Adult Arts and Enrichment


Cooking Classes

Sick of eating the same old thing? Take a modern look at eating green. Sample salads, veggies, and homemade dressing. Learn some fun tips and techniques to make your desserts even more special. You will also learn different types of knives, cookware, and tips for cooking.


  • Session 01: $40 R, $50 NR
  • Session 02: $55 R, $65 NR
  • Sessions 03, 04: $45 R, $55 NR

Instructor: Chef Ellen
Location: Rec Center – Multi-Purpose Rm 1



Ever wanted to learn how to compost in your backyard? Have you tried and experienced some trouble? Join West U resident Steve Stelzer, who has successfully composted in his backyard for 15 years and who has facilitated a STAR Master Composter training course for the City of Houston. This class will give you the confidence to succeed in your own backyard composting.

Fees: Free for West U Residents, $10 NR
Instructor: Steve Stelzer
Location: Scout House