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FISH announces new date for kids cooking workshop

By Staff | Apr 3, 2012

FISH of Sanibel (Friends In Service Here) would like to let the community know that there is a new date for the Cooking with Kids Workshop it will now take place at 6 p.m. April 30 at the FISH Walk-In Center.

This is the second workshop run for FISH by the Lee Country Home Extension Services held at the FISH Walk In Center. Open to the whole community, this free workshop is for children of all ages and their parents/guardians. It includes a live cookery demonstration and nutrition education at the FISH Food Pantry.

Celia Hill, Family and Consumer Sciences Agent from Lee County Home Extension Service, offers a cooking demonstration with kids. Using foods found in the FISH Food Pantry, Hill and her team will demonstrate how to cook tasty, healthy meals to feed an entire family.

This session will see kid friendly foods cooked from the food pantry and participants will get to taste the delicious and nutritious meals. To reserve a space for this session, please call Christine at the FISH Walk In Center at 472-4775.

About F.I.S.H.

F.I.S.H of Sanibel, Inc. is a non-profit, staffed by volunteer organization, assisting Sanibel and Captiva islanders and visitors with a wide range of services. For more than 30 years FISH has been a “neighbor helping neighbors” by offering a range of human services including:

Daily hot meals program

Emergency financial assistance

Food pantry

In-home visitation

Health care referral service

Person-to-person telephone calls

Non-emergency transport on and off the Island

Temporary loan of health equipment

Hurricane preparedness information

F.I.S.H. relies on community support to fund all programs and accepts unopened, unexpired food items which are delivered directly to island families in need. The Walk-in-Center is located at 1630 Periwinkle Way, Unit B, Sanibel (next to Pfeiffer Realty Group) and is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. F.I.S.H. can be contacted on (239) 472 4775