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Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Friday

Members of Rutabaga Boogie Band are reuniting for a show on Friday.
Members of Rutabaga Boogie Band are reuniting for a show on Friday. Swell Productions

Edible plants, weeds talk topic

Kathryn MacRoberts, a Placer County master gardener, will present “Eat the Landscape” from noon to 1 p.m. in the Beecher Room of the Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St. MacRoberts, owner of Laughing Duck Farm, will speak about using edible plants in the home landscape and about edible weeds found in nature. The event is free.

Boogieing bar band reunites

Members of Rutabaga Boogie Band, local bar band favorites of the 1970s and ’80s, are reuniting for a show at 7 p.m. at Harlow’s, 2708 J St., Sacramento. Go to http://sacb.ee/9uMw for more information.

Da Vinci exhibit at museum

The exhibit “Machines in Motion: Da Vinci On Tour” brings Leonardo da Vinci’s ideas to life. The presentation continues at the Aerospace Museum of California, 3200 Freedom Park Drive, McClellan. The exhibit, which runs through Sept. 4, features hands-on displays of 40 full-size machine replicas made directly from da Vinci’s designs and drawings. Go to https://aerospaceca.org for more information.

Dog show through Sunday

The 2017 Sacramento Dog Show, hosted by the Sacramento Kennel Club, continues its run Friday at Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd. The dog show is open to the public. Show hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Go to www.sacramentodogshow.com for more information.

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