Culinary for Youth and Adults

Cooking Classes For Adults

Everything's Better with Cheese

Ages: 16+
Cheese is not just for pizza. The great variety of available cheeses allow you to use them in so many applications from savory to sweet. Join us in this hands-on class as we learn about cheese, and the best uses for different types of cheeses and make some delectable cheese-based dishes.
Instructor:  Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
14466 M, Feb. 4, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
*Additional class scheduled for February 25th due to high demand*
 15421 M, Feb. 25, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Celebrity Chef Night

Ages: 16+
Would you like to cook southwestern food like Bobby Flay, Italian cuisine like Giada De Laurentiis or even New Orleans dishes like Emeril Lagasse? Join us in this hands-on class where we will learn to make some of the signature dishes from some of the best-loved celebrity chefs!
Instructor:  Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
14467 M, Mar. 4, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
*Additional class scheduled for March 18th due to high demand*
 16217 M, Mar. 18, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Special Event Tea

Ages: 16+
The concept of “afternoon tea” was created by Anna Maria, the 7th Duchess of Bedford in the1840s. It remains extremely popular today as a special way to celebrate Mother's Day, the holidays or just a get-together with friends. Join us in this hands-on class as we learn how to host an “afternoon tea” that you can personalize for any special event.
Instructor:  Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
14468 M, Apr. 1, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

A Night of Tapas

Ages: 16+
Want a taste of Spain without the plane ride? Join us for a night of tapas! Tapas, a centuries-old tradition in Spain, is really a way of eating rather than a type of food. We think about tapas as little bites that can be as varied as your imagination allows. Join us for this hands-on class as we explore this wonderful tradition and learn to make some yummy examples. Whether you want to have a few small dishes prior to a dinner or you want to throw an all-tapas party you will learn how to create delectable traditional dishes.
Instructor: Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
15627 M, May 6, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Vegetarian Goodness

Ages: 16+
More and more Americans are going vegetarian. This type of cooking does not need to be boring. The variety of vegetables available as well as the numerous methods of cooking can make meatless meals exciting. Whether you want to go totally vegetarian or just join the meatless Monday crowd, this hands-on class will give you a good start on what you need to know.
Instructor: Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
15628 M, June 3, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Lighter Summer Fare

Ages: 16+
Summer is a time when we want to eat lighter but still be satisfied with delicious food. Whether it be turning salads into delightful main dishes or cooling off with an easy dessert, this hands-on class will provide ideas and techniques to put a wonderful summery meal on your table.
Instructor: Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
15629 M, July 1, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Berries, Berries Everywhere

Ages: 16+
Its fruit season and you may be wondering, "What do I do with all those berries?" In this hands-on class, you will learn that berries are not just for eating out of hand. They are wonderful accompaniments to many savory dishes as well as beautiful summer desserts.
Instructor: Michele Lillie
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R/$54 NR
15630 M, August 12, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.


Cooking Classes For Kids

Kid’s Cooking – Spring Picnic   

Ages: 7-12
Spring is here and it’s time to celebrate with some delicious picnic recipes! Join us to learn how to make delectable butterfly cucumber sandwiches, caterpillar tater tots, ladybug sandwiches, and worms and dirt.
Instructor: Karon Sorensen
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $45 R/$49 NR
14464 Sa, Apr. 13, 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Art and Cooking Workshop: Milkshakes and Smoothies

Ages: 5-12
It’ll be a sweet time as we create chocolate dipped sprinkle cups and creamy milkshakes. Would you like a cherry on top? Colorful sand smoothies topped with glittery bead sprinkles! Join us for a delicious time of milkshakes and smoothies!
Instructor: Pop! Arts
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/$38 NR Adl. $7 supply fee.
15611 T, June 4, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.