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Art: Painting, Art Show, Photography, Mixed Media, Jewelry/Gems, Prints, Multimedia, Drawings/Works on Paper, Food/Tasting
A Sweet Event
Come enjoy A Sweet Event with chocolate pairing and local art at Splash Gallery Olympia. Aunt Kate's Chocolates from Tenino will be featured along with other treats for you to nibble and taste. Meet and greet with many Splash Artists while enjoying a beau...
Splash Gallery of Olympia
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 5pm-9pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Education
Adult Swim – Illusions: The Story of Our Senses
Explore the science behind magic and investigate human phenomena as you navigate social challenges. Learn about optical illusions, how our brains send messages to our eyes, ears and hands and learn about the science of cute. Sip a cocktail and expand your ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 7pm-10pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Education
Adult Swim – Illusions: The Story of Our Senses
Explore the science behind magic and investigate human phenomena as you navigate social challenges. Learn about optical illusions, how our brains send messages to our eyes, ears and hands and learn about the science of cute. Sip a cocktail and expand your ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 7pm-10pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
BodyFlow - Tumwater (Friday)
BodyFlow is an energizing and invigorating workout which improves posture, core strength, flexibility and balance. Class begins with relaxing Tai Chi movements, followed by various yoga sequences to strengthen and tone your key muscle groups. Pilates exerc...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 12/1/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 12/8/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 12/15/17 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Craig Romano: Urban Trails: Olympia
Discover your wild backyard. Come take a slideshow trail tour around Olympia, Shelton, South Thurston County, and Harstine Island with award winning guidebook author Craig Romano. Urban Trails: Olympia focuses on the trails, parks, and preserves within an...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
HU Chant
Singing of HU, a love song to God.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 12/1/17 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 12/8/17 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 12/15/17 at 6pm-6:20pm
Special Event: Religious, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Lunchtime Meditation
Change your mind, change your day.Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by d...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 11/20/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 11/27/17 at 12pm-1pm
Special Event: Religious, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Lunchtime Meditation
Change your mind, change your day.Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by d...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 11/20/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 11/27/17 at 12pm-1pm
Special Event: Green/Environmental
National Geographic Live: Photojournalist David Guttenfelder
In 2011, David Guttenfelder made history when he helped the Associated Press open a bureau in North Korea—the first-ever Western news agency in the politically isolated country. For the first time in North Korean history, images of daily life there were se...
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Community Event
Pastry Variety Series, Four-Part
The Pastry Variety Series features: * Savory and sweet mini cookies and scones * Pastry Tasting * Pastry Experience (demo and hands-on teaching) * Live music with John Williams, Acoustic Guitar performer from Seattle, Washington
Percival Landing
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/17/17 at 6pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Antiques, Benefit/Fundraiser, Education, Expo/Trade Show, For the Family, General
Fall Militaria Show
Stop by the Olympic Flight Museum on Saturday, November 18th for day filled with historical artifacts, collectibles, aircraft displays, flight gear and more! Get the perfect holiday gift for the history buff in your life, or bring the family to relive our ...
Olympic Flight Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Fall Quarter: Exercise Science for Fitness Professionals
Personal Trainer Certificate Inspire, Motivate, Encourage Prepare for a career helping people attain their health, fitness, and weight loss goals with the Certified Personal Trainer Program. This program prepares you to meet the standards for the Ameri...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-1pm
Sat 11/25/17 at 10am-1pm
Sat 12/2/17 at 10am-1pm
Sat 12/9/17 at 10am-1pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 10am-1pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
GENEALOGY CAFE
Meet with Olympia Genealogical Society experts for personal help with your family history research
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 1pm-3pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 1/18/18 at 1pm-3pm
Sat 1/20/18 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Meagan Macvie: The Ocean in My Ears
We are so pleased to host Olympia writer Meagan Macvie in support of her new novel, The Ocean in My Ears (Ooligan Press). at Browsers on Saturday, November 18 at 7:30 PM. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Education, Religious, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Medicine Buddha Empowerment
According to Buddha all disease and suffering, mental and physical, are caused by our delusions such as anger. Normally, these delusions feel deeply ingrained. But through connecting to Medicine Buddha we can experience the pure nature of our mind, and hea...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Nature
Nature’s Engineers
What do beavers, salmon, bears, bumblebees, and construction managers have in common? They are ecosystem engineers! Come and learn about the amazing organisms around the Pacific Northwest that shape our environment. Presentation begins at 2 pm, followed by...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10pm-4pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event, Nature, Green/Environmental
Olympia Woodland Trail Volunteer Work Party
What do we look forward to the most during the winter months in Western Washington? Planting season! It is time to start planting native vegetation in the forest along this lovely trail. Meet at the picnic tables next to the bathroom at the trailhead, 1600...
Olympia Woodland Trail
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-1pm
Special Event: Children, Holiday, For the Family
Studio West Dance Theatre's The Nutcracker Excerpts at HOCM
Join us for a special preview performance from The Nutracker at the HOCM!
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Holiday
Studio West Dance Theatre's The Nutcracker Excerpts at HOCM
Join us for a special preview performance from The Nutcrackerat the HOCM!
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Music: Bluegrass
The Downtown Mountain Boys
This is stellar group of Seattle area musicians with traditional bluegrass harmonies and instrumentals. Don't miss them. Take three-part harmonies that send shivers up your spine, add dazzling instrumental firepower, and you have the sound of The DownTown ...
Traditions Fair Trade Cafe
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/18/17 at 7:30pm
    

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