Explore the world of Gourmet Meals and Food Art with Ms. Angela Marie Franco Certified Specialized YMCA Instructor, NY and Author of ‘The Table Manners Coach’.

Culinary World Tour

Tired of the same old thing for dinner? Come have fun making gourmet meals using unique ingredients from around the world found in local markets.  Learn how to make a meal in 30 minutes using distinctive spices with fresh vegetables and proteins while learning about different cultures. You will also acquire healthy cooking techniques and learn how to make beautiful food art displays. This is a hands-on kitchen adventure for anyone who loves food. Recipe book included.  Class length 2 hours.

Sundays 9:30-11:30 am
10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10

Holiday Meals in Minutes

Don’t start stressing about the menu for the upcoming holidays. In these hands-on classes you will learn how to prepare well-balanced healthy meals that are sauté or oven ready with 5 ingredients. You will learn how to count portions when you have a multitude of dishes and how to have your family share the work and the fun. We will plan a delicious 5 course meal including proteins, carbs, vegetables, fruits and sweets then prepare and cook 3 recipes per class. Each attendee will receive a recipe book at the last session. Ages 7+. Class length 2 hours.

Sundays 9:30-11:30 am
11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15

Cooking Class Pricing:

Family Full Member: $115
Program Member:   $130
Non-Member:   $160

Parent/Child & Buddy Pricing: Sign up for either cooking class with a parent or friend and receive $10 off per person.


24oct10:00 am11:30 amPreschool & Kinder Halloween PartySave The Date!

28oct10:00 am12:00 pmHealthy OctoberFlu Clinic at Deer Path Branch

28oct6:00 pm8:00 pmHealthy OctoberFlu Clinic at Round Valley Branch

29oct5:00 pm6:30 pmHealthy OctoberZumba/Groove Halloween Dance Party


01nov6:30 pm8:00 pmFamily First Friday - Planet Earth

09nov6:30 pm8:00 pmSecond Saturday - Teen Night

15nov4:00 pm9:00 pmYMCA Ninja Warrior Contest

22nov6:30 pm11:00 pmComedy Night

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