9 a.m. – Popeye, a quagga/zebra mussel-sniffing dog, will meet with media before spending Labor Day weekend inspecting boats at Lake Sonoma and Lake Mendocino to prevent the spread of invasive northern mussels in Northern California waterways.
Lake Sonoma boat launch ramp, 3333 Skaggs Springs Road, Geyserville
9:45 a.m. – San Francisco Supervisors John Avalos and Christina Olague will join San Francisco workers to rally against the de Young Memorial Museum and Legion of Honor museum. Workers say the museums are seeing an increase in assets while simultaneously trying to reduce worker pay and raise health care costs.
de Young Museum, Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco
5:30 p.m. – A retirement party will be thrown for Sue Piper, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan’s communications manager.
City Hall, 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland
8 p.m. – Walnut Creek’s synchronized swim team, the Aquanuts, will perform nightly shows through Sunday.
Clarke Memorial Swim Center at Heather Farm Park, 1750 Heather Drive, Walnut Creek
A lot can happen in 24 hours. Here’s a look at the notable meetings, public appearances and events that are going on in the Bay today. Did we miss something? Tell us in the comments or shoot me an email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bay City News Service contributed to this report.