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SUMMER BOOK CLUB~ For cooks who want to cook without burning the house down!

  • Jul 29, 2012 · 1:00 PM
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Hi Cooking Chicks!

Joins us for this fun summer book club read! Probably something we can all relate too! Announcing our book APRON ANXIETY ~ A story of one woman finding herself in the kitchen and all the fun and craziness that comes with learning how to cook! You won't want to miss this easy fun read!


Apron Anxiety: My Messy Affairs In and Out of the Kitchen



1. All attendees purchase/check out their book either at the library or purchase online

2. We read the book at your own pace

3. Meet to discuss the book and make dishes to share and pass that inspired us from that book! :  Feel free to create a recipe that INSPIRE YOU!! Get challenged and inspired to cook!

4. Event fee goes towards providing serving supplies and utensils for the group to use so the host does not need to worry about it!

Our book club was so successful in 2011 TimeOut Chicago featured us in their June 2011 issue - check it out at:

We look forward to sharing AMAZING eats and a fun discussion about the books!



Kelly (your host)

The Cooking Chicks


FOOD ALLERGIES: We all love food and eating so we hope that's why you joined us !  However, please note if you have a food allergy when signing up for this event you agree to take on the full responsibility of knowing what you can and cannot eat. All guests are responsible for inquiring what is in the food & if there are sensitivities prior to sign up and when at the event. The Cooking Chicks assume no responsibility on food allergies or reactions to food allergies. Thank you

*EVENT REFUND POLICY: We are so excited to have you a part of our community! To keep the integrity of our events and those who put many hours of organizer time in to ensure there is enough food and to prep dishes in advance it is our event policy that there are no refunds after sign up so please ensure you can attend prior to signing up. A 100% refund or choice of a credit will be given if the event is canceled or rescheduled. We will notify all RSVP'd attendees of the address 2-3 times before the event. Please note it is the responsibility of the attendee to check their email for event instructions. The organizer is also reachable with any questions! Thank you.

*EVENT FEES: We're growing and want to make sure you have an amazing Cooking Chicks event experience that are well planned and affordable so our fees for events may vary. The Cooking Chicks events create a unique experience for women to bond and network over food! Your event fee goes towards purchase of event supplies and hosting kit, Ingredients, Room Fees (where applicable), MeetUp fees, Paypal fees, Organizer Time, Create accountability to hold your spot for an event and/or in some cases Payment to vendors for their services and event experiences they provide to us. Any Cooking Chick who hosts an event will have the event fee waived as a thank you for hosting and all supplies for that event are provided to the host. Any out of pocket costs are reimbursed (minus any alcohol expense which is BYOB) out of fees collected. Thank you.

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  • Morgan A.

    i love the book club! it's such a great excuse to read a book and eat some good food! i can't wait for next month!

    July 30, 2012

  • Vanessa M.

    Thanks to Morgan for hosting! Great place and that amazing basil beverage was to die for!! :)

    July 30, 2012

  • Emily

    Hi Kelly. I would love to borrow your copy. My e-mail is [masked] so I can figure out how to pick it up.

    July 21, 2012

  • Kelly

    I read it awhile so so you are welcome to borrow mine.

    July 18, 2012

  • Emily

    Hi everyone! This is my first time participating and I am excited! Just wondering if anyone has a copy I can borrow? I am really short on $$ right now and would love to borrow a copy. Thought I'd ask before I bought it.

    July 18, 2012

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