Keep young drivers safe
CHP Start Smart driver education class 6-8 p.m. June 11-12, CHP office, 5001 Blum Road, Martinez. Targets new, future drivers ages 15-19. Free. Registration: 925-646-4980 or at office.
State budget update
State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier hosts town hall meeting on state budget 7-9 p.m. June 4, Walnut Creek City Hall, 1666 N. Main St. Share ideas, concerns. 925-942-6082; sd07.senate.ca.gov/home.
Second annual Polish Street Festival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 6, Las Juntas and Mellus streets, Martinez. Live music, children's performances, Polish cuisine, beer, jewelry, art, more. Free admission. 925-759-5872, www.polishfestival.com.
DVC plant sale
DVC Horticulture Department plant sale, 2-5 p.m. June 1, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 2, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill. Perennials, shrubs, vegetables, vines, trees at wholesale prices. Cash, check. Supports horticulture programs. 925-685-1230.
Historic aircraft tours
Wings of Freedom walk-through tours of historic aircraft, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. May 31, 9 a.m.-noon June 1, Buchanan Airport, 550 Sally Ride Drive, Concord. $12 adults; $6 for 12, under; WWII veterans free. For priced flight experiences before, after tours, call 978-562-9182, http://www.collingsfoundation.org/cf_flightexperiences.htm.
Women's chorale show
Diablo Women's Chorale's 70th annual spring concert, "Goin' Down the Road," 3 p.m. June 2, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 399 Wiget Lane, Walnut Creek. Blues artist Juke Joint Jonny, audience singalong, reception. $15 general, $10 students. Tickets at door or www.diablowomenschorale.org.
Sunset by Lake music
Annual Sunset by the Lake summer concerts, 6 p.m. every other Sunday, lawn at City Hall, 100 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. June 10: En Vivo Band. 925-671-5270, www.pleasanthillconcerts.com.
Downtown Pleasant Hill hosts free concerts 6:30-8:30 p.m. first Friday of month through Sept. 7, in plaza between Sweet Tomatoes, Jack's Restaurant. June 1: Cover2Cover. www.shopdowntownpleasanthill.com.
Roya Daizadeh, transformational life coach, presents arrow breaking workshop 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 2, JFK University, Room N166, 100 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill. Overcome fears, enhance personal development. $5. Registration: 925-478-1592, www.royalfirewalking.com.
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church chamber music concert 3 p.m. June 3, 1601 Mary Drive, Pleasant Hill. Proceeds benefit Contra Costa Interfaith Housing Project. Music by Brahms, Schumann, more. Free, donations appreciated. 925-228-7731, firstname.lastname@example.org
For retired educators
California Retired Teachers Association luncheon 11 a.m. June 6, Zio Fraedo's, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. New officer's installation, eight scholarships awarded. $23. Betty Hodge, 925-686-5637.
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