Art talk: Shenny Cruces
Bay Area artist Shenny Cruces, whose nostalgic installations of donated heirlooms are on exhibit at the Palo Alto Art Center, will give a free talk as part of the closing celebration for her show and a companion one by painter Julie Heffernan. The talk is at 1313 Newell Road at 7 p.m. tomorrow, Aug. 30, followed by the celebration from 8 to 9 p.m. The exhibit remains up through Sept. 1. Go to cityofpaloalto.org.
The Santana tribute band Caravanserai, which plays music from its inspiration's 45-year career, will present a free concert from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, Aug. 30. The show is in Courthouse Square in downtown Redwood City, part of the city concert series that runs through Sept. 27. Go to redwoodcity.org.