Fun Cooking Classes

Requirements for each class: Participants are required to review the Cooking Class Safety and Sanitation Guidelines (PDF) prior to the start of class.

Class Registration Fee: $90.00

Unless otherwise noted, classes are held at the JCC Arboretum

Holiday Feast - November 17, 2023

Description Course - Day Course - Evening Registration Deadline

Prepare for the holiday season by mastering the art of crafting traditional Thanksgiving sides that will elevate your feast to new heights.

Learn to create classic dishes like mouthwatering stuffing, creamy green bean casserole, and the ultimate baked macaroni & cheese. Impress your family and friends with your culinary prowess this Thanksgiving.

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 - 9:30 PM

Gourmet Appetizers - December 1, 2023

Delve into the world of gourmet appetizers and hors d'oeuvres, where you'll learn the art of crafting elegant and  mouthwatering bite-sized delights. Perfect for cocktail parties and special occasions, this class will teach you to create culinary masterpieces like Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus, Mini Crab Cakes bursting with flavor, and delectable Stuffed Mushrooms that will impress even the most discerning palate.

Registration Deadline - November 24, 2023

CSP-4000-42F - Day - 10: 30 AM - 2:30 PM
CSP-4000-43F - Evening - 5:30 - 9:30 PM

Festive Delights - December 8, 2023

Celebrate the magic of Christmas with a class dedicated to crafting a mouthwatering holiday feast. Discover the art of preparing dishes such as Garlic & Rosemary Pork Loin, a succulent and savory centerpiece that will leave your guests in awe. Indulge your sweet tooth with Mini Cranberry-Orange Shortcakes served with Cranberry Compote & Brown Sugar Crème Fraîche, adding a delightful touch to your festive traditions. Whether you're a seasoned cook or looking to impress your loved ones this holiday season, this holiday season, this class offers a delectable experience that will make your Christmas celebration truly special.

Course Code Time Registration Deadline
CSP-4000-44F - Day
CSP-4000-45F - Evening
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 - 9:30 PM
December 1, 2023

If you would like to see a course offered, or you have an idea for a course you would like to teach - such as jewelry making, painting, mixed media, drawing, canning, handmade greeting cards, and more - complete the Community Programs Interest Form.

For more information please contact:

LaShawndra White
Director of Community Programs & Cleveland Campus
(919) 464-2404