Food & Drink published Feb. 20, 2020
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WILLMAR — Stuck in a recipe rut? The Let’s Dish! community potluck is at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the Willmar Public Library. Everyone brings a dish to share based on the theme and a copy of the recipe. The theme for March is coconut. Free, no registration required, new members always welcome.
Willmar Community Education
WILLMAR — Advance registration is required for all the classes, register online at the Willmar Community Education page at www.willmar.k12.mn.us or in person at Jefferson Learning Center.
Incorporating healthy herbs in instant pot cooking: March 9, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Willmar Senior High. Cost is $36, instructors from Farm Girl Fresh, registration deadline Feb. 24. Learn how to grow, preserve and prepare healthy food. Participate in preparing one of the tasty recipes in the instant pot as the health benefits of each ingredient are explained.
Essential oil make-and-take: March 10, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Willmar Middle School, $7, instructor Kayla Brandt. Class will discuss the 10 most popular oils and Brandt will share her personal tips and tricks. Class will make and take some roller balls to bring home. First roller ball is free, additional rollers are $5 each (no limit) and can be paid to the instructor during the class. Additional class will be held April 14.
L et’s make lefse: March 24, 3 to 5 p.m., Willmar Middle School, $25, instructor Samantha Johnson. Hands-on class will walk participants through the entire process from scratch: the preparation, rolling and grilling of lefse, and of course, sampling.
Cookie Art: April 11, 9 to 11 a.m., Jefferson Learning Center; $20, instructor Stacy Holwerda. Learn the techniques to create your own edible cookies. Bring a flat container, preferably 6 by 9 inches or larger, to take six cookies home. April theme is Easter. Registration deadline March 27, two weeks before class.
Milan Village Arts
MILAN — Milan Village Arts has scheduled several cooking classes. To register or for more information, call 320-734-4807 or visit the website at www.milanvillageartsschool.org ; email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Fresh spring rolls: March 14, 1 to 4 p.m., instructor Hua Yang; beginner and above. Learn how to make spring rolls with fresh vegetables, savory meats and noodles rolled in rice paper with a special sauce for dipping. Tuition is $55. Registration deadline is Feb. 29.