New Hanover County, NC: UNCW food truck to visit elementary students

By Paul Stephen  |  Star News Online

NC-New Hanover County-seahawk

NEW HANOVER COUNTY — New Hanover County elementary schoolers will get a break from brown bags and cafeteria trays this March.

Matt Rogers with University of North Carolina Wilmington Campus Dining and Jordyn Appel, Feast Down East’s FoodCorps service member, have teamed up to bring the UNCW food truck and lessons on nutrition, food safety, cooking skills and other topics to several area schools.

The truck will visit all third-grade classes at Forest Hills Global Elementary 9:30 a.m.-1:45 p.m. March 8, second-graders at Winter Park Elementary 8:20 a.m.-11:40 a.m. March 10 and second-graders at Wrightsboro Elementary 8:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 11.