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Age UK Barnet cookery classes

Eat Well Live Well is Age UK Barnet's programme to improve the health and diet of older people in Barnet as well as tackle social isolation. 

Eat Well Live Well is Age UK Barnet's programme to improve the health and diet of older people in Barnet as well as tackle social isolation. We offer fun and healthy cookery courses around the borough for older men and women who want to pick up some kitchen skills. 

Our latest cookery courses 

We have a range of cookery courses to suit all tastes and experience, from beginners courses to healthy eating, Indian cookery to vegetarian cuisine. We also have more advanced workshops and a male-only cookery club.

All ingredients provided. Courses range from £5 a session to £7.50 a session, which reflects the amount and type of ingredients we use.

We currently have four venues in Barnet - and here are our forthcoming  courses:

 

Venue: East Finchley, Ann Owen's Centre, Oak Lane N2 8LT

Festive Favourites

From perfect mince pies to pary canapes. Run by a former chef

Starts Monday 19 November 2018 - runs for 5 Mondays 11am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 
Wooden Spoon and Apron Club - evenings

Each week you cook a three or four course meal inspired by a cuisine from a different part of the world

Starts  Thursday 10 January 2019 - runs for 6 Thursdays 5-8pm

£45 for 6 sessions

 

Cookery Masterclcass

Be more creative in the kitchen and expand your repertoire - each week you'll cook one dish in three different ways.

Starts Monday 14 January 2019 - runs for 3 Mondays 11am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 

Men's Beginners Class

For absolute beginners - learn how to cook a handful of easy dishes and boost your confidence in the kitchen.

Starts Monday 4 Feburary 2019 - runs for 5 Mondays 11am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 

Indian cookery

Run by the author of two cookery books

Starts Monday 11 March 2019 - runs for 6 Mondays 11am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 

Vegetarian course

Be more creative in the kitchen and expand your repertoire - each week you'll cook one dish in three different ways.

Starts Monday 29 April 2019 - runs for 6 Mondays 11am-1.30pm

 

 

Venue: Wren Academy, Hilton Avenue, North Finchley N12 9HB

Let's cook - men's beginners cookery!

For total beginners.... As well as picking up knife skills, you'll make tasty, simple dishes to take home and eat later...

Starts Thursday 17 January 2019 - runs for 12 Thursdays 3pm-5pm

£5 a session

 

 

Venue: Mill Hill International School. Milespit Hill NW7 2RX

Healthy Eating Cookery Course - with advice from nutritionist

Tasty, nutritious easy-to-make recipes.

Starts Tuesday 15 January 2019 - runs for 8 Tuesdays 11am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 

Cakes and Bakes

Make delicious cakes and biscuits, then enjoy together with a cup of tea or coffee afterwards.

Runs first Wednesday of the month 2-4pm

£5 a session

 

Venue: Hartley Hall, Flower Lane, Mill Hill NW7 2JA

Men's Cookery - Comfort cooking with a healthy twist!

Starts Thursday 10 January 2019 - runs for 5 Thursdays 10.45am-1.30pm

£6 a session

 

Men's Cookery - cooks tour of Europe

Starts Thursday 21 February 2019 - runs for 5 Thursdays 10.45am-1.30pm

£6 a session

For more info or to book a place phone 020 8150 0967 or email karen.williamson@ageukbarnet.org.uk

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