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February: ShopRite of Jersey City to Host Wide Array of Health and Wellness Events During Heart Health Month

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inserra Supermarkets
20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430

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Offerings Include Cooking Classes, Better-For-You Big Game Snacks, Weight Management Series, and Much More

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Feb. 1, 2016 – ShopRite of Jersey City, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a wide array of free health and wellness events throughout February, which is Heart Health Month. The store’s registered dietitian, Lynette Hem-Lee, R.D., will lead each of the LiveRight offerings and provide easy-to-implement nutrition and wellness advice. All programs are free, open to the public, held at ShopRite of Jersey City and do not require advance registration, unless otherwise noted:

Fri., Feb. 5 – Better Big Game Snacks, 2 – 4 p.m. Visit the Dietitian’s Corner for inspiration and to learn how to put a healthy twist on some of your favorite big game party snacks. Samples of Lynette’s favorite chips and dips will be available.

Mon., Feb. 8, 15, & 29 – Eat Well, Be Happy: Three-Week Weight Management Series, 1 – 2 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration at the Dietitian’s Corner is required.This free, three-week weight management series will support your New Year, New You journey. Lynette, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, will lead the class and discuss a range of topics, including how to read a nutrition label, control portion size and plan balanced meals.

Fri., Feb. 12 – Sweets for your Sweetie, 2 – 4 p.m. Did you know dark chocolate is rich in antioxidants? Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner to learn more and sample NibMor Chocolate – a sweet and heart healthy choice for your Valentine.

Sat., Feb. 13 – Free Cholesterol & Vascular Screenings, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Get to know your numbers, sample heart healthy products and speak to your in-store dietitian and additional health care professionals during this educational – and fun – event.

Thurs., Feb. 18 – LiveRight with ShopRite Adult Culinary Workshop: Cooking Class, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration at the Courtesy Counter is required. Join Lynette, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, and Chef Denise in creating a healthy, flavorfulmeal as part of our Culinary Workshop Series. This month’s theme is “Stem to Root.” The cost is $20 per person.

Mon., Feb. 22 LiveRight with ShopRite Kids’ Culinary Workshop: Cooking Class, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration at the Courtesy Counter is required. Bring in the little chefs to join ShopRite’s in-store dietitian and culinary chef in this fun, hands-on cooking class. This month’s class has a “P is for Pie” theme. The cost is $20 per child with an adult and $10 for each additional child.

Fri., Feb. 26 – Produce Pick, 3 – 5 p.m. Lynette, the store’s registered dietitian, will be mixing this week’s produce pick into a delicious, seasonal dish. Stop by for samples and recipes or to chat with Lynette.

Sat., Feb. 27 – Sweets for your Sweetie, 2 – 4 p.m. Did you know dark chocolate is rich in antioxidants? Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner to learn more and sample NibMor Chocolate – a sweet and heart healthy choice for your Valentine.

ShopRite of Jersey City is located at 400 Luis Marin Blvd. in Jersey City, N.J. In addition to developing a full roster of store-based wellness programs, ShopRite’s registered dietitians can serve as guest speakers/instructors at wellness events hosted by local organizations. For more information about events or to register, please contact Lynette Hem-Lee, R.D. at (201) 819-5349 or lynette.hem-lee@wakefern.com.

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