GUERNEVILLE, OCT. 12
Get healthy: The first annual Russian River Health Fair includes free health screenings and other health services, bilingual representatives, zumba classes and kid-friendly activities 1-4 p.m. today at Guerneville School, 14630 Armstrong Woods Road. Schedule screenings in advance at 824-6508 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WINDSOR, OCT. 12
Bike safety event: Family bicycle/safety rodeo and “KIDical Mass” ride teach bicycle skills, safety and the rules of the road 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. today at Huerta Gymnasium, 9291 Old Redwood Highway.
SONOMA, OCT. 14
Watch for UFOs: Local UFO researcher Jim Ledwith presents “When UFOs Arrive” 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in room 110 at Sonoma Community Center, 276 E. Napa St. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for minors. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The program may include watching for UFOs with night-vision glasses 9-9:30 p.m. depending on weather conditions. 938-4626, ext. 1. sonomacommunitycenter.org.
ROHNERT PARK, OCT. 15
Jazz at Weill Hall: The Jazz Orchestra with The Jeff Denson Trio featuring Lee Konitz perform 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Green Music Center’s Weill Hall, 1801 East Cotati Ave. Admission is $8 for general, free for SSU students. (866) 955-6040.
SANTA ROSA, Oct. 16
Cancer survivor speaks: Melanie Young, author of “Getting Things Off My Chest: A Survivor’s Guide to Staying Fearless & Fabulous in the Face of Breast Cancer,” will be the guest speaker at the North Bay Cancer Alliance event at the Flamingo Resort in Santa Rosa. Registration begins at 6 p.m for the 6:30 p.m event. Suggested donation is $15. 528-0282, northbaycancer.org.
SANTA ROSA, OCT. 16
Benefit dinner: The third Thursday Visiting Chefs Dinner Series benefits the culinary program for at-risk youth 6 p.m. Thursday at Worth Our Weight Café, 1021 Hahman Drive. Prepayments of $75 are due by Oct. 12. 544-1200.
SEBASTOPOL, OCT. 16
Celebrate ‘Rocktober’: Bubbly Burlesque presents “Rocktober,” an evening of sparkling wine, food, rock trivia, air guitar and rock songs with some added spice. It begins at 8 p.m. Thursday at Hopmonk Tavern, 230 Petaluma Ave. Tickets are $10-$15, $15-$20 at the door, and include tasting and small bites, with a raffle benefiting the Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence. 21+. Info: 829-7300, cabaretdecaliente.com.
ROHNERT PARK, OCT. 16-19
Coming-of-age play: “The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek,” a dark and edgy coming-of-age story set in the Great Depression, runs 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday in Ives Hall at Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave. $10-17. The play will run through Oct. 25. 664-4246.
CLOVERDALE, OCT. 17-19
‘Woolf’ on stage: “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” runs 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Cloverdale Performing Arts Center, 209 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Admission is $18 at cloverdaleperformingarts.com or at the Mail Center, 207-A N. Cloverdale Blvd. Additional performances are 8 p.m. Oct. 24-25, and 2 p.m. Oct. 26. 894-2214.
SEBASTOPOL, OCT. 17
Lazyman performs: Steve Pile’s band Lazyman performs delta blues and African rhythms 8:30 p.m. Friday at HopMonk Tavern, 230 Petaluma Ave. Midnight North opens the show. Admission is $12. 829-7300. hopmonk.com.
PETALUMA, OCT. 17-19
Film fest opens: The sixth annual Petaluma International Film Festival begins noon Friday-Sunday at Boulevard Cinemas, 200 C St. Admission is $12; a festival pass costs $180. petalumafilmfestival.org.
HEALDSBURG, OCT. 18
Tea and entertainment: The 2014 Russian Tea and Fragrance Festival offers tea leaf readings, rose tea, the Rose Embrace Perfume debut and live music 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Russian River Rose Company, 1684 Magnolia Drive. A $5 donation covers tea and entertainment. 433-7455.
HEALDSBURG, OCT. 18
Free concert: Trio Boomerang performs on the patio 5 p.m. Saturday at Oakville Grocery, 124 Matheson St. Free. facebook.com/boomerangtrio.
JENNER-BY-THE-SEA, OCT. 18
Tour the river: Join Water Trek Eco Tours for a sunset and full moon tour with spectacular views, wildlife, a cup of hot chocolate or edible treat, dry bag and outerwear 4-8 p.m. Saturday at Russian River Estuary. The tour costs $70 per person for ages 12 and over and $20 with your own boat and gear. 865-2249.
SONOMA, OCT. 18
Attic sale: The Sonoma Valley Historical Society’s attic sale, “Kitchen Tricks and Treats,” offers cookbooks and kitchen/dining room items only, including antiques, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Depot Park, 270 First St. W. Free. 938-1762. depotparkmuseum.org.
WINDSOR, OCT. 18-19
Check out aircraft: Climb Aboard Weekend provides a Soviet transport aircraft 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pacific Coast Air Museum, One Air Museum Way.
CLOVERDALE, OCT. 19
Ready to run?: The fourth annual Cloverdale Harvest Marathon, Half and 10K begins with sign-ins and on-site registration 6 a.m. Sunday at Asti Winery, 26150 Asti Road. Race Day registration may be available. Marathon and Half-Marathon start at 7:30 a.m. 5k Fun Run/Walk starts at 9 a.m. 894-3222. runthewinecountry.org.
GUERNEVILLE, OCT. 19
Family-friendly music: Local band The Finnaddicts performs a mix of rock classics, folk and country 1-5 p.m. Sunday at The Hideaway, 18100 Highway 116. Free. The family-friendly roadhouse features barbecue, oysters, ribs, pulled pork and outdoor dining. 869-3634.
PETALUMA, OCT. 19
Oktoberfest fun: Oktoberfest features a parade of flags, folk dancing, raffle and a German-themed dinner 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Hermann Sons Hall, 860 Western Ave. Admission is $10-12. 664-0375. 778-8066.
SANTA ROSA, OCT. 19
Pasta party: The Living Room’s second annual Pasta Party provides beer, wine, live music and a silent auction 3-6 p.m. Sunday at Church of the Incarnation’s Farlander Hall, 550 Mendocino Ave. Admission is $20 and free for children under 13. 579-0138. thelivingroomsc.org.
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