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Thrifty Foods and participating Community Recreation Centres are pleased to present Thrifty Foods Young Chef camps that are offered across Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

Designed by Registered Dieticians from Thrifty Foods and VIHA along with recreation professionals, Thrifty Foods Young Chef is a fun and energizing foodie camp that features basic hands-on snack preparation.

Customize your own recipe book, enjoy a field trip at Thrifty Foods grocery store, and learn basic food prep instruction and food safety practices and take home your own Thrifty Foods Young Chef apron!

Camps are offered either as half day or full day week long camps. With financial support from Thrifty Foods, the program is offered at low rates to remove any barriers.

Please check participating recreation centres active living guides to confirm dates and times.

“Recreation Centres are a natural fit with this program. We offer many activities to help children become more active. This program offers another piece where children can learn about nutrition is a fun and enjoyable way. With the excellent program materials and the affordable cost it brings this important skill and knowledge to kids at an important age”.  Janet Barclay, Manager of  Recreation and Culture, Oak Bay Parks , Recreation  and Culture.


Click Here to download the 2016 Schedule

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