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WEEKLY NUTRITION and FITNESS TIPS
By: Michelle Martucci RD, LDN
Whole eggs are among the most nutritious foods on the planet, containing a little bit of almost every nutrient we need. Omega-3 enriched and/or pastured eggs are even healthier. Eggs are high in cholesterol, but eating eggs does not have adverse effects on cholesterol in the blood for the majority of people.
February is Children’s Dental Health Month. Did you know that tooth decay is the most common childhood disease and that 51 million teachable school hours are missed per year due to dental disease? Tooth decay is preventable. St. Luke’s University Health Network, Dental Program is actively supporting Children’s Dental Health Month by asking for dental product donations, such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, and dental floss. All dental product donations will be given to the children receiving dental treatment on the St. Luke’s Dental Vans. Dental product donations bins are located in the nurse’s office at Liberty High School, Freedom High School, East Hills Middle School, Broughal Middle School, Donegan Elementary, Fountain Hill Elementary, Freemansburg Elementary, and Marvine Elementary. Thank you for your donation.
BASD Employees: Get fit with First Strides Walk/Run Program for Women, Special rate for BASD Employees $40!
Do you sometimes imagine yourself fit and strong, striding comfortably down the road during an easy workout or a 5-K race? This gradual 12-week program will help you comfortably progress from the couch to walking, jogging or running at a pace that’s right for you. Weekly workshops include a group walk/run and presentations of various topics: buying proper walk/run shoes, training principals, injury prevention, motivation, nutrition and much more. Spring session begins Thursday,March 23rd at Hanover Township Community Center. We meet every Thursday from 6:00-7:15 March 23rd - June 8th. Sign up in February for $40. The price increases to $50 in March. Applications available online at: www.hanovercommunitycenter.com Questions? Email Joi Deibler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017 Cops ‘n’ Kids Eleventh Annual Celebration of Reading … and the Arts and Sciences – April 22, 2017 – Students Needed to Perform
With the help of our entire community, the award-winning Cops ‘n’ Kids Children’s Literacy Program has reached a remarkable milestone, distributing more than 760,000 free books thus far. To celebrate this accomplishment, and the children of our community, we invite you to join us (rain or shine) for a day of food, fun, family, crafts, entertainment, laughter—and, of course, literacy. If you are interested in having your students perform, please contact Tammy Giampapa at email@example.com for more information. Please mark your calendars—and thank you for helping us to “connect kids and community through literacy.”
Baseball Umpires Needed
Bethlehem Umpires Association (BUA) is actively taking applications for baseball umpires! Whether you are an experienced umpire, or looking to break into the game as a rookie, we have the appropriate level for you. We offer a competitive level of play for all levels of experience and the opportunity to umpire throughout the greater Lehigh Valley area. Our organization officiates over 1500+ games for Little League, Travel Teams, Connie Mack, Youth Legion, and LVMSBL (Men’s League) from April until November. Take your passion for sports and turn it into a part time avocation that will enable you to give back to the community. We accept members starting at 16 and offer education, training and mentorships to improve your skills and obtain higher level games as you gain more experience. If you are an experienced umpire and you would like to try to get involved in a group we would love to hear from you. The BUA has over 1500 games that we need to cover each season and we are always looking for new and experienced officials to add to our officiating team. We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month from January through November, contact us today through our website (www.bethump.org) or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information! We look forward to speaking with you soon about umpiring for the BUA.