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Mommy Mondays - "Planting Seeds for Food"

Join Dayton and Montgomery County Public Health, along with EveryOne Reach One, Expresions of Life, The Ohio State University, Homefull, Five Rivers MetroParks, and Montgomery County Food Coalition for:

Mommy Mondays - Monday, April 25, 3:00-4:00 pm

Does living in a food desert force you to pay more for produce at the corner store? Have you ever thought of growing your own produce? Are you pregnant or do you have an infant under the age of one? Let OEI & EGEMS Neighborhood Navigators help you fulfill your dreams of providing home-grown fruits and vegetables for your family ’ s nourishment. We want to help you start your home garden! . We will provide you with free seed packets, which you can pick up from the Sunrise Center at 1320 E. 5th St., the week of April 18th. A planting discussion will be facilitated by Suzanne Mills-Wasniak, Extension Educator for the Agriculture and Natural Resources department at OSU-Extension and Kaitlyn Lowry, Education Coordinator of Community Gardens and Farm Programing with Five Rivers Metroparks. A cooking and food prep discussions will also be facilitated by LaDawn Turner from Expressions of Life Inc. A FREE event, April 25, 2022, from 3-4 pm via Facebook Live on the EveryOne Reach One Facebook page All eligible Montgomery County residents who register, attend the event, and complete a post-event survey, are eligible to win Homefull Mobile Grocery coupons and a $25 Mobile Grocery gift card! Additionally, you will receive a free book entitled, “The Adventures of Peanut Head: Growing Groceries, ” to read to your little ones!

A FREE event, April 25, 2022, from 3-4 pm via Facebook Live on the EveryOne Reach One Facebook page.

We will provide you with free seed packets, which you can pick up from the Sunrise Center at 1320 E. 5th St., the week of April 18th. A planting discussion will be facilitated by Suzanne Mills-Wasniak, Extension Educator for the Agriculture and Natural Resources department at OSU-Extension and Kaitlyn Lowry, Education Coordinator of Community Gardens and Farm Programing with Five Rivers Metroparks. A cooking and food prep discussions will also be facilitated by LaDawn Turner from Expressions of Life Inc.

Please Register by April 11, 2022 Scan the QR code to register or visit www.phdmc.org/mommy-mondays For more information call 937-496-7718