Little Victory Gardener’s Cooking Series

IMG_1581 We are excited to announce our newest activities for kids- Little Victory Gardener’s Cooking Series! Bring the little ones for hands-on gardening and cooking activities. Classes will meet in the Barn at Valley Forge Flowers on Tuesdays from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children ages 4-7 meet for classes on the first & third Tuesdays of each month. Children ages 7-11 meet for classes on the second & fourth Tuesdays of each month. Please see below for more info!

IMG_2491Class Structure/Curriculum:

  • Gardening Lesson- Each class will feature a gardening lesson & activity. Topics include seed germination, organics, composting, etc.
  • Cooking Lesson- Each class will feature a cooking lesson. We will use the seasonal vegetables and fruit from the garden & the Lancaster Farm Fresh CSA. Lessons & recipes are derived from Amanda Grant’s, Cook School.

Class Costs & Materials:

  • Amanda Grant’s book Cook School
  • Children’s cooking tools kit. Each student is asked to purchase his/her own kit.
  • Space is limited. Registration is required. $25 per student. Give us a call or stop in to save your spot!

Sample Class for children age 4-7:

  • Garden Lesson Topic: seeds to food growth process
  • Garden Activity: germinate seeds
  • Cooking Lesson Topic: seeds we eat
  • Cooking Activity: Cook School’s berry crunch parfait made from homemade granola

Sample Class for children age 7-11:

  • Same Lesson Topics & Activities as above, but more in-depth
  • Cooking Activity: Cook School’s fruit & seed bread

If you’d like to reserve your spot or have any questions, please give us a call or visit us at the shop. 610-687-5566. We look forward to seeing you there!