Join us for a series of fun, educational events about children's health at Phipps!
The 5-2-1-0 Speaker Series is an opportunity to network with community members, Phipps staff and professional guest speakers who will present their important work and share the latest recommendations for how to build healthy environments for children. Free snacks and refreshments will be served and complimentary childcare is available upon request!
November Meeting: Healthful Snacks at School and at Home
Botany Hall Kitchen and Lecture Hall
In this presentation, learn how you can plan healthful snacks for your child's school day, or to have at home! Our speakers will help you learn about many different options to make healthful, nutritious food more accessible.
Meet the Speakers
Emily Larsen is the Chef and Food Educator at Providence Connections, Inc. Her goal has always been to serve children and families healthy and culturally diverse food, striving only to do good and make people, big and small, excited about real food. As well as designing the menu and cooking for childcare and events, she teaches cooking classes for ages 2-100, coordinates food donations that are distributed directly to families, and brings healthy recipes to the community. Her contributions have been recognized and valued at Providence Connections and in the greater Pittsburgh community.
The 5-2-1-0 program is adapted from Let’s Go! www.letsgo.org.