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 per month. Call to register in advance. Upcoming recipes to include: 9/16: Mashed Potatoes, 9/23: Chocolate Chip Scones, 9/30: Mudslide Cookies, 10/7: Upside Down Apple Tarts, 10/14: Homemade Salsa and Tortilla Chips, 10/21: Candy Corn Cookies, 10/28: Pumpkin Chip Muffins
** 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 per month (6 hours) and our Best Value of $185 for 3 months 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
Sept 17th-Sept 20th: Homemade Chicken Fingers, Buttery Mashed Potatoes
Sept 24th-Sept 27th: Off the Cob Creamed Corn, Oven Roasted Asparagus
Oct 1st-Oct 4th: Chili Con Queso with Flour Tortilla Crisps, Mudslide Cookies
Oct 8th-Oct 11th :Homemade Meatloaf, Tarte Tatin (Upside Down Apple Tarts)
Oct 15th-Oct 18th: Chicken Enchiladas, Homemade Salsa
Oct 22nd-Oct 25th: Cheesy Grits, Bread Pudding
Oct 29th-Nov 1st: Homemade Cornbread, Chocolate Chip Cookies **Closed Fri 10/31.**
Senior Chefs Classes (11 year olds+)
Fridays: 7:15-9:15pm : $30 per class ($25 w/ enrolled member), or $90 for 4 classes **Closed Fri 10/31**
Reservations are required - classes subject to availability, so call or register online today.
We look forward to seeing you in the kitchen...