My Plate: Cooking and Nutrition for Teens

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Info
Contact Phone or Email: 
Emily Sheehan, 860-441-6750
Recommended Age: 
Grades 6-12
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Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to learn more about the My Plate nutrition guide! Join Vanika Jethwa from Food Corp. for this exciting cooking and nutrition class. Participants will learn about the five important food groups in the My Plate plan. After the lesson, teens will be given recipes and taught how to cook delicious snacks and meals featuring those foods. The cherry on top? Teens will be allowed to eat their amazing dishes after the class has ended!  This is an inclusive event and teens of all ability levels are welcome to attend. Please contact the library if you have any questions or requests for accommodations.

  • January 10th – Fruit
  • February 21st – Vegetables
  • March 10th – Grains
  • April 10th – Protein
  • May 9th – Dairy
Groton Public Library
52 Newtown Road
06340 Groton , CT 41° 20' 51.1872" N, 72° 1' 44.1372" W
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