Books


Rick Wilson at BookPeople. In “Running Against the Devil,” longtime Republican strategist and New York Times bestselling author of “Everything Trump Touches Dies” warns Democrats not to make the mistakes that could reelect who he says is the worst president in history. A 30-year veteran of national political campaigns, he brings his experience, insight, knowledge and signature humor to both the book and this author talk and signing at BookPeople. 7 p.m. Feb. 10. Free. 603 N. Lamar Blvd. 512-472-5050, bookpeople.com


Dining


Ritual Grazing Board Workshop at Intero. Have you always wanted to have your own professional-looking charcuterie board? Ritual hosts a hands-on workshop that will show you how to design one. Tickets get you tastings and personal board ingredients, including five cheeses, four charcuterie varieties, fresh and dried fruits, jams and local honey. Wine pairings are available with an on-site purchase. Go to the website to reserve your spot. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 10. $85. 2612 East Cesar Chavez St. interorestaurant.com/reservations


Tide to Table Pop-Up Dinner Series at the Brewer's Table. Produced by Huckleberry, Tide to Table is a dinner series that exclusively showcases responsibly sourced seafood. That is, food that is either caught or farmed in ways that aid in the long-term vitality of harvested species and well-being of the oceans. During the six-course feast, you can purchase alcohol from the hosting brewpub. 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 10. $80. 4715 East 5th St. eventbrite.com/e/huckleberry-presents-tide-to-table-a-pop-up-dinner-at-the-brewers-table-tickets-90009214985


Music


New Pornographers at Emo’s. Formed in Vancouver in the late 1990s, the Canadian supergroup led by former Zumpano frontman Carl Newman has always had a secret weapon in Neko Case, who’s had higher record sales and concert draws as a solo artist. But Case fits seamlessly into a power-pop whole that features multiple vocalists, most notably guitarist-keyboardist Kathryn Calder, a member since 2005. 7 p.m. Feb. 10. $29.50-$33. 2015 E. Riverside Drive. emosaustin.com. — Peter Blackstock


Art


“Spectrum: New Work” at Davis Gallery. Roi James’ first solo exhibit in Austin in nearly a decade, at Davis Gallery, is a new collection of works ranging from brilliant, undulating polychrome constructs to delicate oil paintings contemplating the expanses of the open sea. Over the course of his career, James has boldly shifted his artistic vision, reinventing himself many times over and enjoying consistent success along the way. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday through Feb. 22. 837 W. 12th St. 512-477-4929, davisgalleryaustin.com