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Growing Chefs! Ontario Virtual Lessons!

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

At Growing Chefs! Ontario we believe the best way to learn about and explore food is through in person, hands on, experiential learning. Unfortunately this option is not available to us currently, so we have been hard at work adapting our...


WCS Virtual Date Night Fundraiser with Growing Chefs! Ontario

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Join Chef Ryan for an amazing (virtual) Italian cooking class; a fundraiser hosted by the WCS NFP Management Class supporting food education Bummed you can’t attend your favourite restaurant this Valentine’s Day?  Western University’s Continuing...

Kid's Monthly Cooking Class

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

**Monthly Kid's Cooking Classes have gone virtual! Due to COVID-19 regulations, going into 2021 Growing Chefs! Ontario HQ remains closed but our kid's classes are accessible through our Facebook Group (click to join)** Do you already love cooking -...

Finch Match My Donation Initiative

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Until Dec 23rd Finch Auto Group is matching donations made to local charities through their "Match My Donation" initiative. Double your impact with dollar for dollar matching for personal donations up to $1,000! Finch Auto Group will donate up to $...

Holiday Meals 2020

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

*Update: we are at capacity for the 2020 Holiday season* Would you like to host a Holiday party for your staff with a socially conscious twist? During a global pandemic? Well… the good news is - you still can! It’s just going to look a little...

HQ closed for 2020

Friday, September 4, 2020

After recent and thorough discussions with the local Health Unit and careful discussions within our own team, we have decided not to re-open HQ for the foreseeable future. We have decided that it wouldn't be possible to offer the same amazing...

Growing Chefs! Family Recipes - Muffins!

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

For this week’s family recipe we are back in our Facility Director’s kitchen, making “healthy” muffins! Jen and her daughters make a take on Katie Quinn Davies’ Mandarin, Pistachio and Poppy-Seed muffins (from her cookbook “What Katie ate on the...

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Know Your Roots Summer Day Camp 2020

Thursday, July 9, 2020

HAVE YOU HEARD? Our Know Your Roots day camp will be running this summer, following all government and health authority guidelines! We have just two spots left for next week's (July 13 - 17) session, and limited spots for the following weeks. ...

Growing Chefs! Ontario is Hiring!

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Update: this position has been filled *Please note that this position was conceived of and planned before the COVID-19 pandemic. We are currently waiting on direction and guidance from our provincial and municipal governments and health agencies...

Growing Chefs! Family Recipe - Herby Asiago Focaccia

Friday, May 22, 2020

We have started a fun project that we hope will spread some much needed cheer and inspiration during our time at home and away from the kitchen at Growing Chefs!  Our staff would like to welcome you into their own kitchens and families, and will be...


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