Shop Talk Series

Free Half Hour Webinars


Join in, as our guest, to listen to these small group conversations to learn and connect with professionals who are facing the same challenges and opportunities you do. Unscripted and dynamic, shop talk presenters will share ideas and solutions.

Certificate of attendance emailed within two weeks. 



2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Central
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Mountain
11:00 am - 11:30 am Pacific 



Thursday, November 5, 2020

Chat with Champions: Learn from Afterschool Meals Experts

Hear ideas, insights and inspiration from No Kid Hungry first-ever cohort of Afterschool Meals Champions. Let's expand meal service through CACFP's At-Risk Afterschool program!

CEU Certification Specialty 2

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

Healthy Eating for Families

Looking for ideas to help promote health and nutrition to the families you serve? We'll share tips for promoting healthy eating through meal planning.

CEU Certification Specialty 1

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Shop Talk Series On Demand

Watch these 30-minute on demand recordings to learn from colleagues! Once you've watched the Shop Talk, complete the form to request your certificate of attendance. Certificates will be emailed within two weeks.


Big City Impact on Kids' Menus

Move over brown rice and hello freekeh and tri-color quinoa. Variety is good, but kids still need to eat all of their brown rice, veggies and good proteins. We'll talk about how to balance trends and still be healthy and compliant.

CEU Specialty 1

On Demand Recording 


Feeding Infants Guide Explored

We'll talk about how to use this USDA guide to make the most impact for infants.

CEU Specialty 1

On Demand Recording


Financial Backups for Fiscal Audits

Are your backup expense files organized and ready to go? We'll share methods that make audits and reviews successful.

CEU Specialty 5


On Demand Recording 


Fundraising Ideas

Let’s share great fundraising ideas. Get 4 - 6 ideas on how to fundraise.

CEU Specialty 5

 On Demand Recording

Managing from Home? Engaging Remote Staff

We're sharing ideas on how to help employees feel connected and engaged during the COVID Pandemic.

CEU Specialty 6

 On Demand Recording

Strategies for Virtual Monitoring in the CACFP

All sponsors are navigating virtual monitoring during the pandemic. Get ideas from small, medium, and large sponsoring organizations on how they are performing reviews and providing technical assistance to their homes and centers.

CEU Specialty 2

On Demand Recording 


Farm to Table: Fresh Foods & Garden Tools

Introducing children to fruits and veggies early has long-term, positive impacts on health, wellness and social and emotional skills. We're sharing resources to engage kids with fresh foods and garden tools.

CEU Specialty 1

On Demand Recording Coming Soon