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What's Coming Up on the Now You're Cooking Calendar?

Explore our studio calendar and find upcoming events, virtual and in studio cooking

classes, pop up restaurants and food truck visits. There's something for everyone!

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PRESERVE FAMILY. PROVIDE OPPORTUNITY. PROMOTE HEALTH.

"CHILDREN DRIVE WHAT IS EATEN IN THE HOME."

WE BELIEVE IN...

  • Introducing young learners to the joys of cooking
  • Bringing the family back together around the kitchen table
  • Mentoring and training up-and-coming young culinary talent
  • Providing a safe place for all ages to explore opportunity in the kitchen

IT IS OUR MISSION TO...

  • Walk alongside your young chef as together, we build a lifelong love of the culinary arts.



GIFT CARDS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AND IN STUDIO

May be used for all cooking classes, virtual instruction, online purchases and private events.

Join Us at an upcoming class

    • Tuesday, May 24, 2022
    • Saturday, May 28, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    Register



    In studio hands-on cooking classes with NYC educators. Select from the options provided to match up with the appropriate age group.

    Tuesday Nights 6PM: Middle School - May 24
    Wednesday Morning 10AM: Homeschool - May 25
    Wednesday Evenings 6PM: Adults - May 25

    Thursday Nights 6PM: Young & Hungry (High School) - May 26
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: Jr. Chef In Studio (Ages 7-12) - May 28
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: KinderChef In Studio (Ages 3-6) - May 28

    *NOTE: If you are trying to register for this class using a gift card, please reach out to Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio directly for personal assistance. We'll need your name, email address, selected class, child's name, age, and any allergies. We'll then manually register your child for you. We'll take great care of you! 

    • Thursday, May 26, 2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 2
    Register


    • Tuesday, May 31, 2022
    • Saturday, June 04, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    Register



    In studio hands-on cooking classes with NYC educators. Select from the options provided to match up with the appropriate age group.

    Tuesday Nights 6PM: Middle School - May 31
    Wednesday Morning 10AM: Homeschool - June 1
    Wednesday Evenings 6PM: Adults - June 1

    Thursday Nights 6PM: Young & Hungry (High School) - June 2
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: Jr. Chef In Studio (Ages 7-12) - June 4
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: KinderChef In Studio (Ages 3-6) - June 4

    *NOTE: If you are trying to register for this class using a gift card, please reach out to Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio directly for personal assistance. We'll need your name, email address, selected class, child's name, age, and any allergies. We'll then manually register your child for you. We'll take great care of you! 

    • Tuesday, June 07, 2022
    • Saturday, June 11, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    Register



    In studio hands-on cooking classes with NYC educators. Select from the options provided to match up with the appropriate age group.

    Tuesday Nights 6PM: Middle School - June 7
    Wednesday Morning 10AM: Homeschool - June 8
    Wednesday Evenings 6PM: Adults - June 8

    Thursday Nights 6PM: Young & Hungry (High School) - June 9
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: Jr. Chef In Studio (Ages 7-12) - June 11
    Saturday Mornings 10AM or 1:30PM: KinderChef In Studio (Ages 3-6) - June 11

    *NOTE: If you are trying to register for this class using a gift card, please reach out to Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio directly for personal assistance. We'll need your name, email address, selected class, child's name, age, and any allergies. We'll then manually register your child for you. We'll take great care of you! 

    • Monday, June 27, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 01, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore copycat recipes from everyone's favorite restaurants. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, July 04, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 08, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore how different parts of the world enjoy picnics. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, July 11, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 15, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore Disney-themed recipes and fun treats. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, July 18, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 22, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore food science and experiment with food preparation. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, July 25, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 29, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore recipes from the Harry Potter series and foods featured in the Harry Potter movies. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, August 01, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 05, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore local, fresh fare and develop farm-to-table recipes. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, August 08, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 12, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will bake a variety of treats and explore baking recipes, tips and tricks. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, August 15, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 19, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will participate in fun baking and cooking competitions with a warm-hearted spirit where everyone feels like a winner. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, August 22, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 26, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    Campers will explore recipes featured on Tik Tok and YouTube. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

    • Monday, August 29, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, September 02, 2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 6
    Register



    Campers will explore tips and tricks for making homemade pasta. Ages 7-13 years. 

    NOTE: Children are expected to bring a packed lunch and water bottle for the day.

Past events

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Strawberry Shortcake
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Kentucky Derby
Tuesday, May 03, 2022 Cinco de Mayo
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Egg Rolls and Fried Rice
Tuesday, April 19, 2022 Pasta Primavera
Monday, April 11, 2022 Spring Break Camp: Eat the Rainbow
Tuesday, April 05, 2022 Easter Treats
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 Bread Baking
Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Cupcake Wars
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Pie
Tuesday, March 08, 2022 Pretzels
Tuesday, March 01, 2022 Mardi Gras
Sunday, February 27, 2022 Mardi Gras (Adults Only)
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Black History Celebration
Sunday, February 20, 2022 Culinary Exhibition of Black History (Adults Only)
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 Cooking with Heart
Monday, February 14, 2022 Valentine's Day Virtual Party: Family Fun Night
Tuesday, February 08, 2022 Valentine's Treats
Tuesday, February 01, 2022 Chinese New Year
Sunday, January 30, 2022 Vegetarian (Adults Only)
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 Chili and Cornbread
Saturday, January 22, 2022 Book Signing and Cooking Demonstration: Chef Kiara Whack
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Soups and Stocks
Monday, January 17, 2022 School's Out Day Camp
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Plant-Based Party
Sunday, January 09, 2022 Zero Proof Cocktails (Adults Only)
Tuesday, January 04, 2022 Chicken Pot Pie


COVID-19 PROTOCOL

SAFETY FIRST AND

ALWAYS.

Our classes and events are held in a safe and sanitary facility. We strictly adhere to all regulations. Masks are required by both participants and waiting parents while inside the studio. If a scheduled event is canceled due to COVID-19, you will receive a credit for your purchase.

Culinary Training and
Certifications

Inquire directly about upcoming ServSafe certification dates

and training options for culinary staff.


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Kitchen Rentals and

Food Truck Vendors
Competitive kitchen rental rates for young entrepreneurs,

caterers and pop up restaurants and food truck vendors.


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SAY HELLO TO NYC FOUNDERS,

CHEF DEDRA BLOUNT AND 

MISS DEBRA BRABSON


Chef Dedra Blount and her identical twin sister, Debra Brabson, opened Now You’re Cooking Culinary Studio to share their passion for healthy meals through education, exploration and invitation to the culinary arts. They firmly believe food heals, both internally and externally, gathering the family in the kitchen and around the table to learn and grow together. 

Click here to learn more.


Location & Hours


10:00am to 8:00pm

10:00am to 8:00pm

 Middle School (6:00pm)

9:00am to 5:00pm

 Homeschool (10:00am)

 Adult Classes (6:00pm)

By Appointment

Young & Hungry (6:00pm)

10:00am to 8:00pm

10:00am to 8:00pm

 Kinderchef (10:00am + 1:30pm)

Junior Chef (10:00am + 1:30pm)

Special Events Only


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All purchases, particularly those for classes, workshops and live events, are

non-refundable and non-transferrable.

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