Vegas PBS invites you to celebrate “America Test Kitchen’s” 20th anniversary with celebrity hosts Elle Simone and Dan Souza. The hosts will hold a special cooking demonstration at the Vegas PBS Educational Technology Campus on Friday, October 18, 2019, a student-only experience at Southwest Career and Technical Academy, and a free public event at the Las Vegas Book Festival on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Media is encouraged to attend.
Vegas PBS Cooking Demonstration
A cooking demonstration, Q&A and photo opportunity will be held Friday, October 18, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Vegas PBS Educational Technology Campus, 3050 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89121. Those interested can attend with a $40 donation to support public television. For more details about this event, visit VegasPBS.org/tickets.
CCSD Student Event (Not open to the public)
Over 50 culinary students will attend a meet and greet and Q&A with the celebrity chefs at Southwest Career and Technical Academy 7050 W. Shelbourne Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89113 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Las Vegas Book Festival
Beginning at 11 a.m., the America’s Test Kitchen hosts will conduct a free cooking demonstration, Q&A, and book signing in the auditorium of the Historic 5th Street School, 401 S. 4th St., Suite 180, Las Vegas, NV 89101.
These events are made possible with support from our generous sponsors: Findlay Lincoln; Marydean Martin & Charlie Silvestri; Shawna Waldman of Raymond James Financial Services; National University; University of Nevada, Reno Extension College of Agriculture, Bio Technology and Natural Resources; Las Vegas National Golf Club; Las Vegas Book Festival; and Caesars Entertainment.
About Vegas PBS
Dedicated to enriching lives in Southern Nevada, Vegas PBS uses television and other technologies to educate and empower individuals and to amplify the effectiveness of community organizations. Vegas PBS Channel 10 is one of America’s most-watched PBS stations and offers five unique secondary channels: Create, VEGAS PBS KIDS, Worldview, Rewind and Jackpot! Vegas PBS also collaborates with strategic partners to create content that examines current and historic regional issues.
Vegas PBS provides outreach programs to assist students of any age, from childhood through adulthood; professional development services for teachers; literacy and health workshops for families; educational materials for the deaf, hard of hearing, blind or vision impaired; and 24/7 online access to content via an array of devices and media.
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