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Screen Free Week Activities in Herkimer County


Herkimer, NY - Herkimer County HealthNet will join thousands of schools, libraries, and community groups nationwide in a coordinated effort to encourage millions of Americans to turn off televisions, computers, and video games for seven days and turn on the world around them. Screen-Free Week is a chance for children to read, play, think, create, be more physically active, and to spend more time with friends and family.


Some of the activities for the week of April 18-22 include:
• Buy 2 Games, Get 2 Games at the State Bowling Center in Ilion
• Open Gym at the YMCA in Mohawk everyday from 3:00-5:00PM


Any school personnel interested in having Screen Free Week events in their school during the week following Spring break should contact


Contact: Thomas Curnow, Executive Director
Herkimer County HealthNet, Inc.


Phone: 315 867-1552

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The HCHN has been in existence since 1990. Its membership has continuously expanded and has served as an effective forum for Herkimer County providers to identify, discuss, and resolve health and social service issues and concerns. As a direct result of grants by the New York State Department of Health: Office of Rural Health, the Network significantly increased levels of coordination and collaboration among health and social service providers.

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