Living & Entertainment

GET OUT: Things to do today and the rest of the week

Discover the birds that call Adriana Hess Wetlands home on a guided bird walk.
Discover the birds that call Adriana Hess Wetlands home on a guided bird walk. Staff file, 2013

Monday (Aug. 10)

Fun informative guided bird walk at Adrianna Hess Audobon Center

Join in a guided bird walk at Adriana Hess with volunteer leaders Rosanne Becker and Russ Smith. It is a short and easy walk; bring your binoculars and field guide or you can borrow some. It begins at 10 a.m. Monday at the Adriana Hess Audobon Center, 2917 Morrison Road W., University. No registration is needed, for more information call 253-565-9278.

Habitat for Humanity hosting community conversation film series at The Grand

Join Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity for the first installment in a new quarterly Community Conversations Film Series at The Grand Cinema, 606 Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. Come out for the screening of “The Unforeseen” at 6 p.m. Monday and join in a panel discussion with experts in the community. A donation of$10 is suggested. For more information call 253-627-5626


Kelly Clarkson and Pentatonix perform in concert at KeyArena

Kelly Clarkson was the original “American Idol” winner and her career has blossomed since that 2002 debut. She is known for hit singles including “Since U Been Gone,” “Breakaway,” “Stronger” and “Mr. Know It All.” She’s performing in a 7 p.m. concert Tuesday at KeyArena, 305 Harsrison St., Seattle, and will be joined by Seattle’s own Pentatonix, the award winning a capella group. Tickets are $18-$95.50 and you can get yours through Ticketmaster.


Downtown Tacoma scavenger hunt invites the community to join in

If you’re the competitive type and love a good hunt then mark your calendar for the Downtown Tacoma Scavenger Hunt taking place this Thursday. Grab a friend and join the Tacoma-centric hunt that will have you scouring downtown for clues. It must be done on foot or using the Sound Transit Link. There will be a grand prize of a staycation in downtown Tacoma including a $500 Visa card. Registration is at 4:30 p.m. at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, 1500 Broadway, Tacoma. It is free and ipen to the public. For more details go to or call 253-284-3270