Join our vibrant community by attending A Taste of African Heritage classes near you! Browse the directory below (listed in alphabetical order by state and then by city), and then contact the instructor in order to register for a class. We are continually updating our class offerings, so please check back if there is nothing near you at the moment. 

If you’d like your community to host or participate in A Taste of African Heritage, feel free to contact Paola Garza so we’ll be aware of your interest. Or consider teaching a class yourself! We are always looking for passionate, new instructors, so we invite you to become a certified ATOAH volunteer teacher. If you are interested, please complete our Teacher Signup Form and we will be in touch shortly. 

Class Directory

Instructor Class Site When Class fee (if any) Open to the public?
Liesha Barnett
Barnett Community Wellness Center
Stockton , CA 95207
2018-11-01 - 2018-12-13
Thursdays 6-8pm *No class on Thursday November 22nd Thanksgiving Day
$40 Yes
Angela McNelly
Tower Road Branch Library
3020 SW 75th St, Gainesville, FL 32608
2019-02-06 - 2019-03-13
Wednesdays, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Free Yes
Chidimma Ihenacho
West Broad YMCA - Children and Adults
Savannah , GA 31401
2018-10-18 - 2018-11-15
Thursday 3-5pm
None Yes
Kris De la Torre or (723) 224-9229
Urban Garden Lab
66 East Randolph , IL 60601
2018-03-13 - 2019-12-10
Monday through Fridays, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Brenda Atchison
Boston Public Market
100 Hanover St, Boston , MA 02108
2018-09-24 - 2018-09-24
Monday, 11:30-1:00 pm (one-time demonstration as part of "What Unites Us" series)
Kyra James
Bowdoin Street Health Center
Dorchester, MA 02122
2018-10-18 - 2018-11-29
Thursdays, 6-7pm
Brenda Atchison
Roxbury YMCA
Roxbury, MA 02119
2018-10-02 - 2018-11-06
Tuesday: 10:30 AM - 12:30
Sorry, class full
Madea Allen
Manna Food Center
33 University Boulevard East, MD 20901
2018-10-09 - 2018-11-08
Tuesdays, 2-4 pm
Adam Bricketto and Tricia Yeo
856-662-4884 x139
Pennsauken United Methodist Church
Pennsauken, NJ 08109
2019-01-09 - 2019-01-25
Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am-12pm
none No
Marquita Speed
Saint Matthew Recreation Center
Williamstown, NJ 08094
2018-10-09 - 2018-11-13
Tuesdays, 11:15am-1:15pm