cookbook Archives

  • This week the Mediation Center and Crown Heights Jewish Community Council celebrated the accomplishments of the young women in the Youth Entrepreneurship Program with a graduation ceremony and book launch party for the cookbook they created, Crown Heights is Cookin’.  The young women, from diverse backgrounds themselves, interviewed and photographed a diverse group of Crown […]

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  • Last Saturday, St. Johns Place was abuzz with the sights and smells of healthy eating for our Leadership Training Institute’s Eat Healthy/Eat Local Fair at St. Gregory’s Roman Catholic Church. The fair featured a variety of vendors, including hydroponic gardening from Boswyck Farms, free yoga, pilates, and qi gong classes from Force and Flow Fitness […]

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  • Yesterday the young women in our Youth Entrepreneurship Program conducted an interview with Lillian Jackson, a community member and wonderful cook, to kick off the oral history interviews for their cookbook project. This program is a collaboration between the Mediation Center and the Crown Heights Jewish Community Council. Ms. Jackson captivated the group with stories […]

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