Health Enhancement and Safety

Regional Cook Smart Workshops for School Nutrition Program Staff - August 2011

Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 10:31 am

Montana Team Nutrition Program will be offering five regional workshops on Cook Smart to Help Kids Eat Smart for school nutrition program managers, cooks and assistants in August 2011. 

The locations of these workshops are Bozeman, Circle, Havre, Kalispell, and Miles City. Each workshop is held from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. The purpose of these workshops is to demonstrate realistic ways to plan, prepare and serve menus that meet the 2010 Dietary Guidelines and the new proposed rules for the USDA school meals pattern. The cost is $35.00 per participant. Lunch is included in the cost of the workshop. Class sizes are limited to 20 per class so early registration is recommended. This workshop is recommended for new managers or cooks.

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. Complete and submit a form and payment to Montana Team Nutrition Program at Montana State University. To access registration information, go to the Office of Public Instruction School Nutrition web site, under Current Events and Training link:

For more information, contact Katie Bark, 406-994-5641