Les Dames d'Escoffier Chicago

Category: Chicago Chapter News

A Few Words from Legacy Award Winner Melanee Peers

Melanee Peers is the recipient of the 2010 Legacy Award. “Final Words” is her last posting on her Chicago experience. Final Words… Les Dames d’Escoffier Legacy Award 2010 Posted on October 13, 2010 by melanee Without further delay I wanted…

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Apple Pie Baking 2010

Enjoy a few photos from the recent Apple Pie Baking at Now We’re Cookin. Dame Sophia Solomon reports “The apple-picking was great fun. It was a small group of 14 children, one parent, Javier, and Linda Pierce and me. It…

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Nettlehorst School Gets New Kitchen

Dame Lois Levine brings to our attention the new community kitchen Nate Berkus redesigned for the Nettlehorst Elementary School . Click here to see NBC’s clip of what he did. As always, be prepared to watch a short ad before…

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Field Trip for MBGC (aka the boys & girls club)

Twenty-six McCormick Boys and Girls Club students arrived at the Farm In The Zoo on Wednesday, July 28 at 10:30 and divided into two groups. One group visited the Edible Garden in the farm area of the zoo and were…

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Ravinia, 2010 Summer Fun

The rain kept its distance allowing 14 dames and guests to enjoy a night under the stars dining on picnic fare and listening to Arrival, the Swedish cover band who performed the music of ABBA at the 13th annual Dames…

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