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

Crocker sets kid-friendly event

Crocker Art Museum will host “Night at the Museum,” a family-friendly evening that includes presentations from the Sacramento Zoo, California Automobile Museum and Powerhouse Science Center. The event is inspired by the 2006 movie. Visitors are encouraged to wear pajamas. The event takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. at the museum, 216 O St., Sacramento.

Free drive-in movies in Sacramento

Sacramento Drive-In will offer free drive-in movies as part of a customer appreciation night. Movies will include “Ghostbusters,” “Angry Birds,” “Central Intelligence” and “Tarzan.” Gates at the theaters, 9616 Oates Drive, open at 6 p.m., and movies start at dusk.

Forum on preventing vandalism

Elected officials representing south Sacramento will hold a neighborhood meeting on how to prevent mailbox vandalism and report such crimes. Sponsors include Rep. Doris Matsui, state Sen. Richard Pan, Assemblyman Jim Cooper and Sacramento councilmen Larry Carr and Rick Jennings. The event will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Sam and Bonnie Pannell Community Center, 2450 Meadowview Road, Sacramento.