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Kids Cook at Portland Farmers Market 2017
Sat, June 24, 2017, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM PDT
Enroll your junior chefs — ages 7 to 11 — in Kids Cook at the Market classes, where they’ll cultivate culinary skills and experience a cornucopia of farm-fresh foods. At Kids Cook classes, kids learn about the seasonality of food, meet local farmers, and prepare ingredients purchased fresh at the market. Classes include shopping the market for recipe ingredients, hands-on instruction, a shared meal, and recipes to take home so students can share what they learn with family and friends.
Classes are held at the PSU Farmers Market on Saturdays from 8:30 am to 10 am, June 17 through August 26, 2017, and are $10 per child, per class.
This year’s instructor is Samantha Petersen, a chef and volunteer with The Portland Kitchen. Samantha has been working in the industry for 10+ years. Growing up in California, she was inspired by chefs like Alice Waters and the farm to table food movement. After attending Merritt's Culinary Arts program in Oakland, she moved to Portland to help open The Hazel Room, local brunch spot.
Do we have to sign up for the whole series?
No, you can pick one, all, or a few here and there! The classes are designed to work as stand-alone classes or taken as a series.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, you do not have to bring your printed ticket, just visit our registration table next to the market Information Booth at the corner of SW Park & SW Montgomery Street, at the NW edge of the market. We'll get your kiddo situated and all set up with their junior chef apron.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
Sydney Leonard, Program Manager, (503) 241-0032, email@example.com
What's the refund policy?
No refunds are allowed, but you may transfer your ticket to someone else.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
There is space on the registration form for both the parent/guardian's information and the child's. Please be sure to include both.