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 three venues in Barnet - and here are our forthcoming courses:
Venue: Ann Owens centre, Oak Lane, East Finchley N2 8LT
Run by the author of two cookery books
Starts Monday 26 February 2018 - runs for 6 Mondays 11am-1.30pm
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 Monday 15 March 2018 - runs for 6 Thursdays 5-8pm
Be more creative in the kitchen and expand your repertoire - each week you'll cook one dish in three different ways.
Starts Monday16 April 2018- runs for 3 Mondays 11am-1.30pm
Easy straightforward recipes from around the world. Run by a supper club entrepreneur.
Starts Monday 21 May 2018 - runs for 5 Mondays 11am-1.30pm
Light, freesh summer dishes to gear your up for those hot, lazy days. Run by a former chef
Starts Monday 25 June 2018 - runs for 4 Mondays 11am-1.30pm
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 23 April 2018 - runs for 8 Tuesdays 11am-1.30pm
Cakes and Bakes
Make delicious cakes and biscuits, then enjoy together with a cup of tea or coffee afterwards.
Runs every Wednesday 2-4pm
Venue: Hartley Hall, Flower Lane, Mill Hill NW7 2JA
Men's Cookery - Traditional Favourites
Comfort cooking at its best!
Starts Thursday 15 March 2018 - runs for 5 Thursdays 10.45am-1.30pm
There will also be a men's cookery course in May and June.