The Minden Community Kitchen and the John Howard Society have partnered together to teach children how to have a healthy future.

The free program offers cooking lessons for nutritious snacks and meals.

Emma Gillium is in the program and says she has learned a lot.

Gillium says she has also learned how to measure food.

Organizer Susan McClean says they have had a great turn out and have been taking names for the next class.

Anyone who is interested can call Susan at 705-887-7084.