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Come ready to learn, cook, eat and have fun! This year's Kids' College program will consist of classes in culinary and baking where one will learn new techniques, try new foods and make new friends! These fun week-long classes cost $400. Read further to learn more about the classes, schedule and registration process. 

Culinary

In Kids' College culinary classes, kids get to learn about a variety of classic culinary traditions and master basic cooking techniques. They'll come away with a collection of tasty recipes focused on using local, healthy ingredients.

Class Schedule & Registration

June 14 – June 18 | Ages 9 - 12 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will come away from this week with a better understanding of how to cook right out of the garden using the freshest ingredients. Strawberry jam, grilled chicken with peach barbecue sauce, and blueberry crumble are a few of the seasonal delights you can expect. 

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June 21- June 25 | Ages 13 - 17 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Explore the wide variety of picnic foods from around the world from creative sandwiches, flavorful wraps, and sweet treats.

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June 28 – July 2 | Ages 9 - 12 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will get hands on experience making a variety of food classics from cultures around the world.  Adobo-spiced street tacos with pineapple salsa, Mediterranean shrimp pita pocket with tzatziki sauce, and  Italian spiced meatballs over pasta are all on the menu.

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July 12 – July 16 | Ages 13 - 17 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will learn the secrets of southern cooking from high-south, low-south, and mid-south. Expect to learn the tricks of making hot fried chicken biscuits and shrimp and grits.

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July 19 – July 23 | Ages 9 - 12 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will learn great go-to recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Maple bacon waffles, the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich, and sheet pan chicken are only a few of the dishes kids will learn.

This course is full.

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Baking

In Kids' College baking classes, kids learn kitchen basics, techniques and safety while exploring the art of baking. They'll come away with a collection of delicious recipes focused on using local, healthy ingredients.

Class Schedule & Registration

July 12 – July 16 | Ages 9-12 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will explore all things brunch from delicious quiches to sweet and savory crepes. Best-ever cinnamon rolls and French toast are also on the menu.

This course is full.

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July 19 – July 23 | Ages 13-17 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will get the opportunity to explore a variety of cultures through the lens of baking. Recipes will include classic American recipes, delicious South American fare, elegant French desserts, beloved Italian dishes, and a sampling of Asian favorites.  

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July 26 – July 30 | Ages 9-12 | 8 am - 4:30 pm | $400

Kids will start their journey to becoming masters of the American classics including banana bread, apple hand pies, and Neapolitan sheet cake with strawberry buttercream.

This class currently has a waiting list.

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