The Community Kitchen

Cooking, Creating & Connecting

Exploring the Wonder of Food

Featuring our large residential-style kitchen equipped with gas, electric and induction cooktops and two double wall ovens, come in and enjoy our culinary classroom!

Whether you’re experienced or a novice, whether class content is food preservation, preparation, or presentation, be inspired by new and healthy choices, creativity in the kitchen, and new friendships!

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Community Kitchen Curriculum

Community Kitchen Objectives

No doubt about it, the interest in innovative food and beverage farm products here in “Ontario’s Garden” in recent years is inspiring.

Riversyde 83’s community kitchen is stirring confidence in bringing that same “delicious and nutritious” fervour into home kitchens. Our Chef, Foods Educator and other guest foodies are passionate about sharing their knowledge and skills with you.

Come and explore our many food themes! Hands-on learning, from-scratch recipes and participant interaction allow for everyone in our community to get in on the fun! If this excites you as much as it does us, sign up for a class today!

Current Class Information

Bring your anticipation with you when you come! You will learn how to plan, shop, use kitchen utensils and equipment, and make tasty recipes with the best of ingredients, with techniques for everyday use. Ask questions, learn tips, and most of all, take home with you the ability to do it again!

Please note that some classes are individual classes while others are offered as a series of multiple classes. See below for information on our current classes.


Team Cuisine and Chef’s Table Events

Get your friends or colleagues together, and let us organize your next epic activity.

If it’s a team building event, our team cuisine ‘foods class’ is sure to strengthen relationships, bringing them to the next level.

If it’s a distinctive outing you have in mind, our five-course-food-feast is an experience you’ll long remember.

Current Classes

Summer Foods

Get Ready for BBQ Season: Evening Series

Get Ready for BBQ Season: Mid-Day Series

Class Calendar

View Upcoming Classes

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