Main page content begins here

Learn to prepare the tastiest of dishes from various countries around the world. Indulge in the many flavours and spices of modern-day cuisine , and add that magic to even ordinary dishes. You are sure to be a hit at your next personal catering or holiday event!

Cooking: Advance Cake Decorating

If you would like to increase your cake decorating skills, this class is for you. Building upon your previous knowledge this 6-hour class teaches you the proper techniques on how to make flowers, work with fondant and create beautiful designs on a dummy cake. Explore cake decorating in this fun filled class!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 10 - Jun 10 10:00am - 4:00pm Clareview Community Recreation Centre General
$100.00
617729
Instructor: Aura Morrison
Cooking: Amazing Appetizers and Tapas

Enjoy making fantastic small plates of delectable appies that are sure to wow your guests but are easy enough to make any night of the week for the family. Borrowing from the world menu, learn to make classic garlic cheese canapes, stuffed mushroom caps, coconut shrimp and much more! Make sure you bring your appetite in this fun and social class!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 7 - Jun 7 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617737
Instructor: Michaela Bily
Cooking: Artisan Bread Making

In this demo/hands-on class learn the steps and techniques needed to make beautiful artisan loaves, including boules, baguettes and focaccia. Sample chocolate pear bread focaccia along with some fine olive oils - bring your appetite! You don't need a lot of experience to bake bread, just enthusiasm! You'll take home your own ready-to-bake dough!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 26 - Apr 26 6:30pm - 9:00pm City Arts Centre General
$60.00
617738
Instructor: Laura Rogerson
Cooking: Basic Macaron Class

Macarons can be tricky to make. Learn how to make this delicious cookie from scratch. You will be taught how to make the shell and some delicious fillings. Flavours include: lavender, strawberry chocolate flavour and salted caramel. Everyone will take home a dozen macarons.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 19 - Jun 19 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
625217
Instructor: Sandra Lazareva
18 and up Jun 21 - Jun 21 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
631312
Instructor: Sandra Lazareva
18 and up Jun 14 - Jun 14 6:30pm - 9:30pm Clareview Community Recreation Centre General
$65.00
617759
Instructor: Sandra Lazareva
18 and up May 6 - May 6 1:00pm - 4:00pm Mill Woods Rec Centre General
$65.00
617758
Instructor: Sandra Lazareva
Cooking: Caribbean Vegetarian

Delight your taste buds with a variety of healthy vegetarian dishes from the Caribbean. Learn how to prepare recipes such as chickpea curry, dhal puri, cook?up rice and more. Explore the various spices and cultures that make Caribbean cooking so unique!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 20 - Jun 20 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617746
Instructor: Zelannie Assigbe
Cooking: Chinese Shop, Cook & Eat

Learn to shop and cook Chinese food favourites such as green onion cakes, wonton soup, steam dumplings, stir-fries, tofu and Chinese chicken curry with no MSG, added fats or preservatives. In this fun hands-on class you will tour an Asian grocery store then learn the basics of healthy Chinese home cooking in our fun and friendly kitchen! T&T Supermarket 3451 Calgary Trail NW

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 3 - Jun 3 11:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre General
$95.00
617747
Instructor: Wilma Ho
Cooking: Cook with Chef: Fish and Seafood

Try your hand at preparing signature fish and seafood dishes that are delicious and easy to prepare, and fit perfectly into any meal at any season. Learn how to fillet and debone fish, boil lobster, skewer shrimp and more in this fun and tasty class!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 18 - Jun 18 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$125.00
617732
Instructor: Jack Lee
Cooking: Cupcake Making - Flowers

Making cupcakes is easy, decorating them is another story! Learn from our sugar artist how to make buttercream icing and turn it into beautiful flowers to place on top of your cupcake. Participants will make between six to eight cupcakes and be able to decorate all of them. All supplies included

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 24 - May 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617721
Instructor: Aura Morrison
Cooking: Gluten Free Baking

Enjoy an evening of gluten-free baking secrets revealed by the former owner of Cafe Mosaics. After a brief introduction to the ins-and-outs of baking without wheat flour, you'll get into the kitchen to make easy recipes for tasty pastry, crackers, cookies and more! Not a 100% Gluten Free environment. Not suitable for those with severe food allergies

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 13 - Jun 13 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617722
Instructor: Jody Shenkarek
Cooking: Indian 1 Shop, Cook & Eat

Our shop and cook approach to ethnic cuisine is a sure recipe for success. First we tour an Indian grocery store to learn about traditional East Indian ingredients. Then we head over to the City Arts for a hands-on cooking lesson featuring popular meat and vegetarian recipes such as butter chicken, tandoori chicken, aloo gobi, pakoras and more! Meet at the Spice Centre 9208-34 Avenue

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 17 - Jun 17 1:00pm - 5:00pm City Arts Centre General
$95.00
617720
Instructor: Kamal Toor
Cooking: Japanese Cook & Eat

The flavours of Japanese cooking, wasabi, teriyaki and miso, are featured in this popular hands-on cooking class. Learn about Japanese ingredients then create a menu of dishes including sushi, salad and salmon. A delicious afternoon of eating and learning! This class starts and finishes at City Arts Centre.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 10 - Jun 10 11:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre General
$95.00
617730
Instructor: Michaela Bily
Cooking: Learn to Cook

In this introductory class we cover basic cooking skills. As you prepare a different menu each week, we introduce knife skills, stocks and sauces, vegetable and grain cookery and preparing several cuts of meat. A great class for beginners and anyone who wants to eat more at home!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 25 - Jun 15 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$200.00
617743
Instructor: Roberto Valencia
Cooking: Mediterranean Shop, Cook & Eat

Explore this healthy cuisine and its abundant use of fresh herbs, cheeses and yogurts. Tour a local Mediterranean grocery store, sample olives, cheeses and oils, and then return to City Arts Centre to prepare some popular dishes in a friendly group setting. El Safadi Brothers Market 11316 134 Ave NW

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 27 - May 27 11:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre General
$95.00
617748
Instructor: Michaela Bily
Cooking: Mexican Shop, Cook & Eat

Start off your Sunday with a trip to a local Latin American grocery store to learn about the foods of Mexico. Back at our kitchen you'll make salsas, tacos, tostadas, Mexican dessert and drinks. You'll want to replicate this feast for friends and family very soon! La Tienda Latina (Argyll Foods) 9844 63 Ave NW

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 13 - May 13 11:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre General
$95.00
617749
Instructor: Roberto Valencia
Cooking: Mexican Street Food

Grab your friends and join us for a Mexican fiesta! Get fired up with recipes for green and red salsas, and a wide variety of Mexican finger foods: molotes de tinga, gorditas, picaditas and flautas.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 12 - Jun 12 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617735
Instructor: Mariel Montero-Sena
Cooking: Pie Making

Pie making is easier than you think! Find out when you try your hand at making 4 different pies from scratch including fruit pies, double crusted pies, individual crumb crust pies and custard pies. The pies you make can be eaten right away or taken home to freeze for a special occasion. Impress your friends and family with your new pie making knowledge.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 7 - Jun 7 6:30pm - 9:30pm Clareview Community Recreation Centre General
$65.00
617725
Instructor: TBA TBA
Cooking: Samosas

Samosas make the perfect snack, party appetizer or lunchbox treat! Samosas are available everywhere but different wherever they are found. That's the beauty - you can make samosas in so many different ways. Students learn to make samosas with Asian spices, chicken and vegetable stuffing. Along with making samosas, students will enjoy sweet lassi - a yogurt drink.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 14 - Jun 14 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
625216
Instructor: Tallat Tirmizi
18 and up May 31 - May 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm Clareview Community Recreation Centre General
$65.00
617723
Instructor: Tallat Tirmizi
Cooking: Singapore Street Food

Explore Singapore's multi-cultural fusion of ingredients in this hands-on cooking class. Breathe in the aromas and savour the flavour of coconut milk, spices, lemongrass and belachan (shrimp paste) when you make Nyonya Laksa, grilled tempeh satay and stir fried noodles. Maybe you can't travel to Singapore, but you can explore it's food here at home.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 17 - May 17 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617727
Instructor: Katia Vissers
Cooking: Sushi Making 101

Do you love sushi? This is class for you. Learn to make your own sushi which is delicious and healthy. Make sushi classics like california rolls, salmon rolls and dynamite rolls. At the end of the class you will have the knowledge and skills to go home and make this for your friends and family!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 17 - Jun 17 1:00pm - 4:00pm Mill Woods Rec Centre General
$65.00
617755
Instructor: TBA TBA
Cooking: Vegan Baking

Who doesn't love baking and eating tasty desserts? In this class, you will learn the ins and outs of vegan baking- all the classics without eggs, dairy, or animal products! The menu will include a variety of treats, including earl grey cookies, nanaimo bars, and a versatile coffee cake! Throw in some savoury scones, and you're fit to throw a high tea party!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 6 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm Mill Woods Rec Centre General
$65.00
617756
Instructor: Sarah Foster
Cooking: Vegetarian Burger Night

Come enjoy a night of fun learning 5 new veggie burger recipes. How to create your own recipes from ingredients that appeal to you. Interesting burger topping ideas to spice up your creations.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 31 - May 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre General
$65.00
617726
Instructor: Jody Shenkarek

Find a Drop-in or Registered Program

End of page content. Please choose between the following five options:

Back to main menu Back to current page menu and content View current page breadcrumb Back to site search Continue to page footer content