Get set for car shows, comedy, art, dancing, short plays and plenty of ways to entertain the kids.
CLOVERDALE, JUNE 21
Pancake benefit: Cloverdale Lions Club’s 50th annual Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast runs 7 a.m.-1 p.m. today at City Park, 490 W. Second St. Admission is $8 or $4 for ages 12 and younger from any Cloverdale Lion or at the door. 894-4470.
RIO NIDO, JUNE 21
Music mix: D’GIIN mixes continental, folk, gypsy, funk and cabaret music 6 p.m. today at Rio Nido Roadhouse, 14540 Canyon Two Road. Admission is $5. Full bar, diverse menu, outdoor/indoor dining, kid-friendly, grassy lawn, swimming pool and all. 869-0821.
SANTA ROSA, JUNE 21
Car show: The 21st annual “Show & Shine” car show runs 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today at Julliard Park, 227 Santa Rosa Plaza. Registration costs $35; free spectator admission. There will be dash plaques for the first 300 cars in the park. 546-5500.
SEBASTOPOL, JUNE 21
Talk and potluck: Peggy Rogers, a close friend of Luther Burbank’s widow Elizabeth Waters Burbank, gives a talk noon-3 p.m. today at Luther Burbank’s Experiment Farm, 7777 Bodega Ave. Bring a dish, beverage, utensils and a place setting for the potluck. Make reservations at 827-3202. Parking is limited; carpooling recommended.
SEBASTOPOL, JUNE 21
Guitarist performs: English-born guitarist Albert Lee performs 8 p.m. Sunday at Hopmonk Tavern, 230 Petaluma Ave. Admission is $30. A $40 VIP seated meet-and-greet runs 6-7 p.m. hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events.
PETALUMA, THROUGH JULY 4
Auto artwork: In celebration of California’s car culture, the IceHouse Gallery features through July 4 “The Art of the Car,” an exhibit of automobile inspired artwork by local artists, with an emphasis on the ceramic works of Jon Gariepy. The IceHouse Gallery is located at 405 E. D St., Studio B, icehousegallery.org, 778-2238. Hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
HEALDSBURG, JUNE 23
Calligraphy class: Seventh- through 12th-graders can learn the art of calligraphy with artist Carlos Gonzalez 2 p.m. Tuesday at Healdsburg Regional Library, 139 Piper St. Free; space is limited. Register at the library or at 433-3772.
WINDSOR, JUNE 23
Puppet show: Kids ages 3 and older can enjoy the antics of the Piccolo Puppet Players’ Punch and Judy show 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. 838-1020.
GUERNEVILLE, JUNE 25
Society meets: Russian River Historical Society holds its monthly meeting 6 p.m. Thursday in the newly restored Marshall House behind the Russian River Senior Center, 15010 Armstrong Woods Road. Free. 865-1234. russianriverhistory.org.
WINDSOR, JUNE 25
Summer concert: Mustache Harbor plays the soft rock music of Kenny Loggins, Christopher Cross, the Little River Band and more 6-8 p.m. Thursday on the Town Green, McClelland Drive. Free parking at Windsor High School for a shuttle bus to the concert. Thursday Night Farmers Market is open 5-8 p.m. 838-1260. townofwindsor.com.
KENWOOD, JUNE 26
Songs at Sugarloaf: Blues Burners performs funk, rock and blues 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, 2605 Adobe Canyon Road. Admission is $10 or free for minors. Food available. 833-6288. funkyfridays.info.
OCCIDENTAL, JUNE 26
Playwrights speak: “Secret Lives” is a conversation with the playwrights of “People Like Us,” a play about women living with HIV, 7-9 p.m. Friday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. $5-$10 sliding scale, but no one will be turned away. occidentalcenterforthearts.org.