Wow with Watermelon
Did you know watermelon is available year-round and can be used on menus throughout the day? Share this with your students and show us what they think!
Visit the Watermelon Culinary Curriculum at http://www.watermelon.org/foodservice/culinary-education, work through Lesson 4 and a watermelon recipe with your students, submit an image of your class working with watermelon, and be entered into a drawing to win a $250 AMEX gift card.
Be sure to include the teacher’s name and school along with full contact information (address, email, phone numbers) with the image submitted.
Thinking About Going to Milwaukee to the CAFE Conference?
Five great reasons to go to Milwaukee http://flirtingwiththeglobe.com/5-reasons-to-go-to-milwaukee/
Eleven Reasons Why you Should Visit Milwaukee https://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/wisconsin/articles/11-reasons-why-you-should-visit-milwaukee/
Another five good reasons to visit Milwaukee http://chicagoist.com/2014/07/14/5_great_reasons_to_visit_milwaukee.php#photo-1
And finally, 19 Reasons to Visit Milwaukee! http://www.onlyinyourstate.com/wisconsin/milwaukee/reasons-to-live-in-milwaukee/
Photo courtesy of VISIT Milwaukee (www.visitmilwaukee.org).
Highlights on the CAFE Leadership Conference
- Hands-on Master Classes
- Opening night reception featuring local dishes
- Industry Outreach Day geared to foodservice instructors and your “need to know”
- InfoFair with industry partners who have developed materials for your classrooms
- Trends Presentations
- Educational Best Practices Day with peer presentations
- ACF continuing education hours for certification awarded to attendees
- MOVIE AFTERNOON! Come see the movie “Wasted” and enjoy happy hour at the same time
To register for the conference, click here.
To receive a discount for the conference, become a CAFE Member by clicking here.
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