Listing of Events

Monday, April 6
  • Rivier University Public Health Students will be presenting Health Education posters at the Dion Center, 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
  • The Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services will be at the Nashua Soup Kitchen from 11-noon with health information and giveaways.
  • Rivier University will host a screening of The Anonymous People at Sylvia Trottier Hall, room 235, 4-6 p.m. The Anonymous People is a feature documentary film about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. This passionate new public recovery movement aims to transform public opinion, engage communities and elected officials, and finally shift problematic policy toward lasting solutions.
  • My Health. My Care. Debut video screening at Street Joseph Hospital, 5:30-6:30 p.m. “My Health. My Care.” is an educational video series that has been developed by community partners in the Greater Nashua Public Health Region to help residents better understand how to navigate the healthcare system and feel more confident when they communicate with their healthcare providers.
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Tuesday, April 7
  • Lyme Disease Presentation (PDF) at City Hall, 12-1 p.m. This presentation will provide an overview of Lyme disease, common symptoms, how to safely remove a tick and tips to reduce risk. Open to the public.
  • Kids Health Fair. This event is designed for kids to learn more about how they can live healthier lives through interaction and play. This event will have interactive displays to teach kids about living healthy, healthy snacks, as well as organized games that promote an active lifestyle. Where: Dr. Crisp Elementary School, 3-6 p.m.
  • Healthy Homes Presentation at Adult Learning Center. This presentation will teach you how to identify lead hazards and the effects lead has on children. Adult Learning Center, 6-8 p.m. We will also discuss federal funding that is available to make homes and rental units lead-safe.
  • Creating a Healthy Home with Gary Domurad who specializes in cleaning products for creating a healthy home . Fee Required. The Holistic Self Care Center, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 8
Thursday, April 9
  • “Outbreaks, Disasters, Epidemiology, Oh My!” Rivier University, DeMoulas Room. This free workshop will focus on outbreak investigations and the use of epidemiology during disasters.
    • Registration is required. Deadline to register is April 2, 2015
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  • “Change or Rearrange: Feng Shui It”. Tips on how to organize the clutter in our lives and reduce daily stress.
    • Open to City of Nashua employees only. Where: City Hall Auditorium, 1-2 p.m.
  • Caring for the Caregiver with Cheryl Bond will provide ways for caregivers to cope with the stresses of being responsible for someone suffering from mental illness or any other chronic illnesses. Fee Required. The Holistic Self Care Center, 6-8 p.m.
  • Experience This! Behavioral Health Fair at the Pheasant Lane Mall, 3-7 p.m. This event is intended to provide a range of hands on experiences and tips for understanding behavioral health issues such as substance misuse, suicide and mental health. Over 15 community organizations are participating!
Friday, April 10
  • Visit the Public Health Clinic at 18 Mulberry Street from 8:30-10:30 a.m. to get a free lead screening for children age 0-6 years old. All participants will receive a giveaway.
  • "Breaking the Cycle - Holistic Approaches to Substance Abuse Prevention" with Barb Tremlett and April Grabowski at the Holistic Self Care Center from 6:30-8 p.m.
  • Boys and Girls Club of Souhegan Valley Free Fun Night! Both members and non-members are welcome to attend. This event is open to children in grades 2-5. Participate in karaoke on our large screen, dance to music, climb our rock wall, play fun games, win prizes, and so much more! Food will be available for purchase. Registration required, please register.
Sunday, April 12
  • The Nashua Soup Kitchen and Shelter will be hosting its 22nd Annual Walk and Run for Food and Shelter. Help fund raise by joining in for either the Kid’s Sprint at 12:30 p.m., 10K and 5K Gun Start at 1 p.m., or a 3K walk at 1:10 p.m.