BEER DINNER: Five courses with beers from New Belgium Brewing. 6:30 p.m. $60, including tax and gratuity. Del Frisco’s Grille, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-450-4686.


JAN. 12

COOKING CLASS: Learn how to make fermented foods. 5 p.m. $45. Forever Fit Physical Therapy & Wellness, 3909 National Dr., #100, Burtonsville. 301-602-6560.

TEAS FROM AFRICA: Tea specialist Laurie Bell of Great Falls Tea Garden discusses a variety of teas from Africa. Includes food made with tea and tea samples to take home. 1-3 p.m. $25. Colvin Run Mill, 10017 Colvin Run Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-2771.

JAN. 19

COOKING CLASS: At the Date Night: Chef’s Table event, participants prepare and taste a variety of entrees. 8-10 p.m. $80 per couple. Workhouse Arts Center, 9601 Ox Rd., Lorton. 703-584-2900.

JAN. 20

FAMILY TEA: A Dolley Madison interpreter discusses the first lady’s life while attendees sample tea and period food. 3-4:30 p.m. $35, including tax and gratuity. Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St., Alexandria.

Becky Krystal

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