Cooking Classes & Demonstrations

Cooking Classes & Demonstrations

UNL Campus Recreation cooking classes and demonstrations teach participants the skills needed to prepare healthy meals that are simple, budget friendly, and delicious. The deadline for each class is 48 hours prior to class start.

Please direct questions to Amanda Robine (arobine3@unl.edu)

Make + Take Lunch

Take the day off and let us handle lunch! Drop in within the hour to make a quick-and-easy, healthy, homemade lunch of Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad. Take a seat and chow down or take it with you to enjoy at work or in class!

  • Friday, January 26
  • 11:30a-12:30p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • $5/person
Cooking Class Registration

New Year's Resolution Cooking

Eat healthier in the new year by letting us help! A registered dietitian will help you in setting up achievable nutrition goals while you create and enjoy Creamy Vegan One Pot Pasta.

  • Wednesday, January 31
  • 5p-6p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • $10/person
Cooking Class Registration

Meal Kit Mondays

Let us make your meal-times easier! Pre-order 1-3 meal kits to fuel your week. Then, pick up your ready-to-go, fourserving meals on Monday to enjoy with your family.

  • Monday, February 5
  • Monday, March 5
  • Monday, April 2
  • Monday, May 7
  • 4:30p-5:30p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • $15/meal
Cooking Class Registration

Dine with your Valentine

Forget the reservations and skip the cleaning. Grab your sweetheart and share love through food. We’ll be cooking up a delicious meal of Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken and of course, a decadent dessert of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Hearts. What’s not to love!

  • Wednesday, February 14
  • 5p-6p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • $20/couple
Cooking Class Registration

Take Out|Made In

Grabbing take-out can be hard on your budget and send your nutrition goals way off track. Instead, spend the same amount of time and money and experience how much better dinner is when its homemade. Creamy Coconut Curry is on the menu tonight! We’ll feed you dinner and give you the tools to replicate this meal at home again and again.

  • Wednesday, February 28
  • 5p-6p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • $10/person
Cooking Class Registration

Go Further with Food

Find renewed energy, balance with food, and a wellness state of mind through this cooking demonstration. We will discuss 12 rules to live by to further your goals with food while we make and enjoy a meal of Mexican Chicken, Sweet Potato and Black Bean Skillet.

  • Wednesday, March 14
  • 5p-6p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • FREE for Student, CREC member or General Public
Cooking Class Registration

Cooking Down Your Pantry

We’re spring cleaning the pantry! You may have a hard time dreaming up a meal from the random boxed and canned items in your pantry, but we’ve got your back. The Nebraska Beef Council will lead us through how to use items commonly found in your pantry or at the Huskers Helping Husker Pantry+ to make a yummy and fulfilling meal..

  • Wednesday, April 18
  • 5p-6p
  • RWC Presentation Kitchen
  • Entry fee is one item to donate to the Huskers Helping Huskers Pantry+
Cooking Class Registration


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