Posts Categorized: General

Traffic Circle: Call to Volunteers

Traffic Circles and Chicanes need volunteers! We’ve contacted the city to ask for a planting guide, and if you’re interested in helping with maintenance, contact the ENA or Lee Keech. If you are already taking care of a neighborhood traffic calming site, please let us know. Sent: Thursday, August 4, 2011 7:52 AM Subject: Maintenance… Read more »

Local Farms Selling Fresh Organic Produce at Convenience Store

As you may have heard, or read in the Olympian, there is a farm-to-market project at the Lucky 7 convenience store located at the corner of 4th Ave. and Eastside St, at the edge of our neighborhood. Now fresh organic produce direct from the farmer is available right nearby on days when the Olympia Farmers… Read more »

Great First Cleanup at Fairview Pathway

Five volunteers came out on Sunday, July 24 to clear brush and brambles from the green space next to the pathway on Fairview between 10th and Union. It was hot, but with tenacity and water, we got about halfway through cleaning up underneath the trees. Check out photos of the pathway in progress. What’s next?… Read more »

Madison Playground Replacement Project

We really need some help and support from the neighborhood folks in preparation work for the new Madison Elementary playground! If you can spare a couple of hours, please, join us at Madison on Saturday, July 23rd, 9am to 1pm. We will continue lifting out remaining bark chips, take apart the last old playtoy and… Read more »

Save the Date to Raise Funds for Madison Elementary!

Two neighborhood events will be held on Saturday, May 7, to benefit programs at Madison Elementary School. Garage / Bake Sale Join your Eastside neighbors for goodies and second-hand treasures! When: Saturday, May 7, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Where: 1515 10th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501 (corner of 10th Ave & Central St) Benefits:… Read more »