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Nov 12

Chronic Disease Workshop @ Webster

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Disease Workshop on November 12 at 1:00 PM CDT at St. John's Lutheran Church (820 Main St., Webster, SD 57247).

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Voices For Food

Resources for Food Councils to bridge the gap between food security and healthy food choices.

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Jan 13

Walk With Ease (WWE) Self-Guided Program January - February

Are you looking to start walking, but not able to commit to an in-person walking group at this time? If so, SDSU Extension is excited to offer an online self-directed walking program to jumpstart your walking goals.

Walk With Ease, Health, Physical Activity

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Jan 13

Fit & Strong! Workshop @ Brookings

SDSU Extension will be hosting an 8-week exercise program beginning on Jan. 13 at 1 PM CDT at the First Lutheran Church (337 8th St., Brookings, SD 57006).

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SDSU Extension Joins Forces to Address Brain Aging Myths

October 15, 2019

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, SDSU Extension and University of Illinois Extension will host a webinar titled “Senior Moments and Other Misnomers About the Aging Brain” on Friday, November 8 at 11:00 a.m. MST/Noon CDT.

Older Adults, Health

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National School Lunch Week: ‘Lettuce’ Celebrate!

National School Lunch Week is October 14–18, 2019. During National School Lunch Week, schools around the country celebrate all of the ways a school lunch can positively affect a child’s life, both at school and at home.

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Nov 04

Chronic Disease Workshop @ Parkston

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Disease Workshop on November 11 at 1 PM CDT at the Avera St. Benedict Health Center (401 W Glynn Dr.,
Parkston, South Dakota 57366).

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Better Choices Better Health Good & Healthy South Dakota Communities
Nov 04

Diabetes Workshop @ Parkston

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Diabetes Workshop onNovember 4 at 10 AM CST at the Avera St. Benedict Health Center (401 W. Glynn Dr., Parkston, SD 57366).

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Nov 13

Walk With Ease Workshop (WWE) @ Chamberlain

SDSU Extension will host a Walk With Ease program on November 13 - December 23, 2019 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM CDT at the Chamberlain Community Center (112 N. Main St., Chamberlain, SD) 57325).

Physical Activity, Health, Walk With Ease

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Strengthening the Heartland Program Brings Free Opioid Misuse Prevention Resources to Rural South Dakota Communities

October 02, 2019

Programs to promote discussions related to prescription opioids are available for communities across South Dakota and North Dakota through “Strengthening the Heartland,” a collaborative project between SDSU Extension and NDSU Extension.

Strengthening the Heartland, Health