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March: ShopRite of Hackensack to Host LiveRight Calendar Featuring Health and Wellness Events During National Nutrition Month

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Inserra Supermarkets
20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430

Offerings are Free and Open to the Public

Event Date: March 31, 2015

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HACKENSACK, N.J., March 2, 2015 – ShopRite of Hackensack, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a full roster of health and wellness programming throughout March, which is National Nutrition Month. Emily Johnston, MPH, RD, CDE, in-store registered dietitian, will lead each of the LiveRight offerings and provide easy-to-implement nutrition and wellness advice. The following free events are being held for local residents. All programs are open to the public, held at ShopRite of Hackensack and do not require advance registration, unless otherwise noted:

Tues., March 3 – Produce Challenge, 12 – 4 p.m. Make March a nutrition-packed month by participating in ShopRite’s Produce Challenge! The goal is to include at least one fruit or vegetable at every meal. Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner for tips and recipes and be sure to stroll through the Produce Department during each shopping trip.

Tues., March 3 – Eat Well. Be Happy: Hackensack Weight Loss Challenge Class, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Dietitian’s Corner. ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will lead a free class about implementing healthy habits, eating for energy and creating quick and easy meal plans.

Fri., March 6, 13 & 27 – High Fiber Friday, 12 – 2 p.m. Fiber is one of the keys to losing weight, lowering cholesterol and managing blood sugar. Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner to learn simple ways to add more fiber in a delicious way each day.

Sat., March 7 – Eat Well. Be Happy: Hackensack Weight Loss Challenge Class, 10 – 11 a.m. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Dietitian’s Corner. ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will lead a free class about implementing healthy habits, eating for energy, and creating quick and easy meal plans.

Mon., March 9 – Produce Pick, 12 – 2 p.m. ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will be mixing up this week’s produce pick into a new dish. Samples and recipes will be available.

Wed., March 11 – National Registered Dietitian Day, all day. Have a nutrition question? ShopRite’s in-store dietitian has the answer. Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner to speak with her and hear about ShopRite’s free nutrition services too.

Thurs., March 12 – Hackensack Weight Loss Challenge: Grocery Store Tours, 1 – 2 p.m. and 6 – 7 p.m. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Dietitian’s Corner. ShopRite’s registered dietitian will lead participants through each department of ShopRite, offering tips on reading labels, shopping on a budget, and making sound food choices.

Wed., March 18 – Hackensack Weight Loss Challenge: Grocery Store Tours, 1 – 2 p.m. and 6 – 7 p.m. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Dietitian’s Corner. ShopRite’s registered dietitian will lead participants through each department of ShopRite, offering tips on reading labels, shopping on a budget, and making sound food choices.

Fri., March 20 – Hackensack Weight Loss Challenge: Grocery Store Tours, 10 – 11 a.m. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Dietitian’s Corner. ShopRite’s registered dietitian will lead participants through each department of ShopRite, offering tips on reading labels, shopping on a budget, and making sound food choices.

Sat., March 21 – YMCA Day, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Drop by the Dietitian’s Corner to learn how the YMCA and ShopRite are partnering to promote wellness in the community. A YMCA representative will be at the store to discuss programming, and ShopRite’s in-store dietitian will be sampling a healthy snack.

Sun., March  29 – Ask the RD, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Visit the Dietitian’s Corner to meet Emily, ShopRite’s in-store dietitian, and learn about ShopRite’s wide array of free nutrition services.

Mon., March 30 – Shake the Salt Habit, 12 – 2 p.m. Drop by the Dietitian’s Corner for flavorful recipe ideas using fresh and dried herbs and spices, aimed at lowering sodium intake.

ShopRite of Hackensack is located at 500 South River Street in Hackensack, N.J. In addition to leading the full LiveRight calendar of events, ShopRite’s in-store dietitians are available for free one-on-one nutrition counseling and store tours and to present nutrition talks for community groups. For more information or to register for a program, contact ShopRite of Hackensack’s Emily Johnston, MPH, RD, CDE, at (201) 819-5015 or email Emily.johnston@wakefern.com.

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