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Meeting Well

Providing options for healthy food and physical activity during meetings can help everyone to work towards better health. As a meeting planner, this program will help you to create a healthier environment for your meeting.

Upcoming Events

There are currently no events scheduled for this course.

Course Details

Almost everyone goes to meetings.  We meet at work, to learn, for social gatherings, and other events.  Food is often a part of these meetings, and we tend to sit for long periods of time.  This course will teach meeting planners about:

  • best meal/snack planning practices
  • modifying menus
  • healthy portion sizes
  • working with a caterer/restaurant for healthier food options
  • planning healthy meals/snacks with limited dollars
  • planning healthy ethnic meals/snacks
  • including physical activity during the meeting

Objectives

  • Increase knowledge of how to work with a caterer/restaurant for healthier meal and snack options
  • Increase knowledge of healthy food options for tight budgets
  • Increase knowledge of planning healthful diverse meals
  • Identify healthy environmental changes

Intended Audiences 

Any group or organization that plans meetings including extension staff, educators, administrative staff, 4-H leaders, Master Gardeners, and volunteers.

Contact Us

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