Cooking classes for kids
Spring and Summer 2023 Classes
To sign up for a class, click on the links below to register through Darien Parks and Rec. Each session of classes will focus on seasonal ingredients, holidays, current trends, and the class’s particular interests. All classes are hands-on.
The Preschool Lunch Bunch
Thursdays May 11, 18, and 25, 11:00-Noon, Ages 3 - 5
A cooking class designed especially for children ages 3-5 and their significant adults. Preschoolers and their adults work together to create a themed-inspired lunch and then sit down to eat what they made together. Playground time afterward is optional.
All recipes, ingredients, and equipment will be provided.
Fee: Darien Resident $120, Non-Residents $144.
Summer’s Last Fling Cooking Camp
August 21-25, M-F, 9:00-Noon. Ages 5-13
The young camp chefs will spend the last week of summer learning about food using the right amount of recipes and creativity to feel confident in the kitchen. The first day is preplanned, but the rest of the days are planned by the participants depending on their interests and abilities. Mixed ages work together.
Fee: Darien Resident $360, Non-Resident $432.