Congresswoman Beatty to Eat Ohio Days
Congresswoman Joyce Beatty to visit Bexley City
WHAT: Congresswoman Joyce Beatty will eat an Ohio Days lunch with Bexley City
WHO: Congresswoman Joyce Beatty
Joe Mazzola, Franklin County Health Commissioner
Dr. Laura Lipsett, Director of Staff and Student Learning, Bexley City Schools
Juli Carvi, Director of Food Services, Bexley City Schools
Benjamin Kessler, City of Bexley Mayor
Carol Smathers, Youth Nutrition and Wellness Field Specialist, The Ohio State University – Food Innovation Center
WHEN: Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
City Schools Cafeteria (348 South Cassingham Road, Bexley 43209)
DETAILS: Congresswoman Beatty will eat lunch with Bexley City Schools students
and staff as part of their monthly Ohio Days program menu. Ohio Days: My Plate,
My State is a Farm to School program in Central Ohio that features one meal a
month served in school cafeterias that is entirely grown, raised and/or
processed in Ohio. This program envisions a school environment where children
are served healthy, local, fresh foods in the cafeteria and learn about this
food in their classroom or through experiential learning.
Franklin County Public
Health (FCPH) created the Ohio Days program. Our role is to connect food
service leaders with local farms and food throughout Ohio. As part of the
program, students, their families and teachers are provided Ohio Days resources
such as newsletters and a poster to feature the monthly menu.