Food and MoneyThe UGA Cooperative Extension in Gilmer County – Ellijay, Georgia is offering two classes, “Money Smarts” and “Nutrition Know How”.

The “Money Smarts” class will teach you how to stretch your food dollars, the importance of having a checking account, how and where you can save money, the importance of paying your bills on time, how to keep track of your spending, and more. This class will be offered for FREE on March 14, 2012 OR April 24, 2012 from 9AM to 12 Noon.

The “Nutrition Know How” Class will teach you how to eat healthy without spending a lot of money, the importance of having a grocery list, what it means to eat healthy foods, the importance of breakfast, portion control to prevent weight gain, and more. This class will be offered for FREE as well on March 21, 2012 OR April 26, 2012 from 9 AM to 12 Noon.

Both classes will be taught by Renee Dotson, a UGA Cooperative Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Agent. They will be held at the Boys and Girls Club located in the Gilmer County Civic Center. Although both classes are free, you must register by calling 706-635-4426 to attend.

Gilmer County Civic Center
1561 S. Main Street
Ellijay, GA

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