Cooking Matters for Center Based Professionals- Center- Adams County
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 9:00 AM (MDT)
This training is from 9:00am to 5:00pm on Saturday, September 20th.
Cooking Matters for Center -Based Child Care Professionals teaches child care center staff about healthy meal preparation and creating a positive food environment for the kids in their care. This hands-on, discussion-based training covers topics such as choosing healthy foods that appeal to kids, creating positive mealtime attitudes, safe cooking with confidence, Partnering with Parents on food/nutrition issues and menu management on a budget. You will engage in cooking and preparing nutritious meals that meet the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) guidelines. This training is appropriate for Administrators, teachers, classroom assistants and cook staff.
The training is free of cost to you. You will receive a manual highlighting the information covered in the course and a variety of recipes, essential kitchen equipment, and 8 hours of continuing education (2 hours social emotional development, 3 hours healthy and safe environment, 1.5 hours professionalism, 1 hour developmentally appropriate practices, 0.5 hour family relationships). Cooking Matters for Child Care Professionals is a Colorado early childhood approved training.
This training is located at 3CE building and is for center-based child care providers. There are no children allowed at the training. We will be engaging in lunch and snack preparation which we will enjoy during the training, while engaging in family-style meal service. Class size is limited to 25 participants.
See you there!
3ce is a small white building with a blue stripe on the west side of Federal, parking is in the back.
If you are traveling on Hwy 36 towards Boulder:
- Exit onto southbound Federal
- Stay in the right lane
- After passing the Conoco at the intersection with W 72nd, start looking to the right
- 3ce is the last building on the right before the vacant lot
- If you miss the driveway you can do a lap around the vacant lot and come in the dirt driveway in the back
If you are traveling northbound on Federal:
- Turn left on W 71st
- Drive past the vacant lot on the right
- Take your first right onto Craft Way
- Turn right into the dirt driveway and park
Google Map https://goo.gl/maps/68chl