1st Tuesday of the every month.
Grade 8 Cooking Classes
Weekly during the school year
Two eight week after school sessions Spring and Fall
This latest Abundance Project venture is offered to Grade 7 & 8 students at Percy Centennial Public School and combines hands on kitchen skills with life skills discussion and problem solving. Each week the 8 participants walk to St. Paul’s after school where they have a healthily snack and then head into the kitchen to prepare a three course meal for themselves and the program organizers. While working in the kitchen they are taught a variety of kitchen and food handling skills and discuss nutrition and healthy food choices.
While sharing the meal they have prepared,community volunteers with experience working with young people, introduce a weekly life skills topic which is then discussed in some depth for the remainder of the evening.
Food For The Soul
This latest Abundance Project venture is offered to Grade 4 to 6 students in Trent Hills. It combines an emphasis on eating healthy whole foods while giving students an opportunity to experiment with musical theatre. During the trial period in June 2023, the participants will meet at in the Gathering Place at St. Paul’s on Sunday mornings, where they have a healthily snack and then begin experimenting with Ukulele Playing, Singing, Creative Movement or Acting, Trudy Neumeyer will be coordinating this program.