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Junior Chefs-After School Cooking Classes for Grades 2-5
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Join us on Thursday afternoons from January 10th through February 14th to learn how fun and easy cooking can be! Make delicious recipes in a hands-on, safe, and fun environment, and taste everything along the way. Your child will walk away with fun memories and some very valuable life skills such as:
Age appropriate cooking skills
Food and kitchen safety
How to make healthier options of kid favorites and be a little creative along the way
How to incorporate fresh food and herbs into their cooking
Learn recipes that they can use at home
Proper kitchen clean-up
Every child will get to decorate and keep their very own kitchen apron as well as bring home a binder of all the recipes that we tried!!
Dates for this program are January 10th-February 14th.
Cost is $90 per child for all six weeks or $15 per child for an individual day
Priority will be given to participants who register for the entire six weeks. If room allows, participants may also only register for individual days.
We only have room for 10 kids to participate so register SOON!
*Participants in this program will be exposed to food allergens that include gluten and dairy products. If your child has a food allergy but would still like to participate, please contact the Rec office and we can discuss some alternatives. *
**recipes listed are subject to change**
Schedule of Events
Week 1: Introduction-(kitchen safety, food prep and measuring, decorate aprons)
Week 2: Breakfast-(how to read a recipe card, egg souffle’, homemade pop tarts, fresh squeezed orange juice)
Week 3: Lunch-(knife safety, handling raw foods, homemade chicken fingers, sweet potato fries, and ketchup)
Week 4: Dinner- (chicken stir fry, fried rice, homemade soy sauce)
Week 5: Dessert and snacks (darn good chocolate cake, homemade kale chips, granola bars, and kids pick/plan meal for following week)
Week 6: Kids pick- (how to set a table and serve a dinner, kids pick)
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *
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