​​Upcoming Kids' Cooking Classes:

Monday March 27 from 4-6p

Kids in the Kitchen with PREP Staff

​$65  ENROLL

​Chinese Chicken Salad, Pork and Scallion Dim Sum Dumplings, Vanilla Cupcakes w/Lemongrass Scent Icing


Monday April 10 from 4-6p
Parents and Kids Cook with PREP Staff
$89 for Pair   ENROLL

Chopped Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette, Garlic Cheese Bread, Grilled Steak with Butter and Fresh Herb Pistou, Tomatoes  Baked wBread Crumbs + Parmesan

Monday April 17 thru Thursday April 20

PREP's Spring Break Kids Cooking Camp


More fun than kids should be allowed!!

>>>more info and enroll

Sunday April 23 from 2-4p
Parents and Kids Cook with PREP Staff
$89 for Pair   ENROLL

Caesar Salad Pizzas, Asian Beef Stirfry with Broccoli, Apple Turnovers with Vanilla Icing

Thursday April 27 from 4-6p
Parents and Kids Cook with PREP Staff

$89 for Pair   ENROLL

​Chinese Chicken Salad, Pork and Scallion Dim Sum Dumplings, Vanilla Cupcakes Lemony Icing

PREP's Kids' Classes are not like other kids classes where they pass around a bowl and a whisk and  each kid gets to take turns stirring.  Nooooo.  At PREP, kids make EVERYTHING  from scratch from handmade pasta to salads to French macarons -- whatever  is on our menu - the kids make it!   And at PREP, kids learn kitchen safety, ingredients and knife skills as well.  By the end of a PREP Kids' Cooking Class, your little chef will be chopping parsley like pepper flakes and wanting to come back for more!

Kids Summer Cooking Camps

PREP's Kids Summer Cooking Camps are,

if we may say so ourselves -- just the bomb!

In our camps, kids get to learn, experiment and be adventurous in a low discipline, low rules learning environment where learning comes by doing. Our seasoned staff provides examples of tasks and then lets the kids do the work!  At PREP kids learn to cook by doing and by making mistakes and fixing them and by trying new things and improving on them. Essential cooking tasks like cutting and measuring and kneading and shaping and mixing and fixing and tasting are performed regularly by the kids.  And kids never cease to amaze us how capable and creative they are in the kitchen.

Now in our 11th year, PREP's Summer Kids Cooking Camps run Mondays thru Thursdays from June thru August.      >>>more info

Kids Classes

Hold your child's next party at PREP!

Your little darling can be executive chef for the day by picking the guest list, the menu, the desserts, the music and calling all the shots.

  • 100% Hands-On Cooking
  • Kids Make Everything!
  • Everything Made from Scratch

Kids' parties last 2 1/2 hours and kids make 3 recipes of their choosing (or our experienced party planners can suggest a perfect menu for you).

At PREP's Kids' Cooking Parties, we guarantee more fun than should be allowed!

See our General Info Menus and Pricing  or call our store at 562.430.1217 for info...


PREP Kitchen Essentials

12207 Seal Beach Blvd, Seal Beach CA  90740


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Kids Parties