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Culinary Center

Coming Winter 2023!

Teaching Kitchen

Teaching Kitchen

The teaching and demonstration kitchen is home to MCPL’s culinary literacy programming. We feature programs for all ages that teach practical kitchen skills, cooking techniques, food STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), nutrition, foodways, food culture, world cuisine, and more. 

Commercial Kitchens for Small Business

Commercial Kitchens for Small Business

MCPL’s Culinary Incubator Program provides affordable, flexible, and commercially licensed kitchens for startup food business to rent. No need to start completely from scratch, the Culinary Center team will help startups navigate the process of launching a food business including regulations, financial planning, and business plan development.

Apply To Be a Presenter

Apply To Be a Presenter

We are looking for talented, engaging, knowledgeable culinary experts who love to teach. Individuals and organizations with the chops to share their expertise can apply to be one of our expert presenters.

If you want to learn more, follow the link for our presenter FAQs (PDF, 155KB).

Visit Us!

Visit Us!

8581 N. Green Hills Rd.
Kansas City, MO  64154
(816)800-9503
Located at the Green Hills Library Center

Culinary Center Director: Xander Winkel
culinary@mymcpl.org

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