Hoping to broaden your cooking skills? Whole Foods Market (3761 State St.) will host a slew of hands-on food demo workshops this week, open to all Santa Barbarans with an interest in culinary arts. The following are just a few events from the exciting demonstration lineup:
• Local Catch: Cooking demo using recipes that call for sustainable seafood from area waters. (Fri., Oct. 8, 4-6pm.)
• Fall Comforts: Learn how to make black bean buffalo chili and polenta muffins. (Tue., Oct. 12, noon-2pm.)
• All Things Lemon: Sample and learn to cook a variety of artificial ingredient-free lemon products, such as sorbet, wafers, and more. (Thu., Oct. 14, noon-2pm.)
Workshops are free and will continue throughout the month, visit independent.com/events for a full schedule or call 837-6959 for more info.