Adult Food Classes

Fall & Winter Programs

Canning Tomatoes + Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

12 Yr Olds - Adults (12-17 Yrs Must Sign Up w/ Adult)

Join us to learn how to can tomatoes in order to make the BEST homemade sauces, soups or stews that you can enjoy all winter long, while also learning how to make a jalapeno pepper jelly that will add a little “kick” to your meals at home! You’ll be able to impress all your friends and family after taking this class! Participants will take a jar of jalapeno pepper jelly and tomato sauce home at the end of the class. 

  • Register Here (Online Registration Opens on Mon, Aug 9 @ 5am)
  • Cost: $25r/$40nr
  • Instructor: Amy Dekruyter
  • Date: Tue, Sept 14 | 6:30-8:30pm
  • Location: Cityside Middle School - Room 135


18 Yr Olds+

Want to blow your family and friends away over the upcoming holidays? Join us to learn how to make the PERFECT flaky pie crust and apple pie! At the end of the class, participants will bring the apple pie that they made home! Participants are asked to bring two large mixing bowls, a paring knife, a rolling pin and a glass pie plate. All other supplies provided.

  • Register Here (Online Registration Opens on Mon, Aug 9 @ 5am)
  • Cost: $25r/$40nr
  • Instructor: Amy DeKruyter
  • Date: Tue, Oct 12 | 6:30-8:30pm
  • Location: Cityside Middle School - Room 135

Cookie Decorating

12 Yr Olds - Adults

Join Pink Slip Cakery for some holiday-themed cookie decorating fun! A live demonstration of each skill will be performed and then participants will be able to test out their new skills! We will also work on the basics of sugar cookies, including baking tips, mixing icing, icing consistency, filling bags, piping, flooding and wet-on-wet techniques. Each participant will leave with a dozen fully decorated cookies!

  • Register Here (Online Registration Opens on Mon, Aug 9)
  • Cost: $35r/$50nr
  • Instructor: Lisa Hann (Owner of Pink Slip Cakery)
  • Session 1: Thur, Oct 21 | 6:30-8:30pm | Halloween Theme
  • Session 2: Tue, Nov 23 | 6:30-8:30pm | Thanksgiving Theme
  • Session 3: Tue, Dec 14 | 6:30-8:30pm | Christmas Theme
  • Session 4: Tue, Feb 8 | 6:30-8:30pm | Valentine's Theme
  • Location: Cityside Middle School - Room 135


It’s time to improve your health and say good-bye to dieting for good! Let our coaches help you learn how to nurture good relationships with food and create a balanced healthy lifestyle. We will help you lose weight, gain energy and develop life-changing habits by giving you support, accountability and direction! Whatever your goals, we will help you get there!

INITIAL EVALUATION (90 minutes): We will take an in depth look at your daily practices to establish an important baseline. We will then help you define your health and nutritional goals and identify lifestyle habits and eating behaviors that require change. 

SUPPORT SESSIONS (60 minutes each): On-going support and reinforcement of your habits. Your nutritional strategy will be continuously assessed and revised to best support your wellness goals. 


  • PDF DocumentClient Packet
  • To enroll, call (616) 748-3230 or stop by our front desk! 
  • 4-Pack ($199): Initial evaluation + 3 support sessions
  • 6-Pack ($279): Initial evaluation + 5 support sessions
  • 12-Pack ($519): Initial evaluation + 11 support sessions