Heritage Cuisine - Celebrating Green with Enchiladas & Mexican Rice

Enjoy this re-introduction to Heritage Cuisine Classes as part of Healthy New Albany's Nourish program! We are so excited to begin our journey into Heritage Cuisines with a trip to Mexico.

Join instructors Eileen Pewitt* and Gabriella Lopez** for this relaxed, fun, and hands-on class. We will share our love for the Heritage Cuisine of Latin America through both demonstration and hands-on learning of a Lopez Family Favorite, Green Enchiladas and Mexican Rice.

*Eileen Pewitt was trained at Columbus Culinary Institute and has taught cooking classes for years at Healthy New Albany. She serves as the Cooking Education Coordinator at the New Albany Food Pantry and is passionate about eliminating food insecurity and connecting pantry clients to recipes and resources.

** Gabriella Lopez is a Friend of the New Albany Food Pantry, she and her family have been a part of the New Albany Community for many years. Gabriella, an extremely experienced Culinarian has worked in many area restaurants North Star and Freshii to name a few.

When: Thursday March 18th, 6:30-8:30pm

Where: The Philip Heit Center (150 W. Main St, New Albany)

Fee: $40/person


These classes are taught by New Albany Food Pantry staff & volunteers, and proceeds of your registration fee go directly to support their mission of making good food available to everyone! Learn more at: www.newalbanyfoodpantry.org.

Important notes about COVID-precautions:
- The number of participants will be limited and spread out to maintain 6-ft social distancing.
- Attendees must wear a face mask throughout the duration of the program.
-The Philip Heit Center is equipped with an HVAC system that meets the strict complaints standards for air flow and filtration required by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
- Lastly, if you are showing any symptoms of sickness, please stay home.

Program Type Adult
Program Subcategory In The Kitchen
Program Code Heritage Cuisine
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 2/1/2021
Enrollment End Date 3/16/2021
Eileen Pewitt & Gabriella Lopez
Gender Any Gender
Enrollment Minimum 4
Maximum 8
Grade Minimium -
Maximum -
Age Minimum 18
Maximum -
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $40.00
HNA Senior Connections Member
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions Healthy New Albany Senior Connections (2021)
Amount $32.00
Thursday - 03/18/2021
Start Time 6:30 PM
End Time 8:30 PM
Location The Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany