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WNY kids to hone their cooking skills with 'Y on the Fly' in Buffalo


Fri, Mar 11th 2022 11:55 am

YMCA Buffalo Niagara’s “Y on the Fly” program will be partnering with FeedMore WNY for “Kids in the Kitchen,” a hands-on education program with children in Buffalo.

The education program will take place at the Resource Council of WNY (347 E. Ferry St., Buffalo) from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 12. Children will learn about a food group, then create a delicious snack. Thanks to FeedMore WNY, they will then receive ingredients to recreate the recipe at home.

The YMCA will provide a free lunch to members of the community who attend this event.

“Y on the Fly” is a mobile YMCA that visits neighborhoods and offers free programs aimed to help youth of all ages stay active and engaged. “Y on the Fly” provides healthy meals to children and families, educational enrichment, physical activities and games.

More information about “Y on the Fly” can be found at YMCABN.org. For more information, visit www.YMCABN.org or visit any YMCA Buffalo Niagara location.

Locally founded in 1852, YMCA Buffalo Niagara is a charitable, community-based organization committed to providing programs designed to build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. The YMCA's focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility is reflected in the variety of programs that are offered to all ages and abilities. A not-for-profit organization, YMCA Buffalo Niagara serves more than 100,000 people annually through six membership branches and four camps throughout Western New York, as well as at over 50 community-based program sites.

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