HealthStreet Continues Partnership with UF/IFAS Family Nutrition Program to Provide Community Members Free Recipe Demos

Ever wondered how you can snack on delicious food and still be healthy? That is exactly what Qwamel Banks, a program assisant with UF/IFAS Family Nutrition Program, will be showing community members in the month of November at HealthStreet.

The demonstrations will be held every Thursday in November from 5 to 6 pm and cover a variety of food topics targeted for promoting healthy eating habits. HealthStreet is located at 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville FL.

Community members do not have to register or sign up and can choose which demonstrations to participate in throughout the month. Sampling is the food is certainly encouraged!

Food Demos:

November 5     Eat a Variety of Colorful Fruits and Vegetables

November 12    Choose Drinks With Less Sugar-Or Make Your Own

November 19    Make Your Own Healthy Snacks

December 3    Choose Whole Grains As Often As You Can

Food Styling by Catrine Kelty



HealthStreet has partnered with UF/IFAS Family Nutrition Program before to host Cooking Matters, a cooking-based nutrition education program that empowers families with skills, knowledge, and confidence to plan and create nutritious meals on a limited budget. Learn how to shop for and prepare healthy, delicious food.

Is your program or organization interested in hosting a workshop, course or health screening at HealthStreet? For more information, please see our Facility page!