Cooking Classes

Adults (Ages 18+), Ages 21+, Seniors (Ages 65+)
Various Dates


Chocolate Making Date Night/Gal-entines Workshop
Wednesday, Feb. 14 | 5:30-7:00pm

Embark on a delightful journey into the realm of chocolate creation in a cozy and enjoyable setting. Our course offers a relaxed atmosphere as you learn the art of making exquisite treats, from crafting decadent truffles to molding delectable chocolates. Join us for an experience that combines learning and indulgence in the world of chocolate!

Knife Skills Class
Tuesday, Mar. 12 | 5:30-7:30pm
Members: $50 | Guests: $60

Learn the essentials:

  • Correct knife hand placement
  • Using whetstones and sharpening steel
  • Identifying different knives and their uses
  • Standard knife cuts

Practice cutting vegetables and take them home to create a delicious soup (recipe provided). Bring your own apron and chef knife if desired. Perfect for beginners and enthusiasts seeking culinary expertise.

Pizza & Mozzarella Making Class
Tuesday, April 16th | 5:30-7:30pm
Members: $45 | Guests: $55

Join us for a hands-on pizza-making adventure where you’ll learn to create perfect dough, explore various toppings, and even craft fresh mozzarella cheese. Our expert instructor guides you through dough preparation, topping variations, and cheese-making. You’ll savor a sample slice and take home dough to bake your own. Don’t forget your apron – it’s going to be a deliciously fun experience!

Mother’s Day Chocolate Centerpieces
Tuesday, May 7th | 5:30-7:00pm
Members: $45 | Guests: $55

Unlock the secrets of chocolate tempering and molding in this hands-on course. Learn to differentiate between chocolate and compound coatings while mastering 3D molding and decorative techniques. Create a beautiful, delicious chocolate centerpiece, perfect for celebrating Mother’s Day. Get ready for some chocolate fun – don’t forget your apron!

Hours + Rates



Contact the Adult department

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday 5am – 10pm
Friday 5am – 6pm
Saturday 7am – 6pm
Sunday 7am – 6pm

Hours are subject to change. Please consult the front desk for any recent changes.

Holiday Hours

Sunday, January 1
New Years Day 2024
7am – 1pm
Monday, April 22
Erev Passover
5am – 5pm
Tuesday, April 23
Passover First Day
Monday, May 27
Memorial Day
7am – 4pm
Thursday, July 4
Independence Day
7am – 4pm
Monday, September 2
Labor Day
7am – 4pm
Wednesday, October 2
Erev Rosh Hashanah
5am – 5pm
Thursday, October 3
Rosh Hashanah
Friday, October 4
Rosh Hashanah
Friday, October 11
Erev Yom Kippur
5am – 5pm
Saturday, October 12
Yom Kippur
Wednesday, November 27
Thanksgiving Eve
5am – 7pm
Thursday, November 28
7am – Noon
Tuesday, December 24
Christmas Eve
7am – 2pm
Wednesday, December 25
Christmas Day
7am – 1pm
Tuesday, December 31
New Year’s Eve
7am – 2pm

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Passover Hours: We will be closing at 5 PM on Monday, and we will be closed Tuesday