Cooking

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Water Bath and Pressure Canning

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Roll up your sleeves and join the fun! Learn about food preservation by canning. Class includes basic instructions for both canning methods in one evening, one class. Learn about canning tools/utensils, it’s safety, it’s history & the difference between high/low acid foods. Take home a jar of carrots and a jar of bread & butter pickles. Please secure long hair. Bring a towel to class to take hot jars home. All materials included.

Somersworth High School, Room 207

Taught by:

Pam Sawyer

Pam has been canning for family and friends for over 20 years.  She has been teaching both waterbath and pressure canning here at Dover Adult Learning Center for the past 3 years.  She is an avid vegetable gardener and a honey bee keeper.

Address:
Somersworth High School, Room 207
11 Memorial Drive
Somersworth, NH
03878 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Water Bath and Pressure Canning 1, Salsa and Soup

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Let's get canning salsa & soup! Learn both processes of canning in one session. We will pressure can a soup and water bath can some spicy salsa. You will learn about basic canning history, procedures, and supplies needed for safe canning. You will take home a jar of salsa and a jar of soup. Long hair will need to be secured. Please bring a potholder or hand towel to carry your hot jars home.

Somersworth High School, Room 207

Taught by:

Kate Nickerson

Kate is a retired classroom teacher with over 26 years experience.  She has 40 plus year canning experience with water bath and pressure canning.  Kate was the canning department superintendent for the Rochester Fair for over 10 years.  Kate and her husband, Dan, have entered their canning in many local fairs.  Her triple berry jam won first place in a local taste testing contest.

Address:
Somersworth High School, Room 207
11 Memorial Drive
Somersworth, NH
03878 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 5

Water Bath and Pressure Canning 2, Jam and Veggies

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Let's get canning jam & veggies! Learn both processes of canning in one evening. We will pressure can a vegetable and water bath can some tasty blueberry jam. You will learn about basic canning history, procedures, and supplies needed for safe canning. You will take home a jar of yummy jam and a jar of vegetables. Long hair will need to be secured. Please bring a potholder or hand towel to carry your hot jars home.

Somersworth High School, Room 207

Taught by:

Kate Nickerson

Kate is a retired classroom teacher with over 26 years experience.  She has 40 plus year canning experience with water bath and pressure canning.  Kate was the canning department superintendent for the Rochester Fair for over 10 years.  Kate and her husband, Dan, have entered their canning in many local fairs.  Her triple berry jam won first place in a local taste testing contest.

Address:
Somersworth High School, Room 207
11 Memorial Drive
Somersworth, NH
03878 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Water Bath and Pressure Canning

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Monday, May 18, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Roll up your sleeves and join the fun! Learn about food preservation by canning. Class includes basic instructions for both canning methods in one evening, one class. Learn about canning tools/utensils, it’s safety, it’s history & the difference between high/low acid foods. Take home a jar of carrots and a jar of bread & butter pickles. Please secure long hair. Bring a towel to class to take hot jars home. All materials included.

Somersworth High School, Room 207

Taught by:

Pam Sawyer

Pam has been canning for family and friends for over 20 years.  She has been teaching both waterbath and pressure canning here at Dover Adult Learning Center for the past 3 years.  She is an avid vegetable gardener and a honey bee keeper.

Address:
Somersworth High School, Room 207
11 Memorial Drive
Somersworth, NH
03878 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7