Workshops

Early Start Project

The 2nd programme of the Early Start project start this Wednesday at the Innerleithen Family Centre. We are running a 12 week cookery programme for families with children up to the age of 8. Community Cook Alex Wilson will be … Continue reading

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Youth Can Cook

A few photos to enjoy for the weekend. Great kids in Innerleithen having fun, while learning to cook :) Bosco

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Community Cook Iana in action at the Drill Hall, Peebles.

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Youth Can Cook Project – Innerleithen 2014

Kids enjoying their freshly prepared meal!

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Young Start 2014

We have now started the next 12 week cookery programme in Innerleithen for young people. The response was terrific last year and Chloe Downs successfully ran a cookery class for primary 7’s with support from community cook Alex Wilson.

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Second phase of Food for Thought in Peebles Primary Schools

You Can Cook has started its next phase of cookery workshops in 2 local Primary Schools in Tweeddale. All workshops have been well received by pupils and their parents and are over subscribed! Bosco

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Health benefits and nutritional values of our workshops have been assessed by Food Innovation @ Abertay. For more information please click the Energised Lunches link below. Energised Lunches http://www.interface-online.org.uk/case-studies/you-can-cook

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Food for Thought dates confirmed

Good News!!!! Priosford Primary School will be the first to run the ‘Food for Thought’ project for P6 & P7’s and their parents after the holidays next month. The dates are as follows; October 23rd & 30th, November 6th, 13th … Continue reading

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Youth Can Cook

A Big Thank you to all the young people from Walkerburn who took part in the Level 1 – 12 week programme run by You Can Cook. The workshops were a great success and we had children between the age … Continue reading

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Youth Can Cook

A Big Thank you to all the young people from Innerleithen who took part in the Level 1 – 12 week programme run by You can Cook. The young people will be demonstrating their cookery skills at an open event … Continue reading

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Healthy Young Cooks at Priorsford School, Peebles

You Can Cook will be running their very successful ‘Healthy Young Cooks’ programme at Priorsford School, Peebles. The 5 week course will begin on Thursday 18th October 2012 at the school. Community Cook Alex Wilson will be running this programme. … Continue reading

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ROSEWELL FUNDAY GAMES

You Can Cook will be demonstrating at the Rosewell Funday Games on the 28th July 2012. After a very successful event last year at the same venue we have been invited again to run a workshop on healthy eating with … Continue reading

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Healthy Young Cooks

You Can Cook have been successful in receiving funding to run cookery classes for young people in the Peebles and Innerliethen area for 2012. Funding is for organising 4 programmes on healthy cooking and are addressed to young people between … Continue reading

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Tweedgreen Cookery Workshops

All the sessions will take place at the Peebles community centre (Drill Hall) on a Wednesday from 7pm – 8.30pm. 2nd November 2011 – Cookery Workshop – Fish & Tabbouleh by Aiveen Ryan 9th November 2011 – Baking Workshop – … Continue reading

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Bosco Santimano will be speaking at Nourish Scotland Annual Conference in Glasgow

YOU CAN COOK Executive Director Bosco Santimano will be attending the Nourish Scotland annual conference in Glasgow on the 1st October 2011. The event is a 2 day conference and has attracted a host of Speakers, organisations and individuals from … Continue reading

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Cookery & Baking Workshops

You Can Cook are organising a cookery and baking class in Peebles. These sessions are provided free to the community as part of our ethos being a social enterprise. All the sessions will take place at the Peebles community centre … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating Workshops in Lamancha Hub from Sep’ 2011

Lamancha Hub will be hosting 3 programmes on healthy cooking for the community from Sep’2011 onwards. Each programme will consists of 5 workshops tackling various health and food issues. All workshops will be delivered by You Can Cook. Please contact … Continue reading

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You Can Cook will deliver Healthy Cooking Workshops in Tweeddale on behalf of Tweedgreen in the Autumn 2011

You Can Cook has been given the green light to deliver a series or cookery workshops in and around Tweeddale in the autumn of 2011. The workshops will be open to the community and topics covered will be healthy eating, … Continue reading

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Working with Under 18s

YOU CAN COOK have completed 3 programmes working with Under 18s for Scottish Borders Housing Association. The classes took place in the newly built Albert Place premises in Galashiels. The theme was healthy cooking with advice on budgeting skills, health, … Continue reading

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Working with Migrants in Galashiels

The plan is to promote social integration using cooking as a way of bringing everyone together. Different ideas, tastes and cooking styles are used to help foster an understanding of diverse cultures, as well as increasing the confidence of participants … Continue reading

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Supporting Healthy Eating at work

You Can Cook can support organisations working towards a Healthy Working Lives Award Healthy Working Lives Award. We can support and help organisations achieve the Bronze Award. We offer a range of services to organisations looking to achieve the Bronze … Continue reading

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