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Saturday, January 7, 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Food lovers, come feed your face! SNACK ATTACK! is a new six-week program for teens ages 12-18. Each week will feature a new food-related activity, from food science to taste testing to mocktail mixing. Join us every other Saturday for some gastro fun! (Most classes are limited to no more than 8 participants. First come, first served.)

1/7: Debunking Food Myths
Are GMOs bad for you? What about gluten? Can you create a map of the tongue?
1/21: Food Science
Make ice cream in a bag in just minutes, and find out how rock candy is made!
2/4: Are you a SUPERtaster?
Find out your potential for being a master food critic, and partake in a blind taste test.
2/18: What’s the Difference?
Can you tell the difference between organic and nonorganic? Brand names versus generics?
3/4: Playing with Your Food
No food fighting here, but how about a little friendly competition? Let’s play with our food!
3/18: Mixology
Create your own unique craft mocktail!

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