On November 18, 2016, at 1:30 pm, we will host our annual Harvest Feast. However, due to changes in the “Home Food Preparation” law, families will not be able to prepare food in their homes for the feast. This is due to liabilities to schools if students suffer reactions/death due to food allergies and food preparation. Thus, the law states that food must be prepackaged and not prepared in the home. It can however be prepackaged and prepared here on site as long as distribution is accompanied by someone with a food handler’s license. I (Executive Director) possess such license; and therefore the feast can go on, but must be in accordance with the food safety laws.
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