Third Thursdays at the Museum with Richard Twice 6-8:30 p.m. Harbor History Museum, 4121 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor. $25; $18 members; includes museum admission; free snacks and cash bar available. 253-858-6722, .harborhistorymuseum.org
Snoqualmie Railroad Days Celebrates the community’s origins as a railroad and logging town. There will be steam train rides, music, beer garden, food, a parade, kids’ activities and more. Hours are 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday in historic Snoqualmie. Go to railroaddays.com for more information.
School Supply Give-Away For students attending Stewart Middle School, or Mary Lyon, Whitman, Sheridan and Blix Elementaries (student must attend to receive supplies). Other highlights include a free hot dog dinner, bounce house, book giveaway, Safe Streets Child ID and more. 5:30-7 p.m. Hope Community Church, 158 S. 46th St., Tacoma. Free
Stone Soup A free gardening/cooking event for children ages 3 to 11; help us pick vegetables from the garden to share with others and make some real stone soup. 10 a.m. Pierce County Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, 2607 W. Pioneer Way, Puyallup. 253-798-6943