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AARP FL Boomer Academy Workshop: Healthy Cooking

Would you like to learn how to prepare healthy meals that don’t cost a lot of money?

Join our July Boomer Academy workshop where the the UF/IFAS Extension Program, Family Nutrition Program will present an interactive session, “Healthy Cooking on a Budget” . Learn how to prepare healthy and delicious meals on a budget. Participate in interactive nutrition activities.Watch a healthy cooking demonstration.

Sample a new dish and take home recipecards for new snacks and meals to try.

Presented by: Chelsea Marshall-Hirvela, Family Nutrition Program Assistant

5th Annual Golf Tournament

The Outreach Foundation, Incorporated (not-for-profit) an affiliate of Jacob Chapel Baptist Church and in conjunction with WP and Associates is hosting its 5th Annual Golf Tournament: Chip in Fore Kids on Saturday, June 26, 2015 at Southwood Golf Club in Tallahassee. Ultimately, net proceeds will benefit our middle and high school students by providing funds to attend the annual Genesis and Girl Power Retreat held in November 2015.

Health Scholars Camp for 6th-9th graders

The three-day camp explores healthcare topics and careers – nursing, science, fitness and nutrition – in engaging, fun and educational ways. Campers will enjoy games, team building exercises, skills training with human patient simulators, guest speakers and field trips to local healthcare facilities. NFCC registered nursing students and faculty will provide basic first aid skills and certification for first aid training to participants and share information on how to plan for a chosen career in healthcare, including what classes to take in high school and college. The camp, sponsored by Big Bend AHEC and the NFCC LPN-RN Bridge Program, is a great camp for young students interested in healthcare as a possible career or students who simply want to have fun while learning valuable information this summer. Cost to attend is $50 per student. This fee includes meals, snacks and consumables utilized in the skills lab. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited to the first 20 students who pre-register by the deadline listed above.