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What's Coming Up on the Now You're Cooking Calendar?

Explore our studio calendar and find upcoming events, virtual and in studio cooking

classes, pop up restaurants and food truck visits. There's something for everyone!

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PRESERVE FAMILY. PROVIDE OPPORTUNITY. PROMOTE HEALTH.

"CHILDREN DRIVE WHAT IS EATEN IN THE HOME."

WE BELIEVE IN...

  • Introducing young learners to the joys of cooking
  • Bringing the family back together around the kitchen table
  • Mentoring and training up-and-coming young culinary talent
  • Providing a safe place for all ages to explore opportunity in the kitchen

IT IS OUR MISSION TO...

  • Walk alongside your young chef as together, we build a lifelong love of the culinary arts.



GIFT CARDS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AND IN STUDIO

May be used for all cooking classes, virtual instruction, online purchases and private events.

INTERESTED IN BOOKING A PRIVATE PARTY? 

Please visit our Private Events page to explore private individual and group in-person and virtual culinary events. Have a birthday chef to celebrate? Check our Birthday Parties calendar for available party dates for children ages 3 - 12 years.

Join Us at an upcoming class

    • Wednesday, January 10, 2024
    • Wednesday, May 29, 2024
    • 49 sessions
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio


    • Saturday, February 24, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0

    Learn to make old school southern desserts

    pineapple upside down cake

    Chess pie

    Pound cake


    • Saturday, February 24, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio

    Learn to make old school southern desserts

    pineapple upside down cake

    Chess pie

    Pound cake


    • Saturday, February 24, 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 5

    Learn to make old school southern desserts

    pineapple upside down cake

    Chess pie

    Pound cake

    • Saturday, March 02, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 6
    Register

    We are going crazy for noodles! Let's make noodles and sauce. Beginner knife skills

    Noodle making

    Taste Test

    • Saturday, March 02, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Let's compete!

    Ramen Noodle cook off

    Knife skills

    Taste Tests

    Mystery basket competition

    • Saturday, March 02, 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 6
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    • Sunday, March 03, 2024
    • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 7
    Register

    Let's explore the cookbook "Jubilee" by Toni Tipton Martin.
    We will prepare several dishes from the book and give our honest reviews of the dishes.
    • Saturday, March 09, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 7
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    • Saturday, March 09, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 0
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    • Saturday, March 09, 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    Register


    • Monday, March 11, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 7
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    • Saturday, March 16, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Saturday, March 16, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 10
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    • Saturday, March 23, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Saturday, March 23, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Saturday, March 23, 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Saturday, March 23, 2024
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Sunday, March 24, 2024
    • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Monday, March 25, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 11:44 AM
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    • Monday, March 25, 2024
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
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    • Monday, April 01, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, April 05, 2024
    • 3:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 5
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    Hands on cooking camp

    Ages 7-12

    Students will prepare 4 recipes each day.

    • Monday, June 24, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, June 28, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 7
    Register

    Back 2 Basics

    Hands on cooking and baking

    Learn basic knife skills and safety

    Learn the basics of sauce making, spice rubs and marinades.

    • Monday, July 01, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 05, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 9
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    Beach Bash

    Learn to prepare the perfect beach picnic

    Learn the basics of cooking on the grill

    Salad making, dressings and marinades

    Summer sweet treats

    Hands on cooking

    • Monday, July 08, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 12, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 9
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    Garden 2 Table

    Learn to create a small kitchen garden.

    Learn to use all of the ingredients, herbs, spices and veggies of the kitchen garden.

    • Monday, July 15, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 19, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 9
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    On The Range

    Learn the basics of all cooking techniques

    Gain kitchen confidence.

    Learn to properly read recipes and prepare tasty dishes for friends and family.

    • Monday, July 22, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, July 26, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 5
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    Baking Basics

    Learn the basic skills of baking

    Proper measuring, scaling ingredients.

    Cookies, cakes, pies and more

    • Monday, July 29, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 02, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 9
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    On The Farm

    Learn the basics of the farm to table lifestyle.

    Meet the farmers that make it happen.

    Learn recipes that will incorporate fresh grown vegetables and farm raised meats.

    • Monday, August 05, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 09, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 7
    Register

    Food Fight

    This will be a week of creativity, plate presentations and competition.

    Fun! Fun! Fun!

    Taste tests and creativity

    • Monday, August 12, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 16, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 10
    Register


    • Monday, August 19, 2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, August 23, 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Now You're Cooking Culinary Studio
    • 8
    Register

    Baking 2.0

    Intermediate baking week

    Build on basic baking skills

    Increase bread making a baking skills

    Cake decorating

    Beginning pastry making


COVID-19 PROTOCOL

SAFETY FIRST AND

ALWAYS.

Our classes and events are held in a safe and sanitary facility. We strictly adhere to all regulations. Masks are required by both participants and waiting parents while inside the studio. If a scheduled event is canceled due to COVID-19, you will receive a credit for your purchase.

Culinary Training and
Certifications

Inquire directly about upcoming ServSafe certification dates

and training options for culinary staff.


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Kitchen Rentals and

Food Truck Vendors
Competitive kitchen rental rates for young entrepreneurs,

caterers and pop up restaurants and food truck vendors.


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SAY HELLO TO NYC FOUNDERS,

CHEF DEDRA BLOUNT AND 

MISS DEBRA BRABSON


Chef Dedra Blount and her identical twin sister, Debra Brabson, opened Now You’re Cooking Culinary Studio to share their passion for healthy meals through education, exploration and invitation to the culinary arts. They firmly believe food heals, both internally and externally, gathering the family in the kitchen and around the table to learn and grow together. 

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Location & Hours


10:00am to 8:00pm

10:00am to 8:00pm

 Middle School (6:00pm)

9:00am to 5:00pm

 Homeschool (10:00am)

 Adult Classes (6:00pm)

By Appointment

Young & Hungry (6:00pm)

10:00am to 8:00pm

10:00am to 8:00pm

 Kinderchef (10:00am + 1:30pm)

Junior Chef (10:00am + 1:30pm)

Special Events Only


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