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Event: The Art of Weight Control

Wednesday October 18, 2017
10:00 AM until 11:30 AM


Registrations are now being accepted for a nine-week course on weight control and healthful eating called The Art of Weight Control which will be held at the Northborough Free Library starting on September 27th @ 10:00 a.m. 



Instructor:   Judy Palken, MNS, RD, LDN  

Judy Palken is a registered dietitian from Northborough with over 30 years of experience in nutrition.  Judy works in nutrition and health research at University of Massachusetts Medical School, and teaches nutrition classes in the community. 

The Art of Weight Control is a 9-week series of classes designed to help anyone to lose or control weight, while choosing healthy, anti-inflammatory foods for good health.  Healthy choices with regard to physical activity, stress management, and time management will also be covered, since these are closely related to dietary choices and weight.  There will be a small side of appreciation for fine art paintings that relate to the topics in the class! 

Here are the topics that will be covered in each class, along with the dates:

Class 1 – Getting Started with Weight Control               September 27th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 2 – About those Portion Sizes                               October 4th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 3 – Processed Foods, and Fruits & Veggies        October 11th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 4 – Carbs Class                                                       October 18th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 5 – The Problem of Overeating                              October 25th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 6 – Getting to Satiety                                              November 1st @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 7 – Physical Activity, and Cooking Hints              November 8th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 8 – Stress and Food                                                November 15th @ 10:00 a.m.

Class 9 – Making the Most of Time                                  November 29th @ 10:00 a.m.

The cost is $45 for the 9-part series. Those interested in participating are encouraged to register for the entire series. You can register here on our online event calednar, or you can register by calling 508-393-5025 x5. Space is limited so early registration is recommended. Please note that in order to reserve a space, payment by check or cash must be paid in full at the Library’s main desk prior to the first class on September 27th.  

As an added incentive, those who register for the entire series will receive a certificate for a 15% discount on any breakfast or lunch menu item or a FREE fruit smoothie at C’est la vie Bistro (http://cestlaviebistro.net), located at 30 Main Street in Northborough, immediately next door to the Library.

We hope you can join us for this Fall series!

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