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Culinary Kids Weekend at NYBG

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According to the organizers:

“Join us for a weekend celebrating the relationships among plants, farms, and your favorite foods. Family Garden staff will offer cooking demonstrations, recipes, and hands-on activities, with plenty of music and tastings. Tinker with the science of kitchen chemistry and get to the root of foods at a variety of activity stations. Daily cooking demonstrations at 1 p.m. feature kid-friendly recipes. Learn from a chef as they share tips and samples!

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Activity Stations

Ongoing; 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Throughout the weekend, activity stations will offer hands-on opportunities to learn about food. Edible Academy staff and a variety of partner organizations will share delicious and engaging lessons on all things culinary.
View a list of featured stations.

Culinary Workshops

Daily; 11 a.m., 12, & 2 p.m.
These classes will provide participants the opportunity to follow a recipe, learn a culinary skill, use kitchen tools, and create a healthy dish to take home.


  • Health Barn USA – The Very Best Pops
  • By Hand Culinary – Handmade Pasta
  • Chef George Edwards – Squash Noodles

Cooking Demonstrations

Daily; 1 p.m.
Throughout the weekend, NYC chefs and food personalities take the stage to offer a demonstration of their favorite recipes. Tasting samples of the highlighted recipe will be offered at the conclusion of each demonstration.


  • Alicia Walters
  • More to come!

Kids’ Kitchen Corner

Try on a chef’s jacket and start cooking in our kitchen play space.”


February 13, 2016
February 15, 2016
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New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, 10458
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