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Cooking Well with Diabetes and Fantastic Food with Flair
An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 19, 2019
For those of you with Type 2 diabetes, Cooking Well with Diabetes is right around the corner. Come and learn how you can prepare fantastic food with flair in this year’s classes! In addition to the wonderful teaching, you will hear from area health and nutrition professionals and will learn how to make ordinary meals extraordinary meals on site by preparing dishes using simple ingredients. The classes are scheduled for Monday, August 5th, 12th and 19th. Classes will begin at 6:30 pm with food preparation at the Austin County Courthouse Basement Meeting Room (1 East Main, Bellville, TX). Pre-registration will run from now until July 30th and the cost for the program is $30.00 per person. Please add $10.00 after July 29th ($40.00). First 10 participants to register will have their names entered into a drawing for a fantastic door prize! Caregivers of type 2 diabetes individuals are encouraged to participate too. The primary goal is to help participants learn how to manage their meal plan and self-care to maintain their blood glucose in the ranges recommended by the American Diabetes Association. The program is being sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Bellville General Hospital, and the Department of State Health and Human Services. You can Do Well and Be Well with Diabetes! Register today by completing a registration form which can be found at http://austin.agrilife.org, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office or at local pharmacies. For additional information, please contact Michelle Wright with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service at (979)865-2072.