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Sunday, January 17, 2021
Monday, January 18, 2021
No School: Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2021
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
ACSD Food Pantry 1/20/21
@ 4:00 PM — 5:30 PM
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Let's POP into a new year!!

 

  • Click here to view the Harvest of the Month January 2021 flier!

 

This month, we are featuring Shagbark Seed & Mill's Heirloom Popcorn. The corn is locally grown on Hershberger Farms in Morgan County, Ohio. Shagbark Seed & Mill sources all of their grains from local farms throughout Ohio!

 

What is a Seed Mill?

The Shagbark Seed & Mill takes grains, such as corn and wheat, and mills the grains to produce grain products such as flours,ready-to-use popcorn, and cornmeal for tortilla chips!

 

How to Participate

  • We will have ALL of the ingredients (+ a toy per kit!) bagged up and ready for a DRIVE THRU pickup on Wednesday, January 20th from 4-5:30 pm at the ACSD Food Pantry, 21 Birge Drive, Chauncey, OH.
  • Harvest of the Month Bag pickup will be in front of Old ChaunceyElementary on Birge Dr. Pantry Distribution will flow one-way for pick up: Please enter via the football field entrance onto HubieBobo Ln.
  • We will have cars exiting onto Birge Dr. to help control traffic!

 

This Month's Featured Recipe: Three Bean Chili!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup of popcorn
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • Cinnamon-Sugar Topping:
    • 2 tbsp. Powdered Sugar
    • 1 tsp. Cinnamon
    • 1/2 tsp. Salt
  • Taco-Inspired Topping:
    • 2 tbsp. Taco Seasoning
    • 1/2 tsp Salt

 

Steps:

  1. Add 2 tbsp. of oil into a pot at medium heat.  To test if the oil is hot enough, add 2-3 kernels of popcorn and cover to see if it pops. 
  2. Add in 1/2 cup of popcorn into the pan and cover with a lid. Regularly stir and move the pot around to keep kernels from sticking to the bottom of the pan. Kernels will begin to pop-- make sure to use a lid with a steam hole to let out the steam!
  3. Kernels will begin to pop-- make sure to use a lid with a steam hole to let out the steam!
  4. Once all of the kernels have popped, poor the popcorn into a bowl. Add in your seasoning on top of the popcorn and give the bowl a good shake!
  5. Share and enjoy your snack with your Stuffed Animal Movie Buddy (provided in each bag!)

 

Remember to post it on social media #acsdbulldogs #acsdharvest

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Friday, January 22, 2021
Saturday, January 23, 2021
ACS Early Learning Center  |  21 Birge Dr.  |  Chauncey, OH 45719
Phone:740-797-4589  |  Fax:740-797-0070