Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, 2225 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock, presents “Voices Making Waves,” featuring East Coast Native American activists and musicians, including Layla Locklear, Charly Lowry and Bear Fox performing at 8 p.m. Free, but visit grandperformances.org or call (213) 687-2190 for tickets. For information about the center, call (323) 561-3044 or visit cfaer.org.
Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden, 270 Arlington Drive, Pasadena, presents “Geisha in the Garden,” featuring three actual geisha visiting from Kyoto, from 6 to 9 p.m. The highly trained artists, dressed in kimono costumes and oshiroi makeup, will deliver two performances of music and dance in the teahouse, and guests will have the opportunity to speak with them. Admission is $100, or $90 for members. Call (626) 399-1721 or visit japanesegardenpasadena.com.
Jazz ‘n Paz Barbecue Fundraiser, Rhythm & Brews & BBQ, features music by the Nick Mancini B3 Organ Trio. It runs from 5 to 9 p.m. at a private residence. Tickets are $75 per person, $150 for VIP tickets. Location is provided with ticket purchase. Call (626) 296-9843 or visit jazznpaz.com.
A Cellar Sessions concert, at Old Oak Winery, 2620 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena, presents Severin Browne and David Starr. A wine tasting starts at 3 p.m., followed by music at 3:45 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Five dollars from the sale of each bottle of wine goes to the charity Music Cares, benefiting musicians in need. Visit https://cellarsessions.thundertix.com.
The Eric Ekstrand Trio plays jazz at 7 p.m. at Colombo’s Restaurant, 1833 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock. No cover. Call (323) 254-9138 or visit colombosrestaurant.com.
Chamber Ensemble Camerata Pacifica performs a concert, “Auerbach & Beethoven,” featuring works by both composers, starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Huntington, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino. Tickets are $58. Call (805) 884-8410 or visit cameratapacifica.org.
Book Club of California presents historians Darryl Holter and William Deverell discussing and signing “Woody Guthrie LA 1937 to 1941” at 5:30 p.m. at Women’s City Club of Pasadena, 160 N. Oakland Ave., Pasadena. Free. Call (415) 781-7532 or visit bccbooks.org.
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes play their signature brand of East Coast rock at The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the band plays at 9 p.m. Tickets are $28 to $58. Call (888) 645-5006 or visit wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com.