Young Chefs Academy is a unique cooking experience which offers cooking classes to children in a safe environment that encourages discovery and creativity. Each visit is a new experience with monthly themes and exciting new programs. Students sharpen their skills every week! At Young Chefs Academy we take the fear, mystery, and the unknown out of cooking. In addition, each class and event incorporates supplemental subject matter which ties into each theme. Our Class Instructors carry out our mission to provide and interactive learning experience that gives children the opportunity to develop a life-long love for a life-long skill!!
** We offer parent-child (or grandparent-child) fun with our Kindercooks programs for 3-5 year olds Tuesday evenings from 6-7pm. Cost: $15 for a one-time/drop-in class; or $45 for 4 classes. Call to register in advance. Upcoming recipes to include: 5/21 Creme de Menthe Brownies, 5/28 Breadsticks and dipping, 6/4: Potato Rolls, 6/11: Chocolate Chip Scones, 6/18: Pound Cake, 6/25: Cold S'mores
** Our Junior Chef classes for 5-11 year olds are dropoff programs and are offered on:
Saturdays from 10 - 11:30am
Once enrolled, you have the flexibility to attend whatever day is more convenient for you each week!
Cost: $20 for a one-time class; $65 for 4 classes (6 hours) and our Best Value of $185 for 12 weeks and you'll receive a FREE YCA embroidered chefs apron and a recipe binder to create your own YCA cookbook!
*Groupon customers: Please give 3-5 days notice when making your reservations, as classes can fill up quickly. Classes become larger closer to the expiration date, so make your reservations early. Thank you!
Upcoming Jr Chefs Classes
May: Celebrity Chefs Month
May 13th-May 18th: Rachael Ray's Stuffed Shells and Pear Shortcake
May 20th-May 25th: Paula Deen's Chicken Salad and Creme de Menthe Brownies
May 27th-June 1st: Tyler Florence's Cheese and Herb Ravioli, Homemade Breadsticks**There will be no class on Mon, May 27th. Happy Memorial Day!**
June 3rd-June 8th: Chicken Sandwiches w/Homemade Potato Rolls, Crunchy Munchy Mix
June 10th-June 15th: Homemade Pizzas, Chocolate Chip Scones
June 17th-June 22nd: Pasta Salad, Grilled Pound CakeJune 24th-June 29th: Cheesy Grilled Potatoes, Cold S'mores
Senior Chefs Classes (11 year olds+)
Fridays: 7:15-9:15pm : $30 per class ($25 w/ enrolled member), or $90 for 4 classes
Reservations are required - classes subject to availability, so call or register online today.
We look forward to seeing you in the kitchen...