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Argentine Tango Dance Classes

Beginners class from 7pm to 8pm Free practica for everyone from 8pm to 9pm Advanced beginners and Intermediate class from 9pm to 10pm $ 15 drop in $ 10 per week for 4 weeks $ 9 per week for 3 months $ 8 per week for 6 months Private class during practica upon request. Guadalupe will be the DJ during practica, every other week

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Tai Chi Classes

Tai ChiTai Chi Classes now being offered at the Eccles Community Art Center in Ogden.

Experience the flowing movement of Tai Chi as it gives your body a gentle, relaxing workout.  Tai Chi is the most popular form of exercise in the World.

Adults that practice Tai Chi lead a more active life, and their health potential increases.  Tai Chi as an exercise is said to leave one cool, calm, refreshed as well as energized.

Eccles Community Art Center
2580 Jefferson Avenue
Ogden, Utah 84401 (801) 392-6935

Cooking Japanese Steakhouse Style

Viking Cooking Classes, Japanese Steakhouse Style Cooking, Sugar House, Utah, Salt Lake CityOnce you know the “secret” ingredients and understand the cooking methods used by Japanese steakhouses, you’ll be able to re-create the atmosphere of a high-energy Japanese steakhouse right in your own home. Along with dazzling side dishes, we’ll provide the recipes for succulent steak and shrimp that are so good, your guests won’t even mind if you don’t slice, dice and flip them onto their plates.

SKILLS and TECHNIQUES Working with authentic Japanese ingredients; cooking traditional teppanyaki (hibachi-style) dishes in your own home; peeling, deveining and cooking shrimp; making salad dressing; flambéing; searing and testing meat for doneness; making sauces; stir-frying/wok-cooking.

  • Steakhouse Salad with Creamy Ginger Dressing
  • Teppanyaki Shrimp Flambé with Yoshi’s Special Sauce
  • Hibachi Steak with Fresh Vegetables and Mustard Sauce
  • Japanese Fried Rice
  • Sample Recipes: Edamame; Tangerine Sorbet
  • Thai Cooking School

    Thai Cooking School, Cuisine, Classes, Participation, Salt Lake City, UtahThai cuisine is unquestionably among the world’s finest with its surprising blend of hot, sweet and sour flavors, all in perfect balance. In this stimulating hands-on workshop, prepare a highly distinctive Thai menu that boldly explodes on the palate. Along with your meal, enjoy a glass of wine or Thai iced tea while discussing the creative cooking techniques and exotic ingredients of Thailand.

    SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES Cooking with traditional Thai ingredients; grilling steak; making soup; stir-frying/wok-cooking; cooking shrimp perfectly every time.

  • Thai Beef Salad with Lettuce Cups and Sticky Rice
  • Coconut and Lemongrass Soup with Chicken (Tom Khai Gai)
  • Rice Noodles with Shrimp and Peanuts (Shrimp Pad Thai)
  • Sample Recipe: Mango Sorbet “Martini” with Basil Sugar Rim
  • Sample Recipe: Thai Iced Tea
  • Bonus Recipe: Ginger Cosmopolitans
  • Cooking for New Years Party

    This year, as revelers reach a fevered pitch at crowded New Year’s parties, we’ll set off fireworks in our own kitchen by creating and feasting on an oh-so-decadent menu. Why wait until midnight to celebrate the New Year? We’ll pop the Champagne and count down early with deliriously fun party favors and a toast to Auld Lang Syne. Or, if you prefer a more private celebration to ring in the New Year, we’ll teach you everything you need to know to host the ultimate New Year’s Eve celebration in your own home.

    SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES Making a vinaigrette; preparing gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches; grilling shrimp and testing for doneness; searing and roasting beef tenderloin; testing beef for doneness; resting and carving beef; making a classical emulsion sauce; preparing a decadent vegetable dish that will become a family favorite; making the ultimate chocolate dessert; caramelizing sugar with a blow torch.

  • Glazed Prosciutto-Wrapped Shrimp
  • Mixed Salad Greens with Candied Apple Slices, Pistachios and Mini Grilled Brie Sandwiches
  • Châteaubriand with Béarnaise Sauce
  • Broccoli Boursin Gratins
  • Chocolate Crème Brûlée with Fresh Raspberries
  • Sample Recipes: Toasted Almond Crab Dip; Parsley Potatoes
  • Ogden Nature Center Free Saturday

    The Ogden Nature Center will offer free admission and naturalist guided activities on Saturdays throughout the summer. Free hands-on crafts, nature walks and activities will be provided from 9:30-11 am and from 1-2:30 pm. Many thanks to RAMP/Weber County for making Free Summer Saturdays possible. For weekly activities, check our website at www.ogdennaturecenter.org.

    Located in the heart of Ogden, you’ll find a 152-acre nature preserve and education center open to the public year-round. Visitors enjoy 1.5 miles of walking trails, picnic areas, tree houses, bird blinds and an exhibit of live birds of prey. The preserve is a hot spot for birding. Two of Utah’s greenest buildings are on site to teach about sustainable structures. A unique gift shop is located in the Visitor Center.

    The Ogden Nature Center offers a wide variety of classes & workshops for all ages including art, photography, birding, wildlife in Utah, outdoor recreation, conservation, sustainability, summer camps and more.

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    Fall Intro to Photography

    Introduction to Photography
    This class will cover camera handling techniques and controls necessary to produce quality photographs for digital and film. Students will also learn basic black and white darkroom skills needed to understand the link between the photographic process and the final print. Students may take the traditional cost. Class is limited to 18 students; minimum enrollment of 5 students.

    Instructor: Grant O. Gardner

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