Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program

Teaching Families With Children About Good Nutrition

This free program from The Ohio State University teaches families with children about USDA recommendations using an interactive approach. 


The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) is offering a FREE series of 9 workshops for families with children.

The workshops will be held every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 6 through August 1 in room CU106.

Participants will learn how to:

  • choose and prepare healthy meals,
  • stretch their food dollars,
  • keep food safe, and
  • increase physical activity.

View the complete list of lessons and enhancements.  

Participants will practice cooking skills, learn new exercises, and receive a take-home tool each workshop.  If you complete the series, you will receive a  graduation certificate from Ohio State University!

Eligibility guidelines apply. Participants must meet income requirements and have children under the age of 18 living in their home. Please complete the registration form below to find out if you are eligible.


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Please complete the form below to register. 


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