Health & Family

Charlotte-area residents can get free nutrition information

The North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis includes the Dole Nutrition Institute, left.
The North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis includes the Dole Nutrition Institute, left. dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte-area residents are invited to learn more about nutrition during free tours to Food Lion grocery stores from Aug. 7-13. It’s part of the national “Get Up and Grow North American Tour” sponsored by The Dole Nutrition Institute at the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis.

Participants can sample healthy foods and get free education about incorporating more fresh fruits and vegetables into their diets. For a list of the tour stops, dates and times, go to www.dole.com/GetUpandGrow.

Karen Garloch

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