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March: ShopRite of Bayonne Celebrates National Nutrition Month
Programs Include Wellness Screenings, Recipe Demos, Cooking Classes and More
BAYONNE, N.J., March 1, 2017 – ShopRite of Bayonne, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a wide range of nutrition and wellness events throughout the month of March, which is National Nutrition Month. The store’s registered dietitian, Kayla Kirschner, R.D.N., will lead the activities with easy-to-implement advice and instruction. All events are free, open to the public, held at ShopRite of Bayonne and do not require advance registration unless otherwise noted.
Fri., March 3 – Product Spotlight, 12 – 2 p.m. Stop by the dietitians table where Kayla, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, will be sampling Grainful meals, which are frozen meals made with 100 percent whole-grain oats.
Tues., March 7 – Produce Pick, 2 – 4 p.m. ShopRite’s in-store dietitian Kayla will be sampling this month’s Produce Pick. Stop by for a taste and a recipe.
Wed., March 8 – Free Nutrition Assessment, 1 – 3 p.m. Visit Kayla at the Dietitian’s Table to learn about how to benefit from ShopRite’s free nutrition services.
Thurs., March 16 – Eating Greens, 2 – 4 p.m. In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, Kayla, will be demonstrating how eating nutrient-rich greens helps you meet your individual needs.
Sat., March 18 – Kids Scavenger Hunt, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Children between the ages of 7-12 can pick up a scavenger hunt from Kayla, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, in front of the pharmacy. Everyone who completes the hunt will receive a prize.
Sun., March 19 – Frozen Finds, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Stop by the dietitians table where Kayla, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, will be sampling Grainful meals, which are frozen meals made with 100 percent whole-grain oats.
Mon., March 20 – Meal of the Week Demo, 2 – 4 p.m. Stumped on what to cook for dinner? Visit the Meal of the Week cart in the back of Aisle 1 for a recipe as well as all the ingredients to create a complete meal. See Kayla at the Dietitian’s Table to sample this week’s meal.
Sat., March 25 – FREE Kid’s Cooking Class, 3 – 4 p.m. Please note space is limited and sign-up with Kayla is required. Little chefs will enjoy this fun and interactive cooking class with ShopRite’s in-store dietitian. For children ages 6-12.
Mon., March 27 – CarePoint Health Wellness Screening, 12 – 3 p.m. Stop by for a FREE screening provided by CarePoint Health. Kayla, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will discuss your results, setting goals and eating healthy.
Wed., March 29 – Whole Grain Store Tour, 12 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. Please note space is limited, email, see or call the in-store dietitian. In celebration of whole grain sampling day, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will give tours of the store while explaining the health benefits of incorporating whole grains into your daily diet.
Fri., March 31 – Meal of the Week Demo, 2 – 4 p.m. Stumped on what to cook for dinner? Visit the Meal of the Week cart in the back of Aisle 1 for a recipe as well as all the ingredients to create a complete meal. See Kayla at the Dietitian’s Table to sample this week’s meal.
ShopRite of Bayonne is located at 583 Avenue C, Bayonne, N.J. In addition to developing a full roster of store-based wellness programs, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian can serve as guest speakers/instructor at wellness events hosted by local organizations. For more information or to pre-register for a program, contact ShopRite of Bayonne’s Kayla Kirschner, R.D.N., at (201) 587-5093 or email Kayla.Kirschner@wakefern.com.