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GLEN ELLEN, OCT. 8

Village fair: Glen Ellen Village Fair kicks off with a parade at noon Sunday on Arnold Drive between Warm Springs and London Ranch Roads. Free. Live music, arts and crafts, food and kids’ activities featured until 5 p.m. 707-935-9163. facebook.com/Glen-Ellen-Village-Fair-193118257454582

OCCIDENTAL, OCT. 8

Live music: The pickPocket Ensemble, influenced by multicultural musical traditions, performs contemporary chamber cafe music 4 p.m. Sunday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $18 advance or $20 at the door. 707-874-9392.

SANTA ROSA, OCT. 8

Film festival: The first annual Video Droid Short Film Festival titled “My Life: in 90 Seconds or Less” begins 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Video Droid, 1462 Mendocino Ave. Free. thevideodroid.com.

WINDSOR OCT. 9

Hispanic Heritage Month: Cascada de Flores perform music and dance with Mexican and Caribbean roots 7-8 p.m. Monday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. 707-838-1020.

ROHNERT PARK, OCT. 10

Women in Business: Rohnert Park Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business program features CMG Financial’s tips for success in starting a new business, 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at Mary’s Pizza Shack, 101 Golf Course Drive. Admission is $30-40 and do include lunch. 707-584-1415.

WINDSOR, OCT. 10

Book club: Adult Book Club discusses “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman 2:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Windsor Regional Library, 9201 Old Redwood Highway #100. Limited copies available at the circulation desk. 707-838-1020.

CLOVERDALE, OCT. 11

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

GUERNEVILLE, OCT. 11

Protection against deportation: Legal Observation Training can protect you, your family and friends from being unfairly treated by someone claiming to work for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (I.C.E.) 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Guerneville Community Church, 14520 Armstrong Woods Road. Free.

HEALDSBURG, OCT. 11

Business fair: Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce and the City of Healdsburg host the Healdsburg Business Showcase and Community Resource Fair 4-7 p.m. Wednesday in the Healdsburg Plaza, Healdsburg Avenue and Matheson Street. Free. healdsburg.com/events.

CLOVERDALE, OCT. 12

Book club: Discuss “The Wake” by Erik Larson 2-3 p.m. Thursday at Cloverdale Library, 401 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Free. 707-894-5271.

HEALDSBURG, OCT. 12

Wine talk: Visit Dean Walters’ special exhibit, “The Golden Age of Wine,” and take a walking tour of Healdsburg wine history sites starting 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Healdsburg Library, 139 Piper St. Admission is $15. Tour followed by a talk from writer Thomas Pinney 7-8:30 p.m. at Healdsburg SHED, 25 North St. healdsburgshed.com/events

PETALUMA, OCT. 13

Bilingual poetry: Poetry of Remembrance features community readers of bilingual poetry 6-8 p.m. Friday at Petaluma Historical Library and Museum, 20 Fourth St. Free. petalumamuseum.com.

SANTA ROSA, OCT. 13

“Steel Magnolias”: Watch the opening night of “Steel Magnolias” 7:30 p.m. Friday at 6th Street Playhouse, 52 W Sixth St. Admission is $20-28 at 6thstreetplayhouse.com. Show runs through Nov. 5.

SONOMA, OCT. 13

Comedy show: Sonoma LaughFest features improv and stand-up comedy acts 7 p.m. Friday at Sebastiani Theatre, 476 First St. E. Admission is $32 at the door or $27 at sonomalaughfest.com.

WINDSOR, OCT. 13

Honoring veterans: Honor veterans, active military and police and fire first responders at the Windsor High School Jaguars football game 7 p.m. Friday at Windsor High School, 8695 Windsor Road. Free game admission, hot dog and drink for veterans. 707-836-9074.

WINDSOR, OCT. 13

Coding for kids: Kids can learn computer science 4-5:30 p.m. Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway. Free. For ages 9-12. Computers provided; limited space. Register online or at the library. 707-838-1020.

GRATON, OCT. 13-14

Flower show: Graton’s Fall Flower Show “Bringing in the Harvest” boasts floral displays, crafts and homemade gifts, a raffle and live music 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday at Graton Community Club, 8996 Graton Road. Lunch served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for $10. Proceeds benefit SRJC graduates and Graton’s historic building. 707-829-5314

HEALDSBURG, OCT. 13-14

Book sale: A cookbook and wine book sale runs in conjunction with the art exhibit “The Golden Age of Wine” 3-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Healdsburg Regional Library, 139 Piper St. 707-433-3772.

CLOVERDALE, OCT. 13-15

“33 Variations”: Play “33 Variations” continues 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $12-22 at The Mail Center, 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. or at cloverdaleperformingarts.com

PETALUMA, OCT. 13-15

Spoken word: Wine Country Spoken Word Festival runs 6:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday at Petaluma Arts Center, 230 Lakeville St. and other locations. Admission is $15-250. davepokornypresents.com/wine-country-spoken-word

ROHNERT PARK, OCT. 13-15

“Spamalot”: “Spamalot,” a comedy adventure lovingly ripped off from the classic film “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Spreckels Performing Arts Center, 5409 Snyder Lane. Admission is $28. Shows run through Oct. 29. 707-588-3400.

BODEGA BAY, OCT. 14

Walk and Talk: Bodega Land Trust hosts an educational Walk and Talk on the Coastal Prairie Trail 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Bodega Bay Community Center, 2255 Highway 1. Admission is $10 or $5 for children under 13. Come prepared with hiking boots, lunch and water. bodegalandtrust.org.

CLOVERDALE, OCT. 14

Live music: Lisa Stano performs 7-10 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Ale Company, 131 E. First St. Free. 707-894-9610.

CLOVERDALE, OCT. 14

Live music: The Blues Session features an all-star lineup of local musicians 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Arts Alliance, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $5 at the door. Doors open 7 p.m. 707-894-4410.

COTATI, OCT. 14

Oktoberfest: The 11th annual Cotati Oktoberfest features wiener dog races, a tankard hoist, yodeling, costume contest, potato sack races and live music noon-6 p.m. Saturday at La Plaza Park, Old Redwood Highway and West Sierra Avenue. Free. A meal of Oktoberfest themed-food and Lagunitas beer costs $15. 707-795-5508.

GUERNEVILLE, OCT. 14

Bingo night: Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence presents Starry Starry Night bingo with free raffle tickets, food and drink 7 p.m. Saturday at Guerneville Veterans Memorial Hall, 16255 First St. Two Bingo cards cost $20. Proceeds benefit El Molino High School. Doors open 5:30 p.m. No alcohol or smoking. Tables for groups of 10+ available.

OCCIDENTAL, OCT. 14

Musical performance: Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter play Celtic harps and rare instruments, and tell stories 8 p.m. Saturday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $18 in advance or $20 at the door. occidentalcenterforthearts.com

PETALUMA, OCT. 14

Educational fair: LumaFest 2017 is SRJC Petaluma’s Free Community Open House and Education Fair 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Santa Rosa Junior College Petaluma Campus, 680 Sonoma Mountain Parkway. Free. lumafest.santarosa.edu

WINDSOR, OCT. 14

Open house: Windsor Fire Protection District Open House features rescue dog demonstration, free food, jumpy house, CPR demonstration, helicopter demonstration and prizes 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Station 2, 8600 Windsor Road. 707-576-1365 or 838-1170.

WINDSOR OCT. 14

Flea market: Indoor flea market and bake sale runs 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. Rent a table for $10. Applications available at the front desk. 707-838-1250.

WINDSOR, OCT. 14

Yard sale: Reduce, reuse, recycle or resell at the Community Yard Sale 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Huerta Gymnasium, 8291 Old Redwood Highway. Yard sale donations accepted 5-8 p.m. Friday at the gym.

KENWOOD, OCT. 14-15

Giant Pumpkin Festival: Giant Pumpkin Festival features kids’ activities, wine tasting and enormous orbs 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Kunde Family Winery, 9825 Highway 12. Free. 707-833-5501. kunde.com

SANTA ROSA, OCT. 14-15

Mystic Fair: Witness and participate in psychics, tarot, reiki, belly dancing, food and more at the fifth annual Santa Rosa Mystic Fair 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Santa Rosa Veterans Building, 1351 Maple Ave. Free. santarosamysticfair.com

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