132 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-3166.
Colonial Cooking for Children will be held at the Keeler Tavern Museum, 132 Main Street. Ridgefield, CT on Monday February 21, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. A snow date has been scheduled for Saturday, February 26. Cost is $35 for members, $40 for non-members. This event is an opportunity for children 6 to 9 years old to experience how meals were prepared by residents of Ridgefield during the Colonial Era. . The children will meet in the Garden House at the Museum with Chef Maria Pelizzari, who will enable them to reenact Colonial days by immersing themselves in the sights, sounds and tastes of their town’s early residents. They will have the opportunity to learn about famous local personalities, tour the Keeler Tavern Museum, and cook and eat as Ridgefield residents did in Revolutionary War times. Maria Pelizzari has a passion for food, children and cooking that inspired her to leave her teaching position of 10 years and start her own business Fork, Knife and Spoon Cooking to which she brings the same enthusiasm and fundamentals she brought to the classroom. Maria has been a personal chef for over 20 years. Please RSVP by Friday, February 18 . Late comers will be accommodated if space is available. To reserve you space by calling 203-438-5485 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.