If you’re in the Greater Toronto Area, Rooks to Cooks might just be your child’s favourite summer experience! Young food lovers can take all sorts of amazing cooking classes in a warm and friendly environment.

Rooks to Cooks classes are offered in several locations, but as a quick sampler, take a look below at what you can find in Markham:

Rooks To Cooks in Markham

Bethesda Lutheran Church, 20 Union St, Markham, Ontario L3R 2H5

Budding Bakers (Intermediate)

This fun and intensive baking camp will engage aspiring chefs with a passion for the sweet side of life. Campers will learn core baking techniques and theories, and the menu will include traditional Italian biscotti, lemon blueberry scones, and more!

Aug 2 – 5 | LEARN MORE!

Around the World (Intermediate)

(2 spots left as of Apr 25!)

This program will take campers on a trip across the globe! Visit some of the most iconic food cultures in the world, from Italy to Vietnam + more!

Aug 8 – 12 | LEARN MORE!

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Perfecting Pastries (Intermediate/Advanced)

Perfecting Pastries is designed to challenge budding young chefs, featuring a wide range of high-level pastries and baked goods! The menu will include chocolate croissants, sourdough baguettes, and more!

Aug 15 – 19 | LEARN MORE!

Sizzling Summers (Beginners)

Campers will learn foundational culinary and pastry skills while they slice and dice their way through summer-inspired recipes, such as buffalo wraps, burgers, watermelon sorbet, and more!

Aug 22 – 26 | LEARN MORE!

Master Chef (Intermediate/Advanced)

This program is all about teaching our students to be creative with food and ultimately cook with their hearts more than their heads! 

Aug 29 – Sep 2 | LEARN MORE!

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