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Thanksgiving Sides Cooking Class

November 20th, 2023
4:30 pm — 7:30 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays here at the Provisions Kitchen. It’s all about hospitality, creating soul-warming dishes, and kicking off the winter season. Each year we flip through our library of culinary magazines and cookbooks looking for new ways to present traditional sides. In this class, we will be sharing our favorites including […]

Chiles Rellenos with Chef Nadia Caddell

December 1st, 2023
5:00 pm — 8:00 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

Kauai's own, Chef Nadia Caddell is back in the Provisions Kitchen! This time around she will be sharing her family's secrets for creating the lightest Chiles Rellenos! Join us for an evening of hands-on instruction, culinary history, and at the end… an incredible meal!

Filipino Class with Chef Clinton Nuyda

December 5th, 2023
4:30 pm — 7:30 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

We are elated to announce that Chef Clinton is coming back to the Provisions Kitchen! It’s been a few years and we have missed his incredible personality and passion for food. Just in time for the holidays, Chef Clinton will be teaching his favorite Filipino party dishes including Escabache (Pan Seared Mahi Mahi with Ginger […]

The Perfect Cookie Platter Cooking Class

December 11th, 2023
4:30 pm — 7:30 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

Learn how to make show-stopping holiday cookie platters! In this class, we will create a variety of festive treats including cookies, spiced nuts, bars, breads, and balls that are decadent while standing up to Kauai’s humid environment. We will also practice platter assembly… It is a bit of an art and takes some practice! Each […]

WAIMEA HEROES & ANCESTORS: Kūkona—Kaumualiʻi

Friday, January 19th, 2024
5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
Waimea Neighborhood Center Waimea
FREE

Come hear tales of heroic ancestors in Kona Moku, Waimea from the 14th century to Kaumualiʻi’s reign.  As a foreshadowing of Kamehameha’s unification of all islands, a Hawaiʻi island monarch, conquers each island, with the last intent being to take Kauaʻi.  With wisdom, strategy, a magic sword, and aid from his kahuna, Kūkona overpowers and […]

DRAWING ANCESTORS & HEROES

Saturday, January 20th, 2024
9:00 am — 12:00 pm
waimea high school Waimea

Using his stories and examples of hisown ancestors, Brook Kapūkuniahi Parkerwill offer technique, motivation and his own self-taught path to art to guide Middle & High school students to draw what they know and feel. Brook uses his own moʻokūʻauhau and paintings of ancestors to illustrate and enliven his stories and teaching. Beside his voluminous […]

Mastering Marmalade

Monday, January 29th, 2024
3:00 pm — 6:00 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

Join Master Preserver and Monkeypod Jam Founder, Aletha Thomas for an afternoon of preserving Kauai’s Winter Citrus. We will run through the steps required to make perfectly balanced and set marmalades using the island’s lemons, limes, and oranges. Home Canning safety will also be the focus of the afternoon. All the needed ingredients, recipes, and […]

Sauce Class with Chef Clinton Nuyda

Monday, February 12th, 2024
5:00 pm — 8:00 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

We are elated to announce Chef Clinton is coming back to the Provisions Kitchen! It’s been a few years and we have missed his incredible personality and passion for food. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Chef Clinton will teach his favorite sauces and pairings. This will be more of a demo-style class so guests […]

Youth Cookie Decorating Class

Monday, February 19th, 2024
10:00 am — 1:00 pm
Monkeypod Jam Lawai

Join Monkeypod Jam Founder, Aletha Thomas for a day of cookie decorating. We will focus on flooding designs using royal icing. Learn how to make royal icing and experiment with different flooding techniques used to create beautiful, seasonal cookies. All the needed ingredients, recipes, and tools will be prepared so we may dive into the […]

Kuʻu Home: Plants That Thrive at Pāʻulaʻula

Saturday, March 9th, 2024
8:30 am — 12:00 pm
Pāʻulaʻula State Park, Waimea Waimea
Free

Learn  How  Native Plants  Malama 'Āina & Kanaka Hawaiʻi Presenters will share past & current uses for plants & trees as medicinals, food & cultural practice.  Join us as we are inspired and begin to re-patriate natives at Pāʻulaʻula and  your own backyard. Mike DeMotta, Retired Curator of Native Living Plants Collections, NTBG His experience […]

Public Health Week 2024 at KDHO

Friday, April 5th, 2024
9:00 am — 1:00 pm
Kauai District Health Office Lihue
Free

Kauai residents and visitors are invited to come and celebrate National Public Health Week with us! Our programs employ 120+ individuals on Kauai in jobs from disabilities case managers, nurses, mental health professionals, food safety inspectors, epidemiologists, community health workers, microbiologists, and more. Learn about the wide variety of services and careers available in public […]

Italian Cooking Class

Monday, April 8th, 2024
5:00 pm — 8:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

In this class, we share recipes from one of our favorite regions... Italy! This will be more of a demo-style class allowing guests to focus on enjoying light conversation with an incredible meal. The menu includes Fresh Pasta, Focaccia, and Tiramisu. Please note that due to insurance, this is an alcohol-free event. Age Requirement: 18 […]

Introduction to Jam Making Class

Saturday, April 20th, 2024
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

Each Spring we host an Introduction to Jam-Making Class. We use fresh strawberries as our medium since they make such a nice, bright preserve. All areas of home canning safety will be covered along with the jam-making process from washing and hulling to testing for doneness to jarring and storing. This is a hands-on class […]

Afternoon Tea Cooking Class

Saturday, May 11th, 2024
8:00 am — 5:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

Just in time for Mother's Day! We are hosting one of our favorite classes... Afternoon Tea. Learn how to make the flakiest Scones, flavorful Tea Sandwiches, Chilled Spring Soup, Butter Mochi Tartletts, and Panna Cotta topped with Monkeypod Jam. After creating the dishes we will cozy up to proper Afternoon Tea. Aletha Thomas, the founder […]

Mango Cooking Class

Sunday, May 19th, 2024
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

Mango season is almost, just about, oh so close. In our mind's memory, we smell the intoxicating sweetness and feel the syrupy juice running down our forearms as we prep our favorite Rapozas for the Jam Pot. What will be taught - Mango Jam - Mango Pie Filling - How to safely can it for […]

Kaua‘i Songwriters Music Festival 2024

Friday, June 7th, 2024
10:00 am — 9:30 pm
Hilton Garden Inn Kauai at Wailua Bay Kapaa

The Kauai Songwriters Music Festival is a celebration of the art of songwriting. This year’s festival includes workshops for songwriters on Friday and Saturday followed by an evening concert on Saturday open to the public. Tickets to the concert are $35 in advance. The workshops are $80 and include a concert ticket.  https://www.zeffy.com/en-US/ticketing/ec6566a0-e92f-425d-8a10-528316334d56 Funded with […]

World Oceans Day Celebration in Hanapepe

Friday, June 7th, 2024
4:30 pm — 8:00 pm
Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church Hanapepe
Free

Storybook Children's Theatre presents a World Oceans Day Celebration Friday evening, June 7th at Storybook and the Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church.  Come & meet Serendipity & NaPali, Storybook's new Momma and Baby Killer Whales.  They're large, inflatable marine creatures created by Evelyn Roth of Festival Arts, Adelaide, Australia along with her bird costumes.  Kids & […]

French Macaron Class

Saturday, June 8th, 2024
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

Malina Lee of Sweet Grace Bakery is returning to her Kauai home to teach this hands-on class, diving into the romantic world of French Macarons. What will be taught - Perfecting and coloring Meringue - Piping techniques and tricks - Tempered Ganache - Luxurious Vanilla Bean Buttercream Everyone will have the opportunity to pipe meringue […]

Decorating Cookies Class – Flooding Techniques

Sunday, June 9th, 2024
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Cooking Kauai Lawai

Malina Lee of Sweet Grace Bakery is returning to her Kauai home to teach this hands-on class, sharing her Flooding and Transfer-making skills. the techniques taught may be used for a wide variety of cookie decorating themes. What will be taught - Cookie tips - Royal Icing creation and consistencies - Transfer making - Outlining […]