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  August  01, 2014 Issue: Vol 4 Issue 13 
 
 
HoopingDoes Napa County inspire you to be healthy? Make a video for CNN by August 11!
The City of Napa was just ranked #3 on top small cities to visit.  Now you have the opportunity with the CNN 10 Project to show America how Napa County inspires you to be healthy by August 11.  The top 10 places will be featured on the CNN website and readers will vote for the #1 healthiest place to live.  Find out about the Live Healthy Napa County video contest here!
 
 
Breastfeeding mom and babyCelebrate World Breastfeeding Week August 2
Join Napa County in celebrating of World Breastfeeding week Saturday, August 2 from 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Napa Farmer’s Market next to the Oxbow.  There will be a photo contest, community outreach and on-site breastfeeding support.  Learn more from the Napa Valley Breastfeeding Coalition.
 
 
Four happy childrenNational Night Out is August 5 in Yountville
Next Tuesday, August 5 from 5 - 9 p.m. the Sheriff's Office will host National Night Out at the Yountville Community Center, 6516 Washington St.  This free event features fingerprinting for children, ice cream, a jump house and information booths.  Contact Shontelle.Detwiler@countyofnapa.org for more info.
 
 
Rendering new colorsHelp Provide direct input to Napa County leaders: Join a Napa County Board
Napa County currently has openings on the Resource Conservation District Board of Directors (closes August 4), Tobacco Advisory Board (closes August 22) and Watershed Information Center and Conservancy Board (closes August 22).  Visit the Committees, Commissions and Boards page for the application and more information.
 
 
Election BallotNovember election filing deadline is Friday, August 8
Candidates for municipal councils, school districts, the Napa Valley Community College and Napa County Board of Education have until Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at 5 p.m. to file for election. Find out more and read the candidate handbook here.
 
 
2014 BoardNext Board meeting is Tuesday, August 12
The agenda will be available the week of August 11. You can check agendas, research minutes or watch recorded meetings at any time on our website.
 
 
Sheriff BadgeTrespassing a concern on Milliken Creek Watershed
Due to extreme fire danger, the Napa County Sheriff’s Office will be issuing misdemeanor citations to anyone trespassing in the Milliken Creek watershed area.  Check out the Napa County Regional Park and Open Space District to find safe places to enjoy outdoors.
 
 
 
 
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