Published: Aug 27, 2014 7:42 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 27, 2014 10:46 AM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - If your young one has ever had dreams of being a five star chef or just wants to help out in the kitchen, now is the chance to show them the ropes.

The Bill Austen Youth Center is hosting a series of cooking classes through October, to inspire the next generation of culinary pros.

"Kids in the Kitchen" will teach children how to prepare healthy international meals including drinks, entrees and desserts. The hands on class will also teach children cooking and kitchen safety, they'll even prepare their own cookbook.

Classes run every Wednesday, starting August 27th to October 1st, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Cost for the class is $25, call 239-242-3950 to sign up your future chef.

The Bill Austen Youth Center is located at 315 S.W. 2nd Avenue in Cape Coral.