2021 Calendar of Events

Educational Meeting

Monthly educational meetings are held the second Thursday of the month in September, October, November, and May.  We also host a Saturday workshop in March, and our annual daytime Margaret L. King lecture in April. There are no educational meetings the remaining months of the year.

Continuing professional education is available free to SEMDA members at each meeting, and at a cost of $10.00/CPEU for non-members.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, educational meetings will be VIRTUAL for the 2021 year.

April Meeting

Speaker: Adriene Worthington, RDN, LDN
Topic: Food Insecurity: The Hidden Health Condition

April Meeting Flyer 


Margaret L King Lecture

Check back soon for details.

May Meeting

Time: Thursday, May 20, 7-8 pm
Speaker: Julie Paszkiewicz, MS, RDN, ATC
Topic: Sports Nutrition, Injury Prevention & Recovery
Location: Zoom. Must pre register, attend the LIVE presentation and complete a short quiz for CPEU credit.

Register in advance for this meeting:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

**Must pre registered to attend. CPEUs only available for those that attend the LIVE presentation and complete a short quiz.**

Cooking Matters Volunteer Opportunity

Love to Cook? Love to help others? We need volunteer Culinary Instructors, Nutrition Instructors, and Classroom Assistants to teach a Cooking Matters nutrition-based cooking class to those at risk of hunger! Classes meet for 2 hours once a week for 6 weeks. We provide curricula, kitchen supplies, and staff support. Many classes to choose from in Wayne, Oakland, Monroe, Macomb, and Livingston counties. All volunteers MUST attend a training before volunteering. Questions? Contact Renee Metcalf at rmetcalf@gcfb.org.

To sign up or check training dates follow the link: More Information


* Please note the above schedules are subject to change.