The Gathering Place schedules variety of community classes for spring

For Abington Journal | March 14th, 2017 11:08 am

CLARKS SUMMIT — The Community Classroom at The Gathering Place is offering a wide variety of classes during its spring semester. The following are just a few of the courses available. For a complete list of offerings, more information, or to register, visit

#110 Culinary 101

Don’t underestimate the need to master knife skills, egg cookery, vinaigrettes and meat fabrication. Do you know how to get the most from a chicken? Sara McCully will show students the basics.

When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit

Cost: $35

#111 Lebanese Cooking

Prepare a traditional, simple and delicious Lebanese supper with Sonia El Chazal, owner of Savory Maza in Scranton.

When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 27

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit


#115 Craft Beer University: A Crash Course

The Scranton Brewers Guild will present an engagement heavy class about craft beer. The class will start with the brewing process and how to brew one’s own beer, what to look for and not look for in a “good” beer, beer styles and beer and food pairings and tastings. The goal of the class is to make even the most novice beer drinker comfortable selecting, talking and describing craft beer. The Brewers Guild will supply home brewed beer and other items from its award-winning brewers to sample.

When: 6:30 p.m. March 29

Where: The Gathering Place Date: Wednesday

Cost: $20

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