Cuisine Corner

Cooking Inspiration at Your Library

Come visit the library's Cuisine Corner to learn how fun and easy cooking can be! Space is limited. Register online or please call 407.835.7323.

Upcoming Events

Thursday
September
19
6:30​pm
(North Orange - Meeting Room)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create healthy Hispanic dishes. Space is limited. Registration required. Register at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.
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Friday
September
20
2:00​pm
(Cypress Room)
Celebrate Hispanic heritage by joining Chef Cristina as she demonstrates how to prepare a zesty and herbaceous Mojo Chicken with Sofrito Black Beans. Space is limited. Registration required.
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Saturday
September
21
11:00​am
(Winter Garden - Program Area)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create healthy Hispanic dishes. Space is limited. Registration required. Register at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.
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Tuesday
September
24
6:30​pm
(Cypress Room)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
In honor of National Eat Chicken Month the chefs from local favorite Nikki's Place show you how to prepare fried chicken & soul food sides! This event is intended for adults & registration is required
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Registration Required
Thursday
September
26
4:00​pm
(Washington Park - Children's Area)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Library staff will show you how to make a delectable no cook meal. Space is limited. Register online at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.
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Registration Required
Saturday
September
28
2:00​pm
(Cypress Room)
Experience a taste of old Florida with Park Rangers from Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park. Offered in partnership with the Orange County Regional History Center. Registration Required.
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Tuesday
October
8
6:30​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create healthy Hispanic dishes. Space is limited. Registration required. Register at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.
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Wednesday
October
9
6:00​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Turn your fruit into your next summer hit. Learn how to create fruit salsa and sweet chips to share. Ages 8-18. Registration is Required.
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Thursday
October
10
6:00​pm
(Windermere - Ask at Desk)
Join Chef Karen Ross of Karen’s Creative Cuisines as she shares a simple and delicious Corn Chowder recipe. She will also show how easy it is to make Cinnamon Apple Crisps made with Wonton wrappers.
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Thursday
October
10
6:30​pm
(Fairview Shores - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Cooking & Food
Yamira Lee Johnson, head chef of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create healthy Hispanic dishes. Space is limited. Registration required. Register at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323.
Learn more >
July 4 Recipes
July 2, 2017 | OCLS Staff

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Thanksgiving Dinner
November 16, 2017 | Jo Ann Sampson

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