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May 2019

Cool as a Cucumber-Keeping Active and Hydrated as it Heats Up!

Thursday, May 2, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm

Learn why children are at greater risk of becoming dehydrated. Learn to identify signs and risk of dehydration. Discover helpful tips to encourage children to stay hydrated. Explore foods that have high water intake.

This is a FREE Training

Facilitator: Mary Lynn Kardell

CACFP Claim is due!

Friday, May 3, 2019
CACFP Claim is due!

Should I be Worried? Picky Eating or Something More Serious?

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm

Identify and understand the difference between normal eating development, picky eating and signs that a child's eating behaviors may be something more concerning.

This is a FREE Training

Facilitator: Mary Lynn Kardell

CPR & First Aid

Thursday, May 16, 2019
6:00 pm10:00 pm

This course will give you the necessary skills to recognize and respond to an emergency. This is a certification class which is valid for 2 years.
$65 for CPR/First Aid/AED, $45 for First Aid ONLY, $45 for CPR/AED ONLY

Instructor: Cortney Nagler
Please register at the link below and bring your cash or check (made out to Cortney Nagler) to class.
You do not need to go through Midwest for registration or payment for this class.

If you have further questions, contact: Cortney Nagler 402-203-8956 clnagler24@gmail.com

What is GMO, Organic, Natural? Understanding Food Labels

Sunday, May 19, 2019
1:00 pm5:00 pm

Confused about the new food label and identifying what is healthy and not healthy foods to choose? Learn about what GMO, organic, natural and other health claims on food labels mean and how to identify what is the best choice for your health and budget.

This is a FREE Training

Facilitator: Mary Lynn Kardell

Fun, Simple and Educational Gardening Information and Ideas - Webinar

Monday, May 20, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm

Gardening with young children improves self confidence, increases the variety of fruits and vegetables children will try, and teaches children about where our food supplies comes from. Learn simple ideas to incorporate gardening principles into your curriculum no matter how much space you have available.

This class will be taught via webinar. You will receive a link to this online class after you register. This is a FREE Training.

Instructor: Mary Lynn Kardell

Glorious Grains- Health Food that Tastes Delicious

Thursday, May 23, 2019
6:30 pm8:00 pm

Grains are the staple of a healthy diet. Learn why whole grains are beneficial to our overall health. Explore various type of grains that have significant nutritional value, are low cost and add variety to your meal planning.

This is a FREE Training

Facilitator: Mary Lynn Kardell

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