AUGUSTA — Taste of Home’s Culinary Specialist Amy Zarichnak will be featured at the Taste of Home Cooking School set for 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Augusta Civic Center. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. for the vendor expo, early entrance for VIP ticket holders is 3:30 p.m.

Zarichnak will share home cooking tips and tricks while demonstrating step-by-step recipes. This season’s event is brought to central Maine by the Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel. Major sponsor for this year’s event is MaineGeneral Health. Stage sponsors include: Fortin’s Home Furnishings, Steve’s Appliance, Hammond Lumber and Hannaford Supermarkets.

Attendees will receive a gift bag including the Taste of Home Cooking School magazine. This magazine includes recipes featured during the program, along with many more, as well as coupons and other goodies from participating national food companies and local businesses and sponsors. Some attendees will go home with an exciting door prize or one of the tasty recipes created onstage that night.

Tickets cost $45 VIP, $25 premium, $15 general admission. For tickets and more information, visit and click on Taste of Home Cooking School.

Booth space is available. If you are interested, please contact our advertising department at 861-9155 for further information.

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