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Fun events in Sonoma County towns

Daniel Earl leads concert goers and members of the Santa Rosa Symphonic Chorus, Santa Rosa Chamber Orchestra and SRJC Concert Choir and Chamber Singers during the 36th Annual Redwood Empire Sing-Along Messiah at Sonoma Country Day School on Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Santa Rosa, California . (BETH SCHLANKER/The Press Democrat)

JULIE LEE,

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. marne@14feet.net

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