A Really Big Shoe 10: The concert benefits homeless and needy students in eight South Sound school districts and Community Youth Services at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10, $17 and $20. The Washington Center for the Performing Arts, 512 Washington St. SE, 753-8586, OlyTix.org. Information: 360-250-8413, Scott@EntertainmentExplosion.org, EntertainmentExplosion.org.
Salvaging plants: WSU’s Native Plant Salvage Project is recruiting volunteers to recover small native trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants from development sites scheduled for clearing. Plant salvage occurs between 9:30 a.m. and noon, when hot lunch is served. After lunch, volunteers transfer plants to the native plant nursery on Olympia’s west side and put plants in pots until about 3:30 p.m. Events are Sunday, March 5 and 13. Volunteers are trained on site. Sign up at email@example.com or call 360-867-2167.
Climate crisis meeting: The free meeting is 2-4 p.m., United Churches Fireside Room, 11th Avenue Southeast and Washington Street. Information: Sue Gunn. 360-918-8012. If unavailable, call Rod Tharp, 360-951-1080. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, go to olyccc-backbonecampaign.nationbuilder.com/
Citizen meetings: Thurston County Commissioner Sandra Romero meets once a month with citizens for informal coffee chats on a variety of issues. Rainier: 9:30-10:30 a.m., Rainier City Hall, 102 Rochester St. W.; Yelm: 11 a.m.-noon, Pizzeria La Gitana, 309 Yelm Ave. E.; Lacey: 2-3 p.m., Forza Coffee, 130 Marvin Road SE.
‘War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification’: Jeff Halper, Israeli peace and human rights activist, will speak at 7 p.m., at First Christian Church, 701 Franklin St. SE, Olympia. The free event is sponsored by the Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice and is co-sponsored by Jewish Voice for Peace — Tacoma. Information: Rachel Corrie Foundation at 360-754-3998 or email@example.com.
Navy Band Northwest: The Navy Band Northwest will perform at the Capitol at noon. The performance is free. Information: facebook.com/NavyBandNorthwest
History Happy Hour at Three Magnets: Sponsored by the State Capital Museum, trivia topics include state and South Sound history, sports and pop culture. 7 p.m., 600 Franklin St. SE, No. 105, Olympia.
Tax fairness: The Thurston County League of Women Voters general meeting topic will be on tax fairness. Traditions Cafe, 300 Fifth Ave. SW, Olympia. Wolfgang Opitz, assistant state treasurer, will speak.