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Kids cook during June and July

Posted 4/11/2017

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s nutrition staff offering classes

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Seth is learning kitchen basics in Cooperative Extension’s Nutrition Lab.

Is your child ready for educational fun in the kitchen this summer? University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s nutrition staff is offering free beginners’ cooking classes for kids ages 9-13. The free, 5-day short courses are held from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center’s Nutrition Lab.

The first session dates are June 15, 16, 22, 23 and 29. In July, there are three sessions, July 10-14; July 17-21; and July 24-28.

During the session, your child will learn cooking basics such as measuring, cutting, reading recipes, choosing foods, and general kitchen safety. Space is limited to 12 students for each session. Parent/guardian is required to sign an assumption of risk form upon arrival to first class.

Cooperative Extension’s Lifelong Learning Center is located at 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nev. For more information, email or call Susan Lednicky at 702-257-5548.

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