Cats of all varieties
What: More than 150 cat breeds will be on display at the Poppy State Cat Club Cat Show at McClellan Park. The show will feature pedigreed and household cats.
Where: 5411 Luce Ave., McClellan.
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Cost: $10 general, $7 seniors, military and children ages 5 to 18.
Info: (530) 417-4405.
Last call for skating
What: Enjoy the final three days of the Downtown Plaza Ice Rink. The rink was first established in 1991 by the city of Sacramento. The Downtown Sacramento Partnership assumed operation and management of the rink soon after with the goal of creating a winter holiday experience for the region.
Where: 701 K St., Sacramento.
When: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
Cost: $8 general; free for children 4 and younger; $2 skate rental.
Info: (916) 442-8575.
What: The Rancho Cordova Civic Light Orchestra will present a fundraising concert, “A Celebration of the American Spirit of Adventure,” at the California State Railroad Museum. Music from American composers Elmer Bernstein, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin and Stephen Foster will be performed.
Where: 125 I St., at Second Street, Old Sacramento.
When: Hors d’oeuvres start at 7:15 p.m., concert at 8 p.m.
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Info: (916) 686-2643 or www.rcclo.com.
Exploring the past
What: Genealogist Kathryn Marshall will talk about resources that can help further your genealogy research by making it easier to pinpoint the location of your ancestor’s land. Computer programs to be discussed are Animap, HistoricMapWorks, BLM and GoogleEarth.
Where: Sacramento Central Library, West Meeting Room, 821 I St.
When: 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Info: (916) 264-2920 or www.saclibrary.org.
Hoop it up
What: The Harlem Globetrotters will again bring their blend of basketball talent and humor for all ages to Sleep Train Arena. Globetrotter players include “Special K” Daley, “Big Easy” Lofton, “Flight Time” Lang and “Dizzy” Grant, along with female stars “TNT” Maddox and “T-Time” Brawner.
Where: 1 Sports Parkway, Sacramento.
When: 2 p.m.
Cost: $17.50 to $122.50 (parking is $12 per car).
Info: (800) 745-3000.