Cooking Class: Easy Chinese Dumplings For Chinese Lunar New Year

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  • 01/22/2023
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

It’s the Chinese Lunar New Year! This cooking class will show you how easy it is to make authentic Chinese style vegetable and meat dumplings (fried and steamed).  After we make the dumplings we’ll sit and eat!  We will also make extra dumplings for the homeless shelter that night.

What to Expect:

  • Your instructor will take you from start to finish the process of making dumplings including folding techniques.
  • During the process the group will have opportunities to ask questions as well as socialize.
  • After we have cooked the dumplings we will sit and eat.
  • The class takes place in the kitchen of the homeless shelter we volunteer at.

Cost:  $40 General Members / $30 Lifetime VIP Members (includes: class and dumplings and tea)

The Instructor: Dave Cervini (NYSN Founder) studied culinary arts at the New School and Peter Kumps and served as a sous-chef at hundreds of cooking classes.

Can I attend alone?

Right now, 98% of those participating attend alone. We are limited to 10 participants.

Dress Code:

Just keep in neat.


Email Dave Cervini at or call 212.873.2256, M-F 10am to 4pm.

Nonrefundable unless canceled.


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Illness Protocols/Refunds
In accordance with current city and state protocols vaccination status or masks are not mandatory for this event.  However, we do ask that participants act in a responsible manner and do not attend if feeling ill, showing symptoms or have been recently exposed to any of the current illnesses..  Mask wearing is optional unless the venue or city has mandated that.  Everyone should respect the comfort levels of others as we transition into this next phase of socializing.

This event is nonrefundable unless canceled.  If you have tested positive for Covid or are sick with any ailment  that prohibits you from attending, we will do our best to provide you with credits for select future events with a copy of your positive test results or doctor’s note. Credits may or may not equal the cost of the event missed and may only be applied to events selected by NYSN.


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