Join us on Sunday May 7th for a workshop on Best Organic Lawn Care Practices. The workshop will be led by Deep Roots Project Team Member Jeff Swano (Owner of Digrightin Landscaping)
Join us for a Mother's Day market with 15 local artisan vendors and a DIY Body Care Booth where you can make your own lip balms, sugar scrubs and bath bombs for MOM! Stay for lunch after you shop the awesome market.
Join us at the All Ages All Abilities Garden at Cheney Mansion for a drop-in event that will inspire you to get involved in the growing projects in our community!
This FREE family-friendly event is filled with knowledgeable exhibitors ready to answer your questions!
Family Night: A night of family fun to benefit the All ages/All Abilities Garden
Join us and get inspired with a night full of great discussion, women supporting other women, and overall great energy!
Sugar Beet Schoolhouse will be hosting Meet Me For Lunch in partnership with the Oak Park River Forest Chamber of Commerce.
Meet Chamber Members for lunch in a relaxed small group setting.
Join us for the third annual Summer Camp Expo! Learn about fun youth day programs available this summer from a variety of local organizations.
We’re proud to be speaking at the Good Food Festival & Conference March 16-18 at the UIC Forum, Chicago. Come celebrate local, sustainable, humane and fair food with us. Saturday free with registration http://bit.ly/2l6gXrS #GFFChi
One Earth Film Festival brings you SUSTAINABLE - a film about food, people and a more sustainable planet for us all.
Dinner is prepared and served by young chefs from our Schoolhouse Cooks! classes!
Cheer on our Executive Director, Cheryl Munoz, and many other change makers in our community as they present their BIG IDEAS to win a $50,000 prize to spur community development!
We LOVE our new Schoolhouse and the many artisan food makers that create here.
Celebrate our Grand Opening with us and shop a special Valentine's Day Market with food, drink and more! Enjoy free cooking activities, tastings and learn all about Sugar Beet Schoolhouse.
Join us for tours, coffee and a special ribbon cutting to celebrate our new home in River Forest!
Join Sugar Beet Schoolhouse and A House in Austin for a FREE workshop to help create healthy habits for the new year!
Come cheer on our young chefs who will be making Nasi Goreng for over 400 people.
DIY self care is so fun and creative! We'll make bath bombs, lip balms, body butters and sugar scrubs using natural and nourishing ingredients that are safe for young skin.
Students will have the skills and recipes to recreate these beautiful products for a lifetime of practicing self care!
Young chefs will explore 4 quick bread recipes in this fast paced and fun class.
Biscuits, Banana Bread, Naan and Yeast Rolls are on the menu and we'll celebrate with a soup and bread lunch at the end of our session. Each child takes home breads to share, of course.
Pasta Making is super fun! Join us for this hands on class for parents and children.
Young chefs will make a classic Buche de Noel- a French woodland themed cake. Each chef will bring home their cake to share with family and friends.
Holiday Baking is so fun with a big group and young chefs will have a great time creating three holiday treats that will be beautifully packaged for gifting.
Make beautiful holiday treats with your little elf at River Forest Kitchen!
Join us for an evening of delicious food prepared by young chefs who have participated in the Sugar Beet Schoolhouse cooking classes. They are cooking for our community to raise money for our scholarship fund.
Join us for a one-time event to learn how to make delicious meals from Thanksgiving leftovers!
Cheryl Munoz from Sugar Beet Co-Op and Dr. Paul Schattauer from The Green Medical Practice will share the art, history, and medical benefits of fermentation.
Family Dinner! Planned, cooked and served by kids! Join us for a special evening of youth empowerment and good food.
School's out and cooking is "in"! Join us for a day in the kitchen on Columbus Day.
A three session cooking camp for young chefs at River Forest Kitchen!
Tour 10 local edible gardens! Learn about bees and other pollinators, taste amazing things from the garden, hear music, make art, meet chickens and more!
This is our best tour yet! Buy your tickets in advance to save $5.
Learn to make fancy snacks that are sure to impress! Patè, quick pickles, herbed cheese spread and gougères on on the menu for this hands-on class complete with wine tastings and fancy snacking while we cook.
THIS SESSION IS FULL - PLEASE CONSIDER THE AUGUST SESSION
Join us for a special Oak Park Education Foundation BASE Camp!
Learn to make sausage from scratch with local butcher, Ben Harrison. From cutting meat off the bone to grinding, seasoning and stuffing- you'll learn a lot in this hands on class. Delicious sausage & craft beer sausage lunch to follow.