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HEALTHY LIVING

We focus our work in three key areas, because nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier, and supporting our neighbors are fundamental to strengthening communities.

Y COOK COMMUNITY KITCHEN

Y Cook Community Kitchen


Our kitchen is a creative and exploratory space open to all who seek to eat nutritious food, improve their culinary skills, and learn from others.

Y Cook Community Kitchen
YMCA Youth & Community Center
2929 Meade Ave, San Diego, 92116 - map

y cook + suzie's farm

Suzie’s Farm and YMCA Youth & Family Services have partnered to bring you a cooking class focused on fresh, affordable, and accessible produce. Join us at Y Cook for a hands on cooking experience. We will be exploring the Suzie’s Farm CSA box for the week and showing you fun, healthy and innovative ways to prepare it. Class includes:
  • 1.5 hours of hands-on demonstration
  • Samples of all food cooked
  • Intimate class size
  • 2 complimentary tickets to tour Suzie’s Farm
  • On-site CSA sign up for those interested

Space is limited, so register now on the Suzie's Farm Website!


Community Based

specialty Cooking Classes

$20 per person (unless otherwise specified)

All skill levels welcome!

Junior Chefs (Ages 8-15)

Junior Chefs offers free/low cost nutritional education and culinary life skills that our youth can use as opportunities to expand their lives. Please contact us for enrollment information about cooking classes.

Every Wednesday
4:30pm-5:30pm

Check out what our Jr. Chefs are cooking up in the kitchen with this season's local ingredients.