*Northwest College International Programs invites area residents to “Taste the Nations” with an evening of international cuisine and wine sampling. Guests will enjoy a three-course dinner in the company of students from throughout the world, including Brazil, Turkmenistan, Spain, Kuwait, Germany, Russia and more. Students will share information about their cultures through table displays, demonstrations and lively conversation. The celebration will begin with wine tasting and appetizers at 6 p.m. Dinner is served at 7 p.m. Tickets, which must be reserved by Thursday, Sept. 6, can be purchased by visiting https://51222.thankyou4caring.org/taste-the-nations or calling 754-6034. The cost is $50 per person.