Do you have everything in order? Attorney Cathy Rincon discusses the basics of estate planning. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23. San Mateo County Law Library. 710 Hamilton St., Redwood City. For more information and to register call 363-4913.
Kathleen Putnam and Lisa Putnam
Certified Arborist Kathleen Putnam and Master Composter Lisa Putnam explain how to use fruit tree pruning to maximize tree health and fruit production. The class covers pruning techniques, as well as timing. Sunday, Feb. 3 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Kohl Pumphouse at Ninth and Palm avenue in San Mateo Central Park. www.SanMateoArboretum.org or 579-0536.
Free public master class with Jon Nakamatsu. In 1997, Jon Nakamatsu won the Gold Medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, the first American to win the prize since 1981. On Saturday, Feb. 9, at the San Mateo Public Library, Nakamatsu gives a free public Master Class, featuring the Elara Piano Quartet, a Young Chamber Musicians ensemble, and then has a musical conversation with Kohl Mansion Musicologist Kai Christensen. The Master Class begins at 1:30 p.m; the conversation begins at 3 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo.
All events are free unless otherwise noted. Please check before the event in case of schedule changes.