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Flying with the Eagle

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This video shows how the Eagle Books were used as the basis of outreach events in Keweenaw Bay, MI and Albuquerque, NM, and suggested ways the materials can be used in other communities.

Eagle Books Community Outreach Campaign

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community children in regaliaThe Native Diabetes Wellness Program is conducting an Eagle Books Community Outreach Campaign through 2012. Several sites per year throughout Indian Country will host events celebrating the Eagle Books and their culturally-relevant messages about physical activity and healthy eating. Programming includes large panels of images of the Eagle Books pages, storytelling, talking circles, art workshops, the animated Eagle Books on DVD, and seasonal events that coincide with local activities.

children engaging in physical activityFor communities who want to host their own Eagle Books outreach events campaign materials that promote health messages are available electronically.

Eagle Books Community Outreach Campaigns include partnerships with community organizations, such as the youth health program, Stepping out to health with Caitlin B. As a Native American youth advocate, Caitlin has used Eagle Books to teach youth throughout Indian Country about diabetes prevention, healthy nutrition, and physical activity.


Our Cultures Are Our Source of Health PSAs

 Screenshot from Our Cultures PSA video


Eagle Books Traveling Exhibit

 Eagle Books Traveling Exhibit


Traditional Foods

 Eagle Books Plate Full of Color


Order Free Eagle Books from CDC

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