Intro to beans
What: Instructor Julie Cross leads a one-hour introductory class in what you need to know to make beans a regular part of your menu planning.
When: 6 p.m. Tuesday, register by Monday
Where: Davis Food Co-op Teaching Kitchen, 537 G St., Davis
Classic Asian dishes
What: The Asian Community Center is ready to help you learn to prepare a couple of go-to dishes: marinated Korean flank steak, Japanese egg rolls and a rolled omelet that can be served for breakfast, as a bento item or used for sushi.
When: Noon-1:30 p.m. Friday
Where: ACC Greenhaven Terrace, 1180 Corporate Way, Sacramento
Fundraiser for Pig Bowl
What: Kick off the annual Guns & Hoses football game, (a.k.a. Pig Bowl) at the 40th annual crab and shrimp feed, which includes a no-host bar, raffle and music.
When: 6-11:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Scottish Rite Center, 6151 H St., Sacramento
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