Works by master printmakers, including Rembrandt and his peers, are on view in “The Wonder of Everyday Life: Dutch Golden Age Prints” at Cantor Arts Center at Stanford. (Courtesy Cantor Arts Center)

Nov. 21-22: Dutch Golden Age Prints, Janet Napolitano, Trevor Noah, Michael Krasny, Jayme Moye, Hans Florine, Irvin Lin, Alanna Taylor-Tobin

MONDAY, NOV. 21

The Wonder of Everyday Life-Dutch Golden Age Prints: Running though March 20, the exhibit features more than 50 works by Rembrandt van Rijn and his peers created in the 17th century during an extraordinary moment of unprecedented economic prosperity and patronage in the Dutch Republic. [11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cantor Arts Center, Palm Drive at Museum Way, Stanford University]

Janet Napolitano: The president of the University of California and former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security interviews Israeli professor Uri Bar-Joseph about the vagaries of intelligence interpretation, and the advantages and disadvantages of human spies vs. electronic espionage. [6:30 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

Trevor Noah: The host of TV’s “The Daily Show” is in town promoting his first book “Born a Crime” in a sold-out appearance presented by City Arts & Lectures. [7:30 p.m., Nourse, 275 Hayes St., S.F.]

Michael Krasny: The Bay Area radio personality speaks about his book “Let There Be Laughter: A Treasury of Great Jewish Humor and What It All Means.” [7 p.m., Bookshop West Portal, 80 W. Portal Ave., S.F.]

Picture Book Surgery!: Katrina Goldsaito, author of the picture book “The Sound of Silence,” leads a session about “what makes creative nonfiction?” [7 p.., Booksmith, 1644 Haight St., S.F.]

Monday Night Playground: The staged reading program presents “The Mozart Musicals,” six short musicals inspired by the topic “We hold these truths to be self-evident” and set to Mozart’s “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik” featuring live viola and cello accompaniment. [8 p.m., Berkeley Repertory Theatre, 2025 Addison St., Berkeley]

Jayme Moye, Hans Florine: Moye, author of “On the Nose: A Lifelong Obsession with Yosemite’s Most Iconic Climb,” is joined by the book’s subject, an athlete who scaled Yosemite’s El Capitan more than 100 times. [7 p.m., Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera]

International Auto Show: Dozens of the world’s major manufacturers display hundreds of 2017 model cars, SUVs, trucks and vans.[10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Moscone Convention Center, 747 Howard St., S.F..]

Safeway Holiday Ice Rink: The prime location for seasonal outdoor skating is among popular shopping destinations in The City. [10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Union Square, Powell and Geary streets, S.F.]

TUESDAY, NOV. 22

Irvin Lin, Alanna Taylor-Tobin: The bakers and cookbook writers are promoting their new volumes; blogger Lin’s is “Marbled, Swirled and Layered,” and pastry chef Taylor Tobin’s is “Alternative Backer.” [7 p.m., Green Apple Books, 506 Clement St., S.F.]

Conservatory of Flowers: “Butterflies & Blooms,” the exhibit which transforms the Victorian greenhouse’s gallery into a “beautiful and intimate cottage garden aflutter with hundreds” of living butterflies, is back, due to popular demand (and will run through June 2017). [10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 100 John F. Kennedy Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Nico Santos: The comedian — who dressed as a whoopie cushion for Halloween and appears on the sitcom “Superstore” — opens a four-night gig. [8 p.m., Punch Line, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

The Pack A.D.: The Vancouver garage rock duo (singer-guitarist Becky Black and drummer Maya Miller) are promoting the new record “Positive Thinking,” which was produced by Jesse Gander of White Lung and Bison. [9 p.m., Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F.]

Wild Man-A Discussion of the Life and Death of Jack London: Scholars Jonah Raskin, Susan Nuernberg and Geoffrey Dunn, and London’s great-granddaughter Tarnel Abbott, remember the Bay Area literary great on the 100th anniversary of his death. [7 p.m., City Lights, 261 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

David Satter: The former Moscow correspondent for the Financial Times speaks on “Russia’s Road to Terror and Dictatorship Under Yeltsin and Putin.” [6 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

The Puterbaugh Sisters: Real-life siblings Tiffany and Danielle Puterbaugh say they are “double-handedly bringing the comedy duo back… or at least to the back of every dive bar in Chicago.” [8 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Dee Dee Bridgewater: The veteran jazz vocalist opens a two-night East Bay engagement. [8 p.m., Yoshi’s, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland]
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