Saturday, March 23, 2013

Summer Camp Is Here!!!

The Kiddie Kitchen And The Outback Teen Center
Enjoy your summer days!

Outback/The Kiddie Kitchen summer day camp offers many fun and educational activities in a safe and enriching environment. Campers will have the opportunity to experience cooking & baking, arts & crafts, trips to the New Canaan Nature Center, sports, interactive games, computer time and many other daily activities. Camp sessions will fill up quickly so register early!

Full Day Camp: Campers will be grouped according to age/grade. Groups will alternate between cooking and baking with Chef Neena and the Wave Art Creative Space with Joanna.
Each session will run for 2 hours, with a 1 hour break for lunch/snack. The afternoon session will be "camper's choice", campers will have the option to work in the recording studio, enjoy gardening at the Nature Center, engage in sports and gaming tournaments, and more! Look for our summer yoga schedule, which also could be a camp addition.

Cooking and Baking Camp with Chef Neena: Looking for a specialized camp in the kitchen?
Sign-up for program-specific cooking and baking with Chef Neena.

Register Here!

Choose from different sessions or come for the whole camp.... Completely up to you!!

Camp will be held at 71 Main Street, New Canaan, CT at the Outback Teen Center

  • Baking Session 1: July 1 - July 3, M - Tr, 9AM - 12PM, Baking Only, 4th - 6th Grade    $200.00
  • Baking Session 1: July 1 - July 3, M - Tr, 12 - 3PM, 7th - 8th Grade    $200.00
  • Baking Session 1: July 1 - July 3, M - Tr, 3-5 PM, Baking Only, High-School    $200.00
  • Baking Session 2: July 8 -11, M - Tr, 9AM - 12PM, 4th - 6th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 2: July 8 -11, M - Tr, 12-3 PM, 7th - 8th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 2: July 8 -11, M - Tr, 3-5PM, High-School    $250.00
  • Baking Session 3: July 15 - 18, M - Tr, 9AM - 12PM, 4th - 6th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 3: July 15 - 18, M - Tr, 12-3 PM, 7th - 8th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 3: July 15 - 18, M - Tr, 3-5 PM, High-School    $250.00
  • Baking Session 4: July 22 - 25, M - Tr, 9AM - 12PM, 4th - 6th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 4: July 22 - 25, M - Tr, 12-3PM, 7th - 8th Grade    $250.00
  • Baking Session 4: July 22 - 25, M - Tr, 3-5PM, High-School    $250.00

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Baking Classes for kids and adults

Outback March Baking Series with Chef Neena - New Adult and Teen Classes
Tuesday March 5, 2013 at 2:30 PM EST
Friday March 29, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
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Outback Teen Center
71 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840
Driving Directions

Greeting future Bakers,
Back by popular demand, Chef Neena is teaming up with the Outback for a variety of Baking Series throughout the month of March. 
Please check out the new classes and discover your inner culinary artistic talent! 
  • Baking 101: Cake Baking and Decorating Basics: This class will start with baking a professional 6" butter cake! Next, we will learn how to make a layer cake, then moving to butter cream techniques, dots, scrolls, and shell borders. We will end with covering cakes with buttercream and decorating with fondant, with a focus on cake-covering styles. We will conclude with the famous Outback bake-off. A competition to demonstrate new skills and artistic expression, for friends, family, and Outback judges. Prizes will be awarded! 
    • Middle-School Baking 101: Every Tuesday in March, from 5 - 7 PM. 
    • High-School Baking 101: Every Thursday in March, from 2:30 - 4:30 PM
    • Adult Baking 101: Every Friday in March, from 11 AM - 1 PM
  • Baking 102: Fillings and Fondant: This class will focus on baking a cake, leveling, and filling. We will also learn the fundamentals and variations of fillings, for both round and square cakes. Next, we will focus on texturing and mastering fondant for various cake styles. Lastly, we will learn to color, knead, roll, and cover cakes with fondant, flawlessly. The series will conclude with a bake-off competition, prizes awarded. All levels are invited!
    • Middle-School Baking 102 - Every Thursday in March, from 5 - 7 PM
    • High-School Baking 102 - Every Tuesday in March, from 2:30 - 4:30 PM  
Participation in the 4-week baking series, and bake off competition during the final week of class, is $200/person. 

All interested parties should register below, or email Kate Boyle for more information at

Register Now!

Thank you for your attention and response. We look forward to baking with both you and your teen throughout the month of March!
Kate Boyle
The New Canaan Teen Center, Inc.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Summer Camp 2013




The Kiddie Kitchen is Teaming up with The New Canaan Outback Teen Center and we will be offering a Summer Cooking and Art Camp!!

The Kids will have the Best of the Arts.

They will have Cooking and Baking with me Chef Neena and Arts and Crafts will also be incorporated in their day to give them a full "Artsy Experience"

Dates will be coming soon!!!

We will have all the details coming to you within the next week or so.

So get your calendars ready, We are going to have such a Fantastic Summer Camp!!!!

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Wishing you the very best New Year!!
The Kiddie Kitchen is offering a very great deal for your cooking party!!!
Book your party in January and choose any date within the next 6 months(July 1, 2013) and we will give you $50 off your party....
You must book early, you have until January 30th to book your party and give your deposit and your all set for your amazing cooking party!!!!
Many Menu Themes to choose from!!
PJ Breakfast
Baking Shop
Finger Foods
Spanish Tapas
Healthy foods made fun
 Italian Theme
My Pizza Party
Tea Party

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Baking Classes for Kids

                                      Baking Camp at the Outback!

Classes are starting Nov. 15th.
November 15 – December 13
Cooking with Neena
at the Outback
71 Main Street  New Canaan, CT 06840

                                        Call  (203) 594-3075

Join Neena in this fun class and learn to Bake something new each week in the Outback kitchen.  
Session : Baking/Desserts                           $390
                             Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 pm
                                    November 8 – December 13
                                    Includes cost of food

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Cooking Camp changes

SO MANY HAVE ASKED SO HERE IT IS!!! THE FINAL WEEK HAS CHANGED! Its open to grades 4-8. They will be learning knives skills and different cooking techniques. Baking included. Summer Cooking! (Registration Form above) $375 Per session! Please sign up immediately because they fill up fast and we only have 15 spots per session. We will cook and eat like the pro's! knife skills Cooking Class July 23th-26th 9-1pm for 4TH-8TH grade (Knife Skills/Cooking Class)

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Classes are filling up!! 
Please tell your friends to register now so they don't miss their spot!

Summer Cooking! (Registration Form above)

$375 Per session!

Some Weeks Only Have 6 spots Left.... Call to reserve your spot.
We will cook and eat like the pro's!
Last Summer it was soooo much fun, hands on, and educational!
Let all your friends and family know so they can join you for a summer of Cooking Fun!!