Happy Birthday, Traver Gallery!
Traver celebrates five years in Tacoma with a show featuring Australian glass artist Tim Edwards and Tlingit glass sculptor Preston Singletary. Reception 4-7 p.m. Nov. 15, then 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 7. Free. 1821 E. Dock St. Suite 100, Tacoma. 253-383-3685, www.travergallery.com
Tacoma Symphony does chamber music
Locals Craig Rine (clarinet) and Thane Lewis (viola) are soloists for Saturday’s chamber concert with the Tacoma Symphony. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15. $10-$75. Rialto Theater, 310 S. 9th St., Tacoma. 253-272-7264, www.tacomasymphony.org, www.broadwaycenter.org
Flute music in Second City Chamber Series
Flutist Darrin Thaves and pianist Sandra Bleiweiss play music from Paris and Rio di Janiero. 4 p.m. Nov. 16. $20/$10 student rush (15 minutes before performance.) First Lutheran Church, 524 South I St., Tacoma. 253-572-TUNE, www.scchamberseries.org
ArtWalk: Glass Heads and Belly Dancing
November’s ArtWalk features glass heads, tree stumps and more at Fulcrum Gallery, a Northwest Native show at Mineral, and belly dancing at Tacoma Art Museum. 5-8 p.m. Nov. 20. Free. Fulcrum: 1308 MLK Jr. Way, Tacoma, 253-250-0520, fulcrum.oliverdoriss.com. Mineral: 301 Puyallup Ave. #A, Tacoma, 253-250-7745, www.kinoworld.net. TAM: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org