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Food Day 2016

Date & Time:
10/24/2016 at 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cooking Matters at the Store

In celebration of Food Day 2016, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s effective nutrition education program to help end hunger in our community is coming Oct. 24th to a Food Lion near you!

Cooking Matters At The Store is a 90 minute tour that teaches low income participants how to buy healthy food on a budget.

Find a Tour Near You

All Food Day tours are held at Food Lion locations.  Participants can sign up at the store. Registration begins at 3:15 pm. Limited to first come, first served. Each location is offering 6 tours, starting at 3:45 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 4:15 pm, 5:00 pm, 5:15 pm and 5:30 pm.

  • 602 Jones Ferry Rd, Carrboro, NC 27510
  • 1100-122 Raleigh Blvd Raleigh, NC 27610
  • 2000 Chapel Hill Rd, Durham, NC 27707

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and grassroots movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food.


Eastway Elementary School

Come celebrate Food Day on Monday October 24th at Eastway Elementary! Together in partnership with Durham School Nutrition Services, Farmer Foodshare, and Durham Innovative Nutrition Education (DINE), we are hosting a squash casserole cafeteria taste test. That’s right, 600 students, hundreds of pounds of locally grown squash, and one amazing celebration!

Date & Time: Monday October 24th, 10 am-2 pm.

Location: Eastway Elementary School, 610 N. Alston Ave, Durham, 27701

Get Involved

If you would like more information on volunteering for Cooking Matters at the Store tours please click here.

If you would like more information about volunteering at Eastway Elementary please contact

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