1 Bird walk at Hess park
Join volunteer leaders Rosanne Becker and Russ Smith as they lead this easy bird walk through a small suburban park; bring your binoculars and field guide, or you can borrow some; noon-1:30 p.m. Monday; Adriana Hess Wetland Park, 2917 Morrison Road W., University Place; free. Tahoma Audubon Society; 253-565-9278.
2 Rod and reel trade-in
As part of its 10-day Spring Fishing Classic, Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World is accepting rod and reel trade-ins; all equipment traded in will be donated to local youth organizations; through Feb. 15; Bass Pro Shop Outdoor World, 7905 S. Hosmer St., Tacoma; free; 253-671-5700.
3 Rain Dee Voo 2015
The Puget Sound Free Trappers will host its 2015 Rain Dee Voo Friday-Sunday, Feb. 15. Event includes rifle and pistol trail walks, primitive archery, knife and tomahawk walk and trading post; Capitol City Rifle & Pistol Club, 14318 Littlerock Road, Littlerock; for information, contact Tim Sampson at 360-264-4243 or Bob Gietz at 360-273-7862.
4 Join the Chili Chase
The Chili Chase features a chip-timed 5-kilometer run along with a kids’ dash; enjoy some chili and toppings after the race; a cross-country style course on various surfaces; 8 a.m. Saturday; STAR Center, 3873 S. 66th St., Tacoma; 5K registration is $25-$35, kids’ dash is $10-$20; sign up at metroparkstacoma.org/chili-chase.