Things to do: Film screening on birds, Scandinavian music, Art Maker Faire and volunteer opportunities

Learn birding basics and enjoy a film screening at the Museum of Glass
Learn birding basics and enjoy a film screening at the Museum of Glass Staff file, 2012


Bird Basics and Film Night Learn birding basics and enjoy the screening of the film “A Birder’s Guide to Everything.” 6-8 p.m. Thursday. Museum of Glass, 1801 Dock St., Tacoma. Free. 866-468-7386.

Septentrio is a trio of fiddle, five-row free-bass accordion and five-string cello. On tour, Hans Kennemark, Leonor Palazzo and Hannu Kella are here to tell their story and share their music. 7 p.m. Thursday, Scandinavian Cultural Center, 122nd and South Park Avene, Tacoma. Free. 253-535-7322.

Art Maker Faire with art-making stations, food trucks, music and family fun. 5-9 p.m. Thursday. Tacoma Art Museum, 1700 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Free.


Habitat Restoration Work regular stewardship activities. No experience necessary. Work parties occur rain or shine. Children must be accompanied by adults., 9 a.m.-noon Friday. Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 S. Tyler St., Tacoma. Free. 253-591-6439, tacomanaturecenter.org


Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Orientation For new members. 1-2 p.m. Saturday. Puyallup Public Library, 324 S. Meridian, Puyallup. Free. 253-627-5626, tpc-habitat.org