Cooking Well Program

We're Cooking Well and Eating Better.

Whether you know your way around a kitchen or you don’t know how to boil water, we have a seat for you in our new SRC classroom kitchen. Our institutional kitchen is fully equipped with everything needed for our chef to help you enhance your personal wellness through any of our healthy cooking classes. So, come on in for some good eats and learn some tricks of the trade with Chef Val in one or all of our fun weekly culinary demonstrations. Space is limited, you must register at the SRC front counter.

Fall! into Healthy Habits

Start the year off right this Fall quarter by learning how to cook healthy meals that are sure to turn into a habit.
Register by September 26.

Family Fun Night

Join Chef Val in the Cooking Well Kitchen from 4 -6pm for some hands pizza and goo-making fun.
Register by October 2.


UCR's R'Pantry provides non-perishable food for Highlanders in need. Join us to learn how to turn these basic non-perishable foods into affordable and delicious meals!
Register by October 8.

Everything's Pumpkin

Nothing says Fall weather like some good pumpkin recipes. Join us to learn how to make various recipes that all include pumpkin! Everything's pumpkin in this demo.
Register by October 22.

Breakfast for Dinner

You read that right. Breakfast will be served and taught. Come out to this evening demo to learn how to make a tasty spread of breakfast foods.
Register by November 7.

No Cheat Thanksgiving

Trying to stay fit during the holidays? We know the struggle. Join us during this "no cheat" demo to learn how you can still have a wholesome and delicious thanksgiving meal while still keeping to a healthy diet.
Register by November 19.

Cookies, Cupcakes and Frostings, OH MY!

Calling all Sweet Tooths!!! Because every quarter needs a "feed your soul" dessert demo. Don't miss out on this hands-on cupcake and cookie decorating demo.
Register by November 27.

Finals Cool Down and Refuel

Unwind during finals week and stop by the SRC kitchen to eat some BBQ courtesy of Chef Val. No Registration Required.
Registration not required.

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