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PETALUMA, FEB. 6

Playhouse fundraiser: “Mardi Gras Comes Early” fundraiser features dinner, beer, raffles and live music 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday at Lagunitas Brewery and Tap Room, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd. Admission is $35. Proceeds benefit 6th Street Playhouse’s education programs and production season. 6thstreetplayhouse.com.

WINDSOR, FEB. 6

Contest deadline: The deadline to enter the Parks and Recreation Department’s photo contest is Tuesday at townofwindsor.com/photocontest. The theme is how Windsor parks make life better.

WINDSOR, FEB. 6

TED Talks: Watch and discuss three TED Talk videos 12:30-1:30 p.m. Monday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. Topics are “How to Listen Better,” “What You Don’t Know About Marriage” and “How to Fight Desertification and Reverse Climate Change.” Bring a brown bag lunch. 707-838-1250.

MONTE RIO, FEB. 6

Supper Club: Friends of the Monte Rio Supper Club offers Gerard’s Famous Paella in meat and vegetarian options, live classic jazz and French music 6-9 p.m. Monday at Monte Rio Community Center, 20488 Highway 116. Admission is $15. mrrpd.org.

WINDSOR, FEB. 7

Business expo: Business expo “Grow Your Business” includes food sampling, wine tasting, raffle prizes and information about Windsor businesses 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Mary Agatha Furth Center, 8400 Old Redwood Highway. Free. 707-838-7285. windsorchamber.com.

PETALUMA, FEB. 8

California roots: Roots expert Robert Kourik presents “Roots of California Native Plants” 5:45-8 p.m. Wednesday at Petaluma Seed Bank, 199 Petaluma Blvd N. Free. rareseeds.com.

CLOVERDALE, FEB. 8

Music workshop: Acoustic Music Workshop welcomes all from beginners to experienced musicians 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 707-894-2738. david.garland@medtronic.com.

SONOMA, FEB. 8-11

Book sale: Friends of the Library hosts a book sale 2-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday and 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday at Sonoma Valley Regional Library, 755 W. Napa St. Free. 707-996-5217. svfol.org.

OCCIDENTAL, FEB. 10

Book launch: Bring a valentine for an evening of champagne, chocolate and Andrea Granahan’s “The Man with the Portable Love Room and Other Stray Thoughts” 7 p.m. Friday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. occidentalcenterforthearts.org.

SONOMA, FEB. 10

Johnny Cash tribute: “The Cold Hard Cash Show,” a Johnny Cash tribute, starts 7 p.m. Friday at The Presentation School, 20872 Broadway. Admission is $35. 707-935-0122. presentationschool.com.

WINDSOR, FEB. 10

Robot workshop: Kids in grades 3-6 can learn about electrical circuits with a scribble bot and create a light-up merit badge 4-5:30 p.m. Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway, No. 100. Limited to 25. Sign up at 707-838-1020.

CLOVERDALE, FEB. 11

Aesop fables: Award-winning storyteller Diane Ferlatte’s special program “Aesop: Alive and Well” brings fables to life for the whole family with music and song 2-3 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 707-894-5271.

CLOVERDALE, FEB. 11

Live music: The Bohemian Highway Band performs 7-10 p.m. Saturday at the Cloverdale Ale Co., 131 E. First St. No cover. 894-9610.

HEALDSBURG, FEB. 11

Valentine’s breakfast: Healdsburg Firefighters’ Association holds the annual Sweetheart Breakfast and Raffle 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at 601 Healdsburg Ave. Admission is $10 or free for kids younger than 10. 707-431-3360.

HEALDSBURG, FEB. 11

Water science: Chris Tebbut presents “Water on the Edge: A Biodynamic Workshop” 1-2:30 Saturday at Healdsburg SHED, 25 North St. Admission is $15. healdsburgshed.com/events/water-edge-biodynamic-workshop.

HEALDSBURG, FEB. 11

Art event: “Sensations, The Taste of Love” offers art, live music, food, acrobats and exotic birds 7-11 p.m. Saturday at Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave. Admission is $75 at brownpapertickets.com/event/2764279. 707-473-9150.

PETALUMA, FEB. 11

Black athletes: Petaluma Historical Library and Museum hosts the exhibit “Black Athletes: Their Challenges, Triumphs and Impact on American Culture” 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at 20 Fourth St. Suggested donation is $4. petalumamuseum.com.

SANTA ROSA, FEB. 11

Valentine’s event: Valentine’s Day Wild Jungle Love provides a decadent brunch and frank discussion of how Safari West creatures make babies noon-5 p.m. Saturday at Safari West Wildlife Preserve, 3115 Porter Creek Road. Admission is $148.50. safariwest.com

SANTA ROSA, FEB. 11

Printmaking workshop: Make handbills and valentines at “The Beat Goes On Family Day: Psychedelic Valentines and More” 2-4 p.m. Saturday at History Museum of Sonoma County, 425 Seventh St. Admission is $10. sonomacountymuseum.org.

SANTA ROSA, FEB. 11

Art reception: The opening reception for “Birds of the Laguna: Paintings by Diana Majumdar” runs 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road. Free. lagunafoundation.org.

SEBASTOPOL, FEB. 11

Taiko workshop: Learn about Japanese culture through arts, crafts, food, language and Taiko drumming 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Enmanji Buddhist Temple Memorial Hall, 1200 Gravenstein Highway S. Admission is $45, $30 for one child and $20 for each additional child. sonomacountytaiko.org.

WINDSOR, FEB.11

Cooking demo: “Veggie Queen” Jill Nussinow demonstrates how to choose, store and cook winter vegetables and provides samples and recipes 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway, No. 100. Registration required at the library or at 707-838-1020.

WINDSOR, FEB. 11

Crab feed: Boys and Girls Club of Central Sonoma County’s annual all-you-can-eat crab feed, dance and auction 5:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday at Windsor Clubhouse, 9640 Brooks Road S. 707-528-2977, ext. 10.

GLEN ELLEN, FEB. 12

Valentine’s concert: Jack London Piano Club hosts a Valentine’s Day concert featuring romantic music 2-4:30 p.m. Sunday at Jack London State Historic Park House of Happy Walls Museum, 2400 London Ranch Road. Admission, including parking, is $20. 707-938-5216. jacklondonpark.com.