Celebrate Greek culture
What: The three-day festival at Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church is a chance to share the Hellenic culture — including Greek dancing — and some great food.
When: 5-10 p.m., Friday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Where: Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church, 9165 Peets St., Elk Grove
Cost: Free admission
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What: Armando Nieto of the California Food & Justice Coalition will speak about “Defining Food Justice” as part of the Yolo Farm to Every Fork Lecture series.
When: 6:30-8 p.m., Oct. 2
Where: Yolo County Building, 600 A St., Davis
Information: email@example.com; (530) 757-5581
What: An exhibit, “The Dish: The Art of Photographing Food,” illustrates different approaches to the art of food photography by established Sacramento-area photographers.
When: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, through Dec. 10
Where: Robert T. Matsui Gallery, Sacramento City Hall, 915 I St., Sacramento
Trailfest time again
What: The eighth annual Trailfest benefits Central Valley Rails to Trails and will feature Central Valley wines, beer and food. The Art Institute and Cosumnes Oaks High School Culinary Academies will create a special dish using Passmore Ranch fish.
When: 5-9 p.m. Oct. 12
Where: Project R.I.D.E. arena, 8840 Southside Ave., Elk Grove
Cost: $40 in advance; $45 day of event
Information: www.trailfest2013.org; (916) 687-8239
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