• SUCCULENT WREATH WORKSHOP
Where: Big Oak Nursery, 10071 Grant Line Road, Elk Grove
When: 10 a.m. today
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Details: www.bigoaknursery.com, (916) 686-1180
Learn how to make a living succulent wreath with expert Merlyn Lenear. Bring your camera and any questions about succulents.
• LAST CHANCE PERENNIALS BENEFIT SALE
Where: 3072 24th St. (Curtis Park), Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today, Sunday and Monday
Perennials expert Bob Hamm hosts one last sale this year to benefit the Sunburst Projects for children and families living with HIV and AIDS. This sale features hundreds of unusual and rare perennials for fall planting.
• STORY TIME THROUGH THE SEASONS
Where: Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum
When: 1-3 p.m. Sunday
Details: arboretum.ucdavis.edu, (530) 752-4880
This family event goes “under the redwood tree” to explore the world of native Californians. Learn traditional stories, games and arts in this program for all ages.
• PATRIOTISM AND SACRAMENTO’S VETERANS
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. next Saturday
In honor of area veterans, this special Veterans’ Day weekend tour of the cemetery and its gardens focuses on Sacramento’s patriots, dating back to the War of 1812.
– Debbie Arrington