nutrition and wellness hub

wellness programming available

Launching in March 2021, the Peoria Grown Wellness and Nutrition Hub will serve as a central community space providing nutrition, health, and food-related  services and education to the Peoria Southside community. The Wellness Hub will be located conveniently in Peoria Park District’s Logan Recreation Center, and will work closely with our Market 309 fresh produce market program, which opened in Logan earlier this year.

Kids summer camp coming June 2021

Sign up for Peoria Grown's nutrition and health summer camp. These FREE bi-weekly classes begin on Saturday, June 12 at the Logan Recreation Center. Kids will learn about healthy eating and how to fuel their bodies. They will get to participate in fun activities and even make their own healthy snacks! Classes are limited to 10 participants. Click to the right to register.

Dates: June 12, June 26, July 10, July 24. and August 7 


Times: Grades K-4: 12-2pm | Grades 5-8: 2-4pm


Weekly Schedule: 

Week 1: Fueling your body with a balanced diet and hydration

Week 2: Grocery store tour and snack making

Week 3: Fruits, veggies, and exercise

Week 4: Farmer's market

** This will meet at the Peoria Riverfront Farmer's Market from 10am-12pm for all age groups!

Week 5: Gardening 

** This class will meet from 10-11am at 2919 W. Garden St , Peoria IL 61605.