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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.

ROHNERT PARK, JUNE 26

Market music: Friday Night Market provides a bevy of entertainment 5-8 p.m. Friday at City Center Park, 500 City Center Drive. Free. RoseTown Soul and R&B Revue performs at 6 p.m.

ROHNERT PARK, JUNE 26

Comedy contest: “So Your Friends Think You’re Funny,” an amateur comedy competition, begins 8 p.m. Friday at Sally Tomatoes, 1100 Valley House Drive. Admission is $5. Contestants get five minutes to impress four comedian judges for prizes and local bragging rights; the grand prize is $100 and a spot in a local showcase. 665-9472.

WINDSOR, JUNE 26

Henna art: Let artist Beth Bowman design your personal henna body art 3-5 p.m. Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Free. Grades seven through 12. 838-1020.

CLOVERDALE, JUNE 26-27

Short-play festival: Pegasus Theater Company’s ninth annual Short Play Festival, TAPAS, presents an evening of seven short plays by Bay Area writers 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $18 or $12 for students. Adult content. tickets@cloverdaleperformingarts.com.

CLOVERDALE, JUNE 27

Band performs: Sonoma-based band 3 on a Match performs 2-3 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 894-5271.

COTATI, JUNE 27

Cafe tunes: Marin-based band Mood Swing performs 8-10 p.m. Saturday at Redwood Café, 8240 Old Redwood Highway. Admission is $15. Dance lessons available at 7 p.m. 795-7868.

GUERNEVILLE, JUNE 27

Campground talk: Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods Junior Rangers presents “Cycles, Cycles, Cycles: Air, Water, Rock” 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at Bullfrog Pond Campground in Austin Creek State Recreation Area, 17000 Armstrong Woods Road. Free. 869-9177.

HEALDSBURG, JUNE 27

Author Boyle appears: Healdsburg Center for the Arts hosts an evening with the twisted mind of author James Boyle 6-8 p.m. Saturday at 130 Plaza St. Free. A question-and- answer session will follow with a no-host wine bar and open microphone with a three-minute limit. healdsburgcenterforthearts.com.

HEALDSBURG, JUNE 27

Conservation workshop: Learn how to harvest rainwater in BlueBarrel’s hands-on installation workshop 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $40. Address given upon registration at bluebarrelsystems.com/event/rainwater-workshop-healdsburg.

SANTA ROSA, JUNE 27

Book launch: Two co-editors of “Sons of Noir: Murder and Mayhem” by San Francisco North Bay Writers host a free book launch reading 5-7 p.m. Saturday at SoCo Coffee, 1015 Fourth St. Readers include Pat Nolan, David Beckman, Gary Brandt, Ed Coletti and David Madgalene. 527-6434.

SANTA ROSA, JUNE 27

Open mic for writers: Redwood Writers host an open mic 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Gaia’s Garden, 1899 Mendocino Ave. Minimum $5 purchase of food or beverage required. Sign-ups begin 1:30 p.m.; first come first served. redwoodwriters.org.

SONOMA, JUNE 27

Art class for teens: Ceramics artist Chris Allen leads a “Clay for a Day” workshop for teens 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Sonoma Community Center, 276 E. Napa St. Admission is $65; financial aid available. 938-4626, ext. 1. sonomacommunitycenter.org.

SONOMA, JUNE 27

Exhibit opens: Sonoma League for Historic Preservation hosts an open house for the new “Agoston Haraszthy: Adventurous Vintner” exhibit 3-6 p.m. Saturday at Joseph Hooker House, 414 First St. E. Free. sonomaleague.org.