Tour the farm, dress up your dog, play a round of golf for a good cause, plus 32 more things to do this week in Sonoma County.
FEATURED EVENT: SANTA ROSA AUG. 14
Amphibians discussion: Biology professor Dr. Vance Vredenburg explains how to slow the decline of amphibians in Sonoma County 7 p.m. Friday at Pepperwood Preserve, 2130 Pepperwood Preserve Road. Suggested donation is $10. Open house begins 6:30 p.m. 591-9310. pepperwoodpreserve.org.
WINDSOR, AUG. 9
Antiques show: The eighth annual Antiques and Collectibles Show’s offerings range from a classic car show to on-site appraisals of family treasures 9 a.m.-2 p.m. today on the Town Green, 701 McClelland Drive. Live music by the 4th Street Jazz Band. Farmers Market is open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 838-5947. windsorfarmersmarket.com.
SONOMA, AUG. 9-10
Golfing benefit: Hemophilia Foundation of Northern California’s Vines, Hops and Golf fundraiser holds a reception 4-7 p.m. today at Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa, 100 Boyes Blvd. Admission is $150; golfing costs $500. Register for golf 10-11:15 a.m. Monday at Sonoma Golf Club, 17700 Arnold Drive. (510) 658-3324. hemofoundation.org.
CLOVERDALE, AUG. 9, 14-16
‘Peach’ continues: Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach” continues 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $18 or $12 for kids at The Mail Center, 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. or at cloverdaleperformingarts.com. 894-2214.
GUERNEVILLE, AUG. 9, 15
‘Midsummer’ play: Pegasus Theater Company presents a contemporary production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” 6 p.m. today and Saturday at Riverkeeper Stewardship Park, 16153 Main St. Donations requested; reservations at indiegogo.com.
PETALUMA, AUG. 9, 15, 16
Tour the farm: Learn where your food comes from and witness the farm’s practices to keep animals happy and healthy noon and 2 p.m. Sunday at Tara Firma Farm, 3796 I St. Free. Tours offered Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 24. 765-1202. tarafirmafarms.com/farm-tours.
OCCIDENTAL, AUG. 11
LaFave and band: Occidental Center of the Arts presents recording artist Jimmy LaFave with his full band 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $25 in advance or $27 at the door. Doors open 7 p.m. 874-9392.
PETALUMA, AUG. 11
Dress up your dog: Enter the Doggie Costume Contest and support affordable housing for seniors with “Pups for PEP” 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lagunitas Brewery & Tap Room, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd. Admission, including dinner, is $20; contest entry costs $5. 762-2336. pephousing.org.
WINDSOR, AUG. 11
Book discussion: Discuss “The Golem and the Jinni” by Helene Wecker 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Limited copies of the book available. 838-1020, ext. 5.
CLOVERDALE, AUG. 12
Music workshop: An acoustic music workshop is open to acoustic musicians of all skill levels 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Cloverdale Center for the Arts, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 894-2738. firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROHNERT PARK, AUG. 12
Marley performs: Grammy Award-winning artist and son of reggae legend Ziggy Marley returns with his “Fly Rasta” Tour 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday at SOMO Mountain Village Event Center, 1400 Valley House Drive. Admission is $43.50-$73.50 at eventbrite.com. 665-8472.
GUERNEVILLE, AUG. 13
Rockin’ the River: Beatles cover band The Sun Kings performs 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Guerneville Plaza, Main Street and Armstrong Woods Road. Free. Farmers market begins 3 p.m. 869-9000.