The University of Delaware Kent County Cooperative Extension will host a Master Food Educator program from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, March 5 through April 12, at the Kent County Cooperative Extension Office, 69 Transportation Circle, Dover.

Master food educators are individuals with an interest in helping to expand educational efforts of the University of Delaware Cooperative Extension by working in their communities providing educational programs, hands-on educational displays, creating educational materials and supporting extension educators behind the scenes. After 36 hours of training, master food educators volunteer 35 hours annually.

Applications are due by Feb. 16 and are available at

For more, contact an extension educator in New Castle County, or 831-1327; in Kent County, or 730-4000; or Sussex County, or 856-7303.