Send calendar items, at least two months before the event, to calendar@busjrnl.com.This WeekEmployment Law Briefing

Sponsor: Northern California Human Resources Association (NCHRA)

Date: Jan. 15, 9 a.m.--noon. Cost: $165/general; $130/NCHRA members

Place: Redwood Credit Union, 3033 Cleveland Ave., Santa Rosa

Info: 800-479-792822nd annual Winter WINEland

Sponsor: Wine Road Northern Sonoma County

Date: Jan. 18 & 19, 11 a.m.--4 p.m. Cost: $35--$45

Place: participating wineries throughout the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys

Info: wineroad.comComing Up2013 Vintage Report Conference

Sponsor: Fruition Sciences; Bank of the West

Date: Jan. 21, 1:30 p.m. Cost: $195

Place: The Westin Verasa, Napa

Info: fruitionsciences.com2014 Book of Lists

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Jan. 21, 5 - 7 p.m. Cost: $65

Place: Doubletree Hotel, Rohnert Park

Info: www.NorthBayBusinessJournal.comMoney for Nothing - Inside the Federal Reserve

Sponsor: Cypress Partners

Date: Jan. 21, 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10

Place: The Lark Theater, Larkspur

Info: MoneyForNothingTheMovie.org2014 State of the County Annual Report to the Community

Sponsor: Sonoma County Economic Development Board

Date: Jan. 24, 7--9 a.m. Cost: TBA

Place: Doubletree Hotel, 1 Doubletree Dr., Rohnert Park

Info: www.edb.sonoma-county.orgGreen Investing in 2014 seminar

Sponsor: Green River Insurance & Financial Services

Date: Jan. 25 & Feb. 1 , 9:30--11:30 a.m. Cost: TBA

Place: Embassy Suites Hotel, 101 McInnis Pkwy., San Rafael

Info: 415-453-6000Ninth annual Santa Rosa presentation of U.S. wine consumer trends

Sponsor: Wine Market Council

Date: Jan. 31, 9 a.m.--12:30 p.m.  Cost: $125

Place: Vintners Inn Event Center, 4350 Barnes Rd., Santa Rosa

Info: winemarketcouncil.comSSU Economic Outlook Conference

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal; Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics

Date: Feb. 19, 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Cost: $65/each; $675/table of 10

Place: SSU Student Center, Rohnert Park

Info: www.NorthBayBusinessJournal.com