Mukilteo School District hosts Future Chef event on Friday, March 14
Mukilteo School District elementary students have been learning about the important of healthy eating and will show off those skills during the Future Chefs: Sandwich Challenge on Friday, March 14.
The event is part of a national effort to help kids think about making healthy food choices in life and to get them active and creative in the kitchen.
Students from 11 Mukilteo elementary schools submitted sandwich recipes and the top two from each school were selected for the finals, held this Friday at the Sno-Isle Skills Center.
With the help of adult mentors, the 22 finalists will prepare and present their sandwiches and will be scored on originality, taste, presentation and use of health ingredients.
The public is welcome to attend the tasting competition which begins at 4:30 p.m.