Culinary Class with Chef Sarah McDonnell

    CTAC Kitchen
    Presented by
    Tuesday, 6 - 8 PM
    Grade Range
    Adult - Adult
    Age Range


    Member tuition
    Non-member tuition

    $65.00 (become a member)

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    Join Chef Sarah McDonnell on Tuesday, October 11, 6 - 8 PM in the CTAC Kitchen! 

    Join us for a delicious evening with Chef Sarah McDonnell of Parkside Deli and Chef Sarah's Catering. Chef Sarah will demonstrate and prepare both a Sweet and Savory Galette for guests to enjoy (a galette is simply a flat, round cake made of pastry dough filled with wither a sweet or savory filling). Learn the tricks of the trade and ask questions as the chef demonstrates how to prepare the meal. Recipes are provided for you to take with you to recreate a fantastic meal in your own home. Red and white wines provided! 

    Reservations (includes meal and wine):
    $55 Members
    $65 Non-Members

    About Chef Sarah McDonnell

    Chef Sarah is a native of Petoskey, Michigan, and has always been drawn to the culinary arts. She graduated from Central Michigan University in 1998 and then attended culinary school at the Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago. After more than 20 years of working as a professional chef in Chicago, she was ready to relocate back to her hometown and continue her love for the culinary arts. Sarah opened up Parkside Deli, a deli in the heart of downtown Petoskey that offers gourmet sandwiches, soups, salads, baked goods, and catering seven days a week. In 2020 she launched her "Chef Sarah's" business that offers private chef services for vacations, cocktail parties, retreats, other events, and a stock your fridge service and chef-prepared healthy home-cooked meals available 7 days a week. 


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    Presented in part by Bear Creek Organic Farm

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    Supplies provided
    Art Area
    Culinary Arts
    Cancellation & Class Policies

    Cancellation Policy for Petoskey Classes (In-Person)

    Student Withdrawal
    Requests for cancellation by the student at least seven (7) days prior to the first day of class will be honored (minus a $20 processing fee).  NO REFUNDS will be given for a student cancellation made less than seven (7) days in advance of the first day of the class.

    Class Cancellations (Weather)
    When Public Schools of Petoskey are closed due to inclement weather, CTAC-Petoskey classes are cancelled. We will do our best to provide a make-up opportunity for the missed class. Refunds will not be given if the student is unable to attend the rescheduled session of class. Workshops and one-time classes will be handled on a per-class basis. School of Ballet students are asked to make up the missed class in an alternate session approved by their instructor.

    Student Absence
    We are unable to offer refunds or make-up sessions for classes missed due to student absence.

    Minimum Enrollment
    Crooked Tree Arts Center reserves the right to cancel any class that does not meet its minimum student enrollment prior to the first class session. If a class is cancelled by CTAC for lack of enrollment, CTAC will offer a full refund to the student in the manner in which tuition was paid. (Cash payments will be refunded by check.)