Jim Jenner talks about book “Featherhood,” heartwarming story reveals how The Black Deuce, a bird worth twenty time his weight in gold, fell into the lives of inner-city children with no idea of his value. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Ave, S., Tacoma. Free. 253-292-2001
Capitol Volkssport Club - Puyallup River Walk register at 9:45 a.m. Thursday. 10K walk with 5K option is rated 1A (easy). Safeway, 1405 E. Main St., Puyallup. Free
A Evening of Murder, Mystery, Mayhem and Dinner by The Mystery Theatre Company flavored with improvisational comedy and audience participation. Friday at Environmental Services Building, 9850 64th St. W., University Place. $57, including dinner. 253-798-4141
South Sound Free Dental Day sponsored by Light Dental Studios, South Hill, including one free filling, screening and fluoride varnish and more. First come, first served starting at 7:30 a.m. Jan. 30. Light Dental Studios, 8012 112th St. Court E., Puyallup.