Park fun: If your child enjoyed Living History Day in Sonoma, the same event is scheduled for the Petaluma Adobe on Saturday, May 13. It’s a colorful and fun day for the family to participate in California life in the year 1840. There is also a plant sale all month at the Vallejo Home. Finally, the fourth grade “mission projects” from across the district are on display in the Sonoma Plaza Barracks theater room from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. now through May 30.
Stompers camp: Registration for the Sonoma Stompers summer kids camps and the all new Rawhide’s Rascals Kids Club are open. stompersbaseball.com.
Pitch and Run comp: The Stompers are hosting a Pitch Hit & Run competition for local youth on Saturday, May 13, at Petersen Field. All softball, and baseball players age 7 to 14 are invited to compete in pitching, hitting and running. Bring your birth certificate; parents need to sign some forms. Email email@example.com for more info.
Swim fun: The official opening day for the pools at Morton’s Warm Springs is Saturday, May 13, just in time for Mother’s Day.
Adele improvements: Hear exactly how Adele Harrison will benefit from the Measure E bond money at its Master Plan update meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, at the middle school.
Mini-cops: Sonoma Sheriff’s department is now accepting applications for the 2017 Youth Academy. The academy will take place July 17 to 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Check out the website sonomasheriff.org/youth-academy/ for an application and more details.
Volunteers needed: If your teens (15 and up) love live music, they can volunteer at the Huichica Music Festival in June at Gundlach Bundschu Winery. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
Free flights: Saturday, May 13, is the annual Family Fun Day at Sonoma Skypark. Teens can take a free spin and learn all about local aviation and learning to fly. The open house is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the airport at 21870 Eighth St. E.
Free yoga: Teen Services Sonoma is now offering free yoga classes for teens. Classes started on May 4, and will be held every Thursday at 4:30 p.m. at the Teen Center. Any skill level is welcome. Just drop by.
Expanded library hours: Sonoma Valley public library is now open on Mondays thanks to the passing of the recent library bond.
Free movie series: The Green Music Center at Sonoma State is offering a fun outdoor movie series on its huge outdoor screens. The first film, on Saturday, May 13, is “La La Land.” On July 22, it will screen “The Little Mermaid” and “Moana.” On Aug. 26, they will screen both the animated and the live action versions of “Beauty and the Beast.”
Free books: The Sonoma County Free Bookmobile will be in our area on Saturday, May 13, at Kenwood Market from noon to 1 p.m.; at the Glen Ellen Post Office from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; and in Boyes Hot Springs at the Fiesta Center from 3 to 5 p.m.
Useful skills: The Building Project returns this summer. Local students are invited to learn carpentry, blacksmithing and welding in this Teen Services program held at Hanna Boys Center June 24 to Aug. 5. For more information, call 939-1452.