ISIS, Terrorism, Refugees: What Are We To Do? Phyllis Bennis, policy analyst for the Institute for Policy Studies, will talk about the situation in the Middle East and discuss options for the U.S. 7-9 p.m. University Place Library, 3609 Market Place W., University Place. Free. For information, email Tacoma@JewishVoiceForPeace.org
Robin Spielberg, known for her expressive, lyrical performances, she performs with support from the Tacoma Philharmonic Endowment. 7:30 p.m. Theatre on the Square, 915 Broadway, Tacoma. $19, $36, $49. 253-591-5894 broadwaycenter.org
The Portland Cello Project is a rotating cast of cellists who mix classical with modern Top 40 songs, 7:30 p.m. Feb.5.Washington Center for the Performing Arts, 512 Washington St. SE, Olympia. $35-$45. 360-753-8586.
Adult Snowshoe Hikes Easy to moderate hike, no experience necessary, transportation and snowshoes provided. Pack lunch, snacks and water. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 S. Tyler St., Tacoma. $65/person, $58.50/TNC member. Registration required. 253-591-6439, tacomanaturecenter.org