Food Art for Kids is a daily educational / instructional program for kids 5* to 11 years old. The program runs Monday through Friday, 9 am to 2:30 pm. After care can be arranged. We are located at the Assumption Church in Brooklyn Heights (55 Cranberry St.).
*Your child may turn 5 by the end of 2017 in order to be eligible for enrollment.
Here is a description of a typical day (Monday through Thursday):
Please note: on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays we go to Brooklyn Heights’ Green Market which is located in Borough Hall.
We pick our own produce, which we will later use for that day’s recipe(s).
We love fresh fruit and vegetables!!!
9:00 – 9:15 Arrival
9:15 – 9:30 Morning Meeting: the cooking projects of the day are being discussed; jobs are being assigned
9:30 – 9:45 Set up (the kids wash their hands and get ready for the cooking project)
9:45 – 11:00 AM Cooking Project
11:15 – 12:00 Outdoor time (Walt Whitman Park located on Cadman Plaza East).
12:15 – 12:45 Lunch*
1:00 – 2:00 PM Cooking Project(s)
2:00 – 2:30 Choice time / Group Games
* Please send lunch with your child every day except for Fridays.
Fridays are our pizza party days. The kids make pizza from scratch (dough and all) and top it with their favorite toppings. On that day we also make ice cream in a bag for dessert.