Bellingham nutrition symposium March 26 for seniors, caregivers


A free symposium on nutrition and aging will be held March 26 at Bellingham Senior Activity Center with speakers and cooking demonstrations.

The event will run from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at the center, 315 Halleck St.

Guest speakers are Cindy Brinn, a dietitian and diabetes educator, and Shelly Zylstra, planning director at Northwest Regional Council.

Between their talks, listeners will have a choice of three demonstrations - cooking with arthritis; simple and healthy cooking for one person; and cooking on a budget.

The symposium is hosted by Whatcom-San Juan Senior Nutrition Program. Details: 360-733-4030 or

Reach Dean Kahn at 360-715-2291 or .

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