Posts Categorized: Events

Ivy eradication

Parks and greenspaces throughout Olympia are choked by ivy – they need our help! English ivy is a non-native, invasive plant that kills trees and native plants, disrupts our ecosystems and destroys wildlife habitat. The city is organizing ivy eradication parties at parks throughout the city. In our neighborhood, they are looking for volunteers at… Read more »

Neighborhood Chipping Event

Have you got branches that need to be chipped? The city is providing a FREE chipper, Saturday May 5 at 609 Frederick St SE; we’re the third event of the day, so they’ll probably be at our location around 11:30 a.m. You can start dropping off branches at 6:30 a.m.; go down the alley behind… Read more »

Names sought

—— Forwarded Message From: Jonathon Turlove Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2007 14:24:44 -0800 To: Dear Neighborhood Association President/Vice President, Conversation: Names Sought for Three Olympia Parks Jonathon Turlove > jturlove@ci.olympia.wa.us < Senior Program Specialist Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation 222 Columbia St. NW Olympia, WA 98501 360.753.8068 The City of Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation... Read more »

NEIGHBORHOOD WOOD CHIPPING EVENTS

NOW’S THE TIME TO SIGN UP Reservations are now being taken for two-hour neighborhood wood chipping events. Chipping events are open to groups of four or more single-family households that are on City of Olympia garbage service. The number of events is limited: first come, first served. Contact Ron Jones at Olympia Waste Management, (360)… Read more »

FRIENDLY GROVE PARK VOLUNTEER DAY

Saturday, March 3, 9:00-Noon, Friendly Grove Park, 2316 Friendly Grove Road. Olympia’s Volunteers in Parks program is seeking volunteers to help remove harmful exotic species from the edge of an important wetland at Friendly Grove Park. Here’s more information about this project and how to volunteer.