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"I happen to believe that you should learn to feed yourself and maybe a few others. ... Instead of shutting down home ec. we should have just expanded it and made everybody take it."
- Anthony Bourdain

Cooking Classes:

Meals for Entertaining Series:
Brunchfest @ Holloways
This brand new class will focus on classic French style brunch favorites like quiche lorraine, fruit-filled crepes, and omelets with assorted fillings. Come with a friend or by yourself, and parent-child teams are also welcome for this unique Saturday morning event in the beautiful showroom at Holloways. A materials fee (payable to instructor) covers the cost of food and supplies. 1 session:
• Saturday - March 17 - 10AM to noon
   @ Holloways Appliance Center Showroom (Simsbury)

Contact Simsbury Continuing Education at 860-658-3870 to register and/or to get on their catalog mailing list for future classes and events. NEW: create an account on My Payments Plus where you can register and pay online.

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If you recently took one of my classes, please provide some feedback on what you liked and what you want me to change. You will immediately be rewarded with a nice recipe!



My husband, Hank, took your class and I have really enjoyed all the meals he has prepared. I don't think I have cooked a meal since the course started. I know he enjoyed the classes. And I thank you for turning my husband into a great cook. We really have fun and enjoy our meals.
- Donna D., West Hartford, CT

Don's enthusiasm is contagious. Class activities were always well thought out. You won't believe how much you will learn!
- Harry R., Bloomfield, CT

Other Cooking Courses:

Basic Kitchen Skills

Intermediate Kitchen Skills

Advanced Kitchen Skills

Beef Basics & Beyond

Chicken Basics & Beyond

Pasta Basics & Beyond

Pizza Night