Adult nutrition class
If you're looking to make healthy eating among your New Year's resolutions, drop by this free class about adult nutrition. The class will be taught by Margie Erwin, a nutritionist who can steer you toward healthier eating.
When: 6 p.m. Jan. 15
Where: Belle Cooledge Branch Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento
Information: (916) 264-2920, www.saclibrary.org
Wine Country Cuisine: Zin Fest!
Learn more about local zinfandel wines and dishes that pair perfectly with them. The menu for "Wine Country Cuisine: Zin Fest!" includes pasta with mushrooms, pork tenderloin roulade and more.
When: 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 19
Where: Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op, 1900 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento
Cost: $59, $50 for co-op members
Information: (916) 455-2667, www.sacfoodcoop.com
Wine and food pairings
Learn the basics of wine and food pairings in a fun, decidedly non-snobby atmosphere with Rick Kushman. The event includes wine tasting from Lava Cap and food.
When: 1:30 to 3 p.m. Jan. 26
Where: Lava Cap Winery, 2221 Fruitridge Road, Placerville
Cost: $30, $25 for Lava Cap wine club members
Information: (530) 621-0175, www.lavacap.com