JVS students bake a staggering 36,000 cookies


Lindsey Boykin of Sheffield Lake puts the last cookie on tray.


Kay Clement of Oberlin and Madi Bollon of Elyria double team a large box of cookies.


Firelands’ MacKenzie Smith organizes a batch of cookies.


JVS bakery and pastry students baked and assembed 36,000 cookies.


Malcolm Tallarino and Sean Murphy grab trays of cookies off the rack.


Kourtni Wilson of Elyria and Haley Myers of Amherst grab a tray of buckeyes.


Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas Media

More than 36,000 Christmas cookies were assembled last Wednesday by Lorain County JVS bakery and pastry arts students. They baked candy cane to buckeyes, truffles, sugar cutouts, coconut snowballs, and chocolate chip cookies to fill pre-orders in the very popular annual sales event.

Lindsey Boykin of Sheffield Lake puts the last cookie on tray.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_0202.jpgLindsey Boykin of Sheffield Lake puts the last cookie on tray.

Kay Clement of Oberlin and Madi Bollon of Elyria double team a large box of cookies.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_02051.jpgKay Clement of Oberlin and Madi Bollon of Elyria double team a large box of cookies.

Firelands’ MacKenzie Smith organizes a batch of cookies.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_0218.jpgFirelands’ MacKenzie Smith organizes a batch of cookies.

JVS bakery and pastry students baked and assembed 36,000 cookies.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_0221.jpgJVS bakery and pastry students baked and assembed 36,000 cookies.

Malcolm Tallarino and Sean Murphy grab trays of cookies off the rack.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_0229.jpgMalcolm Tallarino and Sean Murphy grab trays of cookies off the rack.

Kourtni Wilson of Elyria and Haley Myers of Amherst grab a tray of buckeyes.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2015/12/web1_IMG_0230.jpgKourtni Wilson of Elyria and Haley Myers of Amherst grab a tray of buckeyes.