THE ART OF WINE TASTING: Learn about the great vineyards of the world. Students will taste six different wines. Wine seminar book is included. Students must be 21. Class is from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Olympic College Shelton, 937 W. Alpine Way, Shelton. Cost is $29. Call 360-432-5400 to register.
WINE TASTING 101 WITH CLASSIC WINEMAKERS: This free class will help you pay attention to the ways that wine impacts all of your senses, from sight and scent to taste, aftertaste, and the overall impression. Class is from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Olympia Timberland Library, 313 Eighth Ave., Olympia. 360-352-0595.
THE ART OF WINE TASTING: Students will learn about the great vineyards of the world. Attendees must be 21 to participate. This class is offered through Centralia College’s Continuing Education Program, 1-4 p.m. Nov. 20 and again Feb. 19. Call 360-736-9391, ext. 427, to register by phone.
FRIDAYS UNCORKED: Comparative wine tasting, 5-7:30 p.m. Nov. 19, Bayview School of Cooking, 516 Fourth Ave. W., Olympia. Cost is $12. No reservations are required and drop-ins are welcome. 360-754-1448.
MCCREA CELLARS: Wine tasting bar, 1 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, New Caldonia Building, 116 Fifth Ave. E., Olympia. Tasting fee waived with purchase of bottle. Call 360-359-4288.
OLYMPIC WINE MERCHANT: Free wine tastings every Friday, 5-7 p.m., 101 Capitol Way N., Suite 106, Olympia. 360-786-9463.
WINE TASTINGS AT MADSEN FAMILY CELLARS: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 2825 Marvin Road N.E., Olympia. Call 360-438-1286, or go to www.madsenfamilycellars.com .
WINE TASTINGS AT MEDICINE CREEK WINERY: 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 947 Old Pacifi c Highway S.E., Olympia. $5 tasting fee. Call 360-701-6284 or go to www. medicinecreekwines.com .
If your wine shop, restaurant or organization is hosting a winetasting event where the general public is welcome, send details to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10 days before the event.