LifeSPAN Gazette

February 2021

Cooking With Kathryn

Gather the family and join nutrition facilitator Kathryn Hills for another live cooking demonstration on Tuesday, February 16, at 7:00 p.m. She will be preparing Tuna Apple Salad from Michigan Harvest of the Month She will be substituting canned chicken for the canned tuna in this recipe. This is a simple (and delicious!) recipe that the kids will love helping with. Feel free to turn on your video during the call to interact and ask questions, or leave your sound and video off and watch like a cooking show.

Join the live Zoom call on Tuesday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m.:

Take a look at the recipe below, and consider having the ingredients ready to cook along with Mrs. Hills!

Upcoming Feeding America Mobile Food Pantries

February 3, 2021

  • 1:00 PM - Bay Mills Community College - Farm Market Pavilion - 11644 W. Plantation Rd., Brimley, MI 49715

February 10, 2021

  • 10:00 AM - United Way of the EUP - Kinross Recreation Center, 43 Wood Lake Rd., Kincheloe, MI 49788

February 17, 2021

  • 4:00 PM- Big Bear Arena (Chi Mukwa), 2 Ice Circle Chi Mukwa (Big Bear), Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

February 25, 2021

  • 2:00 PM- Luce County LINK, 103 West Helen Street, Newberry, MI 49868
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Falling in Love With Hiking

Want to get active while enjoying some gorgeous snowy scenery? Check out the link below and think about joining this hike happening at Tahquamenon Falls State Park on Saturday, February 13.

Les Cheneaux Islands SNOWSFEST

Get out of the house for a weekend the whole family will enjoy, at the 60th Annual Les Cheneaux Islands Snowsfest, February 13-15. Activities include outdoor games for kids, sledding and tubing, fishing, snow yoga, lantern lit hiking, a dog walk, and more! Most activities require purchase of a $5 Snowsfest button to participate.*

For more info and to view a detailed event schedule, check out the Les Cheneaux Islands Chamber of Commerce Facebook page here:

*Events requiring Snowsfest button are marked on the full schedule with an asterisk.

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This project was funded in whole or in part by the USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education through the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and the Michigan Fitness Foundation.

*This institution is an equal opportunity provider.