Nature & Nutrition workshops

Free!

At the Salmon Center

For kids ages 7-13

Nature & Nutrition workshops

At the Salmon Center

For kids ages 7-13

Session 1: Food Groups and You

Saturday: April 30th
10:30am – 12pm

Kids will learn the basics of nutrition through writing, redefining and exploring their own personal relationships with their favorite and foreign foods.
 
Activities:
Food journals and crafting a food invention

Session 2: Cooking Methods for Kids

Saturday: May 21st
10:30am – 12pm

Kids will learn about the nutritional benefits of various fresh fruits and vegetables as well as learn different methods of how to cook and prepare local, seasonal produce.
 
Activities:
Sun Dehydrating Vegetables, Learning about different plant parts through using the 5 senses

Session 3: Soil, Seeds and Sustenance

Saturday: May 28th
1:30pm – 3:00pm

Kids will learn about how the macroscopic and microscopic world collide through learning about living things in our soil, food and ecosystem around us.
 
Activities:
Pickling vegetables, dissecting seeds and companion planting