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Things to do: Nov. 4

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Thursday, Nov. 4 Brown Bag Lunch to be held at Rocklin Chamber at 3700 Rocklin Road from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gary Winchester, director of Social Media for Marketing Medley and Outdoor Mind, will be kicking off the inaugural Brown Bag Lunch with an overview of how to effectively use social media in your business. Learn how to get started with Twitter and Facebook. Rocklin High's fall play is "A Reunion to Die For" and will show at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 and 6 and at 2 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Rocklin High School Katie Taylor Memorial Theater. Tickets are $6 for general and $5 for senior citizens and students with an ASB card. Alpha Omega Investment Services will host a short sale panel from 6-8:30 p.m. at 2428 Professional Drive, Suite 200, in Roseville. Panelists include a lender, lawyer, CPA, credit counselor and real estate broker. Info: 740-1793. Select Tax & Bookkeeping is a official drop-off point for “News 10 Coats for Kids” at 5505 Whitney Blvd., Suite 3G, Rocklin. Both new and used coats are welcome through Dec. 3. Friday, Nov. 5 Gallery for Hope fundraising event will benefit Acres of Hope, long-term renewal program for at-risk and/or homeless moms with children. The event will showcase local artists, highlighted by music, wine and beer. The event will be at the Flower Farm, 4150 Auburn Folsom Road, Loomis from 6-9 p.m. Jazz Combo Recital will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Room D-12 in Walker Hall (Music Building) on the Sierra College Rocklin Campus, 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin. Info: 660-8054 or www.sierracollege.edu. Saturday, Nov. 6 SPCA offers family photos with Santa Claws making a very special trip this holiday season to the Placer SPCA on Saturday and Sunday, Santa Claws will be on hand to pose with you and your furry companions at the Placer SPCA from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Proceeds benefit the Placer SPCA. Info: 782-7722, ext. 102 or (530) 885-7387 ext. 102 or visit www.placerspca.org. Rocklin Youth Theatre Presents “Hansel and Gretel.” Join Hansel and Gretel as they enter the woods and meet a number of peculiar characters as they discover a candy-coated cottage. Show times are at 2 p.m. Nov. 6, 7 and 14 and at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at Sunset Plaza Theatre, 6015 Pacific Street #7, Rocklin. Call (916) 632-7197 to purchase tickets. Info: www.rocklinyouththeatre.com. Sierra College Community Education features Watercolor Batik Workshop on Paper: Coastal Seascape from 1-5 p.m. Info: 781-6280. Sunday, Nov. 7 RDOG Fundraiser is holding a doggie wash at Diamond in the Ruff, 845 Twelve Bridges Drive, Lincoln. Info: 543-4670 to schedule an appointment. South Placer Republican Women Federated lunch will be held at Sierra View Country Club, 105 Alta Vista Ave., Roseville. Registration starts at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at noon. Info: 847-5520 or e-mail Cherie20002000@yahoo.com. Mistywood Holiday Boutique will be held from 2-7 p.m. at 1275 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville. Shop more than a dozen quality artisans while enjoying entertainment and refreshments inside a senior residence. Info: Heather Franklin at 771-8606. Tuesday, Nov. 9 MOMS Club of Rocklin 4th annual Christmas Boutique — Mom’s night out will be at First Baptist Church of Rocklin, 5425 Coronado Way, Rocklin from 5-9 p.m. Vendors include Pampered Chef, Cookie Lee, Discovery Toys, Tastefully Simple and more. Marc Schmatjen will be reading from his book “My Giraffe Makes Me Laugh!” Admission is free. Info: 749-0098 or melmel01@yahoo.com. Rocklin Lions Club meet at 7 p.m. at the Community Center on 5th Street in Rocklin. Wednesday, Nov. 10 Breen Craft / Holiday Shopping Fair will be held from 4:30 — 8 p.m. at Breen Elementary School, 2751 Breen Drive, Rocklin in the multipurpose room. Come shop at more than 20 vendor booths and help support the Breen Parent Teacher Club. Dinner will be available from The Pizza Place. Families are welcome. Info: 632-1155. Senior Video Day – "Accidental Husband" starring Uma Thurman. A radio talk show host who specializes in repairing damaged relationships finds her life turned upside down. Movie shown in room 106 at 1 p.m. To submit calendar items, e-mail details to placerherald@goldcountrymedia.com.