Events Calendar

Please note that this calendar is only for one-time events promoting childhood obesity prevention: nutrition and health awareness, physical activity promotion, and meetings and conferences. If you have information about an event that you would like to include on our website, please use the form here.

October 12, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

5-4-3-2-1 Go! Message Training

Join us on Thursday, October 12th, for a detailed training on 5-4-3-2-1 Go!®, CLOCC’s public education message with recommendations for children and families to promote a healthy lifestyle. Developed in 2004 and launched as a mass-media campaign in 2009, 5-4-3-2-1 Go! has reached millions of individuals in communities throughout Chicago and beyond.

This free training will include:

  • Background information on the issue of childhood obesity 
  • Information about the creation and dissemination of 5-4-3-2-1 Go!
  • Strategies for incorporating the message in your programming
  • Opportunities for brainstorming and sharing ideas with colleagues and other community-based organizations

As a courtesy to Infant and Welfare Society patients and staff, please do not use the facility parking lot. Street parking is available. 

Contact Elizabeth Gonzalez with questions at

Location: Infant Welfare Society of Chicago, 3600 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago, IL

Community event? Yes

Related interest group(s): Early Childhood, Health Education

For more information call 312-227-7100 or visit event web site.