Organic Winegrowing Conference

Sponsor: Napa Valley Grapegrowers

Date: July 21, 22 at 12 p.m., 8 a.m.        Cost: $110

Place: Frog’s Leap Winery, Napa

Info: www.napagrowers.org, info@napagrowers.org.


Eliminating Your Energy Bill

Sponsor: SolarCraft

Date: July 22 at 4 p.m. Cost: No cost

Place: 3487 Alexander Valley Rd., Healdsburg

Info: 707-778-0568, dsmith@solarcraft.com


Can You Collaborate Under Pressure?

Sponsor: Bay Area Consulting Network

Date: July 23 at 7:30 a.m.       Cost: $35-$40

Place: 350 Smith Ranch Rd., San Rafael

Info: 415-491-5961, www.bacnetwork.com


Lake County Wine Adventure

Sponsor: Lake County Winery Association

Date: July 24, 25 at 10 a.m.    Cost: $35

Place: Ceago Vinegarden, Tulip Hill Winery in Nice, 22 others in Lake County

Info: 707-355-2762, www.lakecountywineries.org

Catalan Festival

Sponsor: Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards

Date: July 24, 25 at 11 a.m. Cost: $50

Place: Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards, Sonoma

Info: 707-933-1999

Coming up

County of Sonoma & Nonprofits – An Economic Convergence

Sponsor: AFP Wine Country Chapter

Date: July 26 at 12 p.m. Cost: $15

Place: 153 Stony Circle, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-636-4033, admin@afp-wcc.org

Private Label as a Business Strategy

Sponsor: Moss Adams

Date: July 28 at 12 p.m. Cost: No cost with a bottle of wine to share

Place: Vintners Inn, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-527-0800, www.mossadams.com/wine

Youth and Real Food

Sponsor: Big Ideas

Date: July 28 at 5:45 p.m. Cost: $62

Place: 450 W. Spain St., Sonoma

Info: 996-2167, www.sonomabigideas.blogspot.com

IPM Organic Field Day

Sponsor: Sonoma Winegrape Growers

Date: Aug. 3 at 8 a.m. Cost: Call

Place: Shone Farm

Info: 522-5862, ipm@sonomawinegrape.org

Sonoma County Alliance Day at the Races

Sponsor: Sonoma County Alliance

Date: Aug. 5 at noon Cost: $35

Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa

Info: execdir@sonomacountyalliance.com

Wild Rose Golf Tournament

Sponsor: Sonoma County Alliance

Date: Aug. 6 Cost: Call

Place: Rooster Run Golf Course, Petaluma

Info: 707-765-8488, www.petalumapeople.org

Mendocino County Fair Wine Competition Reception

Sponsor: Mendocino County Fair Board

Date: Aug. 6 at 5:30 p.m. Cost: $25

Place: 9200 Hwy 128, Philo

Info: 707-468-9886, www.truemendocinowine.com

Stars 2010

Sponsor: Peter Michael Foundation

Date: Aug. 7 at 5:30 p.m. Cost: $2,000

Place: 12400 Ida Clayton Rd., Calistoga

Info: 415-339-0400, www.petermichaelfoundation.org

Education & Business Partnership Breakfast

Sponsor: Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce

Date: Aug. 13         Cost: $30

Place: Flamingo Conference Resort & Spa, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-545-1414, www.santarosachamber.com

2010 Impact Napa Conference

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Aug. 18 at 7:30 a.m. Cost: $45

Place: The Meritage Resort, Napa

Info: 707-521-5264, events@busjrnl.com

Pork and Politics

Sponsor: Sonoma County Alliance

Date: Aug. 21 at 5 p.m.           Cost: $40

Place: Taft Street Winery, Sebastopol

Info: execdir@sonomacountyalliance.com

Wine Educators Academy

Sponsor: Napa Valley Vintners

Date: Aug. 22-26    Cost: $395

Place: The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone, Napa Valley

Info: www.napavintners.com

Agri-Business Barbecue

Sponsor: Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce

Date: Aug. 25         Cost: $45

Place: Richard's Grove & Saralee's Vineyard, Windsor

Info: 707-545-1414, www.santarosachamber.com

AIARE/RECSI Golf Tournament

Sponsor: AIA Redwood Empire, Redwood Empire CSI

Date: Aug. 27 at 12 p.m. Cost: $150

Place: Windsor Golf Club, Windsor

Info: www.ezregister.com/events/1219

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