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Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Art Show
"Picturing the Pandemic" Fine-Art and Craft Exhibition
Picturing the Pandemic marks one year since the first recorded death due to COVID-19 in the United States, located here in Western Washington. Responding to, or escaping from, this exhibition explores the work of five Pacific-Northwest fine-artists during ...
Childhood's End Gallery
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/15/21 - Sun 4/18/21
Special Event: Walk, Benefit/Fundraiser
Thurston's Hunger Walk
Step up and help your hungry neighbors by donating before Monday, May 3rd to Thurston’s Virtual Hunger Walk today. Visit – www.ThurstonHungerWalk.com. Join one of about thirty teams. All donations equally benefit Thurston County Food Bank, Senior Service...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/15/21 - Sun 5/2/21
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Rare Birds of Thurston County: Estuarium Discovery Speaker Series
Puget Sound Estuarium recently teamed up with the University of Washington’s School of Environmental and Forest Sciences to collaborate on a new Birds Exhibit at the Estuarium as well as our new education program, Bird Walks, monthly Olympia area birding t...
Puget Sound Estuarium
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/15/21 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children, Green/Environmental
Earth Week: Take Action in Your Community
It’s time to celebrate Earth Week 2021! Thurston County environmental organizations have come together to create an activity packet designed for grades 2nd through 6th to take action in your communities. The packet includes activities about being water-wis...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/17/21 - Sun 4/25/21
Sports: Walking
Capitol Volkssport Club - Local Olympia Walk
Walking is a great way to explore Olympia. At 1:45 p.m. meet at the Bayview Thriftway to register for a walk leaving at 2:00 p.m. Walks vary each week and are usually 10K with a 5K option. Pick up a parking pass to park in Bayview’s lot. Well-behaved dogs...
Bayview Thriftway
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/19/21 at 9:45am
Mon 4/26/21 at 9:45am
Special Event: Community Event
Olympia Showing Up for Racial Justice General Meeting
Olympia Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) has a monthly General Meeting on the third Monday of every month from 6-8 with a newcomers/core values meeting from 5:30pm-6. It's now on Zoom and open to anyone! SURJ is a national network of groups and indi...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/19/21 at 6pm-8pm
Mon 5/17/21 at 6pm-8pm
Mon 6/21/21 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Home Rain Gardens for the Salish Sea: A Two-Part Webinar
Create a dazzling landscape feature while protecting our South Sound waters! Part 1: April 13th, from 6:30-8:30pm via Zoom Part 2: April 20th, from 6:30-8:30pm via Zoom Join a live two-part webinar on rain garden design, construction, planting and car...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Tue 4/20/21 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer's; the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer's Asso...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Tue 4/20/21 at 10am-11:30am
Special Event: Community Event, Nature
Virtual Conservation Breakfast
Connecting People, Conserving Land – Explore locally conserved lands with Capitol Land Trust during our biggest fundraising event of 2021! We’ll virtually visit 21 properties within the South Puget Sound and Chehalis Basin watersheds, while meeting a varie...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Wed 4/21/21 at 8am-8:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
The Alzheimer's Association community education programs are now online! Register today and learn from the comfort and safety of your own home. Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/22/21 at 3pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
For centuries, we've known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join the Alzheimer's Associat...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/22/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Wed 4/28/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Green/Environmental
2021 Virtual Puget Sound Days on the Hill
Puget Sound Partnership and the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission invite you to participate in the first of this year's virtual Puget Sound Days on the Hill sessions on Friday, April 23, from 1:00–2:30 p.m. Pacific Time. We'll discuss Puget Sound resto...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/23/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Music: Chamber Music, Classical
Emerald City Music: Reverie
Emerald City Music’s musicians and filmmakers have come together to bring you eclectic chamber music experiences right in the comfort of your own home. This month’s program, Reverie, kicks off with Beethoven’s Serenade for flute, violin and viola; an i...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/23/21 - Sat 5/22/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manag...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/23/21 at 11am-12:30pm
Wed 4/28/21 at 3pm-4:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
2021 Virtual Race Against Trafficking 5K Run/Walk
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/24/21 - Sat 5/8/21
Special Event: Seminar
Olympia Genealogical Society Spring Seminar
Certified Genealogist Rick Sayre will present 4 sessions at Olympia Genealogical Society's Spring Seminar on themes of "Land and Military Records." Learn about Tools for land research; Homestead records; NARA (National Archives) website; and The Civil War...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/24/21 at 9am-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Effective Communication Strategies
Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey a...
Virtual Event
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/26/21 at 2pm-3:25pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Education, Green/Environmental
Climate Conversations: Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan Webinar Panel
Join us to learn about this new innovative plan and ask questions of our panel of experts. To register, visit streamteam.info/events.
Olympia City Hall
Olympia, WA

Wed 5/12/21 at 6:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Social Event
Meals That Matter and Other Essential Services
You are invited to celebrate with us virtually at our annual Meals That Matter event! This special online event will be held on Wednesday, May 26th from 12 – 12:30 pm. Mark your calendars to make sure you don’t miss out on this opportunity to support and l...
Olympia Senior Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 5/26/21 at 12pm-12:30pm
Special Event: Social Event
Meals That Matter and Other Essential Services
You are invited to celebrate with us virtually at our annual Meals That Matter event! This special online event will be held on Wednesday, May 26th from 12 – 12:30 pm. Mark your calendars to make sure you don’t miss out on this opportunity to support and l...
Olympia Senior Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 5/26/21 at 12pm-12:30pm
    

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