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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.