Head to Placerville for a taste of chili and chocolate, along with pours of barbera and sparkling wine. Arts and crafts will also be for sale at this event, hosted at Sierra Vista Winery.
When: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: 4560 Cabernet Way, Placerville
Cost: $10, $5 for wine club members
Information: (530) 622-7221, sierravistawinery.com.
Transform Thanksgiving leftovers
Take all that leftover turkey meat from Thanksgiving and learn how to turn it into delicious dishes. Menu includes mushroom turkey pot pie and stuffing sandwiches.
When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 25
Where: Whole Foods culinary center, 4315 Arden Way, Sacramento
Information: (916) 488-2800
Healthy eating on a budget
Learn to stretch your food dollar to its furthest with recipes and shopping tips from Dawn Dunlap. Menu planning and tips on where to buy local unprocessed foods will also be covered.
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 28
Where: Sacramento Natural Foods Co-Op Community Learning Center, 1900 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento
Information: (916) 455-2667