Hike, help restore
There will be two opportunities to enjoy Ring Mountain Open Space Preserve with Marin County Parks this weekend. The Ring Mountain Grassland Restoration Project will hold its "Spring Fling" workday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 25 with kids from nearby schools learning to help the environment. Bring water, work gloves and sturdy shoes. From 7:30 to 9 p.m. March 26, ranger Mike Warner will lead a night-photography hike. Bring your camera and a flashlight; submit your best images to editor@the
arknewspaper.com. Both events are free, will be canceled by heavy rain and meet at the end of Taylor Road in Tiburon. Info: 415-473-2816 or marincountyparks.org.
Hear Jackie Greene
Band at week of shows
The Jackie Greene Band will play a week of two-set shows March 24-31 at the Sweetwater Music Hall,
19 Corte Madera Ave. in Mill Valley. The roots-rock
band will first play one of their albums in its entirety, followed by a set of originals and covers. Several of the shows are sold out; tickets are still available for "American Myth" at 8 p.m. March 26, with Matt Jaffe opening; Jaffe will also open the "Giving Up the Ghost" show at
8 p.m. March 30. The final show, "'Til the Light Comes," with the The Coffis Brothers, is at 9 p.m. March 31. Tickets are $40-$45. Info: 415-388-3850 or sweetwatermusic-hall.com.