Originally published Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 07:59p.m.

Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters announces chef series: Big Bites for our Littles. Join Chef Kevin Binkley of Binkley’s in Phoenix for an Exclusive Evening of Culinary Mastery! At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 at Talking Ranch’s “Ranch House.” Tickets are $325 each. Purchase at azbigs.org or call 928-778-5135,

“A Summer Evening in France” at Forest Villas Hotel, 3645 Lee Circle, for Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters featuring French wine, French music, French food, fashion show by the French Hen Boutique and French-themed Market from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1.