Get Growing! Adventures Offered to Youth this Summer
06/22/2012 - Join "Get Growing! Adventures in Growing Food & Being Fit" with Cornell Cooperative Extension's Summer Youth Program.
The Summer Youth FNEC Program from Cornell Cooperative Extension will be bringing the nutrition education program "Get Growing! Adventures in Growing Food & Being Fit" to various locations in Delaware County throughout July and August. This free and informative program is guaranteed to be fun for children 8 to 13 years old.
The Summer Youth Program will feature information on the U.S. dietary guidelines and healthy food lifestyle and fitness choices for youth and how kids can grow their own food. Activities and games will keep youth learning about gardening, nutrition, healthy snack choices and how to strive to eat more fruits and vegetables each day. So look for "Get Growing! Adventures in Growing Food & Being Fit" Summer Youth Program coming to your neighborhood from the Food and Nutrition (in) Communities Program (FNEC), part of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County:
June 26 – July 26 in Sidney
July 9 – 12 in Roxbury
July 16 – 19 in Stamford
July 23 – 26 in Delhi and Margaretville
July 30 – Aug. 2 in Davenport
TBA in Hancock
For more information on how to participate in the program or to help organize a program in your community in Delaware County contact Jeanne Darling at Cornell cooperative Extension, PO Box 184, Hamden, NY 13782, call 607-865-6531 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County's community programs and events call 607-865-6531 or visit us online at www.ccedelaware.org.
Cornell Cooperative Extension offers employment and program opportunities and access to all people regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability. If you have special needs, contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County at (607) 865-6531.