Performing together for more than 26 years, the funny and philosophical female folk-rock group Righteous Mothers brings original music and witty theatrics to its performance. See the mothers at 8 p.m. Saturday at Traditions Café and World Folk Art, 300 Fifth Ave. SW, Olympia. Tickets are $20, $15 student and low income. Call 360-705-2819 for information.
Saturday — Sunday
Wearable, usable art
With handwoven wearable art and accessories, household goods, baby items and other handcrafted works, the Olympia Weavers Guild is holding its Annual Show and Sale this weekend. Come out and admire the artisan works and gift items from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the South Bay Fire Department, 5046 Boston Harbor Road NE, Olympia. For information, go to olympiaweaversguild.org.
Ride the musical west
Don your cowboy boots and hat, and come out to support the Bucoda Skookumchuck Oddfellows Lodge at a benefit concert featuring the Tacoma band Cowgirl’s Dream. With music tied to classic country swing, the band will be performing at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Bucoda Community Center, 101 E. Seventh on the second floor. Admission is $8 adults, $6 seniors, and kids will be admitted free. For information, call 253-573-1504.
Hear an ancient harp
Featuring the ancient 21-stringed harp, the kora, Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration at the Olympia Timberland Regional Library, 313 Eighth Ave. SE, Olympia. The former Olympia resident will play traditional songs plus some of his original compositions at the 7:30 p.m. Thursday adults-only show. Admission is free. For information, call 360-352-0595.
Friday (Nov. 11)
Shadow Tyler Ceccanti
Capturing the wonder, adventure and beauty that is winter sports since 1949, Warren Miller brings his 67th annual film, “Here, There, and Everywhere” to the South Sound with screenings at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Friday (Nov. 11). Follow skier Tyler Ceccanti from Lake Tapps, as well as other industry veterans as they travel to Crested Butte, Eastern Greenland, Montana, British Columbia and far away destinations. The film is at The Washington Center for Performing Art, 512 Washington St. SE, Olympia. Tickets are $17at washingtoncenter.org.
Happy birthday, Three Magnets
Celebrating its anniversary, Three Magnets Brewing Co. is hosting a Second Anniversary Party with live music by Joey Capoccia and Derek McSwain. Come out 6-10 p.m. Saturday and for $35 get a commemorative glass and five special pours. Admission is free. Three Magnets Brewing is at 600 Franklin St. SE, Olympia. For information, go to tinyurl.com/hggln7n.
9 films for, about women
With a mission to bring award-winning short films by, for and about women around the country, Lunafest comes to South Puget Sound Community College, 2011 Mottman Road SW, Olympia. Nine films filled with stories of reflection, hope and humor will make up this Olympia Soroptimist fundraiser. 5 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10-$15 at lunafest.org/olympia1112.
In its 37th year, the Seattle International Comedy Competition comes to The Washington Center for Performing Arts, 512 Washington St. SW, where you can see a semifinal round with up to 10 comedians. It is face-off comedy promising a laughter-filled evening. Come out for the 7:30 p.m. performance Thursday. Tickets are $30, $27 military at washingtoncenter.org.