Send calendar items, at least two months before the event, to calendar@busjrnl.com.This WeekWine & Food Pairing

Sponsor: St. Francis Winery

Date: July 1, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Cost: $30/club members; $38/nonmembers

Place: St. Francis Winery, 100 Pythian Rd., Santa Rosa

Info: stfranciswine.comRavenswood Wine Blending Seminar

Date: July 5, 11 a.m. Cost: $50

Place: Ravenswood Winery, 18701 Gehricke Rd., Sonoma

Info: 707-933-2349Coming UpWomen in Business Dinner Gala

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal, Wells Fargo Bank

Date: July 10, 5--8 p.m. Cost: $85/person; $795/table of eight

Place: Doubletree Hotel, Rohnert Park

Info: northbaybusinessjournal.comAffordable Care Act: What to Expect

Sponsor: George Petersen Insurance Agency

Date: July 11, 7:30--9:30 a.m. Cost: Call

Place: Friedman Events Center, 4676 Mayette Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: RSVP to Jeff Okrepkie, 707-360-4338, jokrepkie@gpins.com, gpins.com/gp-seminar-acaManufacturing Awards

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal, Trope Group, Scott Technology Group

Date: July 18, 4:30--7 p.m. Cost: $49/person; $510/table of 10

Place: Sonoma Mountain Village, 1100 Valley House Dr., Rohnert Park

Info: northbaybusinessjournal.comCreative Cloud Workshop for Designers

Sponsor: The Goode Company; Adobe Systems

Date: July 23, 10 a.m. - noon; 1--3 p.m. Cost: $20

Place: The Goode Company, 655 Park Ct., Rohnert Park

Info: thegoodeco.comKeiretsu Forum North Bay Meeting

Sponsor: Venture Greenhouse

Date: July 24, 1--4:30 p.m.

Place: Venture Greenhouse, 30 Castro Ave., San Rafael

Info: keiretsuforum.comBlend of Cultures 3rd annual awards and recognition gala

Sponsor: Napa County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Date: July 26, 6--11 p.m. Cost: $75/person; $700/table of 10

Place: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Napa Valley, 3600 Broadway St, American Canyon

Info: napacountyhcc.comHotbed Art by the Bay

Sponsor: Marin Magazine, Drever Capital Management

Date: Aug. 10, 6 p.m. Cost: $250

Place: Giardini del Paradiso Estate, Tiburon

Info: hotbedbenefit.comKeiretsu Forum North Bay Meeting

Sponsor: Venture Greenhouse

Date: Aug. 21, 1--4:30 p.m.

Place: Venture Greenhouse, 30 Castro Ave., San Rafael

Info: keiretsuforum.comImpact Napa Conference

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal; Bank of Marin; Dickenson, Peatman & Fogarty

Date: Aug. 29, 7:30--11 a.m. Cost: $49/person; $510/table of 10

Place: Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa, Napa

Info: Registration opens July 15Winesong Charity Auction & Tasting

Benefits: Mendocino Coast Hospital

Date: Sept. 6--7. Cost: $50--$200

Place: along the Mendocino Coast

Info: winesong.org