Wine events for April 16


Grape Regions of the World Seminar and wine tasting 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Centralia College, new science building room 111. Cost is $29. Call 360-736-9391, ext. 427, to register.

Olympic wine merchants Wines for springtime, Sunday; Sangiovese, April 25. Olympic Wine Merchant, 101 Capitol Way N., Suite 106, Olympia. $7.50. Call 360-786-9463.


WINE TASTINGS AT MADSEN FAMILY CELLARS, noon- 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 2825 Marvin Road N.E., Olympia. Free. Call 360-438-1286.

WINE TASTINGS AT MEDICINE CREEK WINERY, 1-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 947 Old Pacific Highway S.E., Olympia. $5 tasting fee. Call 360-701-6284 or go to

If your wine shop, restaurant or organization is hosting a wine-tasting event where the general public is welcome, send information — time, date, location, fee, phone number for more information and the highlighted wines – to no later than 10 days before the event.