1. Camp Sierra
at Yosemite (ages 10-13)
The camp is located in Yosemite and has 24
hour medical supervision. There are a variety of fun activities such
as crafts, campfires, hiking, fishing, horse-back riding, swimming,
boating, games and more!
2. Teen Asthma Camp at Wonder Valley Resort (ages 13-17)
This camp is held in the foothills on 75 acres
of shady grounds at Wonder Valley Ranch.
3. Family Asthma Day (ages 5-9 and parents)
This day is specifically designed for families who have kids who are
challenged in their every day activities due to asthma, learn how to
manage and live better with it.
4. Better Breathers' Club
Better Breathers' Clubs combine educational programs with social
opportunities designed to create a better understanding of chronic
lung disease and how to live with it.
5. Professional Programs
Continuing Education Courses, Clinic Site Asthma Education, School
Site Education Sessions, plus printed materials available in English
6. Open Airways (school-based program)
School-based program for onsite asthma education in a peer-based
setting. Includes Power Breathing for Adolescents and Volunteer
7. Annual Meeting and the 2005 Annual Awards
The Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 15, 2005 at Roger
Rocka's Dinner Theater at 12:00 Noon.
8. Blow the Whistle on Asthma
An organized walk to stop the asthma epidemic in the San Joaquin
Valley being held on Saturday, March 5, 2005 at the Santa Fe Trail (start
at Transit Center) in Tulare. Check-in at 7:30 a.m. and walk begins at 8 a.m..
9. Air Quality Flag Program
This program is in partnership with the San Joaquin Valley Air
Pollution Control District to protect faculty, staff and students' exposure to
poor outdoor air quality.
10. Skip a Trip MORE
Vehicle emissions are a major source of air pollution in our valley. If we all
skip just one or two trips a week, it will reduce unhealthy emissions. Do your
part to clean up the air by making a pledge to skip a trip or two this week.
You’ll be surprised at the easy, convenient and economical ways you can find to
reduce driving, save money and time.
11. A Breath of Fresh Air
Breath of Fresh Air Under the Big Top
It’s easy to see
why A Breath of Fresh Air
event has became the American Lung Association of Central California’s
signature event. Setting the stage for a fun and casual evening under
the stars each year, local artist Bebe Long lends her talent to the
celebration by painting a colorful masterpiece that is adapted into a
commemorative, collectible poster. Hosted at one of the Fresno-Clovis’
areas premier private estates, the 2006 celebration will be a breath
of fresh air with an adult circus atmosphere.
Watch this website
for ticket sales and more announcements on the exact date in early
fall and the location. But make plans to join the American Lung
Association of Central California under the big top for a memorable
evening while raising money to improve air quality and reduce lung
disease in the San Joaquin Valley.