Skip to main content
Email Subscription

To sign up for email updates from Macomb County or to access your subscriber preferences, please enter your email address. If you would like to subscribe for text alerts please select Text Updates in the drop-down menu.

Macomb County

Contact: Crystal White

Office: 586-466-4105

Email: whitecr3@msu.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July, 28 2022

Macomb County MSU Extension to Host Digital Nutrition Courses

Macomb County MSU Extension to host digital nutrition courses Macomb County Michigan State University Extension is set to host Healthy Foods, Healthy Families, a course for parents and caregivers who want to help their family become healthier through proper nutrition, exercise and food safety. Six weekly classes will cover topics such as:

  • Macomb County MSU Extension to host digital nutrition courses
  • Converting your favorite meals into more nutritious meals;
  • How to read food labels and use them to help choose the right foods for you and your family;
  • Using a budget to be able to buy a greater variety of foods;
  • How to keep the foods you buy safe for you and your family; and
  • Mealtime Miracles—feeding young children and picky eaters.

"It can be challenging maintaining a healthy lifestyle," said Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel. "But these courses provide a framework which will help you make the right nutritional choices for yourself and for your family. And they're taught by the experts at Macomb County Michigan State University Extension, so you can feel confident in the lessons you learn and the benefits they provide."

Classes are approximately one hour each and will be held online via Zoom/Facebook Room.  Registration and class participation are free.  Those who attend all six sessions will receive a certificate from MSU Extension at the completion of the course. Two sessions are available to choose from:  Evening classes begin on August 2, 2022 at 7 p.m. and day classes will be held at 10 a.m. beginning August 4, 2022.

To register, visit https://www.facebook.com/MSUExtensionEFNEP and click the "Classes" tab.  Scroll down to the class you would like to enroll in and click on the course to register. Alternatively, you can send an email whitecr3@msu.edu for registration or questions.

For more information or registration assistance, call 586-466-4105. To learn more about MSU Extension, visit https://www.canr.msu.edu/outreach/

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. Michigan State University Extension programs and materials are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status or veteran status.

###


21885 Dunham Road, Suite 12, Clinton Township, MI 48036

http://msue.macombgov.org/

General Media Inquires - please contact Tom Lehrer at 586-463-3523