Island chefs and healthy cooking experts soon will be offering classes through Adult and Community Education (ACE MV).

On Jan. 25 MJ Delekta, director of the Sacred Circle of Yoga, will be teaching The Yoga of Food Cooking Workshop.

On Feb. 2 especially (but not exclusively) for Valentine’s Day, Christian Thornton, owner and chef of Atria Restaurant, will be guiding would-be lovers of all ages to cook a simple dinner for those you love, a meal sure to impress with minimal time in the kitchen.

In March and April chefs Jan Buhrman, Marvin Jones and Eniko Delisle will be sharing secrets of healthy and pleasurable ways to approach cooking of Indian cuisine, Latin American delights and the art of cake decorating.

Preregistration online is strongly encouraged. Registration, catalogs, gift certificates and information about free events, spring courses and international volunteer travel are online at For more information, call 508-693-1033, extension 240, or e-mail