PENNGROVE, DEC. 17
Holiday parade: The second annual Holiday Parade of Lights features tractors, trailers and farm equipment covered in lights 6-7 p.m. Sunday in downtown Penngrove. You will see. 707-794-1516.
RIO NIDO, DEC. 17
Live music: Local band The THUGZ presents “Psychedelic Santa Holiday Party” 5 p.m. Sunday at Rio Nido Roadhouse, 14540 Canyon Two Road. Admission is $5 or free for kids.
SEBASTOPOL, DEC. 17
Open mic: Every third Sunday is Comedy Open Mic 7 p.m. Sunday at Hopmonk Tavern Sebastopol, 230 Petaluma Ave. All ages. hopmonk.com/sebastopol.
SONOMA, DEC. 17
Model trains: The final day of the fifth annual Holiday Model Train Show runs noon-4 p.m. Sunday at Depot Park Museum, 270 First St. W. Free; donations accepted. 707-938-1762. depotparkmuseum.org
WINDSOR, DEC. 18
English practice: Practice speaking English with a trained facilitator in a small group setting 6-7 p.m. Monday at Windsor Regional Library, 9201 Old Redwood Highway, No. 100. 707-838-1020.
CLOVERDALE, DEC. 19
Farmers market: The final Tuesday Farmers Market for the season runs 3-6 p.m. Tuesday in the empty lot next to Plank Coffee, 225 N. Cloverdale Blvd. firstname.lastname@example.org
GUERNEVILLE, DEC. 19
Give Back Tuesday: Enjoy the holiday spirit in an especially warm ambiance with raffle prizes 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rainbow Cattle Company, 16220 Main St. Buffet costs $5. Proceeds benefit the Dogma Animal Rescue in Monte Rio.
ROHNERT PARK, DEC. 19
Comedy showcase: The Laughing Tomato and Bay Area legend Tony Sparks host local and Bay Area comics 8-10 p.m. Tuesday at Sally Tomatoes, 1100 Valley House Drive. Free. Features food and drink specials. 707-665-9472.
WINDSOR, DEC. 19
Grinch crafts: Hear the story “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and make Grinch crafts 4-5 p.m. Tuesday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway, No. 100. For age 5 and older. 707-838-1020, ext. 1230.
CLOVERDALE, DEC. 20
Art lecture: Discovering Art presents “Winds of Heaven: The Story and Vision of Emily Carr, West Coast Canadian artist” 7 p.m. Wednesday at Cloverdale Arts Alliance Gallery, 204 N Cloverdale Boulevard. Admission is $7. 707-894-4410.
HEALDSBURG, DEC. 20
Holiday candles: Design holiday candle centerpieces 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Dragonfly Floral School, 425 Westside Road. Admission is $125. dragonflyfloralschool.com
SONOMA, DEC. 20
Park meeting: California State Parks, Jack London Park Partners and Team Sugarloaf host a meeting to discuss the Jack London Park operating agreement noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Sonoma Community Center, 276 E. Napa St. Free. 707-938-3689. jacklondonpark.com
CLOVERDALE, DEC. 21
Americana Night: The Highway Poets perform 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Cloverdale Arts Alliance, 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $20. cloverdaleartsalliance.org
FORESTVILLE, DEC. 21
Yoga and wine: “Solstice Yoga: 108 Sun Salutations” offers snacks, tea, wine tasting after yoga 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at Russian River Vineyards, 5700 Gravenstein Highway N. Admission is $40. mollyvogelyoga.com
SONOMA, DEC. 21
Evensong service: Explore the Episcopal Evensong tradition during an ancient service of music, meditation and chant beginning at the church labyrinth 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Episcopal Church, 275 E. Spain St. Free. 707-938-4846. trinitysonoma.org
SANTA ROSA, DEC. 21-23
Musical comedy: “Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge,” a musical parody of the Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” continues 7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday at 6th Street Playhouse, 52 W. 6th St. Admission is $18-28. 6thstreetplayhouse.com
GUERNEVILLE, DEC. 22
Live music: The Rhythm Drivers perform an evening of blues 7-7:30 p.m. Friday at Main Street Bistro and Cabaret, 16280 Main St. Free. 707-869-0501.
HEALDSBURG, DEC. 22
Live music: From 6-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, Hotel Healdsburg, 25 Matheson St., presents the Spirit Bar Music Series. Acoustic instruments with Dustin Saylor. hotelhealdsburg.com/spirit-bar
HEALDSBURG, DEC. 22
Santa’s Workshop: Healdsburg Center for the Arts hosts Santa’s Workshop in Phoenix Hall 9 a.m.-noon Friday-Saturday at West Side School, 1201 Felta Road. Free. Register at healdsburgcenterforthearts.org/santas-workshop
WINDSOR, DEC. 22
Art and science: View monthly interactive art and science presentation by the 4-H Club 4-5 p.m. Friday at Windsor Regional Library, 9291 Old Redwood Highway, No. 100. For ages 6-12. 707-838-1020.
PETALUMA, DEC. 22-23
Sinatra tribute: “My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra” begins 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday at Cinnabar Theater, 3333 Petaluma Blvd N. Admission is $25-45. cinnabartheater.org
GRATON, DEC. 23
Art reception: The opening reception for “From Clayton to Graton” runs 2-5 p.m. Saturday at Graton Gallery, 9048 Graton Road. gratongallery.net
HEALDSBURG, DEC. 23
Live jazz: Bennett Friedman Quartet with Randy Vincent, Robb Fisher and Allan Hall perform bebop to post-bob with a splash of Latin jazz 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Hotel Healdsburg, 25 Matheson St. hotelhealdsburg.com/dining/spirit-bar
PENNGROVE, DEC. 23
Live music: No Room For Zeus performs two sets of 1960s cover songs 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Twin Oaks Roadhouse, 5745 Old Redwood Highway. Free. 707-795-5118.
PETALUMA, DEC. 23
Community caroling: Community Caroling with Aquus runs 5:30-7 p.m. Saturday at Petaluma Historical Library and Museum, 20 Fourth St. petalumamuseum.com
PETALUMA, DEC. 23
Punk concert: Our Vinyl Vows, Pounders and One Armed Joey perform 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Phoenix Theater, 201 Washington St. Admission is $10. thephoenixtheater.com
SANTA ROSA, DEC. 23
Holiday gifts: Holiday Gift-Making Workshop runs 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Lane. Admission $25-32. schulzmuseum.org
WINDSOR, DEC. 23
Christmas dinner: Windsor residents can enjoy a full-course Christmas dinner with live music and kids’ activities noon-3 p.m. Saturday at Windsor Vineyard of Faith Lutheran Church, 167 Arata Lane. Free. Order a carry-out dinner no later than 5 p.m. Friday or for after 2 p.m. Saturday at 707-322-1882. Home delivery available for seniors, veterans and those without transportation or with physical disabilities. A special invitation is extended to wildfire victims, first responders and their families.
Julie S. Lee