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Sunday, November 17, 2019

Davis Craft & Vintage Fair at Central Park!
Central Park, 301 C St., Davis CA

Enjoy live music, arts, crafts, food, and an activity table with the local Square Tomatoes cooperative. First and third Sundays for the rest of 2019.

11:00 am - 4:00 pm
FREE
Books Beyond Borders
International House, 10 College Pk., Davis CA

I-House Davis’s International Book Club promotes cultural exchange through monthly book discussions and events. November’s title is The Unpassing by Chia-Chia Lin, part 1.

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free
Poetry Series
Davis Arts Center, 1919 F St., Davis CA

This is a free poetry series, ongoing, 3rd Sunday of every month. Typically featuring two established poets. Hosted by Davis poet James Lee Jobe.

2:00 pm
Free
International Folk Dancing
Davis Arts Center, 1919 F St., Davis CA

Dancing every Sunday. Instruction, reviews, and requests of beginning to advanced level dances from around the world. First time free. Then payment by punch card.

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free-$7

Monday, November 18, 2019

The Avid Reader Book Club
The Avid Reader, 617 2nd St., Davis CA

November’s Selection: Home Fire: A Novel by Kamila Shamsie. All are welcome. Please visit the Book Club page at: https://daviswiki.org/The_Avid_Reader_Book_Club

12:00 am
Free
Pub Quiz
DeVere’s Irish Pub, 217 E St., Davis CA

The place to be on Monday evening…your Quizmaster, Dr. Andy, hosts a weekly celebration of knowledge, strategy and entertainment. Teams of up to 6 players. Arrive by 6p to secure a table.

7:00 pm
Free

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Annual Wreath Fundraiser
Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Rd., Davis CA

Loved ones can order a holiday wreath to be placed on a grave or displayed at home. Proceeds go to the continuous care of our cemetery and to fund various outreach events. $25 each.

All Day
$25
Thanksgiving with Friends
Davis Senior Ctr, 646 A St., Davis CA

Enjoy a traditional holiday meal, pie included, plus live piano music from local legend Dick Livingston. RSVP by Monday, November 18. Vouchers are available so seniors in need can enjoy these special events. 530-757-5696.

11:30 am
$11
Why Food Waste Matters for People and the Planet
U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame, 303 3rd St., Davis CA

Join The VINE and Land & Ladle for a food-waste event highlighting the innovative work happening locally and in California in AgTech and FoodTech. Visit the link for more details and to RSVP: http://bit.ly/foodwastemeetup.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Mondavi Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Please visit the Mondavi Center website for details. www.mondaviarts.org.

7:00 pm
The Immigration Crisis
Quaker Meeting House, 345 L St., Davis CA

“Historical Events Shaping the Immigration Crisis on the U.S. Southern Border.” A talk by Lorena Oropeza, PhD, Assoc. Professor of Chicano/Latino history, UCDavis.

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
free
Bingo & Brew
Woodstock’s Pizza, 219 G St., Davis CA

Feed your bingo fever and wash it down with a pint of your choice. Every Tuesday.

8:00 pm
Free
Trivia Night
Sophia’s Thai Kitchen, 129 E St., Davis CA

Another fun place to show off your smarts.

9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Free

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Library Book Club
Yolo County Library, Davis Branch, 315 E. 14th St., Davis CA

Meets the third Wednesday of each month. No res. requ’d.

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free
Karaoke
Woodstock’s Pizza, 219 G St., Davis CA

Has returned to Woodstocks! Let Sweet Caroline know you still care.

9:00 pm
Free

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Astronomy On Tap
Sudwerk Dock Store, 2001 2nd St., Davis CA

Learn about the universe we live in with short astronomy talks by subject experts. Every third Thursday.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free
Dustin Morris
Armadillo Music, 207 F St., Davis CA

Soul-Folk, Multi-Instrumentalist Singer/Songwriter Dustin Morris from Boise, Idaho, has shared the stage with Iron & Wine, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats, Young The Giant, Cake, and more.

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free
Jazz Bands of UC Davis
Ann E. Pitzer Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

UC Davis jazz bands play in the ‘big-band’ tradition and often feature songs by Great American jazz legends and fusion arrangements by Michael League of Snarky Puppy. Please visit the Mondavi Center website for details. www.mondaviarts.org.

7:00 pm
No Brain Drain Trivia
Super Owl Brewing, 1260 Lake Blvd., Suite 121, Davis CA

Trivia + Comedy + Game Show = A Real Good Time. Every Thursday.

7:00 pm
Free
Patchwork Practice: Creating Within Boundaries
Manetti Shrem Museum of Art, 254 Old Davis Rd., Davis CA

Steph Rue will demonstrate her process of making paper collages using scraps, a technique used in making bojagi (Korean wrapping cloths). Participants will have the opportunity to make a small paper collage using leftover scraps from the art studio. RSVP.

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free
The Threepenny Opera
Wright Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Set in Victorian London, the musical focuses on the exploits of Macheath, an amoral criminal who manipulates women and the law with equal dexterity. Thur-Sat @ 7p, Sat @ 2p. Adult themes/language. Adults: $18.50, Faculty/staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12.

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Adults: $18.50, Faculty/Staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12
Poetry In Davis
John Natsoulas Gallery, 521 1st St., Davis CA

The featured reader begins at 8p, followed by an Open Mic segment at 9p. Attendees encouraged to arrive early to secure a table, & to sign up for a spot on the Open Mic list. Hosted by Dr. Andy Jones.

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free
Trivia Night
Woodstock’s Pizza, 219 G St., Davis CA

Get your team of 3-6 to Woodstock’s for great prizes & fun! Every Thursday.

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Free

Friday, November 22, 2019

Percussion Group Davis
Ann E. Pitzer Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Chris Froh, director, UC Davis Lecturer in Music, with guest instructor and marimba player Mayumi Hama.

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free
Schola Cantorum
Ann E. Pitzer Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Caleb Lewis directs the choir, with guests from Baroque and Early Music Chamber Ensembles, directed by Phebe Craig. Includes words by Jason Mraz, The Beatles, Arcadelt, and more.

 

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free
The Threepenny Opera
Wright Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Set in Victorian London, the musical focuses on the exploits of Macheath, an amoral criminal who manipulates women and the law with equal dexterity. Thur-Sat @ 7p, Sat @ 2p. Adult themes/language. Adults: $18.50, Faculty/staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12.

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Adults: $18.50, Faculty/Staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12
A Winter Gift
Unitarian Universalist Church, 27074 Patwin Rd., Davis CA

Celtic holiday music & stories with harpists Patrick Ball, Lisa Lynne & Aryeh Frankfurter.

7:30 pm
$20
Concert With Prem
Davis Community Church, 412 C St., Davis CA

All the way from the UK, join for an evening of soulful, sacred music from soul-journey man, Premananda das. Experience chanting sacred mantras, or just sit back and listen to the gorgeous, uplifting sounds.

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free/Donation
Reel Rock 14
Richard Brunelle Performance Hall, 315 W. 14th St., Davis CA

Rocknasium hosts jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys, and rollicking humor in a brand new collection of the year’s best climbing films. Doors open at 7p.

7:30 pm
$15-17
Sold My Soul for a Student Loan
The Avid Reader, 617 2nd St., Davis CA

Daniel Kirsch examines student debt and its impact on millions of people trying to enter the job market, the housing market, the consumer economy, and the political process.

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Free
Harlem 100
Mondavi Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Please visit the Mondavi Center website for details. www.mondaviarts.org.

8:00 pm
Zacrii
Armadillo Music, 207 F St., Davis CA

Indie RnB musician and producer based out of Sacramento, Zacrii derives his sound from his influences, including Mndsgn, J Dilla, Moonchild, and The Foreign Exchange.

8:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free
Friday Night Alive
Woodstock’s Pizza, 219 G St., Davis CA

Live band jam session. Bring your own gear and show off what you got! Hosted by Evan Daly.

10:00 pm
Free

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Davis Farmers Market
Central Park, 301 C St., Davis CA

Support your local farmers. Seasonal produce, baked goods, hot food-to-go & more.

8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free
Turkey Trot
Civic Center Pk., B St. & 6th St., Davis CA

With eight different events and distances, there is something for every age group and ability. Post-race expo, refreshments and samples from vendors; an interactive area for kids and adults; live music and arts and crafts for kids. Register at changeofpace.com.

8:00 am
$5-$64
11th annual Village Homes Arts and Crafts Fair
Village Homes Community Ctr., 2661 Portage Bay East, Davis CA

Please join us for our 11th annual Arts and Crafts Fair on November 23rd. Featuring live entertainment and over 19 artists, we focus on a community-friendly atmosphere and offer a free beverage!

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$1-$80
The Threepenny Opera
Wright Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Set in Victorian London, the musical focuses on the exploits of Macheath, an amoral criminal who manipulates women and the law with equal dexterity. Thur-Sat @ 7p, Sat @ 2p. Adult themes/language. Adults: $18.50, Faculty/staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12.

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Adults: $18.50, Faculty/Staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12
Dialogues & Poetry
Mondavi Center, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

UC Davis Symphony Orchestra, with Maximilian Haft and Leyla Kabuli. Please visit the Mondavi Center website for details. www.mondaviarts.org.

7:00 pm
The Threepenny Opera
Wright Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

Set in Victorian London, the musical focuses on the exploits of Macheath, an amoral criminal who manipulates women and the law with equal dexterity. Thur-Sat @ 7p, Sat @ 2p. Adult themes/language. Adults: $18.50, Faculty/staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12.

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Adults: $18.50, Faculty/Staff: $17, Students/Seniors: $12
American Grief in Four Stages
The Avid Reader, 617 2nd St., Davis CA

Sadie Hoagland presents 15 stories of characters struggling with loss and overcome by the persistent sense of the fragility of life. In conversation with UCD professor Naomi Williams.

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Free
Ray Bierl
Bill Wagman House Concerts, 1350 Monarch Ln., Davis CA

Singer, songwriter, fiddler Ray Bierl is a great interpreter of folk songs. Reservations required, (530) 753-3472 or wjwagman@dcn.org. Learn more at https://raybierl.com/.

7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
$20
Local Live Music
Woodstock’s Pizza, 219 G St., Davis CA

Thanks, Woodstock’s, for providing yet another venue to enjoy live music in Davis! Every Saturday. Artists TBA.

10:00 pm
Free

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Davis Methodist Alternative Giving Fair
United Methodist Church, 1620 Anderson Rd., Davis CA

Benefit the greater good while shopping for the holidays. Handicrafts from around the world, calendars, cards & much more. All proceeds benefit non-profits such as Heifer International, Sierra Club, Sahaya International & Methodist service projects.

9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Free
Village Dance Davis
Village Homes Community Ctr., 2661 Portage Bay East, Davis CA

Ecstatic-dance inspired, family friendly, daytime dance party with a bumping sound system and a live DJ. Every last Sunday of the month.

11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Free
Family Movie
Yolo County Library, Davis Branch, 315 E. 14th St., Davis CA

Watch a family-friendly movie rated G or PG and enjoy free popcorn. Last Sunday of every month. Call the library for the title at 530-757-5596.

2:00 pm
Free
Mike Tuck Trio
Armadillo Music, 207 F St., Davis CA

Originally from Allen Texas, Mike Tuck currently resides in Northern California and serves as an active duty musician for the United States Air Force band of the Golden West.

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free
DYACE Fall Concert
Richard Brunelle Performance Hall, 315 W. 14th St., Davis CA

Davis Young Artists Chamber Ensemble presents their Fall Concert, featuring music by Debussy, Mahler, Purcell, Saint-Saens & Stravinsky. With music Director, Bill Barbini.

4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Free
International Folk Dancing
Davis Arts Center, 1919 F St., Davis CA

Dancing every Sunday. Instruction, reviews, and requests of beginning to advanced level dances from around the world. First time free. Then payment by punch card.

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free-$7

Monday, November 25, 2019

Fossils & Feathers
Explorit Science Center, 3141 5th St., Davis CA

Come check out dinosaur skeletons & see how they compare to our living, feathered friends. Open to grades K-6. Register by calling (530) 756-0191. Fee is $50 for Members/$60 for Non-Members.

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$50/$60
Village Homes Performers' Circle
Village Homes Community Ctr., 2661 Portage Bay East, Davis CA

Free, friendly, community open mic. Sign up to perform at 6:45p for open mic, 7-8:15p. Mostly acoustic. Anything goes. Featured act, Fasoli, with guest belly-dancer, at 8:30p.

6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Free
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