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HEALDSBURG, NOV. 26

Vintage posters: View the rare and beautiful collection of Berkeley’s Vintage European Posters 10-5 p.m. Sunday at Hammerfriar Gallery, 132 Mill St. #101. 707-473-9600. hammerfriar.com.

WINDSOR, NOV. 27

Holiday dinner: Purchase tickets for the three-course Holiday Dinner on Dec. 13 at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. Admission is $12. 707-838-1250.

PETALUMA, NOV. 28

Live concert: The 11th annual “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” tour features The Grouch, Del the Funky Homo sapien, DJ Fresh and DJ Abilities 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mystic Theatre, 23 Petaluma Blvd. N. Admission is $35 or $32 in advance at mystictheatre.com. Doors open 7:30 p.m.

SEBASTOPOL, NOV. 28, 30

Jewish Film Festival: The 22nd annual Jewish Film Festival screens “Family Commitments” 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and “Fanny’s Journey” 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Rialto Cinemas, 6868 McKinley St. Admission is $10-$13 at jccsoco.ticketspice.com/jewish-film-festival-2017. Presented by the Jewish Community Center of Sonoma County. 707-526-5538.

HEALDSBURG, NOV. 29

Movie screening: Watch the documentary film, “Look and See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry” 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Healdsburg SHED, 25 North St. Admission is $20. healdsburgshed.com/events/lookandsee.

ROHNERT PARK, NOV. 29

Family movie night: Watch “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” based on the picture book by Judy Viorst 6 p.m. Wednesday at Rohnert Park-Cotati Library, 6250 Lynne Conde Way. Free. Refreshments provided. Running time is 107 minutes. 707-584-9121.

CLOVERDALE, NOV. 30

Sign painting: Paint a sign for yourself, or create a unique gift for friends and family at “Bubbles and Boards” 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Cloverdale Senior Center, 311 N. Main St. Admission is $55 and includes materials. Twenty percent of proceeds benefit Cloverdale Seniors in Need Programs. tinyurl.com/yd97ujqv.

WINDSOR, NOV. 30

Card making: Learn the basics of rubber stamping and embossing to create your own greeting cards, gift wrap and scrapbook pages 1-3 p.m. Thursday at Windsor Senior Center, 9231 Foxwood Drive. Admission is $25 and $5 for supplies. Sign up at the front desk. All skill levels welcome. 707-838-1250.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1

Craft Faire: Local Artists Craft Faire runs 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday at Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. 707-894-4410.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1

Gingerbread decorating: Kids can decorate gingerbread 3-4:30 p.m. Friday in the Downtown Plaza, 122 N. Cloverdale Blvd. 707-894-4470.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1

Holiday Markets: Two Holiday Markets feature food, wine, handmade gifts and live music 5-9 p.m. Friday in the vacant lot next to Plank Coffee, 227 N. Cloverdale Blvd., and next to Trading Post, 102 S. Cloverdale Blvd. 707-894-4470.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1

Tree lighting: Christmas tree lighting ceremony features hot cocoa, cider, donuts, live music and Santa at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Downtown Plaza, 122 N. Cloverdale Blvd. 707-894-4470.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1

Movie screening: Watch “White Christmas” 8 p.m. Friday at Clover Theater, 121 E. First St. clovertheater.com.

GUERNEVILLE, DEC. 1

First Friday Art Walk: New and seasoned artists showcase their art at Guerneville’s many art galleries offering munchies, wine, live music and a friendly, small-town ambience. You might start your tour at the unique Kuhr-Norris Studio and Gallery, 16216 Main St.

PETALUMA, DEC. 1

Tree lighting: Join in a celebration of remembrance for family and friends we have lost, and honor loved ones through inspiring words, music and a tree lighting 6-7 p.m. Friday at Walnut Park, Petaluma Boulevard and D Street. Free. Donation to the Hospice of Petaluma requested. 707-769-0429.

SANTA ROSA, DEC. 1

Garden Volunteer Day: Come help with planting, weeding, spreading wood chips and cleaning up the garden area 9 a.m.-noon Friday at Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road. No experience necessary, only an interest in native plants. Training, tools and snacks provided. Wear clothes and shoes that you’re okay with getting dirty. 707-527-9277, ext. 100.

SONOMA, DEC. 1

Holiday party: Sonoma Sister Cities Association hosts a holiday party with international specialties from its seven sister cities 6-8 p.m. Friday at Vintage House, 264 First St. E. Free. Proceeds benefit a Glen Ellen fire victim who works with the association. Featuring raffles, games and local and international wines. sonomasistercitiesassociation.org.

WINDSOR, DEC. 1

Coffee and crosswords: Join crossword puzzle enthusiasts over coffee 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway #100. Coffee, puzzles and reference books provided. 707-838-1020.

BODEGA BAY, DEC. 1-2

Crab fishing: Eat crab prepared by local chefs in Bodega, Jenner, Fort Ross, Freestone and Valley Ford, and go fishing during the Dungeness Crab Sonoma Coast Celebration 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday. You can use a charter boat, with equipment provided, or bring your own boat and use a local boat ramp. Stay the night in a coastal inn or rental home, or bring a tent or RV. visitbodegabayca.com/dungeness-crab-weekend.

SANTA ROSA, DEC. 1-2

Palestine conferences: International peace movement NorCal Friends of Sabeel sponsors conferences on justice in Palestine 7 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday at St. Rose Catholic Church, 320 10th St. Admission is free on Friday and $30 in advance or $35 at the door on Saturday, including lunch. norcalsabeel.org.

CLOVERDALE, DEC. 1-3

“The Nutcracker”: Performances of “Nutcracker ... The Musical” run 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $22 or $12 for children/students at cloverdaleperformingarts.com or at the Mail Center, 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. Show continues Dec. 8-10.

PETALUMA, DEC. 1-3

Holiday tour: Take a self-guided tour of the holiday-lit Petaluma streets. Maps available at the Petaluma Visitors Center, 210 Lakeville St. 707-769-0429.

ROHNERT PARK, DEC. 1-3

“Little Women”: Spreckels Theatre Company presents “Little Women: The Musical” 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Spreckels Theatre, 5409 Snyder Lane. Admission is $28. Show continues through Dec 17. 707-588-3400.

GUERNEVILLE, DEC. 2

Parade of Lights: “Storybook Holiday” is the theme of this year’s Parade of Lights, featuring marching bands, colorful floats and the Trio Cafe’s Polar Express Train 7-9 p.m. Saturday from the west to east ends of Main Street. This is not your Grandfather’s holiday parade, even if he was raised in Guerneville. Cub Scout Troop 150 hopes to collect toy donations from onlookers, while Alison Arngrim, who played “Nelly” on the NBC series “Little House on the Prairie,” helps judge the floats.

HEALDSBURG, DEC. 2

Christmas Bazaar: Alexander Valley Ladies Aid holds the annual Christmas Bazaar, including gifts, Christmas ornaments, wreaths and table arrangements and handmade items, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Alexander Valley Community Church, 6650 Highway 128. Refreshments and music provided. A portion of the sales proceeds will go to fire relief. 415-271-1305.

OCCIDENTAL, DEC. 2

Choral concert: The 40-member Occidental Community Choir presents a holiday blend of original works, old favorites, contemporary and classical music 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission is $10 or free for kids under 13 at occidentalchoir.org/tickets.

ROHNERT PARK, DEC. 2

Tree lighting: The 35th annual Holiday Lights Celebration offers all the festivities including a visit from Santa, kids’ activities, refreshments and holiday music courtesy of the Rancho Cotate Band and Choir 5-7 p.m. Saturday at City Center Plaza, 475 City Center Drive. Tree lighting begins 6 p.m., rain or shine. 707-584-1415.

SONOMA, DEC. 2

Craft fair: Over 25 vendors offer handcrafted items at the Christmas Craft Fair 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran Church, 19355 Arnold Drive. Free. flcsv.org.

WINDSOR, DEC. 2

Flea market: Windsor Senior Center’s flea market and bake sale runs 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at 9231 Foxwood Drive. Bake sale proceeds benefit the Aquatic Center’s scholarship fund that allows seniors to enjoy the therapeutic pool at discount rates. 707-838-1250.

OCCIDENTAL, DEC. 2-3

Choral concert: Occidental Community Choir, featuring over 40 singers, performs original songs during “Alleluia Anyway” 8 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court. Admission ranges from $10-$16.50 or free for kids under 12. occidentalcenterforthearts.org.

SANTA ROSA, DEC. 2-3

Holiday tour: Tour Burbank’s beautiful gardens and home, decked out in Victorian-era finery and ornaments, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Luther Burbank Home and Gardens, 204 Santa Rosa Ave. Admission is $3 or free for kids under 13. 707-524-5445. Find free parking on First and D Streets. You can also ride “Rosie the Trolley” for free between the Burbank Home and the Handmade Holiday Crafts Fair, held at the Finley Community Center.

SANTA ROSA, DEC. 2-3

Crafts Fair: Handmade Holiday Crafts Fair features over 80 artists, live entertainment, kettle corn and cookies, breakfast and lunch foods and hot beverages for purchase and a visit from Santa 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at Finley Community Center, 2060 W. College Ave. Admission is $2 for the weekend or free for kids under 13. Ride “Rosie the Trolley” for free from the Finley Center to the Luther Burbank Home and Gardens to view their holiday tour. 707-543-3737.

SONOMA, DEC. 2-3

Open winery: Take photos with Santa and enjoy wine and gourmet food tasting 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Larson Family Winery, 23355 Millerick Road. Free. The winery will donate $1 to the Valley of the Moon Children’s Center for every letter deposited into its mailbox for Santa. 707-938-3031, ext. 20. larsonfamilywinery.com.

WINDSOR, DEC. 3

Tree decorating: Decorate the Charlie Brown Christmas Trees 2 p.m. Sunday on the Town Green, 701 McClelland Drive. The final Windsor Certified Farmers Market of the year also makes its Stone Soup 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring an ingredient to contribute to the meat and vegetarian soup pots. Some market vendors may stay open later with hot chocolate, coffee, kettle corn and roasted chestnuts for tree decorators.

Julie S. Lee

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