Thursday Night Flight Night, North Pix Patisserie, 3901 N Williams, Thurs June 7, 5 pm, $10

Pix gets flighty with red wines of the Côtes du Rhône valley. AH

Get in a Pickle, PSU's Cramer Hall, Room 187, Sat June 9, 10-11:30am, $15, pre-registration required, call 241-0032 or see for more info

Today kicks off the Farmers Market's Cooking Classes for Kids series, held every other Saturday at Portland State University for kids ages seven-11. The hands-on classes are taught by local chefs and include a walking tour of the market. Today's class is lead by Chef David Barber of Picklopolis and Three Square Grill. AH

Bertani Wine Dinner, 1005 SW Park, Wed June 13, $75, reservations at 595-2227

New Italian restaurant Pinocchio hosts a wine dinner with Giuseppe Carraturo from Verona's Bertani winery. AH