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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s

Culinary Schools

Lane Community College (LCC) offers certificate programs through its Culinary Arts and Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Management department. Curriculum supports careers as chefs, food service managers, food prep supervisors and managers, restaurant cooks and production bakers. LCC also offers a Career Pathways Certificate Program in Baking and Pastry; Restaurant Ownership; and Meeting, Conventions and Special Events Management.


Other Schools & Classes

Oregon State University offers a Lane County Extension Service Master Food Preserver Program at various locations in Eugene. Periodic courses include exciting options including making soft cheeses, homemade condiments, pickling, canning and baking. Food safety guidelines and tips are also available via a free online library.

In Eugene there are three gourmet kitchen stores with demonstration kitchens, Provisions Market Hall and Pepperberries. Occasionally they host guest chefs or offer cooking classes. Local star cater Heidi Tunnell from Creswell Bakery is also another good resource.