Bits & Bites: Dinners, beer and wine tasting offered this week
ADAMS LIONS WINE AND BEER TASTING
The Adams Lions Club is hosting a wine and beer tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Bounti-Fare Restaurant on Howland Avenue, Adams.
Wines and craft beers will be paired with food, giving guests the opportunity to taste for themselves how food enhances the beverages. This year's theme for wine is Italian, and for beer, IPAs.
Tickets cost $25 per person and may be purchased from Adams Lions Club members, at Smith Brothers-McAndrews Insurance agency, 45 Park St., or at the door.
Proceeds will support Lions initiatives, including scholarships for local high school graduates and community events, such as a Halloween parade for local children and lunch for senior citizens. In addition, the club assists residents who need help with vision and hearing loss-related needs and supports research to cure eye diseases and diabetes.
COMFORT FOOD DINNER
The First Congregational Church of Hinsdale will have a Comfort Food Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Fellowship Hall on Maple Street (Route 143), Hinsdale.
The menu will include meatloaf, baked beans, chili, chicken and broccoli, sausage and peppers, mac and cheese, chicken, green bean casserole, baked ziti and more with a large selection of homemade desserts.
The cost for dinner is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets available at the door; no reservations required.
STOCKBRIDGE GRANGE DINNER
On Sunday, Feb. 9, the Stockbridge Grange will serve a public, family-style stuffed chicken breast dinner from 1 to 2 p.m. in the hall at 51 Church St., Stockbridge. Takeout will be available.
The cost is $12 for adults, children younger than 12, $6; children younger than 6, free.
If there is inclement weather, call first to see if the dinner has been postponed, 413-298-3185.
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