Wednesday, December 3

SU Ag Center to Host 'Santa’s Healthy Living Workshop' in St. Helena Parish

Greensburg, LA - The Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center (SUAREC) will host its first 'Santa's Healthy Living Workshop' on Friday, December 12, 2014 at the Forest Festival Park in Greensburg, LA. The workshop will follow the town's Annual Christmas Parade.

During the workshop, young Christmas enthusiast will create healthy, edible arts and crafts in an effort to promote healthy snacking habits and teach youth about the benefits of eating healthy foods.

Teens between the ages of 13 -18 will have the opportunity to learn about the benefits of becoming an Ambassador for the SUAREC's Healthy Living Initiative for Youth and many ways they can join in on the "Healthy Fun!"

For more information, contact Nicolette Gordon in St. Helena Parish on Tuesday and Thursday at, 225-222-4136 and in Tangipahoa Parish on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at, 985-748-9381.

This article was written by Nicolette Gordon, Assistant Area Agent for St. Helena and Tangipahoa Parishes.


LaKeeshia D. Giddens
(225) 771-2160

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