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Doing what’s best for preschoolers: More jumping, dancing, and active play

Until recently, it was generally assumed that young children would naturally get the physical activity they need to stay healthy. But new research highlighted in this… 336 more words

Healthy Living

East School Builds New Gardens

On May 17, 2015, East School in Torrington, CT expanded their Nourishing School Garden program by building raised beds with donated materials and the help of students and parents.  58 more words

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Scottish Natural Heritage, Sustrans and Scottish Canals together are adding thirty new long distance routes are to Scotland’s network of trails, cycleways and canal towpaths. The news, which was announced on 19 March will extend the Scottish path network with 500 miles which will improve and join up existing routes. 13 more words


Summer is just around the corner.....

At the first hint of sunshine our shedders were hard at work making planters  and they now proudly adorn the front of our building.

Filled with flowers and herbs the planters not only add decoration to the building but act as examples of what can be done through re-cycling wooden pallets that are discarded by businesses but accepted by the shed for a variety of uses. 132 more words

Active Living

Challenge complete - Where to now?

The 12 week training and meal plans of the Maxine’s Challenge have finished but the challenge is not quite over yet. To complete it all Challengers have to upload their final picture. 1,054 more words


Friday Photo from the Manitou Incline

May is almost over and the centers are winding down, but that doesn’t mean you should stop working out. There are many wonderful places along the front range that you can use in the summer for exercise! 19 more words


Engaging Older Men Training

Over the last few months we have  held a series of training days to explore how best to engage with the most isolated members of our community. 129 more words

Active Living