What: Logan County Celiac Support Group 3rd Annual Cookout
A few save the dates for your calendars.
August 2nd…Nationwide Children’s Hospital Celiac Walk, Thomas Worthington High School. Details soon.
August 11th. Gluten Free Cookout (families welcome) at Phil Ballinger’s home at Indian Lake, 6:30pm. More details soon.
August 23rd-24th. Living Without Gluten Free/Allergen Free Expo, Indianapolis (BIG expo with the opportunity to sample and buy at great prices).
November 2nd, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Celiac Conference (a can’t miss day!) Registration will open in the next couple of months—I’ll keep you posted.
Our next meeting will be Monday, March 10th at 6:30p.m. Our topic will be “Gluten Free and Still Not Feeling Well?” We’ll be discussing FODMAPS, Lactose intolerance, and other things that may be making you sick.
Our 3rd Annual Christmas party will be on Monday, December 9th at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Stan and Deb Chandler. See the attached flyer for information. Families are welcome!
Our November meeting will be Monday, November 11th at 6:30pm. Our topic will be "Surviving the Holidays, Gluten Free!" Whether this is your 1st or 10th gluten-free holiday season, you'll be sure to take something away from this meeting.
We will also be having Kathy and Missy from Sweet Mama's Bakery in Columbus. If you aren't familiar with their amazing GF baked goods, check them out here at www.sweetmamasbakery.com.
Our next meeting is Monday, September 9th at 6:30pm, at the MRH Business Center (21 Hunter Place), behind Accusport
Join us for our topic, “The New FDA Labeling Law is FINALLY Here”
We’ll discuss the details of the new law and what changes you can expect to see on food labels for the gluten-free diet.
We'll also be sampling Beanfields' Bean and Rice Chips
Our next meeting will be one week from tonight (Monday, July 22nd) at 6:30p.m. Our topic will be “Pinching Pennies: Gluten Free on a Budget” and will be presented by our dietetic intern, Chelsea Schaefer. Come with your best GF penny pinching ideas to share
We’ll also be having snacks from Funky Monkey fruit (don’t laugh, that’s the real name!). And we’ll have coupons and giveaways of the new “Twenty 4 Zen” Salted Caramel Chocolate GF/Vegan Granola. Yum! We’ll also have giveaways of the new issue of Gluten Free Delight magazine.
And don’t forget about our summer cookout on Monday, August 12th at Indian Lake. Families, friends, and great GF foods are welcome at this 3rd annual event! More details to come.
Join us for our June meeting on Monday June 10th at 6:30p.m.. We’ll be having a presentation from a dietetic intern on Nutritional Considerations on the Gluten Free Diet.
We’ll also be doing a collection for our Celiac/GF friends in Moore, Oklahoma and Oklahoma City. Please bring a non-perishable GF item to the meeting and we’ll collect them to be shipped.
We’ll also be having samples of the brand new Blue Diamond Artisan Nut Thin Crackers and Cabot Cheese.
Our next meeting will be Monday, April 8th at 6:30 p.m. We will meet at our usual location (21 Hunter Place). Our topic will be "Quinoa, Amaranth, and Buckwheat, oh my!" and we will have a very special cooking demo by Barbara Moore. She'll be making a delicious quinoa recipe for all of us to try. If you haven't tried quinoa yet (why not!), this is a perfect chance to do that.
As always, we'll have samples and giveaways from great companies like Crunchmaster crackers.
Hope to see you then!