The Davis High School Symphony Orchestra presents “Peter and the Wolf,” featuring exclusively designed puppets by Art Grueneberger and live musical accompaniment. The show is from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Brunelle Performance Hall, 315 W. 14th St. Tickets are $5 at the door.
Saturday and Sunday
Youths ages 11 to 15 can receive baby-sitter training from the American Red Cross during a weekend-long session at the Community Pool Building at Community Park. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday and the session costs $150. Register with the city of Davis Community Services Department by calling 530-757-5626 or visit http://community-services.cityofdavis.org.
Tuesday, Feb. 26 and Thursday, Feb. 28
Da Vinci Charter Academy will hold parent information nights on Feb. 26 and 28 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the Da Vinci campus, 1400 E. Eighth St. Da Vinci will be accepting applications for students for the 2013-14 school year for grades 10 through 12. Applications are available at www.davincicharteracademy.net.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Community members are invited to Da Vinci Charter Academy’s first science fair. Students have been working to design and carry out an experiment that provides data to answer a real-life question. They will be presenting their experimental research from 6 to 8 p.m. at Da Vinci’s campus, 1400 E. Eighth St. Questions range from “How does water salinity affect the power output of a hydro-turbine?” to “How do flavor volatiles affect the perception of sweetness?” to “How does electrical current affect plant growth?”