What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

SWEET GENIUS SHARES HIS SECRETS

     Home  >  Articles  > Local News - Brooklyn
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: ron ben israel visits brooklyn school, sweet genius in brooklyn, ron ben israel teaches about healthy dessert, sweet genius teaches kids in bed-stuy,


Celebrity chef Ron Ben-Israel partnered with City Harvest to bring his "Sweet Genius" to an elementary school in Brooklyn's Bed-Stuy neighborhood and teach kids how to make healthy desserts.

Chef Ron Ben-Israel teaches Brooklyn students to make healthy desserts

Celebrity pastry chef Ron Ben-Israel took a break from judging contestants’ creative confections on his Food Network show “Sweet Genius” to host a healthy dessert class for young students at P.S. 59 in Bed-Stuy on April 4.

Chef Ron Ben-Israel teaches healthy dessert class with City Harvest in BrooklynAbout a dozen elementary school students gathered around a table in the school’s cafeteria to take part in a step-by-step demonstration of how to make a healthy apple crisp. Equipped with their own cutting boards and plastic knives, the kids listened carefully as Chef Ron explained how to cut the apples and measure out each ingredient. All of the ingredients, including apples, corn flakes, oatmeal, and chocolate chips, were from the local grocery store, making it easy for the children to reproduce the recipe at home.

Ben-Israel visited through the school through a partnership with City Harvest, a Manhattan-based nonprofit organization that works to end hunger in New York City by rescuing food and giving it to those living in poverty. For more information on City Harvest and its programs, visit cityharvest.org.

 


Get a free whine stopper

Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More Local News - Brooklyn Articles

Science-Based Preschool Opens Second Location in Park Slope
Bank Street Summer Camp Opens Brooklyn Heights Location
Kings Bay Y Partners with New Jersey Y for Sleepaway Camp
Two Boots Pizza Opens in Park Slope
Super Duper Tennis Offers Lessons for Tots in Park Slope

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Local News - Brooklyn Sponsors


Beam Center
60 Sackett Street
Brooklyn, NY
347-470-6747
Join us at our new space and experience a unique c...

Christ the King Continuing Education
68-02 Metropolitan Ave.
Middle Village, New York
718-366-7454
Christ the King Continuing Education is available ...

Language Workshop for Children
212-628-2700
The Language Workshop for Children is the oldest a...

BumbleBeesRUs
Brooklyn, New York
1-855-5-DAYCARE
At BumbleBeesRus we understand that finding the ri...
Brooklyn Free School
372 Clinton Ave.,
Brooklyn, 718-499-2707
...
See Our Local News - Brooklyn Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE