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Fun events in Sonoma County towns

The Dirty Red Barn band plays during the 2nd Annual Home Brewers Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 28, 2016. (ASHLEY COLLINGWOOD/FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER)

JULIE S. LEE,

WINDSOR, NOV. 5

Hometown Heroes: Windsor’s sixth annual ceremony honors U.S. Army service members Anthony Wright, Mark Terra and Nathaniel De La Cruz, and Coast Guardsmen Joseph Odetto and Michael Fitzpatrick 1 p.m. Sunday at Huerta Gymnasium, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #200. A banner with a photo of each service member will be hung from lamp posts around the Windsor Civic Center. 707-838-1260.

GUERNEVILLE, NOV. 6

Volunteer cleanup: Guerneville Town Cleanup meets to tidy up the square, footbridge and Riverkeeper Park 4 p.m. Monday at Guerneville Town Square. Gloves, brooms, pickers and water provided. Dress warmly. cleanriveralliance.com

PETALUMA, NOV. 6

Music history: Santa Rosa Symphony historian Dr. Kayleen Asbo presents “History of the Concerto, Musical Mondays” 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Monday at Petaluma Historical Library and Museum, 20 Fourth St. Admission is $100 per series or $30 per lecture. kayleenasbo.com

WINDSOR NOV. 6

Mystery Book Club: Discuss “The Cuckoo’s Calling” by Robert Galbraith 2:30-3:30 p.m. Monday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. 707-838-1250.

WINDSOR, NOV. 6

TED Talks: Bring a brown bag lunch to watch and discuss three TED Talks videos 12:30-1:30 p.m. Monday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. This month’s topics are “Learning from Dirty Jobs” by Mark Rowe, “I Am the Son of a Terrorist Who Chose Peace” by Zak Ebrahim and “A Promising Test for Pancreatic Cancer” by Jack Andraka. 707-838-1250.

WINDSOR, NOV. 6-21

Gratitude Tree: Stop by the children’s area to create and add a leaf to the Gratitude Tree 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Supplies provided. 707-838-1020.

HEALDSBURG, NOV. 7

Author reading: Lee Slonimsky reads from his latest book “Lion, Gnat” 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Healdsburg Center for the Arts, 130 Plaza St. Free. healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

ROHNERT PARK, NOV. 7

Women in Business: Rohnert Park Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business program features The Hip Chicks discussing struggles and steps to succeed in starting a new business 11:45 a.m. at Mary’s Pizza Shack, 101 Golf Course Drive. Admission is $30-40 and includes lunch. This event was rescheduled from Oct. 10 due to the fires. 707-584-1415.

HEALDSBURG, NOV. 8

Writing workshop: Writer Lee Slonimsky leads a writing workshop 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at Healdsburg Center for the Arts, 130 Plaza St. Admission is $15 at healdsburg.z2systems.com/np/clients/healdsburg/eventRegistration.

WINDSOR, NOV. 8

World music: Virtuoso instrumentalists Ancient Future perform stunningly rhythmic world fusion music 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Free.

CLOVERDALE, NOV. 9

Books on Stage: Author Jeffery Renard Allen speaks 7 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. 707-894-2214.

PETALUMA, NOV. 9

Holocaust survivor: Chabad Jewish Center of Petaluma welcomes speaker Dr. Jakob Eisenbach at “Wherever You Go I Go: An Evening with a Holocaust Survivor” 7-8 p.m. Thursday at Hotel Petaluma, 205 Kentucky St. Admission is $10-20. jewishpetaluma.com

PENNGROVE, NOV. 10

Live music: Petaluma-based band The Dirty Red Barn performs two sets of rock ’n’ folk music 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Twin Oaks Roadhouse, 5745 Old Redwood Highway. Free. 707-795-5118.

OCCIDENTAL, NOV. 10

Live jazz: Rhythm Future Quartet performs gypsy jazz 8-10 p.m. Friday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $29 at the door or $25 at occidentalcenterfortheart.org

BOYES HOT SPRINGS, NOV. 11

Artists’ reception: A reception for Sonoma Valley artists Jill Sabel Valavanis and Jim Valavanis runs 7-9 p.m. Saturday at ArtEscape, 17474 Highway 12. Free. Their exhibit “It’s About Time” runs through Dec. 17. 707-938-5551. artescapesonoma.com

CLOVERDALE, NOV. 11

Play auditions: Cold-read auditions for David Mamet’s “November” run 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and for Sam Shepard’s “True West” run 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. 707-508-8339.

CLOVERDALE, NOV. 11

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.

SANTA ROSA, NOV. 11

Basket weaving: Get wrapped up in Tule Twined Basket Workshop with Charlie Kennard 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road. Admission is $95. lagunafoundation.org

SANTA ROSA, NOV. 11

Planetarium show: Santa Rosa Junior College Planetarium presents “Exploring the Depths of Our Winter Sky” 4-5:30 p.m. Saturday at 1501 Mendocino Ave. Admission is $8, $5 for seniors or free for students and ages 5-12. santarosa.edu

SANTA ROSA, NOV. 11

Stand-up comedy: Laugh it off at “Derek Sheen on Tour” 7 p.m. Saturday at The Laugh Cellar, 5755 Mountain Hawk Drive. Admission is $28. Sheen has toured the globe with Patton Oswalt, Janeane Garofalo and many more. thelaughcellar.com

SONOMA, NOV. 11-12

“Sing!”: MusicWorks!Sonoma presents a concert featuring 10 women vocalists with piano and flute accompaniment 7 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday at Faith Lutheran Church, 19355 Arnold Drive. Free; donations accepted. 707-290-9175. facebook.com/MusicWorksSonoma-174887062593007

HEALDSBURG, NOV. 12

Jazz concert: Healdsburg Jazz hosts a Jazz Jam Benefit Concert for those affected by the Sonoma County fires 4-9 p.m. Sunday at Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave. Admission is $30 at brownpapertickets.com/event/3120519. Food and beverages available to purchase.

HEALDSBURG, NOV. 12

Natural dye: Sasha Duerr presents a fall colors natural dye workshop 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Healdsburg SHED, 25 North St. Admission is $85. healdsburgshed.com/events/natural-dye

PETALUMA, NOV. 12

Holiday Crafterino: The ninth annual Holiday Crafterino event features local handmade crafts and gifts 11 a.m. Sunday at Petaluma Veterans Memorial Building, 1094 Petaluma Blvd S., with a suggested donation of $1 at the door. Proceeds benefit Petaluma Committee on the Homeless. holidaycrafterino.com

ROHNERT PARK, NOV. 12

Mad About Plaid: Sunday Family Fun Series features country artist McKenna Faith, a Kidzone, food vendors and more 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Community Center Complex, 5401 Snyder Lane. Free. Series runs on the second Sunday of each month through May. 707-588-3465.

SEBASTOPOL, NOV. 12

Banjo performances: California Banjo Extravaganza brings world-renowned banjo players 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Sebastopol Community Cultural Center, 390 Morris St. Admission is $25 at the door or $22 at seb.org.