Food & Drink published Dec. 29, 2022

The food and drink classes calendar is published weekly on Thursdays. Email submissions to by noon Monday.

Serving platter of fruit, crackers, sausage and dip.
We are part of The Trust Project.

Willmar Community Center

WILLMAR — Advance registration is required for all the classes by calling 320-262-5288 .

Soup 2 Go: Jan. 12 and Jan. 26, 3:30 p.m., $30 for both classes, $20 for one class, advance registration required by Jan. 5. Join us in this assembly class to prepare fresh soups to take home and simply add water. Thursday, Jan. 12, will be Country Soup and Taco Soup; Thursday, Jan. 26, will be Chicken Tortilla Soup and Split Pea Soup.

Keep reading for more of this week's calendar items below the related content.

More food content:
Rolling Forks Vineyards earned top honors at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition for three of its locally made wines.
The food and drink classes calendar is published weekly on Thursdays. Email submissions to by noon Monday.
With its soft and gooey center surrounded by a crisp exterior, kladdkaka is the perfect cross between a brownie and a molten lava cake.

Milan Village Arts

MILAN — Milan Village Arts classes have been scheduled for the next year. To register or for more information, call 320-734-4807 or visit the website at or email: .

Dumplings: Feb. 28, 1 to 5 p.m., with instructor Hua Yang. For beginner and above; ages 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent. Making dumplings is a fun activity to do around the table with your friends and family. In this hands-on class you will learn the art of folding dumpling wrappers into traditional shapes. Class will prepare both a pork and a vegetarian filling and learn to steam and pan fry them, serving them with homemade traditional sauces. Bring a bread bowl and a dutch oven if you have one. An email will go out before class with more details. Tuition is $70, supplies included. Registration deadline is Jan. 28.


Becker Market

WILLMAR — Becker Market is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Fabulous Finds, 414 Becker Ave. S.W., downtown Willmar. It is part of the Real Food Hub that offers year-round weekly delivery of local produce via subscriptions at .

Related Topics: FOOD
Donna Middleton started working at the West Central Tribune in 1975 and has been the news assistant since 1992. She compiles the arts, health, farm and community page calendars, as well as rewrites and works on the special sections.
She can be contacted at or phone 320-214-4341.
What To Read Next
Submissions to the weekly Church Calendar published Saturdays should be emailed to by noon Wednesday.
Events and classes scheduled in the outdoors, gardening and farming. Submit your event at by noon on Tuesday.
This week, gardening columnist Don Kinzler fields questions about planting potatoes, rabbit-resistant shrubs, and how to prevent tomato blossom end rot.
Trends include vegetable gardens in raised pods and a continuing surge in using native plants and grasses.