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September: ShopRite of Ramsey to Host Health and Wellness Events During Cholesterol Education Month

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Inserra Supermarkets
20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430

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Offerings are Free and Open to the Public

RAMSEY, N.J., Aug. 25, 2015 – ShopRite of Ramsey, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a full roster of health and wellness events throughout September, which is Cholesterol Education Month. Sondra Tackett, M.S., R.D., in-store registered dietitian, 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 Ramsey and do not require advance registration, unless otherwise noted:

Tues., Sept. 1 – Build a Better Sandwich, 12 – 2 p.m. Drop by the Dietitian’s Corner to pick up some great back-to-school lunch bag ideas and learn how to build a creative and nutritious sandwich from the bread up.

Thurs., Sept. 3 – Go Nuts for Heart Health, 4 – 6 p.m. Visit the Dietitian’s Corner to taste the range of heart-friendly nut butters and hear all about the healthy fats they contain. This event features Mary’s Gone Crackers.

Tues., Sept. 8 – Produce Pick, 4 – 6 p.m. At the Dietitian’s Corner, ShopRite’s registered dietitian will be mixing this week’s produce pick into a delicious dish. Stop by for samples and recipes.

Thurs., Sept. 10 – Free Cholesterol Screening, 4 – 8 p.m. Knowing your numbers is a great step toward preventing or controlling heart disease. Stop by the store to get your cholesterol checked and learn about heart-healthy habits too. No appointment necessary.

Wed., Sept. 16 – LiveRight with ShopRite Culinary Workshop, Cooking Class, 6 – 8 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration with the Courtesy Counter is required. Join ShopRite’s in-store dietitian and culinary chef in creating a healthy meal as part of our Culinary Workshop Series. This month’s menu features “A Guide to Ancient Grains” theme. The cost is $20 per person.

Mon., Sept. 21 – LiveRight with ShopRite Kids’ Culinary Workshop, 5 – 7 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration with the Courtesy Counter is required. Bring the little chefs to team up with ShopRite’s in-store dietitian and culinary chef for this hands-on cooking class. Kids will have fun creating a delicious “Ready, Set, Breakfast”-themed menu. The cost is $10 per child.

Wed., Sept. 23 – Produce Pick,12 – 2 p.m. At the Dietitian’s Corner, ShopRite’s registered dietitian will be mixing this week’s produce pick into a delicious dish. Stop by for samples and recipes.

Fri., Sept. 25 – Happy Freekeh Friday, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Have you heard of the whole grain freekeh? Drop by the Dietitian’s Corner to try this high-fiber grain and learn new ways to meet your fiber needs too.

Mon., Sept. 28 – Heart Health Store Tour, 2 and 6 p.m. Please note space is limited, and pre-registration is required. Sondra Tackett, ShopRite of Ramsey’s registered dietitian, will be hosting two store tours focused on heart health. Don’t miss this opportunity to walk the aisles with your in-store dietitian highlighting heart-healthy items to incorporate into your menu planning.

Tues., Sept. 29 – Go Nuts for Heart Health, 4 – 6 p.m. Visit the Dietitian’s Corner to taste the range of heart-friendly nut butters and hear all about the healthy fats they contain. This event features Mary’s Gone Crackers.

ShopRite of Ramsey is located at 2 Interstate Shopping Center in Ramsey, N.J. In addition to developing a full roster of store-based wellness programs, ShopRite’s registered dietitians are available to serve as guest speakers/instructors at wellness events hosted by local organizations. For more information on any of the events or to pre-register, please contact ShopRite of Ramsey’s Sondra Tackett, M.S., R.D., at (201) 419-9160 or email Sondra.tackett@wakefern.com.

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