Ashland University Schedules Summer Young Chef Camp

Ashland University Schedules Summer Young Chef Camp

Is your dream to become a chef? Do you love to cook? Come join Ashland University’s talented team of chefs for AU’s fifth annual Young Chef Camp. Learn the essential skills such as knife handling, sanitation and food handling rules as well as cooking techniques.

The camp takes place in the John C. Myers Convocation Center kitchen this summer on June 5 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and June 6 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with the instruction centered on making sweet or savory crepes, fresh pasta, fresh salsa, dips and chips as well as an interactive learning experience identifying herbs and produce.

The camp is open for students ages 8 to 15, with the cost of the camp at $40 per person per event. Be sure to sign up today as limited space is available.

For more information regarding the camp or to sign up now, visit or call Fred Geib, general manager of dining operations, at 419-289-5768.

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2018, is a mid-sized, comprehensive private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Religiously affiliated with the Brethren Church, Ashland University ( deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###