Around the World Cooking Series

This exciting hands-on cooking series will explore delicious cuisines from around the world. Prepare, cook, and experience cuisines most only dream of! Join us for one class or the full session for this global adventure! Each class dines together and leaves with recipes. Countries include Morocco, Greece, Libya, India, Spain, Thailand, Poland, and Mexico.

Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m.


Westville Synagogue, 74 West Prospect Street, New Haven

Westville Synagogue, MILLA Project


M: $18/class; $135/full session

C: $21/class; $165/full session

Member=M, Community Member=C

Fees will be pro-rated based on start date.


Couples Cooking Series

Take a monthly date night with your sweetheart! The MILLA Project’s husband and wife team, Lara and Sahar Yahav will create a warm atmosphere to learn and dine together. Each class ends with an enjoyable community meal. Babysitting provided for an extra fee. Sign up required.


First Thursdays, 7-9 p.m.


Westville Synagogue, 74 West Prospect Street, New Haven

Westville Synagogue, MILLA Project


M: $40/couple/class; $165 full session

C: $65/couple/class; $200 full session

Member= M, Community Member= C

Fees will be pro-rated based on start date.


Drawing for 50+

Enjoyed drawing as a child? Did well in Drawing 101 in college? This class is designed for mature adults who would like to reinforce an old skill or nurture a new one. A “user friendly” drawing experience will be based upon exploring techniques, materials, and basic concepts. We will use colored drawing materials, pencil, and charcoal. Join us for a new experience and have fun in the process. Bring a soft pencil and charcoal to the first class. Newsprint paper provided.

Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.


Earl Hall, Southern CT State University, 501 Crescent St, New Haven


M: $150/ 6-week session

C: $175/ 6-week session

Member= M, Community Member= C

Fees will be pro-rated based on start date.