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January: ShopRite of Hackensack to Celebrate New Year with Health and Wellness Happenings

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

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Mahwah, New Jersey 07430

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January: ShopRite of Hackensack to Celebrate New Year with Health and Wellness Happenings

Activities Include Cooking Workshops, Weight Management Series, Product Spotlights and More 

HACKENSACK, N.J., Dec. 27, 2016 – ShopRite of Hackensack, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a variety of “New Year, New You” health and wellness events throughout the month of January. The store’s registered dietitian, Alison Halpern, R.D., CHES, will lead the activities with easy-to-implement advice and instruction. The following programs are free, open to the public, held at ShopRite of Hackensack and do not require advance registration unless otherwise noted:

Wed., Jan. 4 – Meal of the Week Sampling, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Stumped on what to cook for dinner? The Meal of the Week Cart in the Meat Department has you covered. Pick up a recipe as well as the ingredients you need to create a complete meal. Stop by the Food Court to sample this week’s meal.

Sun., Jan. 8 and Sat., Jan. 28 – Dietitian’s Product Spotlight – Welch’s Frozen Avocados, 12 – 2 p.m. Alison, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, will be showing you how to use Welch’s Frozen Avocados, which are perfectly ripe, in some delicious recipes. Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner for samples.

Thurs., Jan. 12 – Decoding Food Labels Crash Course, 6 – 7 p.m. Please note that pre-registration is required. Please call or email Alison at (201) 819-5015 or alison.halpern@wakefern.com. If you are trying to be healthier in 2017, reading food labels is a great place to start. Learn what to look for on the label and how to shop a little smarter.

Fri., Jan. 13 and Thurs., Jan. 19 – Build a Better Smoothie, 12 – 2 p.m. Is your New Year’s resolution to eat more fruits and veggies? Alison, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, is whipping up delicious smoothies just for you!

Sat., Jan. 14 – New! Culinary Workshop for Kids, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Please note pre-registration is required at Customer Service. Little chefs will love this fun two-hour cooking class with Alison and Chef Vicki. This month’s theme is “Funky Food Science.” The cost is $20 for one child with an adult and $10 for each additional child.

Mon., Jan. 16 – New! Adult Culinary Workshop, 6 – 8 p.m. Please note pre-registration is required at Customer Service. Join Alison and Chef Vicki in creating a healthy and delicious meal. This month’s theme is “New Year Smack Down.” The cost is $20 per person.

Thurs., Jan. 19 – Eat Well, Be Happy Store Tour, 6 – 7 p.m. Please note that pre-registration is required. Please call or email Alison at (201) 819-5015 or alison.halpern@wakefern.com. Take a tour through the aisles with ShopRite’s registered dietitian to learn about all of the healthy hidden gems at ShopRite of Hackensack.

Thurs., Jan. 26 – Free Snacking Classes for Kids, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Please note that pre-registration is required. Please call or email Alison at (201) 819-5015 or alison.halpern@wakefern.com. Playing with your food is encouraged in this free cooking class. Kids will make tasty snacks and try something new and healthy. Geared for ages 5 – 12.

ShopRite of Hackensack is located at 500 South River Street, Hackensack, N.J. In addition to developing a full roster of store-based wellness programs, ShopRite’s in-store dietitians can serve as guest speakers/instructors at wellness events hosted by local organizations. For more information or to pre-register for a program, contact ShopRite of Hackensack’s Alison Halpern, R.D., CHES, at (201) 819-5015 or email Alison.halpern@wakefern.com.

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