2018-19 Annual Report

2018-19 Annual Report

Friday, November 1, 2019

Hot off the design desk, our 2018 - 2019 Annual Report is complete and ready to be shared! It has been an amazing year of education programming growth, hosting spectacular events, increasing community connections and beautiful, wholesome and healthy...

Online Gift Cards Now Available!

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Just in time for the holidays, it's now easier than ever to share the love of food!  Shop with impact, avoid mall crowds, and feel good knowing your gift will help support food education in our community. Gift cards can be shared in any donomination...

Whole Hog Butchery Workshop with Butcher Jamie Waldron

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Hosted at Growing Chefs! Ontario, this is a hands-on pork butchery lesson from professional butcher & author Jamie Waldron. Our Whole Hog Dinner was so popular we couldn't wait to partner with Jamie on this workshop where you will break down an...

Kid's Monthly Cooking Class

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Are you aged 8-13? Do you already love cooking - or want to build your cooking skills to impress friends and family? Then check out our monthly cooking classes! This is a class for the kids only! Participants must register in advance. DATE:...

Sunday Supper Series 2020

Sunday, January 19, 2020

This casual dining experience is designed to include the whole family! Come meet others in our Growing Chefs! community, help raise funds for this amazing organization and celebrate your Sunday family dinner in our historic facility. Experience the...

Holiday Growing Green Gala

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Celebrate the holiday season with your fellow environmentalists at the London Environmental Network's inaugural Growing Green Gala dinner! Hosted at Growing Chefs! Ontario HQ, this dinner will be full of fabulous vegetarian food, an environmentally...

Holiday Family Cooking Class: Cookie Exchange

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The Growing Chefs! Team is excited to announce a very special FAMILY Holiday Cooking Class!  THEME: A Holiday Cookie Exchange! Do you have a little "Cookie Monster" in your family who would love to test out a new holiday cookie recipe - or what...

Adult Monthly Cooking Classes

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

We don't just teach children important cooking skills, we also offer classes for the big kids too! Our Adult Cooking Classes provide participants with the opportunity to work alongside our talented chefs to create a multi-course dinner. Come explore...

International Guest Chef Adult Cooking Class Series

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Each month this fall we will host a local Guest Chef who will share their knowledge and skills of their cooking traditions in a hands-on and interactive class. Come explore new spices, flavours and techniques with Chefs from London's talented and...

The Whole Hog

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Guest Chef Thompson Tran, of Kitchener's Wooden Boat Food Company, presents The Whole Hog: A 6-Course Fundraising Dinner for Growing Chefs! Ontario. In collaboration with Jamie Waldron, of J. Waldron Butchers and author of The Home Butchering...


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