SUNDAY: Laguna Art Museum's Curator of Collections Janet Blake, shown, will host a lecture on historical California art from 1 to 3 p.m. at the museum, 307 Cliff Drive. Free for museum members; non-members must pay museum admission. For more information, call (949) 494-8971 or email jbunge@lagunaartmuseum.org. (DON LEACH, Coastline Pilot / July 28, 2011)

YOUR WEEKEND

FRIDAY: Laguna Nursery Summer Concerts presents Garden Cabaret from 6 to 10 p.m. at Laguna Nursery, 1370 S. Coast Hwy. Enjoy food, wine and live music. Tickets are $45 in advance, $50 at the door. For more information, call (949) 494-5200.

SATURDAY: The world premiere of the family-friendly fantasy rock musical "White Dalmatian" is at Artists' Theatre, 625 Park Ave. The show features dancing, comedy, puppetry and blacklight theater. For showtimes and more, visit http://www.gallimaufry.org/festival.html.

SUNDAY: Laguna Art Museum's Curator of Collections Janet Blake, shown, will host a lecture on historical California art from 1 to 3 p.m. at the museum, 307 Cliff Drive. Free for museum members; non-members must pay museum admission. For more information, call (949) 494-8971 or email jbunge@lagunaartmuseum.org.

Friday

Free Rare Book Appraisals

Once a month, from 9 to 11 a.m., the Susi Q Senior Center offers a chance to bring in old or rare books and have them appraised by a long-time book professional. No appointment is necessary. There is a five-book maximum per person, per month.

Friday till Sunday

'White Dalmatian'

The world premiere of the family-friendly fantasy rock musical "White Dalmatian" is at Artists' Theatre, 625 Park Ave. The show features dancing, comedy, puppetry and blacklight theater. For showtimes and more, visit http://www.gallimaufry.org/festival.html.

Saturday

'Jazz on the Green'

Greg Adams and East Bay Soul will perform from 1 to 3 p.m. on the green at the Festival of Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Road. Cost is free with paid festival admission. For more information, visit http://www.lagunafestivalofarts.org.

Seedlings For Sale

Transition Laguna Food Group is selling vegetable seedlings at the Farmers Market. They will have a large selection of tomatoes, peppers, arugula, herbs, Swiss chard, lettuce, cilantro and squash plants. The booth is at the back of the Farmers Market on Local's Lane.

Tuesday

Art Talks

Jonathan Burke, president of Laguna College of Art & Design, will lead a discussion with faculty and alumni from LCAD who are exhibiting artists from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Festival of Arts' Art Talks. The talk is free with Festival of Arts admission. For more information, visit http://www.lagunafestivalofarts.org.

Online Presence For Artists

Artists can discover ways to use the Internet to enhance their reputations, connect with others, and sell their creative work online from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St. Discover online resources and ideas on how other artists use the Internet to develop their online presence. Cost: $95. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.