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Summer Program - If You Cook, They Will Come

Monday, August 22, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Every 2 weeks on Monday

Independence First540 S. 1st St.Milwaukee, WI 53204

Details:

If You Cook, They Will Come 

This workshop will discuss interesting and delicious topics such as how to create a weekly meal plan, how to get to and successfully navigate the grocery store, how to shop for deals, and how to store and prepare food properly. Other food resource strategies such as enrolling in FoodShare, attending Farmer’s Markets, cooking in bulk, and using seasonal produce to save on costs will also be discussed.  Participants will be encouraged to learn how to safely and effectively use basic cooking equipment will be given the opportunity to practice their skills by cooking actual meals.  (Youth and adults with disabilities)

When:  June 20th – August 1st (every other Monday), 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Where: Independence First 540 S 1st St. Milwaukee, WI 53204

How to Register

To register for workshops or group, call 414-226-8375 V/Relay and leave your name, phone number and the workshops or groups that you would like to attend.

Reasonable Accommodations Independence First is committed to providing the highest degree of accessibility when offering agency-sponsored events. Please notify Tonya Villwock at 414-731-7834 V/Relay or tvillwock@independencefirst.org with your disability-related accommodation requests by 2 weeks before the group meeting. We will do our best to honor accommodation requests made after this date.

Environmental Chemical Sensitivities

For the safety and comfort of those with chemical and environmental sensitivities, Independence First requests that when attending agency-sponsored events, please refrain from using any perfumed products such as scented soaps, deodorants, perfumes, colognes and heavily scented fabric softeners. To maintain a smoke-free environment, please also refrain from smoking in paths of travel and doorways.

Contact Information:

To register for workshops or group, call 414-226-8375 V/Relay and leave your name, phone number and the workshops or groups that you would like to attend.