1 Volksmarch through Olympia
The Capitol Volkssport Club will hold a walk through Olympia; the walk will cover 10 kilometers, with a 5k option; wind through neighborhoods, Capitol grounds, downtown and waterfront; 2 p.m. Monday; Bayview Thriftway Deli, 516 Fourth Ave., Olympia; free, unless walking for credit; capitolvolkssportclub.org.
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Watch Jeff Evans perform magic tricks, along with a reindeer that does card tricks; show is geared toward children 5 and older; 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; Graham Library, 9202 224th St. E., Graham; free; 253-548-3322, piercecountylibrary.org.
3 Join Nisqually bird walk
Join Phil Kelley on his weekly bird walk through the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge; walk covers at least 2 miles; dress for the weather; bring raingear, snacks and water, plus binoculars or spotting scopes if you have them; 8-11 a.m. Wednesday; meet at visitor center pond overlook at refuge; walk is free, but there is a $3 parking fee; 360-459-1499, firstname.lastname@example.org.
4 New Year’s archery shoot
The Tacoma Sportsmen’s Club is hold its second annual New Year’s Fun Shoot; aim at 30 3-D targets in a natural setting; registration open 7 a.m.-noon, shoot all you want until 3 p.m. Friday; club is at 16409 Canyon Road E., Puyallup; cost varies by age; 253-537-6151, tacomassportsmenclub.com.
The Friends of the Yelm Library will hold a book sale; the sale is a chance to pick up some books at a good price; the sale is held once a month; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Yelm Timberland Regional Library, 210 Prairie Park St NE, Yelm; trl.org.
6 Comedy open mic night
Bring your best jokes, or your best laughs, for the open mic comedy night; held every Sunday night; 9 p.m. Sunday; South Bay Pub & Eatery, 3323 S. Bay Road NE, Olympia; admission is free; 360-456-0809.