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Become a whiz in the kitchen by learning basic kitchen skills and some fabulous new recipes. Classes include healthy and easy to prepare appetizers, snacks, entrees, drinks and desserts.

Each class has a theme and includes planning, preparation, cooking and baking in a safe and fun environment.

After preparing the food, they eat what they’ve prepared and take the recipes home.

Up to ten children per session work under the supervision of an adult facilitator and student assistant.

Findout more:

Call the Centre

250-753-9393

to Register: Call City of Nanaimo Parks & Rec (250) 756-5200 

Kids Get Cooking and Gardening Classes
9-12 Years
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Participants will have an opportunity to work in both the kitchen and garden and learn about the valuable connection between the two.  Have fun planting and harvesting vegetables from the garden to make a variety of vegetarian dishes and healthy snacks.  Each participant will take home recipe books and seedlings. You will be surprised at waht ehy will eat when they are involved in the growing and cooking of food.

Positive nutrition must begin in early childhood when lifelong habits and attitudes are being formed.