“Manifest” (10 p.m., NBC): When a mysterious message leads Saanvi to the flight attendant of 828, she enlists Ben’s help in uncovering a secret about the plane. Meanwhile, Michaela begins to question the nature of the callings when one goes horribly awry, leaving Jared to suffer the consequences. “Bang” (Acorn TV): This gritty, eight-part family drama stars Jacob Ifan as a loner who becomes entangled in a web of lies after finding a gun and starts to break the law. His ambitious policewoman sister Gina (Catrin Stewart) is paid to uphold the law and makes it her mission to find the owner of the weapon. The family saga plays out against an inquiry into the shooting of a local businessman that raises questions for Sam and Gina about their father’s murder when they were young children.
Admission is $5 per person with the donation of a canned item for the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano, or $6 without a can donation, Parking in the park is $5, Babies under 24 months and seniors 65 and older are free, For more information and complete schedule, visit www.WCFamilyFest.com, Twenty-eight contemporary artists are showing works that explore themes of nature — from micro to the macro — ranging from a tiny speck of a garden to a global view of the world, This exhibition looks at over-the-top depictions of landscape from a variety of vantage points and in a range of vintage 1980s dance tote bag national ballet of canada ballet bag ivory canvas with brown print ballet slippers on ribbons media..
Kepler’s Books. Sci-Fi/Fantasy Day: An Afternoon of Aliens, Dragons, Magic and Other World@Kepler’s, with Andy Weir, “The Martian,” in conversation with Matthew Jobin, “The Nethergrim”; A Class in Dothraki with David Peterson, “Living Language Dothraki”; Sci-Fi vs. Fantasy, with Marie Brannan, Chaz Brenchley, Ellen Klages and Pat Murphy; Steven Erikson, “The Malazan Book of the Fallen,” in conversation with Tad Williams, “Otherland,” 1-5:30 p.m. Nov. 15. Rebecca Alexander, “Not Fade Away: A Memoir of Senses Lost and Found,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17. Shane Harris, “@War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18. Minal Hajratwala, “Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. Premier Event: Tim Shriver, “Fully Alive: Discovering What Matters Most,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3. Richard Ford, “Let Me Be Frank with You,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. www.keplers.com or 650-324-4321.
Soo Dance Company: 6:30 p.m, Dec, 15; Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek; $22; www.lesherartscenter.org, Nutcracker Pinata: Presented by Compania Mexico Danza; 2 and 7 p.m, Nov, 30; San Leandro Performing Arts Center; $10-$20; http://sanleandropac.com, Alameda Civic Ballet: 2 p.m, vintage 1980s dance tote bag national ballet of canada ballet bag ivory canvas with brown print ballet slippers on ribbons Dec, 21-22; Kofman Theatre, Alameda; $18-$25; www.alamedacivicballet.org, OTHER DANCE, Smuin Ballet: The troupe’s “Christmas Ballet” includes more than two dozen short works, ranging from sassy to whimsical to classical; Nov, 22-Dec, 28 at venues across the Bay Area; $24-$74; http://smuinballet.org..
M. Butterfly: This modern drama is drawn from real-life events and closely parallels Puccini’s “Madame Butterfly.” Through April 19; Thursday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. City Lights Theater, 529 S. Second St., San Jose. $17-$35. 408-295-4200, cltc.org. Square Dance Class: The Committee to Promote Square Dancing hosts classes for singles and couples. Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Camden Community Center, 3369 Union Ave., San Jose. First three nights free, $5/class thereafter. Call Jackie at 408-663-1477. c-p-s-d.org.