Posts Categorized: Events

Priest Point Park Volunteer Event – October 4th

Join Olympia Volunteers in Parks on Saturday, October 4th from 9-noon as we clip ivy from trees at Garfield Nature Trail.  Meet at the top trailhead at 620 Rogers Street NW.  Parking is extremely limited, so please consider walking, cycling or public transit.  Tools, gloves and refreshments will be provided.  Please dress for the weather…. Read more »

Priest Point Park Volunteer Event – September 27

Join Volunteers from all over Olympia Saturday, September 27 from 9-noon. We’ll be removing ivy and holly in our last No Ivy Day of the year!  Tools, gloves and refreshments will be provided.  Meet at the Rose Garden parking lot and dress for the weather. All are welcome, but those 17 and under must have… Read more »

Emergency Preparedness Fair – Saturday, September 27

There will be an Emergency Preparedness Fair, Saturday, September 27, 2008, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at St. Martin’s University.  This fair is put on by the Emergency Management Council of Thurston County.  There will be expert speakers and vendors at the fair all day.  For details call 754-3360 or check the website,

Help Us Plant the First Edible Forest Garden in the Wildwood Neighborhood

All Neighbors from All Neighborhoods Invited to Join Wildwood in this Workshop The Wildwood Neighborhood Association joins with Terra Commons  to establish an Edible Forest Garden in Marianne Guerin and Miguel Perez-Gibson’s yard at 2418 Otis on September 19-21. You are invited to help plant fruit and nut trees and berry bushes then sheet… Read more »

Capital City Marathon to run through Eastside

The annual Capital City Marathon will be held on Sunday May 18. The event also includes a half-marathon and a 5K run. The route passes through the Eastside on Eastside, Legion and Central, with a water station at Legion and Eastside. It’s a great event to watch! More information can be found on the Capital… Read more »