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Texas A&M Agrilife Extension – Multi-County Cooking Well with Diabetes

October 21

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Multi-County Cooking Well with Diabetes – Fantastic Foods with Flair!
The deadline to register is October 21!

For those of you with Type 2 diabetes or just interested in healthy cooking ideas, our Multi- County Cooking Well with Diabetes series is right around the corner.

Austin, Colorado, Fayette, and Washington Counties will be hosting this amazing
Four-week Virtual Program during the months of October & November:
10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15. 

By participating, you will learn how to prepare fantastic foods with flair! Each week you will hear from area health and nutrition professionals and learn how to make ordinary meals into extraordinary meals.

The educational sessions will be followed by a step-by-step cooking demonstration video entitled “Meet Me in the Kitchen!”
Get prepared to create tasty dishes using simple ingredients. Finally, all participants will have the chance to participate each week on Thursday in a live Q&A with the health professional of the week on 10/28, 11/4, 11/12 & 11/18.

Caregivers of Type 2 diabetes individuals are also encouraged to participate. The primary goal is to help participants learn how to manage their meal plan by understanding carbohydrates, healthy substitutions, and tips to increase fiber and lower sodium levels.

The cost of this four-week virtual program is $15.00.
Scholarships are available and may be acquired by contacting one of the participating county agents listed below.
The deadline to register is October 21!

For further information about the series, contact
Michelle Wright Austin County – 979-865-2078
Ja’Shae Horn Colorado-979-732-2530
Sally Garrett Fayette- 979-968-5831
or Hannah Krebs Washington- 979-277-6212.

The registration link is:  https://fayette.agrilife.org/https-fch-tamu-edu/
To pay using a credit card, you must contact the Fayette County Extension Office at (979) 968-5831.
The deadline to register is October 21!

Program details/instructions will be shared after registration.
The program is offered through a partnership between with Methodist Healthcare Ministries, Texas A&M Student Health Services, Fayette and Lee County WIC, and Balance 101 and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Offices of Austin, Colorado, Fayette and Washington counties.


October 21
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