Residents can prepare for the coming dry season by collecting and storing rainwater. This class explores methods of rainwater harvesting and storage for every garden. The class is tomorrow, Nov. 10, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Common Ground Garden Supply and Education, 559 College Ave., Palo Alto.
[Web Link Music: Foghorn Stringband]
Portland's Foghorn String Band plays fiddle tunes, Cajun dance, classic country and early bluegrass. They will play Saturday, Nov. 10, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1667 Miramonte Ave., Mountain View.
[Web Link Ceremony: Sand mandala]
The Monks of Drepung Loseling Phukhang Monastery will build a piece of traditional Tibetan Buddhist artwork in Palo Alto from Nov. 9-11 at Be Yoga, 440 Kipling St. Palo Alto, in the water room. Once created, the mandala is destroyed in the closing ceremony as a lesson in the impermanence of all life. The opening ceremony at noon on Nov. 9 and the closing ceremony at 5 p.m. on Nov. 11 include traditional Tibetan Buddhist chanting and music.
[Web Link On stage: 'The All Star Autumn Revue']
Ryland Kelley presents "The All Star Autumn Revue" Sunday, Nov. 11, from 5-7 p.m. The night of musical and theatrical acts by talented Peninsualites includes performances by Dave Hydie Blues Trio, Carol McComb, Rosewood Trio (Steve de Laet, Steve Keating, Marian Hubler), Julia Belanoff, Rick Vandivier of Grypon Stringed Instruments, Darrell Batchelder and Palo Altan Jerry Hiken. It will be at Club Fox, 2223 Broadway St., Redwood City. Cost is $20.
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