July 9, 2019
RCAA has a bunch of neat events coming up this month, click the event names for more info!
- Saturday, 7/13, Redwood Pride Waterfront Cleanup: The RAVEN Project is joining up with Redwood Pride for the #TrashTag challenge. Meet at the Adorni Center at 11:00 a.m.; lunch will be provided. Click the link for more details, to be announced.
- Sunday, 7/14, Fortuna Rodeo Bike Ride: Learn about Fortuna's history with our Natural Resources Services Division and enjoy an easy paced bicycle ride through town. Bring your own road-ready bicycle and helmet, as there will be a limited amount available to borrow. Kids 10+ who can ride are welcome! Western attire encouraged. For more information call 707-441-5089. This event will be bilingual in Spanish and English.
- Monday, 7/15, Garden Group: Every Monday from 1:00-4:30 p.m., youth aged 10-21 are invited to the RAVEN Project to help us garden and grow healthy veggies! Learn various planting techniques, how to utilize fresh fruits and veggies, cooking skills, and much more.
- Tuesday, 7/16, Queer Coffee House Presents: Humboldt Domestic Violence Services: HDVS will be joining this iteration of the ongoing RAVEN Project event, Queer Coffee House. This youth-specific event occurs from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, 7/18, Round Table Fundraiser: If you go to Round Table Eureka between 5:00-9:00 p.m. and tell them that you are there for the RAVEN Project, 15% of those sales come back to support us!
How do RCAA's programs impact you?
- Natural Resouces Services (NRS) works directly with Humboldt County community leaders, schools and parents to improve safety and encourage more children to safely walk and bicycle to school. NRS helps coordinate both the Greater Eureka and Humboldt County Safe Routes to School Task Forces.
- Teaching preschoolers oral health care is a result of the TOOTH program.
- Natural Resources Services works with community members, civic groups and local jurisdictions to enhance neighborhood street tree planting and support the development of community forests for public access and watershed protection.