Holiday Helpers, ages 7+
Got a keen helper for the kitchen this holiday season? COOKSMART will get them veggie-ready to make your child the best chopper and veggie prepper in the household!   Peeling potatoes, chopping onions, squash, cabbage, beans, salad… no veggie will be a challenge after this workshop.  Knife and peeling skills will be taught, practiced and mastered!  And the veggies for dinner will be done.

Mon Dec 19th, 4:00 - 5:30pm   Port Credit/Clarkson area TBA   $25

Colourful Cooks 2017

FREE event sponsored by ivivva.
Let’s get 2017 off to a great start by learning about healthy eating in a fun, interactive session at ivivva.  Kids will learn why eating colourful veggies and fruits boost their bodies, and get to explore their sense of taste and make a take home salad dressing made to their liking. Visit the ivviva Oakville store for more information and registration.

Wed Jan 4, 7:30 - 8:30 pm   ivivva, Oakville

 

COOKSMART Youth,
ages 11-14+

COOKSMART Youth is a fun, hands-on cooking program designed to engage intermediate students in nutrition and cooking basics, and inspiring them to make healthy choices.  This afterschool program will introduce simple nutrition, new foods, and build kitchen confidence by developing their cooking skills and learning ten recipes that will save their health from a lifetime of convenience foods. 

Thursdays 7:00 - 8:30pm, Jan 12th - Feb 23rd (7 weeks)
Mentor College, Port Credit   $180

 

March Break Programs

COOKSMART Kids
ages 6-12

Get your kids making healthy snacks and meals at home.  COOKSMART Kids is a hands-on workshop that give kids the skills, confidence and inspiration to make their own healthy food.  We'll make sure they know what are the components of a healthy lunch, how to prepare healthy snacks, and some great options that kids can customize to their liking that are nutritious. 

March 13, 14, 15   9:00-11:30am   $90  FULL
First United Church, Port Credit   

COOKSMART Kids
ages 6-9

 

Class FULL

COOKSMART Kids is a fun, hands-on cooking program designed to engage young students in nutrition and cooking basics, and inspiring them to make healthy choices. This afterschool program will introduce simple nutrition, new foods, and build kitchen confidence by developing their cooking skills.   Lesson 5 will be a COOKSMART Challenge!

Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30pm, March 29 -  May 3 (5 weeks - no class April 26)   
$120     ChristChurch across from Whiteoaks PS, Lorne Park/Clarkson

 

 

COOKSMART Kids 2
ages 7-12

COOKSMART Kids 2 is the next fun, hands-on cooking program designed to engage students who have had previous COOKSMART or cooking experience in more nutrition and cooking skills to make even more healthy choices.  This afterschool program will introduce nutrition, new foods, and build kitchen confidence by developing more knife skills, how to use the stove and oven safely. Students will make their own recipes that will save their health from a lifetime of convenience foods. Lesson 5 will be a COOKSMART Challenge!

Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30pm  May 10 - June 7 (5 weeks)

$120   ChristChurch across from Whiteoaks PS, Lorne Park/Clarkson

 

 

Summer Programs

 

COOKSMART Teen Independence    Ages 14+ 

Book a day for cooking lessons before you go to University or College on your own!   Book 2 days for full program and learn 10 recipes to save your health from convenience foods.  Stress and exam survival tips too.  

$70 per day, $125 for two days    

Call for availability or email registration to request dates  (minimum 4 students).

COOKSMART Youth CAMP

5 Full-day Program  with Swimming  (Clarkson & Lakeshore, Mississauga South)

JULY 10-14, Ages 7-12             9am-4pm               $299
Daily routines in the full program include food planning, food preparation lessons, new food taste testing, meal preparation, eating together and clean-up, and free swim time.  The end of the program we will have an COOKSMART Challenge competition.
Includes all snacks and lunch.  All food allergies and issues accommodated.  Limited to 10 participants.

Extended care available - ask for details.

 

COOKSMART Kids CAMP- Afternoons

5 Half-day Program    (St. Bride's Church, Clarkson Road North, Mississauga)

JULY 17-21, Ages 6-13 1pm-4pm     $145
Great way to enjoy food and fun while learning important life skills.  Healthy eating, food safety, basic cutting and chopping, plus learning how to taste and balance flavours.  Kids make lots of fresh dishes with veggies and fruits, and they learn how to clean up properly. The end of the program we will have an COOKSMART Challenge competition.

 

Participants in the St. Bride's VBS camp in the morning can bring a light lunch, and will be supervised until Cooksmart begins.   Includes afternoon snacks.  All food allergies and issues accommodated.  Click here to learn more about VBS at St. Bride's.

 

COOKSMART Kids CAMP

5 Full-day Program    (Christ Church, 1700 Mazo Cres, Mississauga)

JULY 24-28, Ages 6-13 9am-4pm$295
Daily routines in the full program include food planning, food preparation lessons, new food taste testing, meal preparation, eating together and clean-up, and outdoor games.  The end of the program we will have an COOKSMART Challenge competition.
Includes all snacks and lunch.  All food allergies and issues accommodated.  

Extended care available - ask for details.

 

COOKSMART Kids CAMP in Port Elgin

5 Half-Day Program   (Main street location Port Elgin, ON)

July 31 - Aug 4,  Ages 6-12      9am-12pm           $145

Get your kids making healthy snacks and meals at home.  COOKSMART Kids is a hands-on workshop that give kids the skills, confidence and inspiration to make their own healthy food.  We'll make sure they know what are the components of a healthy lunch, how to prepare healthy snacks, and some great options that kids can customize to their liking that are nutritious. 

The end of the program, there will be a COOKSMART Challenge competition for fun.

Includes all snacks.   All food allergies and dietary issues accomodated.