 S Franklin Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Expand your culinary expertise! Take advantage of this FREE class.
FREE Meeting for Institutional Food Buyers | Evening Session
Thu, Sep 19
Colby Community College
Sep 19, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Colby Community College, 1255 S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
If you purchase food for a grocery store, school, healthcare facility, restaurant or any other related entity, then you won't want to miss this FREE opportunity. Sign up for a session today!
FREE Grower Class for NWKS Food Producers
Thu, Sep 19
Colby Community College
Sep 19, 2019, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Colby Community College, 1255 S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Are you a food grower in Northwest Kansas interested in selling your produce to local businesses or organizations? If so, this FREE Grower Class is right for you.
FREE Meeting for Institutional Food Buyers | Morning Session
Thu, Sep 19
Colby Community College
Sep 19, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Colby Community College, 1255 S Range Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
If you purchase food for a grocery store, school, healthcare facility, restaurant or any other related entity, then you won't want to miss this FREE opportunity. Sign up for a session today!
Our Tomorrow's Community Sensemaking Workshop
Thu, Aug 01
Prairie Museum-Art & History
Aug 01, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Prairie Museum-Art & History, 1905 S Franklin Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
Please RSVP for this event. Work with your community's stories and find patterns for change.
Farmers Market: Every Wednesday from June to September
Wed, Jun 05
Movement Connection
Jun 05, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Movement Connection, 430 N Franklin Ave, Colby, KS 67701, USA
The growing season is upon us! Shop locally and take advantage of garden fresh produce at the Thomas County Farmers Market. Scroll for more info.

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LiveWell Northwest Kansas is a longstanding advocacy organization in the region improving all aspects of "health" to improve the early childhood system and optimize child and family well-being. For 40 years, the organization has provided preventative educational services and opportunities to people to make a lasting change towards optimal health.

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