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Crunch Time!

Crunch Time will be serving free lunches at King’s Kingdom Park to anyone 18 and younger through the summer. The meals will be served from 11:30-12:30 on the following dates: June 21, 22, 23June 28, 29, 30July 5, 6, 7July … Continue reading

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New Nutrition Facts Label

FDA finalized the new Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods! The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be enforcing new food labels that will provide consumers access to more recent and accurate nutrition information about the foods they are eating. … Continue reading

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Dementia Friendly at Work Training

Help your organization heighten its awareness of dementia and be equipped to respond warmly and effectively when serving people living with dementia and their families. The training is offered as part of an Isanti County Public Health Dementia Grant and … Continue reading

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Cooking Matters at Isanti Family Farmer’s Market

The University of Minnesota Extension SNAP-Ed Program is presenting Cooking Matters at the Farmer Market tours at the Isanti Family Farmer’s Market on Friday, July 15 and August 12. During the guided tour, participants will learn tips to save money … Continue reading

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Building Community Through Budding Farmers

It’s never too early to teach kids about healthy seasonal food!  One of the projects that Partners in Healthy Living helps fund is a Budding Farmers program through Chisago City Farmers Market.  Children learn to cook, grow, learn, taste, smell, … Continue reading

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Fun Ideas for Active Living

Looking for fun outdoor activities to keep your kids entertained this summer? How about: Sponge Bullseye PVC Pipe Sprinkler Firefly Flashlight Game Nature Scavenger Hunt Frisbee Tic Tac Toe For more fun activities click here.

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Beyond a Simple Sample

Many times, busy families are tempted to get dinner by ordering into a speaker and having it passed to them though the car window. Who hasn’t? And at times, cooking from scratch can seem daunting, even when we have the … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead!

Welcome to the Partners in Healthy Living Newsletter Release Party!! Our Mission: Our mission is to foster healthier communities where all residents live, work, learn, and play. We achieve this by increasing access to nutritious foods, physical activity opportunities, and … Continue reading

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Wellness No Longer a “Stretch”

Strategy: Worksite Wellness Wellness No Longer a “Stretch” The Isanti County Wellness Program is reaching more employees, thanks to the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP). Membership has grown since two new department representatives joined the Wellness Committee. In December 2013, … Continue reading

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