Chef Carls Pizza Party
888-794-8540. Party packages for schools, summer camps, special needs and fundraising. Our award winning party lets your little chefs make their own pizza. New! Travel the globe by making exciting dishes from the U.S. to the beyond! Five great international cooking options: Traditional American, Chinese, Italian, Mexican, Vegetarian.
240 Rt. 17N, Paramus, 201-576-0100; The Crossroads Center, 443 Tarrytown Rd., White Plains, NY, 914-328-1376. Classes offered year round for all ages from 3 years to adults in each of its 15,000 sq. ft. culinary superstores.
Classic Thyme Cooking School
710 South Ave. West, Westfield, 908-232-5445. Cooking classes for adults and children, beginners to advanced. Learn new culinary techniques, have fun with friends, host special occasions. Everything from appetizers to desserts, Italian Boot Camp to Sushi. A favorite venue for corporate culinary teambuilding events.
Diamond Hill Montessori School
105 Diamond Hill Rd., Berkeley Heights, 908-464-5051.
International Ivy School-Year Enrichment
(previously Ivy Clubhouse)
908-899-1338, email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Summit: Calvary Episcopal Church, 31 Woodland Ave. (after-school)
• Short Hills: The Pingry School, 50 Country Day Dr. (weekends)
• Edison: Wardlaw-Hartridge School, 1295 Inman Ave. (weekends)
After-school and weekend enrichment for ages 2-14 including Lego robotics, video game creation, Minecraft, chess, Singapore Math, competitive math training, language arts, investment and entrpreneurship, debate, cooking, hip-hop dance, visual arts and Destination Imagination. Ivy Kidz Program developed by gifted and talented teachers to enable young children to explore the sciences, arts, economics, world cultures and technology. Minecraft birthday parties.
Kings Cooking Studio
778 Morris Tnpk., Short Hills, 973-258-4009. Classes and demonstrations year round for adults, teens, and young chefs beginning at age 3.
P.E.P. Club Kids Cuisine
908-451-9280. Cooking classes and birthday parties for children ages 3-8. Basic cooking skills are taught through a hands-on approach to cooking. Classes are held in several area locations.
ShopRite Culinary Workshops
Rt. 28 E. (North Ave.), Garwood, 908-654-0803; 76 Central Ave., Clark, 732-381-2025; 3166 Rt. 22W, Branchburg, 908-704-3378; Rt. 1 & Rt. 9 & St. Georges Ave., Woodbridge, 732-636-3500. Culinary workshops for children 5-12 yrs. old with adult teach the basics of cooking and healthy eating. Adult and teen classes and birthday parties also offered. Visit website for workshop schedules and menus.