Posts Categorized: General

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 »

Playground Fundraiser Raises $19K+

Parents at Madison are raising money to replace aging and dangerous playground equipment. On March 19, the playground was the beneficiary of the Junior League’s Fund a Need drive at their gala dinner and auction. Attendees raised $19,150! Together with the School District’s commitment they now have 70% of the funds needed to replace the old… Read more »

Olympia School District Kindergarten Roundup Is Under Way

Do you have a child who will be five years old on or before August 31st? If so, the Olympia School District invites you to sign up your child for fall kindergarten classes as soon as possible. To enroll your child, go to your neighborhood school and ask for a kindergarten welcome packet. If you… Read more »

Fairview Pathway – plants of interest

Clean-up and planting on the pathway at Fairview and 10th will begin soon. See below for a list of plants of interest; let us know if you have extra of any of these in your garden. We’ll put your name and plants on a list and let you know when they are needed. If you’re… Read more »