Class Schedule

Welcome to Social – fun, informative, demonstration in-home cooking classes! Classes will be held at the residence of Adriene Rathbun at 158 N. Roosevelt.

To make a reservation, either email ( or call to reserve your spot: 316.990.4493. You will be penciled in, and your spot will be reserved once payment is received. Your payment is your reservation. Please RSVP no later than 2 days preceding the class.

Note that you may BYOW (bring your own wine). Feel free to bring some for you and your friends, or share and taste wines other people bring. We’ll provide the wine glasses. Cheers!

For a printable version of all the classes, click here: Social MarApr 14

Cash, check or credit card (via PayPal with a $2 additional fee) accepted. Class cost is $50 per class unless otherwise noted (includes demonstration, a meal and handout of recipes). Class size will be a maximum of 10 people.  Cancellations with full refunds will be accepted only within 24 hours of class. Thanks and I look forward to seeing you in class!



Early Spring 2014


Sunday, March 30th, 2 p.m.

Spring Pie

Bring your pie plate, rolling pin & get ready for a hands-on class to make your OWN pie! You’ll assemble and take home to bake. Fee is $50 for one pie and $65 for two pies.

- Key Lime Pie

- Chocolate Pecan Pie

- Fresh Strawberry Pie


Thursday, April 3rd, 6:15 p.m.

Vegetarian Fare

Get ready for a tasty vegetarian evening that’s savory and will leave you forgetting you didn’t eat meat!

- Kale, Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad

- Fancy Grilled Portobello Sandwich

- Yellow Tomato Gazpacho

- Peanut Butter Pretzel Cups


Thursday, April 10th, 6:15 p.m.

Private Class


Tuesday, April 15th, 6:15 p.m.

Gluten Free

By request – I’m hosting a Gluten Free class. Eating no or little wheat has health benefits (even if you don’t have an allergy!) so join us for a delicious dinner.

- Arugula Salad with Bacon Brittle

- Creamy Cauliflower Soup

- Mushroom Stuffed Chicken

- Super Fudge Brownies



Thursday, April 17th, 6:15 p.m.

Party on the Patio

Always a quick-to-sell-out class – let’s party on the patio! Actually it’s fun foods so you can host your own party and have time to actually party yourself instead of slaving away in the kitchen.

- Gazpacho

- Asparagus & Snow Pea Salad with Pepitas

- Beef Kabobs with Chimmichurri

- Broccoli Slaw with Cilantro & Garlic

- Palomas (tequila drink!)


Tuesday, April 22nd, 6:15 p.m.

Lebanese Mezza

Learn some Lebanese small plates at this class. Delicious food that can be enjoyed as appetizers in smaller portions or as a meal.

- Veggie Hummus Shawarma

- Lebanese Potato Salad

- Halloumi with Mint & Garlic

- Grapeleave Rolls


Friday, April 25th, 6:15 p.m.

Private Class


Tuesday, April 29th, 6:15 p.m.

Cinco de Mayo

A menu full of Mexican favorites in time for you to have a few friends for your own fiesta on Cinco de Mayo.

- Espinaca & Chips (Spinach White Cheese dip)

- Black Beans & Rice

- Empanadas

- Quesadillas

- Perfect Margarita


Tuesday, May 6th, 6:15 p.m.

Party on the Patio

Always a quick-to-sell-out class – let’s party on the patio! Actually it’s fun foods so you can host your own party and have time to actually party yourself instead of slaving away in the kitchen.

- Gazpacho

- Asparagus & Snow Pea Salad with Pepitas

- Beef Kabobs with Chimmichurri

- Broccoli Slaw with Cilantro & Garlic

- Palomas (tequila drink!)


Thank you for visiting Social! Looking forward to seeing you in the kitchen for class.




29 Responses to “Class Schedule”

  1. Linda Kice says:

    Thanks Adrienne for the schedule!! I’m wondering if I cant’ make a class, would you sell the recipes?? I’d be willing to pay for them (added income for you!). I’d be most interested in the chocolate chip cookie recipe coming up this week.

    Talk to you soon!! Linda Kice (Marilyn Kuhlman’s friend)

  2. arathbun says:

    Hi Linda! Yes, I’d be willing to do that. I will send you an email. :) Hope you get to come to another class though – I really enjoyed meeting you!

  3. Marilyn Kuhlman says:

    Adrienne, We are leaving for California Wednesday, so I will be gone for Leb
    class and Michael 2!!! darn!!!!!!Will be back Feb 1st. Put me down for the Feb 10th class, we are leaving again mid February, so better not commit~~ Could you have a Michael 3 and a Leb 2 for me??? Tell Michael HI! Love you, Marilyn

  4. arathbun says:

    Marilyn, ENJOY your stay in California! Well, we can do repeats of those classes later. And I WILL put you down for Feb. 10th class. Glad you can make it to one. Also, I do not have your daughter’s email. Do you mind giving it to me? Thought she might be interested in some of the new classes! Love you too! A

  5. Jan Roth says:

    Love this link, Adriene! I’m getting another carload from Topeka to come for your Lebanese Feast on Jan 20. Do you have room for 4 of us? We’ll hope for good weather. . . Happy cooking! Jan

  6. arathbun says:

    Hi Jan! Thanks! :) Yes, I have room for 4 of you. Class is full after your crew. Can’t wait to see you again! Adriene

  7. Linda Kabler says:

    Please sign me up for Feb. 3rd Super Bowl!!!! Thanks.

  8. Karin says:

    Adriene, sign me and Linda up for the Feb 3 class. And I am bringing my friend Brent — this is his birthday treat!

  9. Linda Kabler says:

    Hi Adriene — Do you have room in the Feb. 3rd class for one more? If so, my sister-in-law would like to come – Janet Kabler. Let me know – thanks!!!

  10. arathbun says:

    Linda, I will put your sister-in-law down! Thanks for bringing her!

  11. andywomyn says:

    Adriene – Does your St. Pat’s Day class have any openings?

  12. Anne Kelley says:

    Hi Adriene,
    Your class schedule sounds FABULOUS!!! Kari forwarded it to me. I wish I was closer I’d love to sign up!! She and Jim really enjoyed spending the weekend with you. She said your pizza was delicious! Hey, that isn’t,by chance, the famous Kelley margarita your serving up??
    Good luck with your classes!
    Anne Kelley

  13. arathbun says:

    Hi Anne!

    Thanks for visiting! Wish you were closer, too. I told Kari to send you my class handouts (I emailed them to her). I think you’d enjoy some of the recipes. And, YES, it is the famous Kelley margarita for Cinco de Mayo! :)

    Hope to see you soon!


  14. Dee Dunlap says:

    Hi Adriene – do you have two spots left for Party on the Patio II – June 22 or 24 both work for us. Let me know, looking forward to another class!

  15. Amy White says:

    How do I sign up for a class (or two!)?

  16. arathbun says:

    Hi Amy,

    Feel free to call me 990-4493 to RSVP.

    Looking forward to meeting you!

  17. Pam Taverner says:

    I am headed for PayPal to try to figure out how to send you the money for Tanya’s Tapas class on July 9. Amy White reserved two spaces for that class, and I am her 2nd person. I hope this gets to you okay.

  18. Janet says:

    Do you have any openings for your July 9th class with Tanya?

  19. michelle ballard says:

    Please enroll me in the August 7th class. Thank you…email me and I will send you a check, Michelle Ballard

  20. Looking into my schd. to take one of your classes.
    Sounds devine…and I am salivating as I write this!!

  21. Suzanna says:

    Anxious to see the September class schedule! Trying to coordinate with friend who is traveling to get to one of your classes; looks like it may be Sept. at earliest, so I’ll be on the lookout for new class schedule. Thanks!

  22. Michelle Ballard says:

    The Tapa’s class was wondedrful. Loved all the recipes. Thank you for providing your beautiful home, and a big thanks to Tanya for her delicious creative cooking. Hope to see you soon…M

  23. Holly says:

    Adriene, Thanks for the grace last night. Is there still room in the Moroccan class on the 26th? And I would love the handouts!

  24. Jan Wilson says:

    I am going to study the schedule and check my calendar and book something soon. Looks good. Hope to brings some friends.

  25. arathbun says:

    Would love to have you anytime, Jan! If you see a menu you want and want me to do a special class for you and friends, I would be more than happy to! Hope all is well!

  26. Alison Brookins says:

    I have a gift certificate to attend a class. Do you have openings in the Chinese class on February 18? A friend wants to come with me. Does she need to pay ahead of time? Thanks! Looking forward to It!

  27. arathbun says:

    Hi Allison,

    Yes, I have a couple of openings for the Chinese class. I will put you and your friend down. She can drop a check in the mail in the next week or so. Just so I get it before class. Thanks so much and I look forward to meeting you!

  28. Hope says:

    I am interested in coming to a class this fall, but every time I click on the link, it just takes me to the summer classes. Can you tell me what you’re offering in the next couple months?

  29. arathbun says:

    Hi Hope! I’m working on a Fall schedule and will post it this week. I look forward to meeting you! Thanks for your interest!

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