Gygi Culinary Institute, 3500 S. 300 West, offers "Family Comfort Favorites: Macadamia Nut Chicken," Thursday, 6 p.m., $49; "Gary Pankow's Southwest Tapas," Saturday, 10 a.m., $49 (268-3316 or [email protected])

Lifelong Learning at the U. offers "The Pleasure of Chocolate," Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m., Liberty Heights Fresh, 1100 E. 1300 South, $34 (587-5433 or www.lifelong.utah.edu)

Ace Hardware, 1075 N. 500 East, North Salt Lake, offers "Fondue With the Melting Pot," Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m., $20 (383-3838)

Love to Cook Kitchen Kneads, 1211 N. Main, Logan, offers "Authentic Mexican," Saturday, 11 a.m., $25; "Secrets of a Sous Chef," Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. $25; "Wilton Course 3: Fondant and Tiered Cakes," Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27, 6:30 p.m., $25 for the course; "Valentine Candlelight Dinner," Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m., $35 (435-752-9220 or luvtocook.com)

Kimball Distributing, 2233 S. 300 East, offers "LemonsLemons-Lemons" Feb. 7, 6 p.m., $45 (466-0569 or [email protected])

Jim Light of Homecooks, 2233 S. 300 East, is offering "Sicilian Roast Pork," Feb. 8, 6:30 p.m., $50; "29 Minute Meals," Feb. 11, 6:30 p.m., $50 (277-6380 or [email protected])

USU Extension in Weber County, 1181 N. Fairgrounds Drive, Ogden, offers "Wheat Cooking," Feb. 7, noon, $2 (801-399-8207 or [email protected])

Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, offers "Sweetheart Dinner," Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., $35; "Fondue for Two," Feb. 6, 6:30 p.m., $35 (801-768-2300 or www.thanksgivingpoint.com)

Lora Erickson offers a two-session Fitness and Diet Planning course beginning Tuesday, 6 p.m., Bountiful High School, 695 S. Orchard Drive, Bountiful, $20 (299-1601 or [email protected])

Maceys, Sandy, offers "Easy Ways With Rhodes Bread," Thursday, 7 p.m., free (255-4888).


Submit announcements to Valerie Phillips, food editor, Deseret Morning News, 30 E. 100 South, P.O. Box 1257, Salt Lake City, UT 84110 or [email protected]