The Kansas City Barbeque Society is hosting a certified barbecue judging class at Snowbird Resort, June 19, 5 p.m. The class qualifies participants to judge local and regional barbecue competitions. Cost is $80, which includes a one-year membership in the KCBS. Registration form is available at www.home.comcast.net/~cbjutah or 458-0786.

Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, offers "Indian Cooking" Saturday, 11 a.m., $40; "Thai Cooking," Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., $40; "Tea Party," May 28, 6:30 p.m. $40; and "Fish for the First Time or the 100th," May 29, 6:30 p.m., $40 (801-768-2300 or www.thanksgivingpoint.com)

The Washington School Inn, 534 Park Ave., Park City, offers "Morocco: Couscous, Lamb and Chickpeas," Saturday, 1 p.m., $45; "Spain: Gazpacho, Romesco Sauce and Traditional Tortilla Patata," May 31, 1 p.m., $45 (800-824-1672 or www.washingtonschoolinn.com)

Ace Hardware, 1075 N. 500 East, North Salt Lake, offers "Freezer Dinners, Part 2," May 29, 6:30 p.m., $20 (383-3838)

Lifelong Learning at the U. offers "Gourmet Backpack Cooking," May 29, 6 p.m., at 3580 E. Winesap Road, $45 (587-5433 or www.lifelong.utah.edu)

Bosch Kitchen Center, 6265 Highland Drive, offers "Sensational Spring Salads," Tuesday, noon, free; "Whole Wheat Breads," May 31, 10:30 a.m., free (272-9922)

Jim Light HomeCooks offers "New York Grilling," May 28, 6:30 p.m., $50; "Honor Thy Halibut," May 30, 6:30 p.m., $55. Classes are taught at Kimball Distribution Center, 2233 S. 300 East (277-6380 or [email protected])

Gygi Culinary Institute, 3500 S. 300 West, offers "Kani's Authentic Indian," May 30, 6 p.m., $49 per person or $80 for two; "Greek Summer Outdoor Meal With Jamie," May 31, 10 a.m., $49; "Simple Summer Desserts by Kim," May 31, 3 p.m., $49 (268-3316 or [email protected])

Macey's, 7850 S. 1300 East, Sandy, offers "Family Dinners," May 29, free (255-4888 or maceys.com)

For Your Kitchen at the Newgate Mall, 3651 Wall Ave., Ogden, offers "Curries of India," May 29, 6:30 p.m., $15 ([email protected] or 801-866-1111)

Marguerite Henderson, 1529 Hubbard Ave., offers "Surf Barbecue on Patio," May 28 or May 29, 7 p.m., $75 (582-9204 or www.margueritehenderson.com)

Harmons, 125 E. 13800 South, offers "Sauce Basics," Friday, 6 p.m., $75; "Pizza Party," Saturday, 10 a.m., $45; "Knife Skills," Tuesday, 6 p.m., $35; and "Fishing for Seafood," May 29, 6 p.m., $75 (617-0111 or www.harmonsgrocery.com)

House of Bread, 2005 E. 2700 South, offers "Flat Breads," May 28, 6 p.m., $35 (466-1758)


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