GOAL: To promote nutrition education and influence positive change in our children’s school food environment.
VEG OUT! Growing Healthy Children – Traci Wilson, RDN, CD and WI AmeriCorps Farm to School members, Jorie Brenner & Taylor Hall
This class is a workshop for kids in 1st – 5th grade. The afternoon will be spent on lessons and fun activities around nutrition and gardening. Kids will learn about building a healthy plate, where food comes from and diversity in food and nutrition. Activities will include a seed planting activity, taste testing from locally grown Wisconsin foods, and more. Cost: Free (an AmeriCorps Farm to School program sponsored by Fort HealthCare). June 15 or 20, 2019 at the Dwight Foster Public Library, Fort Atkinson. For more details, special needs and/or allergy concerns please call Traci Wilson, Registered Dietitian (920) 568-5244.
-Graduated from UW-Whitewater with a Sociology degree, Music Minor, and Research Certificate.
-Did undergraduate research on school gardens.
-Very passionate about eating local and scratch cooking.
-Plays piano, French horn, guitar, and ukulele.
-Undergraduate at UW-Whitewater, majoring in Communications with a Minor in Health Promotion.
-Found knowledge and passion for purchasing and eating locally after serving at a Farm to Table restaurant.
-Loves to cook and adds kale to every recipe.