FoodCorps Smoothie Event

Taste Testings

Hi there! Every month, Smith Elementary School will be hosting a new fruit and vegetable promotion event provided by the New Britain FoodCorps member. These events will give your students an opportunity to see, touch, smell, and taste fresh fruits and vegetables in a new and exciting way. Make sure to check in with Principle Bruemmer for updates on the events, or stop by the main office for a posted sign-up sheet each month. I Look forward to meeting you and your class!


January Smoothie Smash Event

Wednesday, Jan. 29th, 9am-2:45pm

Smith Elementary School, New Britain, CT

This month's taste event will be smoothies. Make sure to sign your classroom up for a time slot!


FoodCorps Member and Instructor

Melina comes from Madison, WI with a background in environmental studies and food systems. She is now based in the New Britain Community Health Center for a year of service, which involves building school gardens for teaching purposes, educating youth on healthy eating and nutrition, as well as procuring local sustainable food for school lunch programs.