16 June 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST


Celebrating Juneteenth 2023 with Sharon Graves from BLVD Kitchen

In honor of Juneteenth 2023, join Chef Sharon Graves of BLVD Kitchen for an interactive cooking demo and discussion. We'll be making her famous Heritage Skillet Cornbread with Maple Butter. In addition to getting expert step-by-step tips for making this delicious recipe for your own family celebrations, you will also learn the fascinating backstory of this Soul food staple, from its ancient roots to its current day importance in African American culinary culture. Chef Sharon will also share a bonus recipe for the best fresh lemonade you've ever tasted!

About your Chef:
Chef Sharon Graves – Sharon, an award-winning baker and entrepreneur, is the founder and proprietor of BLVD Kitchen, a unique neighborhood cooking space in Los Angeles, and Mom in the Mail, an online purveyor of delicious homemade care packages. Her cookies and pies have won accolades from press and devoted customers alike, and through BLVD Kitchen, she has also mentored and helped launch other women and minority-led food businesses in Southern California. She and her team successfully took their unique cooking community virtual during the pandemic, and now offer fully interactive online culinary experiences to clients across the country.

Registration information
Event is open to: HBA Members and CSL employees only
Space is limited! Be sure to register ASAP!

Event Sponsor


Regular Registration$5.00 / €5.00 
Sponsor Employee Registration$5.00 / €5.00$5.00 / €5.00

Members receive up to 50 percent discount

Event Policies

Photography Policy
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COVID-19 Policy
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By registering for this event, I fully understand that my participation in the program is purely voluntary. I desire to participate and agree to act reasonably and prudently under the circumstances. I further understand that any HBA volunteers participating in the activity will act individually and will not represent the HBA. As a condition to my participation the activity, I waive and release the HBA and their officers, employees, and agents from any claim that I may have for any damage to property or injury to my person that may result in whole or in part from my participation.

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