GET OUT: Classical and acoustic music, sewing for charity and other happenings

The Northwest Sinfonietta will be performing at three venues this weekend
The Northwest Sinfonietta will be performing at three venues this weekend Courtesy

Friday (Nov. 13) —Sunday

NW Sinfonietta at three venues

Northwest Sinfonietta performs “Verdi & Schubert,” dedicated to song and storytelling with music by Schubert paired with the prelude to Act III of Verdi’s “La Traviata.” 7:30 p.m. Friday (Nov. 13) at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St. Seattle; 2 p.m. Sunday at Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 S. Meridian, Puyallup and 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Rialto Theater, 310 S. Ninth St., Tacoma. northwestsinfonietta.org

Anthony Presti Trio at Harmon

Performing acoustic music, The Anthony Presti Trio will be at the Harmon Brewery & Restaurant, 1938 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. They start playing at 9 p.m. Friday, there is no cover charge. harmonbrewingco.com

Creation to Donation

Join an all-day sewing event for all skill levels working with volunteer instructors to create simple useful items to donate to charity. all supplies and equipment provided. 10:30-12:30 p.m. Saturday at Sumner Library, 1116 Fryar Ave. Registration required online piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.aspx?id=281

Puyallup hosts train expo

Great Train Expo coming to the ShowPlex in the Washington State Fair and Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. SW, Puyallup.Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $9, kids 12 and younger are free. For more information call 630-608-4988.