CRESTVIEW — Northwest Florida children learned how to use their plates to select food groups recently.

Rebecca Catalena of the University of Florida Extension office in Crestview taught children about the US Department of Agriculture's health-conscious Choose My Plate program July 12 at the Crestview Public Library.

The library offers many programs for children throughout the year. Call 682-4432, visit the library at 1445 Commerce Drive, or go to for details.