Nebraska Thursdays supports schools statewide to serve a Nebraska-sourced meal in school cafeterias on the first Thursday of each month. The resources you’ll find here support your Nebraska Thursdays program and your farm to school goals.
- Read Nebraska Thursdays farm to school stories with five pilot schools and four farmers.
- Download Nebraska Thursdays promotional materials
- Explore Nebraska Thursdays recipes. Try a new recipe, consider ingredients that you could swap out for local products, or share your favorite recipe that highlights a Nebraska food!
This toolkit serves as a guide for communicating to your school, district and community about your Nebraska Thursdays program. Tools include a sample press release, suggested social media posts and graphics, ideas for outreach, and a template for your school newsletters and blogs.
Use these promotional materials to spread the word about your Nebraska Thursdays program and engage students, staff, parents and the community.
NE Thursdays Poster with unique school plate and menu (11” x 17”)
This Microsoft Word document is a menu that you can edit to reflect what you will serve on Nebraska Thursdays. Add a picture of your Nebraska Thursdays plate, edit the date, add your logo, and have some fun promoting the great meal you are offering!
NE Thursdays Poster, no plate but with unique menu (11” x 17”)
This Microsoft Word document is a menu that you can edit to reflect what you will serve on Nebraska Thursdays. Edit the date, add your logo, and have some fun promoting the great meal you are offering by adding all the local items you are serving on your menu!
NE Thursdays laminated menu (11” x 17”)
This large 11” x 17” poster can be printed and laminated for display. Use wet erase markers to highlight your fantastic Nebraska Thursdays menu!
Highlight your Nebraska Thursdays program with these 2” stickers. These stickers can be printed using Avery 22807 round labels. Print the designs that best fit your program!