Let’s Eat! – Community Cookbooks of the Matheson

Press release from Matheson History Museum

Thursday, April 29, 2021
7pm – Free Virtual Program

Join Curator of Collections Kaitlyn Hof-Mahoney and friend of the Matheson Katie Kelly on Thursday, April 29th, for “Let’s Eat! Community Cookbooks of the Matheson.” This free, virtual program will feature Kaitlyn and Katie giving a cooking demonstration of recipes from a few of the many Florida cookbooks in the Matheson’s collection. The Matheson’s collection contains over 150 cookbooks ranging in years from 1940 to 2010!

Registrants will receive a copy of the recipes prior to the program and are welcome to cook along with Kaitlyn and Katie. They will also discuss some of the many community organizations that published these cookbooks as well as how cooking and recipes have changed over the years.

Registration is free via Zoom Webinar: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN GBzbX2zHRlmZMJyENfM2Rw
The program will also be streamed live via the Matheson’s Facebook page.

This program is sponsored in part by Visit Gainesville/Alachua County, FL and by the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council of the Arts and Culture, and the State of Florida.