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Art: Mixed Media
Procession of the Species Community Art Studio Now Open
It's time to come down and make your costume for the Procession in our Community Art Studio. We are open Friday 6-9 pm, Saturday noon to 6 pm, Sunday 10-6 pm. We also are open during the week by appointment. If you want to come to the studio just call 360-...
Procession Community Art Studio
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/23/18 - Sat 4/28/18
Theater: Children's Theatre, Drama, Musical
Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Book by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty. Based on the works of Dr. Seuss. April 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 @ 7:30 pm; April 23, 30 @ 2:30 pm. Seussical lovingly brings our favorite Dr. Seuss characters to life,...
Capital High School
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/23/18 at 2:30pm
Fri 4/27/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 7:30pm
Mon 4/30/18 at 2:30pm
Special Event: Religious
Forest Awakenings: Beginners' Meditation Group
Pattago Bhikkhu, an American monk who studied and practiced Buddhism and meditation for 17 yrs. will teach meditation in a weekly class.
Buddhangkura Thai Temple
Olympia, WA

Tue 4/24/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 5/1/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 5/8/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 5/15/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 5/22/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Sports: Running
Tailwind Running - Tuesday Runs
Every Tuesday at 6pm we meet at the Jefferson Middle School track for a run/walk interval work out with fun supportive people! Road Runners Club of America certified coach attends each event. Dogs, strollers, kids and all abilities are welcome! We have a w...
Jefferson Middle School
Olympia, WA

Tue 4/24/18
Tue 5/1/18
Tue 5/8/18
Tue 5/15/18
Tue 5/22/18
Music: Punk
33 1/3 The Raincoats with Jenn Pelly
Celebrated music writer Jenn Pelly will speak about her new 33 1/3 series book, "The Raincoats." Events will include a reading, book sales & signing, Q&A, DJ Magic Beans of Strange Babes, and live performances by Tobi Vail, Rachel Carns, and Table Sugar. T...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Wed 4/25/18 at 7:30pm-10pm
Sports: Running
Tailwind Running Wednesday Run 3 mile and 5 mile routes
Each Wednesday at 6pm we get together and run! There will be a 3 mile and a 5 mile route to choose from. This group is full of supportive and encouraging people who are interested in being active. There are a wide variety of paces and abilities rang...
Vic's Pizzeria Wildwood
Olympia, WA

Wed 4/25/18 at 6pm
Wed 5/2/18 at 6pm
Wed 5/9/18 at 6pm
Wed 5/16/18 at 6pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 6pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event, Nature
Yashiro Japanese Garden Volunteer Work Party
Winter is here, and so is the leaf litter. Join us as we rake and weed this hidden downtown gem. The park is located at 1010 Plum St. SE. Meet at the side entrance to the park. Parking is available at the Lee Creighton Justice Center, 900 Plum St. SE.
Yashiro Japanese Garden
Olympia, WA

Wed 4/25/18 at 9:30am-12pm
Special Event: Animals
Celebration of the Species with Amy Trotter
Join Amy Trotter and her human companion Lori Stock for a presentation about pigs, a demo of Amy's tricks and skills, Q&A, and photo ops! This program is part of our yearly Celebration of the Species series we host leading up to the Procession of the Speci...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/26/18 at 7:30pm-8:45pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Food/Tasting, Gay and Lesbian
Dining Out For Life 2018
Dining Out For Life 2018 | South Sound on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Savor a meal. Save a life. Dine out at one of the South Sound’s most generous restaurants and a portion of your bill will be donated to support people affected by HIV in our community. ...
Pierce County AIDS Foundation – Olympia
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/26/18
Music: World
Las Cafeteras
Las Cafeteras create a vibrant musical fusion with a unique East LA sound and a community-focused political message. Their Afro-Mexican rhythms, zapateado, and inspiring lyrics tell stories of a community who is looking for love and fighting for justice in...
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/26/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Gardening
Olympia Garden Club Meeting
Social hour, plant sale, horticulture display followed by business meeting. Design of the Month: "And I Have Loved Thee, Ocean," George Gordon Byron - Underwater Design by Sharon McKissick. Horticulture Topic: Vines by Louise Adams. Sack Lunch. Program...
Gull Harbor Lutheran Church
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/26/18 at 9:30am-2:30pm
Dance: World Dance
Arts Walk Celebration at Great Cuisine of India
Celebrate Arts Walk with delicious Indian food and belly dancing featuring Amira, voted #1 People's Choice 2017 Belly Dancer USA. Enjoy Arts Walk and then get nourished and inspired before the Luminary Parade on Friday, or come for dinner after the Proces...
Great Cuisine of India
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 - Sat 4/28/18 at 7pm-9pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event, Community Event
Downtown Clean Up Volunteer Work Party
Downtown Clean Up - Friday, April 27 - 9 am-11:30 am. The Stewardship staff is partnering with the Downtown Ambassadors and Clean Team for a litter pick up party. This pre-Arts Walk work party will focus on picking up trash and litter on our downtown stre...
SS T.J. Potter Alley
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 9am-11:30am
Special Event: For the Family, Children, Community Event, Art Show
Family Fun for Arts Walk
Spring Arts Walk and the Procession of the Species are here. We’re open 10 am-8 pm on April 27 and 10 am-4 pm on April 28 - Enjoy a variety of art activities both days. Join us Friday evening 6-8 pm for an art reception with light refreshments showcasing s...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 10am-8pm
Sat 4/28/18 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Forest Awakenings: Beginners' II Meditation Group
Silent meditation for beginners with some experience. Talk at end on the Hindrances by an American monk, ordained in the Thai forest tradition, with 17 years experience study and meditation. Bring questions about your meditation.
Buddhangkura Thai Temple
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 5/4/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 5/11/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 5/18/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Music: Rock
Lemmings Live with Dr. Head Mirror for Artswalk
Spring is here! Artswalk. Come hear Lemmings Live with special guest Dr. Head Mirror at the Providence Community Care Center, corner of Franklin/State in downtown Olympia. Live and local original rock and roll. All ages and rree - show starts at 7 pm.
Providence Community Care Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 7pm till 8pm, 8:30pm till 10pm
Art: Gallery
Lisa Geersten: Show of Hearts Gallery Reception
Join us for a free reception featuring the Lisa Geersten: Show of Hearts Gallery Exhibit.
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 6pm
Art: Art Show
Olympia Arts Walk: Jonni Reed at Grand Vin
Join Grand Vin Wine Merchants for an opening reception with artist Jonni Reed as part of the Olympia Arts Walk. Jonni Reed - Artist Statement I am a Pacific Northwest native. I live on an island in the Puget Sound. I enjoy painting both plein air (ou...
Grand Vin Wine Merchants
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/27/18 at 5pm-7pm
Special Event: For the Family
Birkenstock Trunk Show
Belleza Ropa is having a Birkenstock Trunk show on Saturday April 28th from 11 am-5 pm. See the full spring line of this hugely popular shoe, get discounts, and enter to win a free pair of Birkenstocks. At the corner of 4th and Capitol in downtown Olympia,...
Belleza Ropa
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/28/18 at 11am-5pm
Music: Classical
Instrument Petting Zoo
Come Blow, Bow and Buzz at the Instrument Petting Zoo. The Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia (SOGO) is hosting an Instrument Petting Zoo Saturday, April 28, 2-4 p.m. at the Washington Center. Kids of all ages have an opportunity to blow, bow and buzz...
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/28/18 at 2pm-4pm

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