FEB. 9

SAVORY SYRAH: Seven wines from around the world, served with light snacks. 7 p.m. $15. Chain Bridge Cellars, 1351 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean. 703-356-6500.

FEB. 11

HOW TO HOST A COCKTAIL PARTY: A Valentine’s Day-themed class will teach participants how to throw a party with drinks, appetizers and desserts. 3-4 p.m. $30, not including tax and gratuity. Wildfire, Tysons Galleria, Third floor, 1714 International Dr., McLean. 703-442-9110.

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