Diabetes series starting June 7



ELLSWORTH — The University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s free Dining with Diabetes Down East series will take place Thursdays, June 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 3-5 p.m. at the UMaine Extension Hancock County office, 63 Boggy Brook Road in Ellsworth.

This program is free and open to anyone with type 2 diabetes or prediabetes, and their family members and caregivers.

Participants will meet once a week for four weeks. You will learn how to select and prepare foods that help to control blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure. There will be an opportunity to taste a variety of main dishes, side dishes and desserts.

The registration deadline is May 31.

For more information, visit https://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/dining-with-diabetes-down-east-ellsworth2018/ or contact [email protected], 667-8212 or (800) 287-1479 (Maine only).