Josh Kilen will be sharing from his new book “Around the Sound: Amusing Thoughts and Tales from Washington’s Puget Sound.” The evening will also include games and refreshments. 7 p.m. King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. 253-272-8801.
Bonnie King will share discoveries in researching and writing the Depression-era talk of her father in “The Road to LaReta: A Novel BAsed on a True Story.” 1:30 p.m. DuPont Historical Museum, 207 Barksdale Ave., DuPont. Free, donations to the museum accepted. 253-964-2399
Dr. Masaru Emoto’s Messages from Water and Messages from the Masters Michiko will talk about the work of Dr. Masaru Emoto 6-9 p.m. Nov. 3. Crystal Voyage, 3802 S. Cedar S., Tacoma. $20 donation (all are welcome even if they can’t pay) 509-750-9793, emotopeaceproject.me
South Sound Craft Beer Festival noon-6 p.m. Nov. 5. Tacoma Dome, 2727 E. D St., Tacoma. $20-$25, washingtonbeer.com/festivals/south-sound-ipa-festival.php
Five Finger Death Punch and Shine Down 6 p.m. Nov. 5. Tacoma Dome, 2727 E. D St., Tacoma. Ticketmaster