Small Plates, Big Hearts and St. Patrick's Day on this week's calendar
St. Patrick's Day is this Saturday, so of course there will be lots of green shenanigans around town. You can find many St. Paddy's activities in our online listings. But there are lots of other culinary activities to slurp up this week:
Every second Tuesday of the month, the Denver Botanic Gardens harvests its fresh herbs to be used in a cooking demonstration at Le Central, 112 East Eighth Avenue, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Call 303-863-8094 to reserve a spot.
Wednesday, March 14:
The Shoppe, 3103 East Colfax Avenue, is featuring an exhibition of food-inspired art pieces.
Small Plates, Big Hearts -- a benefit for the Adoption Exchange -- takes place tonight at Infinity Park Event Center, 4400 East Kentucky Avenue. Denver chefs competing in the friendly competition include Troy Guard of TAG and Scott Parker of Table 6; visit the Adoption Exchange website for details.