Newly formed six-packs come out of a machine in the packaging hall at Real Ale Brewing Company in Blanco on Thursday, June 23, 2016. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN STATESMAN

This series of craft beer-focused panels kicks off by looking at how the movement toward more flavorful beer was reborn in the 1980s and 90s thanks to some adventurous entrepreneurs like Brock Wagner of Saint Arnold Brewing, Amy Cartwright of Independence Brewing and Brad Farbstein of Real Ale Brewing. They, along with Davis Tucker of NXNW Restaurant & Brewery and Matt Brynildson of Firestone Walker, will share some of the long-lost tales of the early days.

Details: 6 p.m. Thursday. $16.73. Google Fiber, 201 Colorado St.