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FOODIEspace: Thanksgiving Cuisine

2019-11-13 17:00:00 2019-11-13 18:00:00 America/New_York FOODIEspace: Thanksgiving Cuisine Tower Road Branch

Wednesday, November 13
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-13 17:00:00 2019-11-13 18:00:00 America/New_York FOODIEspace: Thanksgiving Cuisine Learn how to make Thanksgiving dishes with Alexandra Fochi. Chef Alex will demo a Gluten-free “Corn Bread” Stuffing that is Paleo friendly. There will be a tasting of additional dishes. Tower Road Branch

Tower Road Branch

Meeting Room

Learn how to make Thanksgiving dishes with Alexandra Fochi. Chef Alex will demo a Gluten-free “Corn Bread” Stuffing that is Paleo friendly. There will be a tasting of additional dishes.

Chef Alex is very passionate about food and teaching. Born in Brazil and living in the U.S for 23 years, she has both a degree and career in Electrical Engineering and a second degree and career in the Culinary Arts. She is constantly improving her education and she recently moved to Florida with her husband. Chef Alex loves to travel and has been blessed to learn about local cuisine in many places. She has worked as a line cook, executive chef, catering chef, and taught cooking at several schools around the country, including the Le Cordon Bleu in Las Vegas, where she taught Nutrition among other disciplines.

Demo and Tasting Menu:

  • Gluten-free “Corn Bread” Stuffing (Paleo friendly) - Demo 
  • Not-Your-Ordinary Sweet Potato Casserole - Tasting
  • Blueberry-Vanilla Cranberry Sauce - Tasting 
  • Gluten-free Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies ( Paleo friendly) - Demo
  • Variation: Pumpkin Whoopie Pies (not Paleo) - Tasting

 

Tower Road Branch

Phone: 352-333-2840
Branch manager
Jodie Patterson

Hours
Mon, May 25 Closed
(Memorial Day Holiday)
Tue, May 26 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, May 27 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, May 28 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, May 29 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 30 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 31 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Tower Road Branch Library provides access to resources and services in Southwest Gainesville and surrounding areas.

Upcoming events

Canceled
Thu, May 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
U.S. Veterans, please join us to take part in leather crafts, woodworking, and other therapeutic craft kits.

Canceled
Thu, May 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tai Chi exercise series presented by Elder Options.

Canceled
Thu, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for an hour of playtime each week on either our Playstation 4 or Wii.

Canceled
Thu, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
ESOL Club This language-learning class is designed to present English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Join us to practice the... more
ESOL Club This language-learning class is designed to present English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Join us to practice the art of conversation in a casual, small group setting.

Canceled
Thu, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join Angel Wilson for an introductory class, Yoga for Beginners, Thursdays at 6:00 p.m.

Canceled
Fri, May 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Please join us for songs, rhymes and play time with your babies. This is a great opportunity for parents and caregivers to have bonding... more
Please join us for songs, rhymes and play time with your babies. This is a great opportunity for parents and caregivers to have bonding time with their little ones.

Canceled
Sat, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Want to get your child started learning a second language? Try Curious Chinese, a class designed for young children to begin learning... more
Want to get your child started learning a second language? Try Curious Chinese, a class designed for young children to begin learning the basics of the Chinese language.

Canceled
Mon, Jun 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for Music and Movement where you can jam out and dance to some fun songs with your little ones!

Canceled
Tue, Jun 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
This story time will introduce children to the library and rhythms of story time in a gentle, fun and enriching manner.

Canceled
Tue, Jun 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tai Chi exercise series presented by Elder Options.

Canceled
Wed, Jun 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Please join us for story time with songs, stories, rhymes and more! This program is perfect for preschoolers and toddlers!

Canceled
Wed, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The monthly book club meets on the first Wednesday afternoon of each month. All are welcome.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tai Chi exercise series presented by Elder Options.