Recipes by Celebration

The below recipes were contributed by Connecticut Food Service Directors, and are still under review by the CT State Department of Education for crediting information.* They will be finalized soon, so do check back! 

*Recipe and Meal Contribution Review completed by Put Local on Your Tray. SFAs must check the crediting information for accuracy prior to including the item in reimbursable meals.

September - November Event Days

December - March Event Days


April - June Event Days

July - August Event Days

Many of these celebration days were cross referenced in the School Nutrition Association's magazine, "Celebration Opportunities & Ideas for School Cafeterias," 2017-18.

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