Posts Categorized: Events

2017 Block Parties

Once again, the Eastside Neighborhood Association will be sponsoring block parties in locations around our neighborhood. This year they will be held on Friday, August 4th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The party hosts will provide some food and activities. Neighbors who attend will be asked to bring a potluck dish or beverage. This… Read more »

2016 Madison Plant Sale – Saturday, May 7th

Annual and perennial plant and vegetable starts professionally grown and affordably priced.  All proceeds benefit the school’s garden program.  This is a great one-stop spot for Mother’s Day gifts.  Ready made baskets and build your own for a special Mother’s Day! WHERE: Madison Elementary Parking Lot, 1225 Legion Way SE, Olympia WHY: Your purchase directly… Read more »

Candidate Forums

There are two upcoming forum opportunities for anyone interested in listening to the candidates in various races this November. Thursday, October 15 @ 6 p.m.  South Sound Manor, 455 North Street SE (next to cemeteries). https://carlyonnorth.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/2015-candidate-forum/ Wednesday, October 21 7:30-8:45 pm Downtown Library https://www.facebook.com/OlympiaTimberlandLibrary/photos/a.437500511777.231868.354314641777/10153148125431778/?type=3&theater

2015 Eastside Neighborhood Picnic

Location: Lions Park Date:  Saturday August 22nd NEW Time: 4pm to 7pm This years Annual Summer Eastside Neighborhood Picnic will be held on Saturday August 22 at Lions Park.  There was a lot of enthusiasm at our Annual General Meeting to make the picnic, bigger and better. Even though we failed to get the City… Read more »

Local Gardening Classes

The local WSU Extension is offering the following gardening classes this spring. http://ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/

Lions Park Clean Up

Here is a great clean up event organized by some of your neighbors! When? Check out the Facebook Event page for details. Meet up at Lions park for an afternoon of hanging with the bros and cleaning up the surrounding area. Group size should be 5-20 people. All ages. Gloves/garbage bags/buckets/grabbers provided. Participants invited but… Read more »

Native Plant Sale: March 7th

Native Plant Sale is coming up on March 7th from 10am-3pm There will be great educational workshops including topics such as attracting pollinators, how to grow edible mushrooms and a rain garden workshop! Taylor Shellfish and the Henderson Community Shellfish farm will also be providing free shellfish tasting! This is also a great volunteer opportunity!… Read more »

February Annual Meeting

February Annual Meeting Time: Wednesday 18th, 6:30pm Location: New Bridge Church Agenda for Annual Meeting: Minutes of the last years meetings are available Report of President Dog Poop Bag Stations ENA vs. NextDoor What do you want the ENA to achieve in 2015? Report of Treasurer Elections will take place of Board members. Officer positions… Read more »

The Madison Holiday Store

Madison PTO will be collecting items from Thursday, November 13 until Wednesday, November 26. Donation boxes will be located by the front office or at the First United Methodist Church across from the Madison school. The Madison Holiday Store is a much loved annual tradition and will be held on Friday, December 12 from 4-6:30pm…. Read more »

ENA Fall General Meeting

Please help spread the word about this meeting. Location: First United Methodist Church of Olympia 1224 Legion Way SE, Olympia, WA 98501 Time:  Wednesday October 15th at 6:30pm Agenda: Crime and Safety (OPD Representitives, Amy Stull and LT Ray Holmes) Success of Dog Waste Station Project Food Bank Project Matching Grant Ideas (ie traffic circles).