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Missouri Eat Smart Guidelines Workshops 1-4 (Session 1 of 4)
Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...
This 4-hour workshop will help child care facilities improve the nutrition and feeding environments for children in their care. Participants will learn about “best practices” for promoting optimal health and lifelong positive eating habits in young children.
The following sessions will be included: Eating Well--Basic Nutrition for Kids and for You; Childhood Obesity and Missouri’s Eat Smart Guidelines for Child Care; Setting the Stage for Eating Well – The Nutrition Environment; and Healthy Habits for Life--Teaching Nutrition to Preschool Children.
There is no charge to attend, due to a Missouri Team Nutrition grant.