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Kids in the Kitchen Club at the Essex County Environmental Center

Carolyne Volpe Curley

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • 12:00am


ROSELAND, NJ - “Kids in the Kitchen Club” is a group for eight to twelve years olds who meet at the Essex County Environmental Center. The next gathering will take place inside Garibaldi Hall on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 3:45pm. The fee is $10 per child, which includes material fees; the session is limited to a specific number of participants and parents should register their children ahead of time. The center is located at 621 Eagle Rock Avenue, Roseland and can be reached at (973) 228-8776 or by e-mail.


Entrance to Garibaldi Hall at the center  Credit: Carolyne Volpe Curley

The class will help children who have an interest in cooking and developing kitchen skills. Participants will prepare an array of foods such as pizza, cookies, kale chips and fresh applesauce.


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For further information:
Essex County Environmental Center
Office Administrator: Maria Robinson
621 Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
(973) 228-8776
Email
Website

Essex County
County Executive:  Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.
465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
973-621-4400
Website  

Environmental Center Hours:
  • Monday
    9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday
    9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday
    9am - 5pm
  • Thursday
    9am - 5pm
  • Friday
    9am - 5pm
  • Saturday
    10am - 2pm
  • Sunday
    closed

The Essex County Park System was created in 1895 and is the first county park system established in the United States. The Park System consists of more than 6,000 acres and has 22 parks, five reservations, an environmental center, a zoo, Treetop Adventure Course, ice skating rink, roller skating rink, three public golf courses, golf driving range, two miniature golf courses, three off-leash dog facilities, a castle and the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.

 
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