Health Matters: Everybody Walk!
You're Invited to our Google Hangout
Thursday, May 30th 2013 at 12-2pm
This is an online event.
12 PM - 12:30 PM Eastern: Pre-Event Tech Check12:30 PM - 2 PM Eastern: Main Event
Come Hang Out with Us!
Join us for our first ever Health
Matters café conversation
using Google Hangouts –
an online video conferencing tool.
The purpose of the Health Matters series is to provide
opportunities for staff at all levels of the
organization to connect, share, and learn
about the NPS Healthy Parks Healthy People
initiative, and to build a community of
practice that helps to advance the role of
parks in contributing to people’s health and
The theme of the first conversation series
is “EveryBody Walk!” Join in on a small group conversation with
NPS staff and partners on May 30, to explore practical,
effective, and creative ways to establish and
maintain walking programs.
Reservations will be first-come, first serve.
Please RSVP by May 21 to reserve your spot.
How to Join
1. Create a new non-governmental gmail account
3. Wait for the Hangout invite to appear in your new gmail account
4. Join our Hangout on Google+! Just scroll through this Prezi for short, easy instructions on how to join a Hangout: http://prezi.com/nm9ts-8tnx17/how-to-join-a-google-hangout/
NOTE: You will need a webcam to participate in this Hangout. Make sure you have acquired and tested it out before the session begins.
STRETCH OUT/TECH CHECK TIME (30 min.)
Get comfortable with Google Hangout’s interactive
features & set up webcams
WARM-UP (30 min.)
Cafe begins . Where are you on the spectrum of
Healthy Parks Healthy People US?
EVERYBODY WALK (30 min.)
Group Dialogue to share ideas, tools, approaches
to promote walking in parks.
COOL DOWN TIME (30 min.)
Group Reflection to motivate and inspire
ourselves to stretch ourselves further.
Post event assignment – which includes actual