For Immediate Release: April 7, 2010
Contact: Kim Becker
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department Hosting Demonstration Cooking Workshops
HENDERSON, Nev. – The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a variety of demonstration cooking workshops at the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy. Each workshop is $35 per person (ages 14 and up) with an additional $10 for supplies due to the instructor at class. Register online at cityofhenderson.com using the activity number listed or visit any City of Henderson recreation center.
The workshops explore the flavors, techniques, and tastes of authentic Thai or Chinese cuisine. Participants will be able to sample each dish.
Thai Basics 1: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 6 (activity 173019-24). Menu includes tom yum soup (hot and sour shrimp soup), Thai egg rolls, Thai fried rice, and chicken in green curry sauce.
Thai Basics 2: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday July 20 (activity 173019-25). Menu features chicken coconut soup, shrimp dumplings in fragrant sauce, pad Thai, and chicken mint.
Chinese Basics 1: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 13 (activity 173002-24). Dishes include hot and sour soup, egg rolls, fried rice, and chicken in green curry sauce.
Chinese Basics 2: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 27 (activity 173002-25). Menu includes won ton soup, shu mai (steamed pork and shrimp dumplings), beef and broccoli, and chicken lo mein.
Chinese Basics 3: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 3 (activity 173002-26). Dishes include Szechuan carrot soup, won tons curry style, Mandarin chicken salad, and dan dan noodles.
For additional information or to learn about other cooking workshops hosted by the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department, visit cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-5800.