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Almaden Jr. Chef’s Summer Camp – Summer 2010

[photo: boy jr. chef] Sign your child up for Almaden Jr. Chef’s Summer Camp. Campers will learn basic cooking techniques, fun how to’s, healthy eating tips, and design their own herb garden and reusable shopping bag.

The camp also features multicultural food demonstrations and supervised play time. Sign your child up for one or two weeks. The camp is for boys and girls ages 6-10. The camper to staff ratio is 1:12. The price is $295 per camper for one week.

Almaden Jr. Chef’s Summer Camp is at the Almaden Community Center. You have two one-week sessions to choose from: July 12, 2010 – July 16, 2010, and/or August 2, 2010 – August 6, 2010. Camp is held 8:30am – 12:30pm daily. You can sign up online.

Almaden Cooking Series – Spring Grilling

Photo by Naotake Murayama

Want to learn a new dish? Join Chef Barcia, of Almaden Cooking Series, as he cooks up a Rosemary Spring Lamb with all the fixings. This is a hands-on cooking class for adults ages 18 and older.

The class is being held at the Almaden Community Center, Community Room and Kitchen. Saturday, June 5, 2010, 10am-12pm. $55 for residents / $59 for non residents. You can register online.

Almaden Cooking Series – Prepare a Special Easter Brunch

Chef's HatJoin Chef Barcia, of the Almaden Cooking Series, and learn how to prepare a special brunch to share with your family on Easter Sunday. You will learn how to make apricot glazed pork loin, scalloped potatoes, roasted veggies, and Tiramisu. This class is for adults ages 18 and older. At the Almaden Community Center, Community Room and Kitchen. Saturday, March 27, 2010, 10am-12pm. $55 for residents / $59 for non residents. More…

Spring & Summer 2010 Activity Guide for Almaden Community Center

photo: Almaden 2010 Spring City GuideUpdate on February 16, 2011: The Spring 2011 Activity Guide for Almaden Community Center is now available.

San Jose Parks Recreation & Neighborhood Services has released its City Wide Activity Guide for Spring & Summer 2010. The guide includes all of the activities planned for the Almaden Community Center.

Almaden Valley residents have a variety of activities to choose from, including the following: arts and crafts, camps, dance, early childhood recreation, education and enrichment, health and fitness, music, sports leagues and drop-ins, cooking, specialty programs, senior programs and events, and family events.

Registration for Spring & Summer 2010 activities begins on Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 10am. You can register online.

View the most recent Almaden Community Center Activity Guide.

Almaden Cooking Series: Winter Entertaining

Almaden Cooking Series: Winter Entertaining. Join this one-day class and get hands on instruction on a variety of recipes that will warm your winter. For adults age 30 and older. At the Almaden Community Center on Saturday, February 27, 2010 from 10-11:30am. Price: $30 for residents / $34 for non residents. Register: http://bit.ly/9jPX3Y.

Cool Cuisine: Taking the Bite Out of Global Warming

Cool Cuisine: Taking the Bite Out of Global Warming. Speech & book signing. Almaden Community Center. Saturday, 2/20/2010, 3-4pm. More: http://bit.ly/4ALHDm.

Valentine’s Day Storybook & Cooking

Valentine’s Day Storybook & Cooking. Kids ages 5-9. Almaden Community Center. Tuesday, 2/9/2010, 4-6 PM. More: http://bit.ly/6I2VGN.

Lil’Chefs Cooking Class at Almaden Community Center

Lil’Chefs cooking class, Almaden Community Center. Kids 7-12. Every Tuesday from 2/16/2010 – 3/9/2010 (4 sessions), from 5 – 6 PM. $55 for residents / $59 non-residents. More: http://bit.ly/6I2VGN.