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Get Cooking - At the Library!

Posted about 26 days ago by Heather H

Posted in Cooking, Home, & Garden and Programs | Tagged with cookbooks, cooking class, cooking programs, kids cooking and recipes

In this edition of our ongoing “At the Library” blog series, we’re excited to share a number of cooking-related programs we have planned this winter / early spring. From a cooking club that meets at our Waterville Branch to programs for kids, we’re bringing food to the forefront of our Library.  


Family Programs  

Campfire Cooking:
Spice up your world with campfire cooking. Discover different recipes, tools and techniques for delicious trail cooking. You will actually get to sample some food at this program!  

Apr. 4 | 4 p.m. | Holland Branch  


Adult Programs  

Cooking for 1 or 2:
A cooking demonstration offering heart-healthy options as well as shopping tips and tricks for prepping smaller portions.    

Jan. 23 | 6:30 p.m. | Sanger Branch
Feb. 2 | 10 a.m. | Holland Branch
Mar. 6 | 6 p.m. | Lagrange Branch
Mar. 14 | 6 p.m. | West Toledo Branch
Mar. 26 | 3 p.m. | Toledo Heights Branch  

A Pinch of This…A Dash of That Cooking Club:
Pick a dish, make it, and bring it with you to the meeting! It’s that easy! Enjoy a variety of dishes, as we discuss how we made them. Cookbooks will be available one month prior to each meeting.  

Jan. 10, Mar. 7, May 16 | 7 p.m.| Waterville Branch  

Season Slow-Cooker Meals:
Get the slow-cooker out to make easy and tasty meals. Join OSU Extension Educator for food safety and cooking tips. You'll make the most of your slow-cooker meals.  

Feb. 20 | 3 p.m. | Toledo Heights
Mar. 14 | 6:30 p.m. | Washington Branch
Apr. 10 | 6:30 p.m. | Point Place Branch  


Teen Programs  

Taster’s Choice:
Join us monthly to express your unique taste as you infuse customized after school snacks with your personal zest.  

Jan. 9 | 4 p.m. | Oregon Branch
Mar. 20 | 4 p.m. | Oregon Branch
Apr. 26 | 4 p.m. | Lagrange Branch  

What’s Cooking:
Want to know what's cooking? Visit Oregon Branch to find out. We’ll explore cooking basics, as well as practical tips for purchasing and preparing great food.  

Feb 24 | 2:30 p.m. | Oregon Branch
Apr. 28 | 2:30 p.m. | Oregon Branch  


Children Programs  

Snack Hacks:
Dive into an after school snack that will get your taste buds tingling. Hannah Halfhill from Toledo GROWs will show you some simple, quick snacks for you to make at home. Taste-testers needed!

Jan 23 | 6:30 p.m. | Oregon Branch
Mar. 13 | 4 p.m. | Heatherdowns Branch
Apr. 12 | 4 p.m. | Kent Branch
Apr. 14 | 2 p.m. | Holland Branch
Apr. 16 | 5:45 p.m. | South Branch  

Tasty Treats:
Healthy snacks can also taste good! Join us as we make apple rings.  

Feb. 21 | 4 p.m. | Lagrange Branch

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