We are cooking up a storm with IFAS

IFAS (Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences) is cookin’ at the library this summer.  Come to your favorite branch for kid friendly cooking demonstrations.  And one for ADULTS ONLY….

TODAY - Monday, July 30, 11 am at Headquarters Library learn about good nutrition and make a kid-friendly, delicious, nutritious snack!

  • Kid Friendly Fruits - smoothie and snack time in Florida
    • High Springs Branch Tuesday, July 10: 2:00pm - 3:00pm  ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS)
    • Kids can make their own smoothies and snacks with IFAS' Family Nutrition program.
  • Summer at the Library - IFAS: Healthy Choices
    • Hawthorne Branch Tuesday, July 10: 3:30pm - 4:30pm ALL AGES
    • UF-IFAS will talk about how to live a healthy life.
  • Cooking Demonstrations with IFAS
    • Micanopy Branch Wednesday, July 18: 3:00pm - 4:00pm TEENS (12-18 YEARS),ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS),ALL AGES
    • Join representatives from IFAS and learn about healthy eating. Learn to make quick, healthy meals and enjoy delicious samples! This program is part of Summer at the Library.
  • IFAS: HEALTHLY SNACK MAKING
    • Waldo Branch Thursday, July 19: 2:00pm - 3:00pm  ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS)
    • Nutritional information, physical activity and healthy snack making.
  • IFAS Family Nutrition Program
    • Cone Park Branch Thursday, July 19: 2:30pm - 3:30pm ALL AGES
    • IFAS family nutrition will be at Cone Park to provide recipes and ideas for eating healthy and shopping on a budget using a food demonstration.
  • Cooking Demonstrations with IFAS
    • Archer Branch Thursday, July 26: 3:00pm - 4:00pm  ALL AGES
    • Join representatives from IFAS and learn about healthy eating. Learn to make quick, healthy meals and enjoy delicious samples! This program is part of Summer at the Library.

FOR ADULTS ONLY

FOODIEspace: Food Demo and Tasting

    • Millhopper Branch Tuesday, July 17: 11:00am - 12:00pm ADULTS (19 AND UP)
    • UF / IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program will provide a nutrition education discussion as well as a healthy recipe sample. Come enjoy this tasty FOODIEspace experience this Summer at the Library.