Posts Categorized: Events

Summer Newsletter Deadline

The summer edition of the Eastside Neighborhood Association newsletter will be published in early August.  The deadline for newsletter content is Friday July 20.  Email webmaster@eastside-olympia.org with your stories and ads. Stories and story ideas about neighborhood happenings, concerns and people are all welcome.  We also accept advertising for local businesses and events.  A business-card… Read more »

Summer Picnic

The Annual Neighborhood Picnic is an Eastside tradition. Join your friends and neighbors at Lions Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 18. Watch for your August newsletter or join the ENA email list for more details.

Neighborhood sign work party

You can check out the proposed spots on this Google Map. Our first workparty will be this Saturday, May 12. We will be meeting at 1 p.m. at the shelter in Lions Park; volunteers will go to the proposed locations to stake out spots to be marked for utilities. Please join us!

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 »