Passing on Black Cultural Food Traditions to Future Generations


Learn a recipe tradition from a local Black “Grandma”


Share your cooking traditions with the next generation


Enjoy a meal featuring produce from local Black Farmers

Register for the Upcoming Grandma's Hands Event

Families will receive:


  • A complete family meal for the evening featuring produce from local Black farmers
  • A “Featured Dish” Kit: all the ingredients for preparing the featured dish of the evening
  • A stipend for participation and feedback
  • Resources: Family food activities, nutrition information, community resources

Rockwood Community Cooking Demonstration & Dinner Event
October 17
5:00 - 7:00 PM

Click Zoom link below to join the online cooking demonstration.

Live too far away to pick up an event food kit?

You can still join us in the spirit of community
Get the ingredients for the featured dish

Download October Featured Recipe here.

Join the Live Cooking Event on October 17 to See How to Make the Dish

Grandma's Hands October Recipe

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Upcoming Grandma's Hands Events
October 17th    5:00 PM
November 21st    5:00 PM
December 19th    5:00 PM

For more information about the Grandma's Hands program, contact Chuck Smith

503-502-2965 or