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Go/Do: 35 things to do in Sonoma County

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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. david.garland@medtronic.com.

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.

HEALDSBURG, AUG. 13

BBQ benefit: Oakville Grocery holds a barbecue fundraiser for Joel Billman, who is paralyzed from a spinal cord injury, 6-8 p.m. Thursday at 124 Matheson St. Admission is $20. All proceeds benefit the Billman family.

HEALDSBURG, AUG. 13

Learn about grey water: Daily Acts and the City of Healdsburg offer demonstrations of home-scale grey water systems 5:30-7:30 Thursday at Foss Creek Community Center library, 1557 Healdsburg Ave. Free; pre-registration recommended. 789-9664. dailyacts.org.

SEBASTOPOL, AUG. 13

Street fair: Barlow Street Fair includes crafts, service providers and food vendors 5-8 p.m. every Thursday on Highway 12 and Morris Street. Live music by 707 Band. thebarlow.net.

WINDSOR, AUG. 13

Live music: Pride & Joy performs timeless pop and soul during “Farm Nights” Concert 6 p.m. Thursday on the Town Green, 701 McClelland Drive. Farmers Market is open 5-8 p.m. on Market Street.

CLOVERDALE, AUG. 14

Outdoor concert: Friday Night Live, Cloverdale’s outdoor summer concert series, features Con Brio 7p.m. Friday in the Cloverdale Plaza along N. Cloverdale Blvd. between First and Second streets. Farmers market begins 5:30 p.m. 894-4410.

ROHNERT PARK, AUG. 14

Ending the season: The last Friday Night Market Party on the Plaza of the season provides food vendors, crafts, face painting and fresh produce 5-8 p.m. Friday at City Center Park, 500 City Center Drive. Free. Live music by Stax City begins 6 p.m.

SANTA ROSA, AUG. 14

Poetry reading: The “Poets with Books” reading features Healdsburg Literary Laureate Vilma Ginzberg 7-9 p.m. Friday at ArtFlare Gallery #106, 3480 Finley Ave. #33. Poet’s reception runs 5:30-6:30 p.m. 791-0284. artflare.net.

SANTA ROSA, AUG. 14

Family movie: The Movies in the Park series begins with a screening of “The Emperor’s New Groove” around 8 p.m. Friday at Howarth Park, 630 Summerfield Road. Bring a blanket or chair. Free snacks and beverages provided by Whole Foods Market. There is also a contest to win a $150 Whole Foods shopping spree. srcity.org/departments/recreationandparks

SONOMA, AUG. 14

Blood drive: Sonoma Community Center and Blood Centers of the Pacific hold a blood drive noon-5 p.m. Friday at 276 E. Napa St. Pre-registration required at bloodheroes.com. Bring a photo ID. Donating takes about 45 minutes.

WINDSOR, AUG. 14

Taizé services: Windsor Presbyterian Church hosts Taizé services 7 p.m. Friday at 251 Windsor River Road. No sermon or collection. The services rotate monthly between Windsor Presbyterian and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 209 Matheson St. 838-1566. windsorumc.com/2015/07/09/taize-services.

CLOVERDALE, AUG. 15

Rat Race Day: Celebrate National Rat Race Day 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Farm Yard Feed, 27705 Dutcher Creek Road. Free. Stop by the store to sign up for the Hamster Races. Special pricing on Purina products. 894-5992.

CLOVERDALE, AUG. 15

Elvis impersonator: Enjoy an Elvis cabaret performance featuring Elvis impersonator Johnny Sanchez 7 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Senior Center, 311 N. Main St. Admission is $25; reservations suggested. Doors open 6 p.m. Bring drinks and snacks to share. 894-4826.

CLOVERDALE, AUG. 15

Americana fusion: Ukiah-based band Ruby Mountain String Band performs old-time Americana fusion 8-11 p.m. Saturday at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub, 131 E. First St. Free. 894-9610.

COTATI, AUG. 15

Music After Dark: Local funk/jazz/R&B band The Mighty Groove performs as part of the Music After Dark series 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday at Redwood Café, 8240 Old Redwood Highway. Admission is $10 at the door. 795-7868.

GUERNEVILLE, AUG. 15

Campground talk: Stewards Junior Rainbow Program presents “Adaptations and Connections” 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Saturday at Bullfrog Campground in Austin Creek Recreation Area, 17000 Armstrong Woods Road. Free. 869-9177.

HEALDSBURG, AUG. 15

Author reading: Bonnie ZoBell reads from her latest book about the 1978 PSA Flight 182 crash, “What Happened Here,” 4-6 p.m. Saturday at Healdsburg Center for the Arts, 130 Plaza St. Free. healdsburgcenterforthearts.com/events/literary-events.

OCCIDENTAL, AUG. 15

Guitar group: New West Guitar Group performs jazz standards, folk blues and more 8 p.m. Saturday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $20 or $15 for seniors and students. 874-9392. occidentalcenterforthearts.org.

PETALUMA, AUG. 15

Glass showcased: The “All That Glitters” exhibit showcases 50 years of the contemporary glass movement in California 11 a.m. Saturday at Petaluma Arts Center, 230 Lakeville St. Jewelry will be on display in Gallery 2. 762-5600. petalumaartscenter.org.

SANTA ROSA, AUG. 15

Veterans tribute: Join a tribute to Vietnam Veterans 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Pacific Coast Air Museum, One Museum Way. Free. A $5 hot dog lunch will be provided 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tribute ceremony of veterans, PIOs and MIAs begins 1 p.m. Open cockpit event. 575-7900. pacificcoastairmuseum.org.

SANTA ROSA, AUG. 15

Healthy eating: The second annual Sonoma County VegFest celebrates healthy and environmentally responsible living and eating 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Finley Community Center, 2060 W. College Ave. Admission is $5 or free for children under 13. socovegfest.org.

SEBASTOPOL, AUG. 15

Ceres benefit: Harvest of the Heart fundraiser for the Ceres Community Project runs 4:30-10 p.m. Saturday at Ceres Community Garden, 1005 Gravenstein Highway N. Admission is $150. Food prepared by Ceres teen chefs alongside professionals. 829-5833, ext. 108. ceresprojectevents.org.

SONOMA, AUG. 15

Applause Sonoma: Sonoma Valley Rotary’s Applause Sonoma! fundraiser includes music, auctions and entertainment 5:30-10 p.m. Saturday at Hanna Boys Center, 17000 Arnold Drive. Admission is $75. Beer and wine provided; bring a picnic dinner. sonomavalleyrotary.org.

WINDSOR, AUG. 15

Pot luck: The Windsor Garden Club holds its Summer Pot Luck and BBQ 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Community Garden on the Town Green, for club members, friends of the club and community gardeners. RSVP by Wednesday at officers@windsorgardenclub.org. 931-4796 or windsorgardenclub.org.

WINDSOR, AUG. 15

Master gardener: Learn about irrigation and water conservation 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Free. Taught by Master Gardener Jerilynn Jenderseck.