Nutrition at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County

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Nutrition at Cornell Cooperative Extension

JAMESTOWN, NEW YORK (May 1, 2023) DID YOU KNOW…Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County offers Nutrition Programming throughout Chautauqua County?

SNAP ED- WHO WE ARE – Our nutritionists have worked with agencies and schools throughout Chautauqua County and love hearing about what a difference the SNAP-ED program makes….

  • “We are all having a great time and learning!” – Mayville Library, Mayville, NY
  • “Very thankful for your part in making our food pantry better!!! “– Park Church Food Pantry, Sinclairville, NY
  • “Our class keeps growing. We have 17 now because there were siblings, and I didn't want to send them away. Everyone is so excited”- Myers Memorial Library, Frewsburg, NY
  • “Thanks so much for teaching our patrons about Healthy Grains! We look forward to seeing you again” – Myers Memorial Library Frewsburg NY
  • SNAP-Ed NY teaches people how to shop for and cook healthy meals on a limited budget. Our goal is to give you the tools, tips, and tricks to help you make nutritious food choices and choose a physically active lifestyle.

    Nutrition Education: Using a hands-on, interactive group teaching style, we offer classes on a variety of topics: healthy eating on a budget, smart shopping for vegetables and fruit, healthy meal planning, basic cooking and food safety skills, and weight control and physical activity. Our team will work with you to design programs for youth, adults and will come directly to your agency.

    Listed below are few of the SNAP-ED classes and resource stations scheduled this spring with varying locations. Additional classes and resource station locations are added frequently.

    For more information or questions please contact SNAP ED Nutritionist:

    Mary Ryder or Molly Harvey

    5/17 – 11:00-12:00 - Lakewood Library – 12 W. Summit St. Lakewood, NY -Adult Class

    5/23 – 10:30-11:30- Myers Memorial Library -6 Falconer St. Frewsburg, NY- Adult Class

    5/31– 11:00-12:00- Mayville Library – 92 S. Erie St. Mayville, NY – Youth Class

    6/21 – 10:30-11:30 – Myers Memorial Library- 6 Falconer St. Frewsburg, NY- Adult Class

    The SNAP-ED Program is one of many programs offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County (CCE-Chautauqua). CCE-Chautauqua is a subordinate governmental agency with an educational mission that operates under a form of organization and administration approved by Cornell University as agent for the State of New York. It is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The association is part of the national cooperative extension system, an educational partnership between County, State, and Federal governments. As New York’s land grant university Cornell administers the system in this state. Each Cornell Cooperative Extension association is an independent employer that is governed by an elected Board of Directors with general oversight from Cornell. All associations work to meet the needs of the counties in which they are located as well as state and national goals. For more information, call 716-664-9502 or visit our website at Cornell University Cooperative Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities.

    Last updated May 1, 2023