Healthy Kitchen Essentials 101: Essential Pots and Pans [*V] Jones Winery

03/30/2013

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: (203) 929-8425.

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Healthy Kitchen Essentials 101 is a progressive series of hands-on cooking classes to help you create a health-enhancing kitchen in your home. Learn some basic versatile and nourishing recipes. Registration includes apron, recipes, meal and glass of wine. Limit 12 students. Learn to use a saute pan, cast-iron pots and a pressure cooker. Menu: Scallion Pan Cake, Asian Stir-Fry with Jasmine Rice, Fruit Flowers [*V] - Denotes Vegetarian Friendly Menu Cost: $65 per student. *Sign up for all 3 classes, and receive a $25 gift certificate for use in our gift shop or future classes.

Bartlett Aboretum - Plants and People

03/31/2013

151 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

1:00 p.m. Meeting in the children’s classroom at 1:00 p.m., children will get up close and personal look at the many goods that plants provide us with that we often overlook. Whether its unprocessed cotton, a cocoa bean or bottle corks there is a lot to learn about how plants help us on a daily basis. Reservations suggested, members $5 and non-members $10.