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201F18 Upside Down Casserole: Maqluba

$25

with Nesreen Al Muzayen

Calendar Dec 1, 2018 at 10 am

Maqluba means “upside down” in Arabic and it is one of the most famous dishes in the Palestinian kitchen. This unique dish is made with chicken that is prepared by cooking layers of vegetables, middle eastern spices and rice baked together then served by flipping upside down. You will learn hands-on how to prepare this dish in multiple ways. Taste your creation in class and take home the recipes.

Nesreen Al Muzayen has traveled all around the world seeing and tasting unique cuisines. From an early age she fell in love with cooking and now she wants to share it with you.  Her full-time job is serving as the Immigrant Coordinator at Kennewick School District. 

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204F18 Homemade Pad Thai

$25

with Eva Hsia-Elwell

Calendar Nov 27, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Save the takeout guy a trip and learn the secrets to making great Pad Thai and Sweet Rice Balls for dessert. In this hands-on class you will learn how to create and combine ingredients to make mild, medium or hot Pad Thai. Also learn techniques to make Sweet Rice Balls. Sample in class and take home the recipes.

Eva Hsia-Elwell is a graduate of Taiwan College. She teaches Oriental Torn Cotton Paper Art and Chinese cooking classes.

Full Course

208F18 Greek Cuisine

$25

with Debbie Greene

Calendar Dec 5, 2018 at 6 pm

Enjoy a culinary tour of the Greek Islands and discover tantalizing Mediterranean flavors. Learn the secrets behind your favorite Greek dishes such Spanakopita, Baklava, Greek Salad, and more. Sample and take home the recipes.

Debbie Greene is a retired Kennewick School District mathematics teacher. She loves cooking and teaching others how to cook.

Full Course

210F18 Traditional Jewish Cuisine

$25

with Debbie Greene

Calendar Nov 28, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Learn to prepare delicious, traditional ethnic Jewish holiday recipes. Help make Matzo Ball-Chicken Soup, Potato Latkes and Jelly Donuts, a traditional Hanukkah dish. Participants will work in teams to create the dishes then take home the recipes and delicious samples.

Debbie Greene is a retired Kennewick School District mathematics teacher. She loves cooking and teaching others how to cook.

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211F18 Chinese Hot Pot - LOCATION CHANGE

$25

with Eva Hsia-Elwell

Calendar Nov 20, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Chinese Hot Pot is one of the most popular traditional Chinese dishes because it is the perfect dish to warm up in the winter. It is easy, quick and delicious to make for yourself or for many. Make and taste different versions of this Chinese favorite. Take recipes home to recreate.

Eva Hsia-Elwell is a graduate of Taiwan College. She teaches Oriental Torn Cotton Paper Art and Chinese cooking classes.

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216F18 Pie Making 101

$35

with Megan Savely

Calendar Nov 14, 2018 at 6 pm

Mmmm…the smell of a warm pie baking in the oven lets us know fall is almost here. In this hands-on class, a talented patisserie chef will walk you through the process of creating a delicious apple pie, from peeling apples to creating a special crust topping complete with cut-outs. Students should bring a vegetable peeler, paring knife, two mixing bowls, fork, rolling pin, and cutting board. All other supplies provided. Prepare your pie in class and take home to bake!

Megan Savely is a patisserie chef and General Manager of Frost Me Sweet, an award winning bakery & bistro located in Richland.  Visit the website at www.frostmesweetbakeryandbistro.com

Full Course

217F18 Holiday Cupcakes

$29

with Megan Savely

Calendar Dec 11, 2018 at 6 pm

Patisserie chef Megan Savely will teach you all the tips and tricks to making a plain cupcake into a culinary work of art with a holiday theme. You will have hands on learning as you create your own holiday decor on delicious cupcakes to take home. Ages 12+.

Megan Savely is a patisserie chef and General Manager of Frost Me Sweet, an award winning bakery & bistro located in Richland.  Visit the website at www.frostmesweetbakeryandbistro.com

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303F18 Drawing Fundamentals

$29

with Patrick Fleming

Calendar Dec 1, 2018 at 9 am

Learn the fundamentals of drawing. Train your hand and eyes to work together to draw what you see. Everything is covered: line, shape, form, and perspective with practical examples and constructive exercises. Students are encouraged to bring a photograph they would like to draw as well as their imagination. See supply list on Community Education website.

Patrick Fleming this is his 52st year as a professional illustrator and art teacher. As an experienced elementary through high school, college onto graduate school, art/art education instructor he emphasizes the very basics of design, drawing and color as applied to paintings.  He emphasizes basic skills to allow learners to pursue their individual goals as artists. 

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