Get Involved

Join the movement to promote healthy eating and active living! We’re always looking for interested community members, and we truly value your input. There are many ways to get involved, so take a look at the details below and get started today.

Become a LiveWell Longmont Coalition Member

Whether you’re an organization or an individual community member, you can partner with LiveWell Longmont by joining our Coalition. LiveWell Longmont Coalition Members not only care about healthy eating and active living, but work with larger groups to effect positive change. Show your support by promoting and volunteering at events, and by supporting programs and projects in the community. There is no fee to join.

Contact Melissa at [email protected] for more information.

Become a LiveWell Longmont Sponsor

Throughout the year, we coordinate and support a variety of healthy events and activities within the Longmont community. Educational workshops and healthy hours are a few examples of events we’ve consistently helped support. We actively seek sponsorships to help facilitate these events, and to ensure they are successful. If you’re interested in either an ongoing sponsorship or a one-time donation, your contributions make an invaluable difference that will affect the entire community.

Contact Melissa at [email protected] , or 303-678-4916, for further details.

We’re hiring! The bi-lingual Community Engagement Strategist  will be responsible for and will coordinate the formation and operation of a community-led, neighborhood focused approach designed to elevate the voices of community members in the prioritized neighborhoods within Longmont. These neighborhoods face factors currently associated with higher prevalence of health disparities such as diabetes and other chronic diseases. Through this work, the strategist position will create, engage and mobilize allies throughout the community that can support and assist needs identified by community members and will collaborate with neighborhood leaders. The position will close at 5 PM on October 10.

 

 

Longmont Employers! We want to help add FUN and FUEL to your wellness programs and plans, for FREE! We’re continuously working on building and compiling helpful resources and opportunities to motivate one another as a community. Why? We’re a nonprofit that is committed to a healthy Longmont! We’re not pitching a product, spamming you with sales, or pushing an agenda. We’re here to help increase and celebrate health within our own community. It’s as simple as that.

Supports we offer include: customizable media templates centered on healthy eating and active living; articles for your use in newsletters, email blasts, and other publications; access to a private Facebook page connecting employees city-wide for sharing motivation and info; healthy tips and strategies; participation in fun, healthy challenges and chances to win cool schwag throughout the year from local vendors; promotional materials and the opportunity to participate in the annual LiveWell Longmont Healthy Food Drive, a chance to promote your organization and win fun prizes while supporting our community; and more! We’re always evolving in our quest to meet YOUR needs. For more info, please contact Erika, at [email protected]

Tuesday Jul 25, 2017 ::
 Free yoga at Village at the Peaks
Details :

Tuesday, July 25
Join Gold’s Gym and Sound Off Colorado for a free  all-level Sunset Yoga class on the Village Lawn. Enjoy the beautiful Colorado sunsets while you relax with silent yoga where you wear special headphones that allow you to hear both the instructor and music at the volume of your choice. Please bring your yoga mat, towel and water.

7:30 – 9 pm 
Village Lawn, Village at the Peaks
1250 South Hover St

For more info and events like this, visit Village at the Peaks’ website calendar abd Facebook page!

Wednesday Jul 26, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Free Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, July 26
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Wednesday Jul 26, 2017 ::
 Longmont Bike Night
Details :

Wednesday, July 26
Bike Night began in 2004. It’s an easy, fun, cruiser ride around Longmont CO on the byways, alleys and greenways.

6:30 pm 
Roosevelt Park–meet by the flags
700 Longs Peak Avenue

For more info,  go to LongmontBikeNight.org 

Thursday Jul 27, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Free Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, July 27
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

Thursday July 27, 2017 ::
 Social Security Benefits 101 (from CPWD)
Details :

Thursday, July 27 (and every 4th Thursday, monthly)
Would you like to know more about how to file for social security benefits? CPWD Longmont will be offering a monthly introduction to the Social Security Disability Application Process. 

10 am
Center for People With Disabilities
615 North Main Street
Longmont
*If you have questions or want to sign up for the class, please call 303-772-3250
*If you have an accommodation request, please notify CPWD 2 days ahead of time

www.cwpd.org

Thursday Jul 27, 2017 ::
 Beneficios de Seguro Social
Details :

Cada cuarto Jueves de cada mes
¿Desea saber más sobre cómo solicitar beneficios de seguridad social por incapacidad? CPWD Longmont ofrecerá una introducción mensual al Proceso de Solicitud de Incapacidad del Seguro Social. ¡Póngase en contacto con CPWD por adelantado si se necesitan algunas adaptaciones!

11:00 de la manana
Centro Para Personas Con Discapacidades
615 North Main Street
Longmont

Si tiene preguntas o quiere firmarse a la clase por favor llame al 303-772-3250
Si usted tiene una solicitud de alojamiento, por favor notifique a CPWD 2 dias antes de tiempo

www.cwpd.org

Thursday Jul 27, 2017 ::
 Free Family Yoga at Thompson Park with Brie Michalik
Details :
Thursday, July 27

Join Yoga Instructor and Craft Yoga founder Brie Michalik in this fun, family-friendly, donation based event at Thompson Park! Enjoy 45 minutes of an all levels Yoga flow, and take advantage of the shady, playful outdoor setting the whole family will love.

10:30 – 11:15 am
Thompson Park
420 Bross Street

Saturday Jul 29, 2017 ::
 Longmont Farmers Market
Details :

Saturdays through November 18
We love our local Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh, locally grown and prepared vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines, FREE weekly kids activities with The Family Garden, live music from 10 am to 1 pm, and more! Artisan shows take place every fourth Saturday of the month. Free parking is available at the Fairgrounds and complimentary bike valet at the market with Bicycle Longmont.

8 am- 1 pm
Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Road
http://boulderfarmers.org

Sunday Jul 30, 2017 ::
 Sunday Family Stroll at McIntosh Lake
Details :

Sunday July 30
Bring the whole family to stroll the McIntosh Lake Loop, a flat gentle loop around one of Longmont’s prettiest lakes.  Kids, grandparents, grownups of any age … all are welcome to this stroll led by Lyn Simuns through Walk 2 Connect. 

4 – 6 pm
McIntosh Lake, Dawson Park
Harvard St. and Lakeshore Drive

For more details, and info on upcoming walks, visit  Walk2Connect!

Monday Jul 31, 2017 ::
 FREE Mental Health First Aid Training
Details :

Monday, July 31
Supporting Action for Mental Health is excited to be organizing special events including an Introduction to Mental Health First Aid class, an 8-hour course that gives people the skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. SAM will also be launching several educational activities. Join in the movement to raise awareness about this important issue.

8 am – 5 pm (1-hour break for lunch)
Boulder Valley St. Vrain Community Hub
515 Coffman Street
Click here for more info on this and additional offerings.

Monday Jul 31, 2017 ::
 Longmont Eastside Bike Night
Details :

Monday, July 31
Inspired by Longmont Bike Night, Eastside Bike Night carries on what Bike Night started. Get out and meet your neighbors, find some cool trails and maybe grab a slice of pizza! Rides meet at 7pm at Rough and Ready Park. The ride will explore the greenways and trails of NE Longmont.

7 pm 
Rough and Ready Park
399 21st Avenue

Find more info on Meetup or  Facebook.com/eastsidebikenight 

Wednesday Aug 2, 2017 ::
 Longmont Bike Night
Details :

Wednesday, August 2
Bike Night began in 2004. It’s an easy, fun, cruiser ride around Longmont CO on the byways, alleys and greenways.

6:30 pm 
Roosevelt Park–meet by the flags
700 Longs Peak Avenue

For more info,  go to LongmontBikeNight.org 

Wednesday Aug 2, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, August 2
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Thursday Aug 3, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Free Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, August 3
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

Saturday Aug 5, 2017 ::
 Longmont Farmers Market
Details :

Saturdays through November 18
We love our local Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh, locally grown and prepared vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines, FREE weekly kids activities with The Family Garden, live music from 10 am to 1 pm, and more! Artisan shows take place every fourth Saturday of the month. Free parking is available at the Fairgrounds and complimentary bike valet at the market with Bicycle Longmont.

8 am- 1 pm
Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Road
http://boulderfarmers.org

Monday Aug 7, 2017 ::
 Longmont After Work Amble–East Neighborhoods
Details :

Monday, August 7
These weekly Monday walks are relaxed, casual and fun. Explore various roads, parks and alleyways around Longmont, with rotating starting places every week. Don’t like Mondays? These walks are for you! Come to make new friends while getting your mind, body and spirit moving at a natural pace. All abilities welcome. On the first Monday of every month, come explore parks, trails and neighborhoods around east Longmont meeting at Nicolo’s Pizza.

5:30 – 6:45 pm
Nicolo’s Pizza
1631 Pace St.

For more details, and info on upcoming walks, visit Meetup/Boulder Ramblers or Walk2Connect!

Tuesday Aug 8, 2017 ::
 Youth Mental Health First Aid Class
Details :

Tuesday, August 8
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is a ground-breaking prevention program. The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges that are common among adolescents and young adults. YMHFA is implemented around the U.S. and the world. Research has shown that the training enhances behavioral health literacy, reduces stigma, increases knowledge of professional and self-help resources, increases participants’ confidence helping in a crisis situation, and improves behavioral health of participants.. Join in the movement to raise awareness about this important issue.

8 am – 5 pm
CENTRALongmont
402 Kimbark Street
Click here for more info on this and additional offerings.

Wednesday Aug 9, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, August 9
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Thursday Aug 10, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, August 10
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

Saturday Aug 12, 2017 ::
 Sunrise Stampede
Details :

Saturday, August 12
Celebrating its 32nd year, the Sunrise Stampede is a Longmont tradition that has raised over $200,000 for student programs in the St. Vrain Valley School District. All net proceeds go to classroom grants to directly support students with special needs in the St. Vrain Valley School District. Over 1,000 runners/walkers are anticipated to participate in this family-oriented 2-mile and 10K run/walk this year, enjoying the NEW certified course beginning and ending at Silver Creek High School!

8 am 2-mile start, 8:10 am 10K start
Silver Creek High School
Saturday Aug 12, 2017 ::
 Longmont Farmers Market
Details :

Saturdays through November 18
We love our local Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh, locally grown and prepared vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines, FREE weekly kids activities with The Family Garden, live music from 10 am to 1 pm, and more! Artisan shows take place every fourth Saturday of the month. Free parking is available at the Fairgrounds and complimentary bike valet at the market with Bicycle Longmont.

8 am- 1 pm
Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Road
http://boulderfarmers.org

Monday Aug 14, 2017 ::
 Longmont After Work Amble: Golden Ponds
Details :

Monday, August 14
These weekly Monday walks are relaxed, casual and fun. Explore various roads, parks and alleyways around Longmont, with rotating starting places every week. Don’t like Mondays? These walks are for you! Come to make new friends while getting your mind, body and spirit moving at a natural pace. All abilities welcome. On the second Monday of every month, come explore Golden Ponds Park and Nature Area.

5:30 – 6:45 pm
Roger’s Grove Park
220 South Hover Road
For more details and upcoming walks, visit Meetup/Boulder Ramblers or Walk2Connect
Wednesday Aug 16, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, August 16
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Thursday Aug 17, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, August 17
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

Saturday Aug 19, 2017 ::
 Longmont Farmers Market
Details :

Saturdays through November 18
We love our local Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh, locally grown and prepared vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines, FREE weekly kids activities with The Family Garden, live music from 10 am to 1 pm, and more! Artisan shows take place every fourth Saturday of the month. Free parking is available at the Fairgrounds and complimentary bike valet at the market with Bicycle Longmont.

8 am- 1 pm
Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Road
http://boulderfarmers.org

Sunday Aug 20, 2017 ::
 Craft Yoga with Brie Michalik at Left Hand Tasting Room
Details :
Sunday August 20

Brie established Craft Yoga in 2016 to help create community & change through Yoga. A  donation based event, Craft Yoga encourages us all to share that little something we can give. Beneficiaries change often and will be announced at the event! Enjoy 45 minutes of an all levels Yoga flow, followed by a community gathering over craft drinks or eats!

11:15 am – 12 pm
Left Hand Brewery
1265 Boston Avenue

Monday Aug 21, 2017 ::
 Longmont After Work Amble: Clark Centennial Park
Details :

Monday, August 21
These weekly Monday walks are relaxed, casual and fun. Explore various roads, parks and alleyways around Longmont, with rotating starting places every week. Don’t like Mondays? These walks are for you! Come to make new friends while getting your mind, body and spirit moving at a natural pace. All abilities welcome. On the third Monday of every month, come explore the parks in central Longmont, around Clark Centennial Park.  

5:30 – 6:30 pm
Centennial Pool
1201 Alpine St.

For more details, and info on upcoming walks, visit Meetup/Boulder Ramblers or Walk2Connect!

Wednesday Aug 23, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, August 23
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Thursday Aug 24, 2017 ::
 Social Security Benefits 101 (from CPWD)
Details :

Thursday, August 24 (and every 4th Thursday, monthly)
Would you like to know more about how to file for social security benefits? CPWD Longmont will be offering a monthly introduction to the Social Security Disability Application Process. 

10 am
Center for People With Disabilities
615 North Main Street
Longmont
*If you have questions or want to sign up for the class, please call 303-772-3250
*If you have an accommodation request, please notify CPWD 2 days ahead of time

www.cwpd.org

Thursday Aug 24, 2017 ::
 Beneficios de Seguro Social
Details :

Cada cuarto Jueves de cada mes
¿Desea saber más sobre cómo solicitar beneficios de seguridad social por incapacidad? CPWD Longmont ofrecerá una introducción mensual al Proceso de Solicitud de Incapacidad del Seguro Social. ¡Póngase en contacto con CPWD por adelantado si se necesitan algunas adaptaciones!

11:00 de la manana
Centro Para Personas Con Discapacidades
615 North Main Street
Longmont

Si tiene preguntas o quiere firmarse a la clase por favor llame al 303-772-3250
Si usted tiene una solicitud de alojamiento, por favor notifique a CPWD 2 dias antes de tiempo

www.cwpd.org

Thursday Aug 24, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, August 24
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

Saturday Aug 26, 2017 ::
 Venus de Miles
Details :

Colorado’s only all-women’s ride is a celebration of sisterhood, featuring courses to accommodate any participant – novice or seasoned.  Choose among a rolling 33-mile course, a 62-mile metric century, and a 100-mile century course.  All courses go through beautiful Boulder County. 

Saturday, August 26
6:45 am (100-mile ride); 8 am (64 -mile ride); 9 am (33-mile ride); 11 am festival begins
Prospect Park, Prospect New Town
700 Tenacity Drive
Longmont

http://www.venusdemiles.com/colorado/

Saturday Aug 26, 2017 ::
 Longmont Farmers Market
Details :

Saturdays through November 18
We love our local Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh, locally grown and prepared vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines, FREE weekly kids activities with The Family Garden, live music from 10 am to 1 pm, and more! Artisan shows take place every fourth Saturday of the month. Free parking is available at the Fairgrounds and complimentary bike valet at the market with Bicycle Longmont.

8 am- 1 pm
Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Road
http://boulderfarmers.org

Monday Aug 28, 2017 ::
 Longmont After Work Amble: McIntosh Lake Loop
Details :

Monday, August 28
These weekly Monday walks are relaxed, casual and fun. Explore various roads, parks and alleyways around Longmont, with rotating starting places every week. Don’t like Mondays? These walks are for you! Come to make new friends while getting your mind, body and spirit moving at a natural pace. All abilities welcome. On the fourth Monday of every month, come enjoy a McIntosh Lake Loop, walking around the lake from the entrance on Harvard St.  

5:30 – 7 pm
McIntosh Lake, North Entrance
1929 Harvard St.

For more details, and info on upcoming walks, visit Meetup/Boulder Ramblers or Walk2Connect!

Wednesday Aug 30, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Wednesday Social Run
Details :

Wednesday, August 30
Weekly SOCIAL run/walk! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus music from Shoes & Brews weekly open mic night jam band!

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details

Thursday Aug 31, 2017 ::
 Shoes and Brews Weekly Social Run
Details :

Thursday, August 31
Weekly THURSDAY night SOCIAL run/walk– RAIN, SNOW or SHINE, ALL year long! All paces and distances welcome on the out and back course along the St. Vrain; everyone can choose their distance. After your run or walk, enjoy drink discounts complements of Shoes and Brews plus giveaways from varied sponsors.

6 pm
Shoes and Brews
63 South Pratt Pkwy, Unit B
Longmont
Contact Ashlee at [email protected] for more details!

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