From the Sonoma Index-Tribune‘s Kathleen Hill: Women for WineSense Napa-Sonoma chapter president Christine Mueller announces the group’s next event, “Celebrating Diversity: Matching Wine with Ethnic Cuisine” on Thursday, Aug. 13. Master Sommelier Barbara Paige will explain what wines to pour with tastes from Morocco, Vietnam, Spain or India at Cuvaison Estate Wines’ Carneros tasting room.

As always, Women for WineSense have rounded up terrific, and occasionally exotic, raffle and auction prizes, with all proceeds to benefit their General Scholarship Fund. $50 public, $35 members, $25 students. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 1221 Duhig Road, Napa. Reserve at 996-8740 or