Wednesday (Nov. 11)
Author Abe Lloyd talks berries
Join ethnobotanist and Abe Lloyd as he shares how berries fit into the Coast Salish seasonal round of food gathering and what they can teach us about sustainable food at the Washington Native Plant Society South Sound Chapter presentation, 7 p.m. Wednesday. The free talk is at Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 S. Tyler St., Tacoma.
Wednesday (Nov. 11) — Saturday
Sewing and quilt festival in Puyallup
The Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival is coming to the Pavilion at the Washington State Fair and Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. SW, Puyallup. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10; quiltcraftsew.com
Pablo Francisco at Tacoma Comedy Club
Comedian Pablo Francisco brings his off the wall comedy to the stage at the Tacoma Comedy Club, 933 Market St., Tacoma. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $17-$20 for the 18-and-older shows; tacomacomedyclub.com to order yours.
Kids filmmaking workshop
Learn the basics of filmmaking and prepare for the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival at the Kids Filmmaking Scavenger Hunt sponsored by the Tacoma Public Library Digital Media Storylab. This workshop is available to kids ages 9-13. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday. Call 253-292-2001 ext. 1795 for more information