Bring out your inner chef with healthy meal planning and eating!

YMCA Kids in the Kitchen combats childhood obesity and encourages a healthy lifestyle for children and youth. Participants will learn food and nutrition related skills using the Kitchen facilities at the Community YMCA.

Kids in the Kitchen promotes:

  • Healthy food choices
  • Safe food handling, preparation and serving
  • Baking and cooking skills
  • Nutrition workshops
  • Overall healthy, constructive lifestyle choices


Participation is free.
Registration opens annually on August 15th

For questions and registration information, contact:

Stephen Nelson, Program Director, Community YMCA
(902) 422-9622
Kids In The Kitchen Registration Form


Locations Address Dates & Times Ages
Community YMCA 2269 Gottingen Street Halifax, NS Friday 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  September through June 6-17

Schedule effective from January 3 to April 1, 2017