Aqus Cafe - Last Thurs monthly, live improv with Slip-Goose Monkey (see Comedy). 189 H St, Petaluma (North Bay), 707.778.6060.
Calistoga Inn - Thurs, reggae DJ night. 1250 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga (North Bay), 707.942.4101.
Coffee Catz - Thurs, Science Buzz Cafe (see Lectures). 6761 Sebastopol Ave, Sebastopol (North Bay), 707.829.6600.
Flamingo Lounge - Wed and Thurs, karaoke. 2777 Fourth St, Santa Rosa (North Bay), 707.545.8530.
Last Day Saloon - Thurs, Live Pro Jam. 120 Fifth St, Santa Rosa (North Bay), 707.545.2343.
Mc T's Bullpen - Thurs, karaoke with Country Dan. 16246 First St, Guerneville (North Bay), 707.869.3377.
Monroe Dance Hall - Thurs and Sun, Circles 'n Squares Dance Club. 1400 W College Ave, Santa Rosa (North Bay), 707.529.5450.
Moylan's Brewery - Thurs at 8:30, jam session. 15 Rowland Way, Novato (North Bay), 415.898.HOPS.
My Friend Joe - Thurs at 7:30, Rubber Chicken open mic. 1810 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa (North Bay), 707.829.3403.
Napa Glass - Thurs at 7, Drummers' Delight with Art Cavagnaro. 2895 Solano Ave, Napa (North Bay), 707.255.3544.
Napa Pizza Hut - Thurs at 7, California Bluegrass Association jam. 3150 Jefferson St, Napa (North Bay), 707.318.1913.
North Light Books & Cafe - Every Thurs at 5:30, open mic. 550 E Cotati Ave, Cotati (North Bay), 707.792.4300.
Northwood Restaurant - Thurs at 7, the Thugz (cosmic rock). 19400 Hwy 116, Monte Rio (North Bay), 707.865.2454.
Phoenix Theater - Second and fourth Thurs, writers workshops. 201 Washington St, Petaluma (North Bay), 707.762.3565, http://www.thephoenixtheater.com.
Redwood Cafe - Thurs at 7:30, open mic. 8240 Old Redwood Hwy, Cotati (North Bay), 707.795.7868.
Sleeping Lady - Thurs at 9, Texas Blues. 23 Broadway, Fairfax (North Bay), 415.485.1182.
Society: Culture House - Every Thurs, Sultry Salsa night. 528 Seventh St., Santa Rosa (North Bay), No Phone.