DUNCANS MILLS, SEPT. 10
Live music: D’GIIN performs a mix of flamenco, Latin, reggae and French Bistro 2:30-7 p.m. Sunday at Blue Heron, 25300 Steelhead Blvd. Free. 707-865-2261.
HEALDSBURG, SEPT. 10
Open garden: Beckoning Butterflies, Birds and Bees to the Garden runs 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Russian River Rose Company, 1685 Magnolia Drive. Special presentations start 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Suggested donation is $2. Gardens and nursery open. russian-river-rose.com
ROHNERT PARK, SEPT. 10
Family fun: Sunday Family Fun Series kicks off with a “Fan Fest” theme to celebrate the NFL season 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Community Center Complex, 5401 Snyder Lane. Watch the 49ers game with food and beverages available for purchase, and enjoy family yoga, backstage tours of Spreckels, a free Kidzone, a marching band, cheerleaders and more. The series runs the second Sunday of each month through May. 707-588-3465.
MONTE RIO, SEPT. 10, 15-16
“The Elephant Man”: Curtain Call Theater presents “The Elephant Man” directed by Michael Tabib 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Curtain Call Theater, 20347 Highway 116. Admission is $20 or $15 for students/seniors at 707-524-8739. curtaincallrussianriver.com
WINDSOR SEPT. 11
Book club: Mystery Book Club discusses “Bad for Business” by Rex Stout 2:30-3:30 p.m. Monday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. Private detective Tecumseh Fox investigates the sudden death of an elderly owner of a catering business, and a beautiful young detective is the Tuesday, Sept. 12
PETALUMA, SEPT. 12
Panel discussion: “Constructive Collisions: Art, Science, and the Environment” is a panel discussion about the scientific method and art 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Petaluma Arts Center, 230 Lakeville St. Admission is $18. petalumaartscenter.com
WINDSOR SEPT. 12
Book club: The Adult Book Club discusses “Crossing to Safety” by Wallace Stegner 2:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Stegner traces the lives, loves and relationships of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin. Limited copies available at the front desk. 707-838-1020.
CLOVERDALE, SEPT. 13
Community discussion: Gaye LeBaron speaks at Cloverdale Historical Society’s “Sun, Soil and Skilled Labor: The Contributions of Latino Immigrants to California’s Economy” 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $15. cloverdalehistoricalsociety.org
HEALDSBURG, SEPT. 13
Green options: An energy independence workshop for home energy upgrades includes considerations for going solar 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Healdsburg Regional Library, 139 Piper St. Free. sonomacounty.libcal.com/event/3425298
SONOMA, SEPT. 13
Parent education: Sonoma Valley Mother’s Club presents parent educator and author Sharon Silver for an interactive discussion of “Why Do I Yell and What Can I Do Instead” 7 p.m. Wednesday at The General’s Daughter, 400 W. Spain St. Admission is $25 and includes wine and light refreshments. eventbrite.com
CLOVERDALE, SEPT. 14
Books on Stage: Meet New York Times bestselling author Amy Stewart 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Suggested donation is $10. Followed by wine, cheese and conversation in the lobby. cloverdaleperformingarts.com
SANTA ROSA, SEPT. 14
Green presentation: Laguna Environmental Center presents the Sustaining Groundwater Resources Presentation 7 p.m. Thursday at 900 Sanford Road. Admission is $12. lagunafoundation.org