• NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ART BY FIRE
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today
Details: www.artbyfire.org, (530) 878-8034
Get yourself a post-holiday gift at an affordable price. Find unique handmade bargains at this “seconds” sale, featuring less-than-perfect (but still beautiful) pottery, glass, metal and clay work.
• GET-ORGANIZED WORKSHOPS
Where: Tuesday at La Quinta Inn and Suites, 11131 Folsom Blvd., Rancho Cordova; Wednesday at BW Plus Orchid Suites, 130 North Sunrise Ave., Roseville; and Thursday at Holiday Inn Express, 9175 W. Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove.
When: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Admission: $25 at the door
Details: www.denieceschofield.com, (800) 835-8463
Meet organization expert and author Deniece Schofield and learn her methods. All two-hour seminars are the same; no reservations required.
• LODI HOME AND GARDEN SHOW
Where: Lodi Grape Festival Grounds, 413 E. Lockeford St., Lodi
When: Gates open noon Friday, 10 a.m. next Saturday and Jan. 19
Admission: $3; seniors $2 on Friday only
Details: www.metroexpositions.com, (209) 941-1880
This popular show features lots of ideas (plus products and services) to get things done in your home and garden.
– Debbie Arrington