Spring 2015 session topics cover: 8 classes. Kitchen appliances and layout (appliances are home grade not commercial) Cleanliness and food safety Knives and utensils – proper usage and safety Preparation and storage for later use Recipe selection – healthy ingredients, preparation time and level of difficulty Preparing a balanced meal ( food groups and focus on fresh ) Eating with others ( table manners, being a guest or a host ) Refrigerator / freezer / pantry management (expiration dates and shelf life ) Treats to take to a host or as a gift Private sessions available ( *optional and at additional charge ) Kitchen set up for independent living In home cooking lessons WHEN: TUESDAYS in January 13, 20, 27 February 3, 10, 17, 24 March 3 (8 classes) TIME: 5:30 – 7:30 pm ( Demonstration, actual preparation and cooking, eating prepared meal with friends) Includes all class food, personalized apron, build as you go recipe book *Wear closed toe shoes. Long hair to be pulled back. 18+ only – BEFORE ENROLLMENT NEW PARTICIPANTS TO THE PROGRAM MUST INTERVIEW BEFORE REGISTERING! Email Maria @ firstname.lastname@example.org to set up interview. SPACE IS LIMITED!