Friday, February 28
• The art of downsizing. 2:30-4 p.m. Members free; non-members $5. Registration required. 707-829-2440. 167 N. High St., Sebastopol.
• Cotati annual awards dinner. Tickets on sale now. 5:30 p.m. in the Cotati Room.
• Swarm Season documentary on bees. 7 p.m. in Warren Auditorium, Ives Hall on the SSU campus. Suggested ticket donation, $5. There is a $5 parking fee on all SSU parking lots.
• Music to My Ears will take audiences on an epic journey of love, lust, isolation and justice. This epic production will be the first performed at the new Rancho Cotate TAG theater and will feature an epic sized 75-person cast, and the lead role will be performed by a Deaf actor! The Hunchback of Notre Dame showcases beautiful music by Menken and Schwartz. This will run through March 8. Fri. and Sat. 7:30 p.m. Sun. 2 p.m. Price at door is $25.
• The Rotary Club Crab feed will feature raffles for up to $8,000, no-host bar, dessert, at 6-9 p.m. at the Petaluma Veterans Memorial Hall, 1094 Petaluma Blvd. S. $65 petalumarotary.org.
• A family movie, “Everest the Yeti.” 4-5:45 p.m. at the Rohnert Park Library, 6250 Lynne Conde Way. Free. 707-584-9121.
Saturday, February 29
• Young People’s Chamber Orchestra, The Phoenix Chamber Symphony at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma. 707-546-8742.
• Leap Day celebration featuring Las Cafeterias & Friends at 2 and 7:30 p.m. in Weill Hall on the SSU campus. A family show at 2 p.m. Great for children of all ages (60 minutes long). Tickets: Kids 12 and younger $10. Adults $20. This event is general admission. All ages show at 7:30 p.m.
• The Analy Band Wagon is hosting its fourth annual Pasta and Music Night fundraiser from 5:30-9 p.m. Masonic Lodge, 373 Main St., Sebastopol. 707-824-2337. Tickets $20 adults, $5 child (6-12).
• King Dream features Bay Area songwriter and musician Jeremy Lyon playing a mix of indie rock, psychedelic, folk and alternative at 8 p.m. at the Twin Oaks Roadhouse, 5745 Old Redwood Highway. Free. This is a 21 plus event. 707-795-5118.
• Second annual Bow Wow Bingo Benefit for Countryside Rescue, Compassion Without Borders and Bay Area German Shepard Rescue, 4:30-10 p.m. at Sally Tomatoes, 1100 Valley House Dr. $60. Ticket includes eight games of bingo, dinner, dessert and one drink coupon. 707-665-9472.
Sunday, March 1
• Swarm Season documentary on bees. 4 p.m. in Warren Auditorium, Ives Hall on the SSU campus. Suggested ticket donation, $5. There is a $5 parking fee on all SSU parking lots.
Monday, March 2
• The reading begins at 6:15 p.m. at the Aqus Cage, 189 H St., Petaluma. Featured poets are William Greenwood and Brian Martens. Open mic sign-ups start 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 3
• Angela Davis at Green Music Center, Weill Hall on SSU campus. $15 SSU students free. General admission. $15.
Wednesday, March 4
• Home school day: cooking up with comics. Assemble a yogurt parfait, build a solar oven and use food to make a DNA and cell model. Schulz Museum, 2601 Hardies Ln., Santa Rosa. Noon to 5 p.m. $5 per person. Advance registration is required. 707-579-4452.
• After-hours mixer at Sweet Expectations, 5:30 p.m. 8099 La Plaza, Cotati
Thursday, March 5
• International Women’s Day 6-9:15 p.m. at Foxtail Golf Club in Rohnert Park. Listen to inspiring speakers, enjoy yummy appetizers and win raffle prizes. To purchase tickets, go to https://internationalwomensday2020.eventbrite.com.
Friday, March 6
• First Friday Film series: Calamity Jane at Schulz Museum, 2601 Hardies Ln., Santa Rosa. 7 p.m. Free for members and $5 for general. 707-579-4452.
• Free coffee and pastries from 10-11 a.m. to meet your fellow library patrons, interact with staff members and learn about new and upcoming library resources. 6250 Lynne Conde Way, Rohnert Park. 707-584-9121.
Saturday, March 7
• 25 years of Mutts with Patrick McDonnell, creator of the comic strip. 1 p.m. at Schulz Museum, 2601 Hardies Ln., Santa Rosa. 7 p.m. Free for members and $5 for general. 707-579-4452.
• Rotary Club of Rancho-Cotati will host a Luck of the Irish Bingo Event at the Rohnert Park Community Center. For tickets and information contact 707-280-0451 or go online to Rancho-Cotati Rotary events
Sunday, March 8
• Free film showings at the Sonoma Film Institute at SSU campus. 4 p.m. Suggested donation of $5.
Monday, March 9
• Dr. Jon Jackson presents a new series of lectures on symbolic archetypes.4-6 p.m. Members $10, non-members $15. 167 N. High St., Sebastopol. 707-829-2440.
• Coffee with Cotati Cops at Starbucks, E. Cotati Ave. 9-11 a.m.
Tuesday, March 10
• A trio of symphony musicians will present a diverse program of chamber music. Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave. 7:30 p.m. $8 includes parking. SSU students free.
Wednesday, March 11
• The Cripple of Inishmaan at Santa Rosa Junior College. 2 p.m. ages 16 and up. $25. Students and seniors, $20 and youth 12 and under $15. Burbank Auditorium, 1501 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa.
Thursday, March 12
• The Cripple of Inishmaan at Santa Rosa Junior College. 8 p.m. ages 16 and up. $25. Students and seniors, $20 and youth 12 and under $15. Burbank Auditorium, 1501 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa.