Diane Patterson singer/songwriter touring to promote her latest CD, “Teach, Inspire, Be Real.” 7:30 p.m. Friday. Madera Furniture Company, 2210 Ct. A, Tacoma. $10 in advance, $15 at the door. 253-572-1218, maderawoodwoking.com
Friday — Sunday
Chase Garden Fall Plant Sale 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 2. Chase Garden, 16015 264th St. E., Orting. $8 general admission; plant sale is free. $8 suggested donation for self-guided tour. 360-893-6739, chasegarden.org
Metro Parks Tacoma’s Green Day. Get involved in keeping Tacoma green, clean and habitat-friendly at any of 10 sites across the city. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Make it a family event. Go to bit.ly/2cYadu9 for locations and how to sign up.
Daffodil Valley Volkssport Association Roy-Small Town Views walk: Oct. 1. 5K and 10K walk, traditional walk with start window of 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; must finish by 4 p.m. Group walk is scheduled at 10 a.m. Meet at Roy Grange, Water Street and McNaught Road South, Roy. 253-845-6592