DATEBOOK Byer-Nail House Museum -- 2 p.m. May 26. Visit the 1878 farmhouse, one-room schoolhouse. Also see historical farm equipment, tractors, cars, fire truck, caboose and more. Suitable for all ages. Free. East Contra Costa Historical Society Museum, 3890
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Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) -- 7-9 p.m. through June 26. Parent to parent classes for individuals and families dealing with ADD. Class fee of $100 includes references, handouts, worksheets and supplementary articles. Membership fee is $45. 710 S. Broadway, Walnut Creek. Information: Donna Love, 925-678-4324, Judy Marshall, 510-352-2103.
Byer-Nail House Museum -- 2 p.m. May 26. Visit the 1878 farmhouse, one-room schoolhouse. Also see historical farm equipment, tractors, cars, fire truck, caboose and more. Suitable for all ages. Free. East Contra Costa Historical Society Museum, 3890 Sellers Ave., Brentwood or visit http://www.theschoolbell.com.
Bay Area Diving Dogs: "Rock The Dock" jumping competition -- 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 26-27, Pittsburg Marina, 51 E. Marina Blvd. Open to experienced and beginner dogs and trainers. Professional trainers will be on hand to help. Free admission. $10 all day practice per dog per day and $20 per competition wave. http://www.bayareadivingdogs.com or http://splashdogs.com..
KidFest -- 11 a.m.-6 p.m. May 26-28. The annual KidFest features a petting zoo, balloons, face painting, bounce houses, rides, entertainment, carton characters and more. Eat food and snacks and shop for handmade crafts. Free goody bags to the first 500 children each day. Todos Santos Plaza, downtown Concord. $5 per person. Additional fees for food, merchandise booths and some rides. Bring a can of food for the Contra Costa Food Bank and admission is $4 per person. Sponsored by John Muir Health Foundation.
Brentwood Summer Recreation Swim -- Begins at noon May 28. Hours: noon-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; noon-7 p.m. Saturdays; noon-6 p.m. Sundays. Brentwood Family Aquatic Center opens for the summer, 195 Griffith Lane. 916-516-5444.
Community Forum -- 7-9 p.m. May 30. Supervisor Mary Piepho in partnership with the town of Discovery Bay Community Services District will hold a special forum to discuss the proposed ordinance prohibiting water skiing on Werner Dredger Cut and Indian Slough near Discovery Bay. Discovery Bay Elementary School, 1700 Willow Lake Road. 925-240-7260, 925-634-1131.
Contra Costa County Fair opens -- May 31-June 3. For a complete schedule, visit http://www.ccfair.org. 1201 W. 10th St., Antioch. 925-779-7916.
Antioch Shoreline Cleanup -- 9 a.m. June 2. Join others in a volunteer effort in the cleanup of the Antioch shoreline. The cleanup will begin at the foot of E Street parking lot next to the Antioch Lumber Company and head west along the river bank and the railroad tracks and finish on L Street near the marina entrance.
First Mondays with the Mayor -- 7-9 p.m. June 4. Join Oakley Mayor Kevin Romick for the evening to discuss community and quality-of-life issues. Fagan's Restaurant, 2085 Main St., Oakley. 925-625-7007.
Delta Wordweavers Story Swap and Workshop -- 7-8:30 p.m. June 6. Adults and teens are invited to participate in a story swap by either listening to a story or telling a 10-minute story. Learn all about the art of storytelling. No registration required. Antioch Library, 501 W. 18th St. 925-437-1360, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Antioch Library Book Sale -- noon-6 p.m. June 1 and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 2. Proceeds will benefit the library. Gently used books, videos and audiobooks for $1 or less. 925-757-9224.
Tour de Starbucks Bike Ride fundraiser -- 8 a.m. June 2. Begins at the Garin Ranch Starbucks , 8610 Brentwood Blvd. Two routes available depending on your ability. Starbucks will donate $10 to the Brentwood Youth Commission and Police Activities League programs for every man hour spent on the ride. For information call the Brentwood Parks and Recreation Department, 925-516-5444.
Pittsburg High School All Night Senior Party fundraiser -- 7 a.m.-8 p.m. June 7. All proceeds benefit the senior all-night party. Casino trip to Feather Falls and Gold Country. $36 per person. Bus departs from the corner of Power and Railroad avenues. Open to all. Call Nicole at 925-518-8583.
Sports Legends Community Barbecue -- 2-6 p.m. June 10. Proceeds benefit the Antioch Sports Legends Program. No-host bar, drawings, auction and entertainment featuring the "Blues Healers." $25 per person, children 12 and younger $10. Antioch Historical Society Museum, 1500 W. Fourth St. 925-325-3255, 925-383-4979.
Coffee With The Cops -- 9-11 a.m. May 26. A casual meeting to discuss community issues or simply meet a member of the Antioch Police Department. Starbucks, Slatten Ranch Shopping Center, 5779 Lone Tree Way, Antioch.
Disabled American Veterans -- 10 a.m. May 26. Meet every fourth Saturday. 186 E. Leland Ave., Pittsburg.
Promise Singers Spring Concert -- 6 p.m. June 3. Children from Delta Community Presbyterian Church and the community will delight all ages with songs of praise, musicals and a patriotic salute. Free and open to all. 1900 Willow Lake Road, Discovery Bay.
James Clark: A Tribute to Elvis -- 8 p.m. June 2. A Tribute To Elvis takes you on a guided tour of the entire career of this music legend. Presented by Community Concerts. El Campanil Theatre, 602 W. Second St., Antioch. Gold Circle $35, adults $22, seniors $20, children $18. 925-757-9500, http://www.elcampaniltheatre.com.
Peter Pan -- 3 p.m. and 7:30 May 26. Excelsior Middle School students perform this magical adventure. 14301 Byron Highway. $8 adults, $6 children, seniors and students. 925-457-6480.
The Spell of Sleeping Beauty -- 7:30 p.m. June 1; 2 and 7:30 p.m. June 2; 2 p.m. June 3; 7:30 p.m. June 8; 2 and 7:30 p.m. June 9; 2 p.m. June 10. A Frank J. Ballesteros Production. Virginia J. Calisesi Studio Theater, 512 W. Second St., Antioch. Reservations: 925-777-0859.