Summer camps for curious cooks and eaters ages 8-14 (and also, shall we say, more "selective" eaters) in the Montclair, NJ area.
2018 camp schedule
Choose your own adventure:
Week 1: July 9-13
WEEK 1: One World in One Week!
Full-day camp for incoming 6th-9th graders. Lunch provided along with snacks and treats all day long as we use public transportation to take our taste buds on a tour of 5 continents in 5 days, via New York City. Come join the adventure! Click for Week 1 itinerary.
Week 2: July 16-20
WEEK 2: NYC Tongue Tour!
Full-day camp for incoming 6th-9th graders. Lunch provided along with snacks and treats all day long. The human tongue can only detect 5 tastes: sweet, salty, sour, bitter and umami. Come with us to take your tongue on a tour of NYC, exploring one new taste each day with stops at the Chocolate Museum and more! Come join the adventure! Click for Week 2 itinerary.
Week 3: July 30-August 3
8:30am-2:30pm daily for 10-14 year olds, lunch provided. As seen on NPR and tweeted about by Daniel Handler himself! We'll discover the terrible but true culinary history of the Baudelaire orphans from The Bad Beginning to the Carnivorous Carnival. We'll cook and eat the foods from the Series of Unfortunate Events books and Netflix series, plus try on disguises, decipher secret messages and watch episodes from the Netflix show! Click for more details.
Week 4: August 6-10
8:30am-2pm daily for 8-14 year olds, lunch provided. Everybody likes chicken - and every nation on Earth eats chicken in its own delicious way! Don't be chicken: join us to make and eat chicken dishes from every continent around the globe, and team up to compete in the 2018 Chicken Olympics, including a cooking competition and more! Click for more details.
Every kid should have access to Adventure Kitchen!
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