Editor's note
The following abstract describes a publication that is available for purchase or as a downloadable PDF.
See the companion publication N1035, Healthy Celebrations handout.


Sarah Wood
Assistant Extension Professor, Department of Health Sciences

Tammy Roberts
Nutrition and Health Extension Specialist

This poster addresses the importance of healthy celebrations for children.  Risks of using food as a reward are discussed. Ideas for ways to celebrate the child, as well as healthy party snack and activity ideas are provided.


  • Nutrition
  • Health
  • Celebrations
  • Parties
  • Using food as a reward
  • Healthy party snacks
  • Party activities
  • Rewards
  • SNAP


  • One 24 x 36 inches poster