Virtual I-O-Happy Hour Series

Welcome to a party with purpose! Join the IOH’s inaugural Virtual I-O-Happy Hour series for an easy way to connect, have fun and support the Institute for Oral Health Foundation’s important work.

These delightful virtual events are open to all dental hygienists nationwide to form and foster personal and professional connections while supporting the ADHA’s Institute for Oral Health (IOH) Foundation. Mark your calendar now and register for up to four fun hosted events inspired by upcoming holidays like St. Patrick’s Day and Cinco de Mayo.

While you enjoy lively online guided gatherings your contributed fee directly supports the IOH’s important work of enhancing public health by raising awareness of and improving access to quality oral healthcare for everyone through educational scholarships and grants that help expand the dental hygiene field and provide essential oral health care and education to underserved communities.

The cupcake-like pet treats for a BYO Pet Treat Class on Sunday June 23

Pup Pet Treat Making Workshop

Occurred Sunday, June 23

Spoil those canines! (The ones that bark…) Bake up and decorate some homemade pup-licious doggie treats with a baking expert. Learn about ingredients and foods that are safe for pets. While your treats are in the oven, show off your canine cuties and meet the other pets! Only $25 to participate.



IOH Happy Hour Irish Soda Bread Making Class


Irish Soda Bread Workshop

Occurred Sunday, March 10

An expert baker guided us through a step-by-step recipe to create traditional Irish Soda Bread and a compound honey butter to pair it with.


IOH Happy Hour Salsa Making Class

Salsa Making Lesson

Occurred Sunday, April 14 

Your live cooking instructor walks you through making make 3 authentic salsas. Learn fun facts about the rich cultures and communities where these recipes originate!

Salsa Roja – a Mexican tradition
Salsa Criolla – an Argentinian rendition
Dominican Sazón – a Dominican seasoning



IOH Happy Hour Mixology Class

Mixology Lesson

Occurred Sunday, May 5

Mix, Mingle & Sip! A professional mixologist shows you the bartending basics in this virtual cocktail making class. Craft 2 classic cocktails, master bartending skills & mixology techniques and learn to pair ingredients and flavors to start creating your own cocktails. Includes Q&A and mocktail alternatives.