Celebrity chefs pair wines with their gourmet creations at the Children's Bureau Celebrity Chefs & Wine Tasting, the second annual edition of this event benefiting the nonprofit's child-abuse prevention and treatment services. The culinary stars on scene include Mary Sue Milliken (Border Grill), Suzanne Tracht (Jar), Traci Des Jardins (Jardiniere), Loretta Keller (COCO50, the Moss Room), Rochelle Huppin (formerly of Beacon) and more. Tickets cost a cool $250, but think of the children! An extra $100 gets you a raffle ticket for a chance to win a restored 1962 Chevy Nova Super Sport. Magnolia Place Family Center, 1910 Magnolia Ave.; Thurs., Sept. 22, 6-10 p.m.; $250. all4kids.org/celebritychefs2011.

Thu., Sept. 22, 6 p.m., 2011

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