Join the 2017 Great Lakes Apple Crunch!
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Location: Any site including K-12 schools, early care settings, hospitals, colleges/universities, business campuses, state agencies and other organizations across Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio
Details: Celebrate National Farm to School Month by crunching into locally and regionally grown apples at NOON on Thursday, October 12. Everyone is welcome to Crunch!
Join in! Last October 1,201,346 students, children, teachers, and good food supporters across the region crunched. Let’s join forces and meet the ONE MILLION CRUNCH goal again this year! Visit the Apple Crunch Facebook page to get updates and see photos from last year’s Crunch.
Click on Your State to Register
All Crunch sites will receive the updated 2017 Great Lakes Apple Crunch Guide with tips on finding local apples, integrating the crunch into school or early care curricula, and sharing your event via social media. This year we have new Crunch guides specifically for K-12 schools, ECE sites, and non-school sites. Some states are also offering free stickers when you register! Sign up today and be sure to share the Great Lakes Great Apple Crunch with others!
To learn more about National Farm to School Month and farm to school initiatives across the Great Lakes Region, please visit www.FarmToSchool.org.