Second Conference on Sustainability: Environmental Equity & Resilience in the Cedar Valley & Beyond - Please join the University of Northern Iowa and the Community as we discuss a sustainable Cedar Valley and a sustainable world as well as the transformation needed to achieve it. Register by March 6, 2015.
Upcoming Healthy Cedar Valley Coalition classes: All will be held at the Cedar Falls Public Library. Watch for more details coming soon.
Prairie Planting Workshop: March 22, 2015 2:00-4:00 PM at the Cedar Falls Public Library Meeting Room. Join Greg Houseal from the UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center to learn about native tallgrass prairie planting and restoration. Everyone who attends will be able to choose from a selection of prairie plant seeds to take home.
Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015 19:09
Thanks for your interest in the Healthy Cedar Valley Coalition!
The Healthy Cedar Valley Coalition is a group of community organizations and individuals that have come together to improve the health of our community. We are committed to outreach and education, and we especially focus our attention on under-served and at-risk populations. Our organization has grown from 15 to nearly 30 member organizations in the past two years. The organizations and individuals involved in this coalition strive to create a healthier Cedar Valley for future generations by focusing on the following three theme areas:
Health and Well-Being
Environmental Health Film Series
Join us at 7:00pm in University of Northern Iowa's Center for Energy and Environmental Education (CEEE) Auditorium for the Spring 2015 Healthy Communities Film Series, presented by the Recycling & Reuse Technology and Transfer Center and Healthy Cedar Valley Coalition. Films are FREE.
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 7-9 p.m. "Farmageddon" - This film documents the current struggle of small family farms that are being shut down by misguided government policies. It emphasizes the idea of "food freedom" and what individuals can do to keep this freedom alive.
Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 7-9 p.m. "You’ve been Trumped" - In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on a celebrity tycoon. At stake is one of Britain's very last stretches of wilderness.
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 2015 7-9 p.m. "The Cleantech Future" - Industries for a Healthy Planet: What if we could live in a clean world? A world in which energy would be 100% renewable, water no longer polluted, transportation truly green and production methods clean and regenerative? There will be such a world. In this documentary VPRO Backlight explores the unprecedented possibilities of a new industrial revolution: Cleantech.
We look forward to seeing you there!