Note: Changes are in the works. We'll be trying out a new location this year. Updated meeting information will be posted as it becomes available! Members meet on the second Saturday of each month, from 10 am to Noon (except in January and August) at the Prairie Park Apartments. The address is 6530 Schroeder Road. The building is on the corner of Schroeder and Struck, just south of the Post Office. Please arrive early as the entry way is security locked.
We enjoy a variety of activities, including updates on research news and celiac disease in the media, speakers from the medical community, opportunities to try new gluten-free products, recipe sharing, and potluck celebrations.
August - Officer's Meeting, no regular meeting
September 12 - Next regular meeting and officer elections
Program to be announced.
Food Pantry Items Needed: Please consider bringing a gluten free item to donate to the food pantry. They can take everything GF such as mixes, soups, pasta, cereal, breads, crackers, rice. Baking mixes and foods that kids enjoy are particularly appreciated.
The following events are listed as a service to members. They are neither sponsored by nor endorsed by MAGIC.
Saturday, September 26, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm 2015 Wisconsin Gluten Free Expo
Attend Wisconsin’s Largest Gluten Free Food Expo! Everyone is welcome. Come sample and purchase gluten free products. The gluten free lifestyle or having food allergies can be challenging. Expand your knowledge and find available resources along with educational classes available throughout the day. Connect with many exhibitors and others in your community living with the same challenges.
Location: Washington County Fair Park & Conference Center, 3000 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, Wisconsin 53095
Ticket Prices: Adults - $7, Children - $5 (Ages 4–12)
Saturday, October 17, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center Free Blood Screening, Q & Session, and Gluten-Free Vendor Faire
This is an annual event. Blood screening requirements include consuming gluten daily for 12 weeks prior to being tested. Registration opens September 14. Check out the web site for more info.
Wednesday, October 21, 3:00 - 7:00 pm Fitchburg H-Vee Gluten Free Gala
This is a great opportunity to sample a variety of gluten free foods! The Fitchburg Hy-Vee is located at 2920 Fitchrona Road