Events and Classes
Baking Classes, at Sweet Maria’s, The Kitchen at Middlebury Consignment and The Silo
Spend a sweet evening or afternoon with Maria and staff and learn how to bake and decorate cakes and cookies. You’ll learn tips from the pros and get the recipes and samples for take-home.
Sweet Maria’s, Waterbury Connecticut
Hands-On Cake Decorating Class
Our most popular class! Join Maria for a demonstration on how to assemble and decorate a buttercream layer cake. Then, each student will have the opportunity to ice and decorate their own cake. We provide the cake, frosting, tools and expertise to have you decorating like a pro. Cake and recipes for take home.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 , 6 :30 pm $ 75.00
class limited to 12.
Kid’s Valentine Cookie and Cupcake Workshop
A fun kid’s class! We’ll supply the cookie dough, and kids will create a heart-shaped candy-studded treat. Plus, they’ll get to decorate cupcakes and bring home their creations and recipes.
Saturday, February 9, 2013, 2:30 pm, $ 25.00
POSTPONED due to storm to Saturday, February 16,2013 .
class limited to 15.
Cupcake Mania at Sweet Maria’s
Learn how to bake, fill and decorate cupcakes with the pros! In this hands-on class you’ll use buttercream frosting, rolled fondant, marzipan and ganache. Get creative ideas on decorating and take home your creations and recipes.
Thursday, February 21, 2013, 6:30 pm $ 75.00
Class limited to 12.
Bake up a delicious spring season with our Easter sweets class. You’ll learn how to bake a traditional Italian Rice Pie, a classic Lemon Tart, Fresh Fruit Tarts and Bunny, Sheep and Chick Cupcakes. This class is part demonstration and part hands-on. Sweets and recipes for take home.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 6:30 pm $75.00
Class limited to 12.
Middlebury Consignment, Middlebury, Connecticut
Join Maria and staff at this state-of-the-art kitchen. Join us for Italian Dessert Favorites, Thursday, February 28, 2013 and an Easter Baking Class on Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
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The Silo, New Milford, Connecticut
Maria’s back at The Silo for an amazing Cupcake Workshop. Visit one of the state’s best kept secrets… and learn how to bake and decorate cupcakes from the pros at Sweet Maria’s.
Sunday, March 10, 2013.
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20th Annual Chocolate Lovers Expo
Don’t miss this classic event that showcases the areas best chocolate makers! Make plans to attend this year’s event, Sunday, February 3, 2013, 11 am til 3 pm at the Crowne Plaza Hotel , Southbury, Connecticut. A great day of sampling and Valentine shopping all to benefit Greater Waterbury Easter Seals. For adult tickets, $ 20.00 in advance, $ 25.00 at the door, Children ages 5-12, $5.00. Tickets available at Sweet Maria’s or directly through Easter Seals. (203) 754-5141 x 251.
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