teaching kitchen schedule

Find out what's cooking for your visit!

What's on the menu for your visit?

We offer public cooking classes, fee-based workshops, live demos or delicious samples of homemade food in The Teaching Kitchen. Each day is different! 

Please note: All Teaching Kitchen programs and times vary and are subject to change. 

Ingredient of the Month

July is all about seasonal summer squash, and we will make delicious recipes like ricotta zucchini pancakes and double chocolate zucchini bread. Then, join us in August to cook with the versatile tomato and whip up classic recipes like Caprese salad skewers and savory bruschetta.

Cooking Classes

Monday - Saturday, times vary
Try your hand at being a chef with age-appropriate tools and fresh ingredients! Cooking classes are packed with delicious recipes and techniques and tips for cooking with your kiddos. 

Cooking Class Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm
Wednesday: 11 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm
Saturday: 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm
Sundays: Food for Thought drop-in demos and tastings at 11 am and 12 pm

For the safety of our guests, capacity in our cooking classes is limited to 16 participants. Sign-up sheets are posted outside The Teaching Kitchen, first-come, first-served. A parent must accompany their child(ren) in The Teaching Kitchen at all times. Doors open 5 minutes before class and no late admittance is allowed.

Food For Thought

Sundays, 11 am and 12 pm

We'll have tasty samples of homemade food using our ingredient of the month, live demonstrations or a special StoryTime is all about food. 

Food for Thought is drop-in style, no sign-up required. Activities included with Museum admission

July/August Special Events

Please note: these cooking classes may not feature our ingredient of the month. 

French Chef Series
July 25 and August 29, 2 pm and 3 pm

Practice your culinary skills by making French cuisine like crepes and pastries with our friends from the French Alliance!

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Veggie Train
Wednesday, August 2, 10 am, 11 am and 12 pm

The best way to establish healthy habits is to get on track early. Join us to find creative ways to make healthy eating fun and delicious. All aboard the Veggie Train!

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  • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Wed: 9 am - 7:30 pm
  • Sat, Sun: 10 am - 5 pm

Target First Tuesdays
Free Play 4 - 8 pm

Closed certain holidays.


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $11
  • Ages 2 - 59: $13
  • Seniors (60+): $11
  • Members: Free

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