Afterschool World Food Day Celebration planned

Afterschool World Food Day Celebration planned

CUMBERLAND - A World Food Day Celebration is planned for students in grades 1-4 on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Mercy Ecology at New Dawn, 75 Wrentham Road.

Create easy snacks made with local food and plant garlic in the community garden. Learn about cuisines from the Dominican Republic and Uruguay, and learn about how the food fits into celebrations and holidays.

Cost is $20 per child. Register and pay by Monday, Oct. 14, by 3:30 p.m.

Mail or drop off payment to the center, e-mail newdawn@mercyecology.org or call 401-333-1341.