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Things to do from Aug. 17 through Aug. 25

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Friday, Aug. 17
John Enos, owner of Big John’s Fishing Guide Service, will be the guest speaker at the Rooster Tails Fishing Club breakfast at the Auburn Elks Lodge, 195 Pine St. in Auburn. Buffet breakfast served from 8 to 9 a.m. for $12.
Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 311 Vernon St. in Roseville
Free peer support group for people coping with depression from  to 3 p.m. at Placer Independent Resource Services, 11768 Atwood Road, Suite 29 in Auburn. (530) 885-6100.
Saturday, Aug. 18
Rocklin Third Saturday Book Club will discuss “One Mississippi” by Mark Childress from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Rocklin Library, 4890 Granite Dr. Free and open to public.
Free kids’ craft hour from 11 a.m. to noon or 2 to 3 p.m. at Bellissima Boutique, 1240 Sunset Blvd., #600 in Rocklin. Space limited; call 259-2015.
Newcastle Contra Dance, featuring music by Starthistle, opens with newcomer orientation at 7:30 p.m. followed by dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Beginners welcome. No partner required. Cost $8.
Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon at RC Willey parking lot, 6636 Lonetree Blvd in Rocklin.
Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon in Old Town Courthouse parking lot on Auburn-Folsom Road at High Street.
Monday, Aug. 20
Duplicate Bridge games at 9 a.m. at Rocklin Senior Center, 5484 Fifth Street. 624-2364
Auditions for Northern California Children’s Chorus will be held from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at Valley Springs Church, 2401 Olympus Drive. Open to kindergarten through ninth-grade students. Call 220-0970 for appointment, information.
Placer County Council of the Navy League meets at 6 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Hall, 100 East St, Auburn. (530) 823-2820. No prior military service is required
Tuesday, Aug. 21
Rocklin Toastmasters Club, an organization dedicated to the development of public speaking skills, meets at 7 a.m. at PCAR Building, 4750 Grove Ave. 408-2358
Rocklin Lions Club meets at 9 a.m. at Venita Rhea’s Restaurant, 4415 Granite Dr. Info: Rocklin_lions_club@yahoo.com
Auditions for Northern California Children’s Chorus will be held from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at Valley Springs church, 2401 Olympus Drive. Open to kindergarten through ninth-grade students. Call 220-0970 for appointment, information.
Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 3970 Rocklin Road.
Foothills Lyme Support Group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1279 High St. in Auburn. (530) 878-9118 or chrisplse@hotmail.com
Wednesday, Aug. 22
Rotary Club of Rocklin/ Loomis Basin meets at 8:15 a.m. at Whitney Oaks Golf Club, 2305 Clubhouse Drive.
So. Placer Rotary meets at noon at Whitney Oaks Golf Club, 2305 Clubhouse Dr.
Placer Tea Party meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Rocklin Event Center on Sunset Boulevard.
Toastmasters Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. at 3875 Atherton Road. 773-8100
Thursday, Aug. 23
Rocklin Kiwanis Club meets at noon at Wood’ys Grill & Bar, 6502 Lonetree Blvd.
Friday, Aug. 24
Grief Support for Widowed People will meet at 1 p.m. in Auburn. Open to anyone interested in helping widowed people work through the grief process. (530) 885-8298.
Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 311 Vernon St. in Roseville
Free peer support group for people coping with depression from 1 to 3 p.m. at Placer Independent Resource Services, 11768 Atwood Road, Suite 29 in Auburn. (530) 885-6100.
Saturday, Aug. 25
Celebrity Bowling tournament scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Strikes Unlimited on Lonetree Boulevard. Entry fee is $35 per person or $120 for foursome team. For more information, visit strikes4kids.orgd or call (559) 241-4412.
St. Augustine Episcopal Church will host annual Saturday Night Live BBQ from 4 to 9 p.m. at 1800 Wildcat Blvd. (on the Maria Montessori Charter Academy campus). Kids’ activities planned. Band performing from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Dinner served at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and $5 for children under age 12. Call 435-9552 to order tickets.
Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon at RC Willey parking lot, 6636 Lonetree Blvd in Rocklin.
Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon in Old Town Courthouse parking lot on Auburn-Folsom Road at High Street.