Hy-Vee Dietitians Host Free, Virtual Events in October Focused on Gluten-Free Lifestyles
October 4, 2021 | News & Press Releases
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Oct. 4, 2021) — Throughout the month of October, Hy-Vee’s team of registered dietitians will host free events focused on gluten-free lifestyles through a variety of programming. Free events will include virtual cooking classes and store tours, as well as an in-person, gluten-free health fair at select store locations.
Gluten-Free Health Fair
An in-person, gluten-free health fair will be held at more than 100 Hy-Vee locations throughout Hy-Vee’s eight-state region, offering customers a chance to learn more about gluten-free products and health services. Customers can enjoy samples and coupons from sponsors on Oct. 16 from noon to 2 p.m. Click here to find a store near you.
In this 30-minute virtual cooking class, Hy-Vee dietitians will show customers how to create an easy charcuterie board with gluten-free and dairy-free products. Customers will also learn how to enjoy autumn flavors with a fall Pumpkin Dip. Classes will be offered in English and Spanish, and are $5.
Gluten-Free Store Tours
Hy-Vee dietitians will guide customers on a virtual store tour to learn the basics of gluten-free eating, including how to avoid nutrient gaps. Dietitians will also offer shopping tips and product recommendations to help add nutrition to every shopping cart. Tours are available in English and Spanish.
To learn more about Hy-Vee’s virtual dietitian events, search for your location at https://www.
hy-vee.com/health/hy-vee-dietitians/default.aspx. The tours and classes listed above will be offered throughout the month of October.
Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating more than 280 retail stores across eight Midwestern states with sales of $11 billion annually. The supermarket chain is synonymous with quality, variety, convenience, healthy lifestyles, culinary expertise and superior customer service. Hy-Vee ranks in the Top 10 Most Trusted Brands and has been named one of America’s Top 5 favorite grocery stores. The company’s more than 86,000 employees provide “A Helpful Smile in Every Aisle” to customers every day. For additional information, visit www.hy-vee.com.