WINSTED, MN – “Friends in the Kitchen” monthly cooking classes teach and encourage eating healthy on a tight budget. The classes feature one-pot meals. The program is open to anyone in the area age 55 or older. The next class is Thursday, Oct. 11 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Winsted. The free classes are 1.5 hours long and teach three recipes each session. Participants will taste each of the recipes presented, receive recipe packets, shopping tips, and suggestions for preparing simple suppers, sides, or snacks. The ongoing class will meet the second Thursday of each month. Jim and Evelyn Fowler of Winsted are the site coordinators. To RSVP, email KitchenFriendsWinsted@gmail.com with your name and contact information.