What: Soft opening of new Bottleworks store
When: 11 a.m. today
Where: Fezziwig's Marketplace, 220 W. St. Louis St., Lebanon
Features: An expanded selection of wines and wine accessories along with balsamic and extra-virgin olive oils. Spices and accessories will be added soon.
When: 5-7 p.m. Thursday
Where: Grappa Growlers 501 North Belt West, Belleville
Features: Kate Shore of Washington state's K Vintners pouring Charles Smith Wines. Thesea are small lots of single vineyard Syrahs and field blends of Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Tempranillo and Viognier, all hand-picked, foot-stomped, fermented with naturally occurring yeasts and basket pressed.
Apples to Zucchini
What: Parents cooking class
When: 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday
Where: Eckert's Country Store, 951 S. Greenmount Road, Belleville
Cost: $5 per adult
Register: Call 314-454-5437 (KIDS)
Features: Parents learn how to provide healthy meals and snacks with the help of a registered dietitian from St. Louis Children's Hospital. Topics include family mealtime, portion sizes made easy, stocking your pantry, milk versus juice versus soda and creative snack ideas.
Green Egg Shopper app
This grocery shopping app helps people manage and organize their shopping lists in a way that reduces food waste and saves money. Users can sort their shopping list alphabetically, by category or by priority (low, medium, high), as well as program in use-by dates, see built-in categories of shelf life (short, medium, long) and much more. Beyond organization, the app helps to avoid over-buying, minimize food spoiling and even save a little paper on grocery lists: greeneggshopper.com.