What we feed our kids matters.

September is FOOD LITERACY month!

What does it mean to be food literate? It’s all about understanding how your food choices affect your health, the environment, and the economy. If you are interested in learning more, visit the Food Literacy Center website, and if you are interested in celebrating food literacy month in schools, check out the Food Literacy Toolkit.

readers-into-eaters-school-resourcesIn addition, Readers to Eaters has a variety of resources and books to stimulate conversations about growing, cooking and eating food. Just one more way to celebrate food literacy!

Save the Date for Taste Washington Day!

October 4, 2017 is Taste Washington Day – an annual celebration of Washington grown food served in school meals. Plan ahead! Click here for suggestions about how to celebrate Taste Washington Day, free educational materials, and sample menus.