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Sports: Community Event, Children, Holiday, Ice Skating
Oly on Ice
Oly on Ice is back for another exciting season of skating with a bigger rink and even more fun! Hours of operation and prices vary, see website for additional exciting details!
Isthmus Park (Oly Ice)
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 - Mon 1/20/20
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Education, Craft Show, Community Event, Fair/Festival
5th Annual Cosmic Awareness Fair
Join an intimate gathering of Light Workers, Professional alternative practitioners & vendors presenting: Crystals, Gifts, Jewelry, Energy Work, Aura & Chakra Photography and readings, Alternative Healing, Music, Books, Reiki and more. Free classes and pre...
Washington Land Yacht Harbor RV Park & Event Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Talk
Alternative Matter: The Process - Knitting Mills Interdisciplinary In-Process Readings
Come to Desuetude Art Gallery for an evening with interdisciplinary artists, Vito Valera and Ashley Corbett Williams. Vito Valera and Ashley Corbett Williams, along with other current members of the Knitting Mills Artist Collective share their works and c...
Desuetude Art Gallery
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 6pm
Special Event: Animals, For the Family
Arctic Adventure
Chills and thrills await at a family-friendly 2 pm presentation about the animals living in the coldest parts of the world. Why do they live there? How do they endure the icy conditions? Warm up with cozy crafts all day.
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 10am-4pm
Music: Funk, World
EntreMundos Quarteto
The beloved Seattle-based band brings authentic Brazilian grooves with a tinge of jazz, funk, forró, and other world music influences to New Traditions Fair Trade Cafe for the first time! Featuring Brazilian vocalist Adriana Giordano, Gabe Hall-Rodrigues o...
New Traditions Fair Trade
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 7pm-10pm
Art: Museum, Children
Ice Adventures!
3 Days of Frozen Fun! Meet Costumed Ice Princesses, Practice Ice Shaving with Real Tools, Slide on our indoor sock skating rink, Watch Dr. Science dry ice demos, Explore a black light ice cave, Melt the ice block to discover the hidden surprise ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 - Mon 1/20/20 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event, Green/Environmental
MLK Day of Service Volunteer Work Party
Join the City of Olympia in honoring the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a service project at LBA Park. We will be planting native plants and pulling Scotch broom, thereby restoring crucial habitats to their intended state. Tools, gloves, and ligh...
LBA Park (Little Baseball Association Park)
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 10am-1pm
Theater: Comedy, Comedy/Drama, Play
Noises Off
Harlequin Productions presents Noises Off, Michael Frayne’s uproarious farce-within-a- farce, directed by Corey McDaniel, January 17 – February 8, 2020. Tickets are available online at, by phone at 360-786-0151, or in person 12-6...
Harlequin Productions
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 7:30pm-10:30pm
Sun 1/19/20 at 2pm-5pm
Thu 1/23/20 at 7:30pm-10:30pm
Fri 1/24/20 at 7:30pm-10:30pm
Sat 1/25/20 at 7:30pm-10:30pm
Special Event: Film
Orca Books Tabling at Olympia Film Society Screenings of N. Scott Momaday: Words from a Bear + Fantastic Fungi
Come on down to Olympia Film Society on Saturday, January 18th for screenings of N. Scott Momaday: Words from a Bear (at 4:00 p.m.) and FAntastic Fungi (at 6:30 p.m.). Orca Books will be tabling and selling books for both films! N. Scott Momaday: Words f...
Olympia Film Society
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 4pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Storytime! With The Olympia Timberland Library
Join us as we welcome Olympia Timberland Library to the store for story-time! Music movement, books, and activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. About the Timberland Library: Timberland Regional Library (TRL) is a public library system tha...
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/18/20 at 11am
Music: Bluegrass
3rd Sunday Bluegrass Jam
This monthly acoustic jam is geared towards intermediate & advanced musicians, and jammers of all skill levels are welcome to participate as comfortable. We mostly play traditional bluegrass tunes, or songs from other genres (old-time, folk, Irish, country...
New Traditions Fair Trade
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 2pm-4:30pm
Sun 2/16/20 at 2pm-4:30pm
Sun 3/15/20 at 2pm-4:30pm
Music: Choral, Classical
Capital City Chorus Open Auditions
Due to inclement weather and other events this past week, we've decided to host a second round of Auditions for this season of the Capital City Chorus! Sunday, January 19th from 7:00-8:00, Gloria Dei Lutheran, 1515 Harrison Ave. NW Olympia, WA 98502. ...
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Lit With The Femmes: Grace Campbell & Laura Stanfill
Join us to celebrate the release of Best Small Fictions 2019 and hear Grace read from her contribution to the anthology. She'll also be reading from her chapbook, Girlie Shorts and may even debut a few brand new ditties! Also on deck, Laura Stanfill, a ...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 4pm
Music: Experimental (Incl. All Music Forms), Punk, Rock, Pop, Benefit/Fundraiser
Orca Books Co-op Benefit Show + Raffle + Dance Party at The Brotherhood
+ Sunday, January 19 2020 + + 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. + + The Brotherhood Lounge - 119 Capitol Way N, Oly + Come on down + dance around! We are stoked to be partnering with The Brotherhood Lounge to bring you a wonderful evening of music + mayhem from your f...
Brotherhood Lounge
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Prayers for World Peace
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for prayers for world peace and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer pea...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 1/26/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/2/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/9/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/16/20 at 10am-11:15am
Special Event: Children, Ice Skating
Sensory Skate @ Oly on Ice
Each Sunday for the first hour of operation we turn off the music, turn down the lights and limit noise to create a safe and calm environment for those who could use it. We hope to see you there.
Isthmus Park (Oly Ice)
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/19/20 at 10am-11am
Sports: Walking
Capitol Volkssport Club - Local Olympia Walk
Meet at 1:45 p.m. in Bayview’s deli 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 parking pass to park in Bayview’s lot. Well-behaved dogs on a leash are welcome.
Bayview Thriftway
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/20/20 at 1:45pm-4:15pm
Mon 1/27/20 at 1:45pm-4:15pm
Mon 2/3/20 at 1:45pm-4:15pm
Mon 2/10/20 at 1:45pm-4:15pm
Mon 2/17/20 at 1:45pm-4:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
Lunch Time Meditation
Change your mind, change your day. Take an hour in the middle of the day to connect to your heart, cultivate inner peace and happiness and clarify your intention for the day. Everyone is welcome to attend these guided meditations. No previous experience...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/20/20 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 1/22/20 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 1/24/20 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 1/27/20 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 1/29/20 at 12pm-1pm
Special Event: Community Event
Peaceful Rally to End Mass Incarceration
Please join Prison Voice Washington ( and more than 2 dozen advocacy groups on MLK day, Jan. 20, at 5:30 pm in lighting candles for the 1300 men and women who will die in prison because their sentences are so long. There will be music by ...
Washington State Capitol Building – North Steps
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/20/20 at 5pm till 5:30pm, 5:30pm till 7pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Therapeutic & Empowering Chair Yoga - Monday
Experience yoga in an accessible way. While seated on a chair, learn to relax your mind and breathe deeply, gently working out stiffness and soreness in the entire body. Learn to raise your heart rate and promote circulation without compromising joint heal...
Firefly Yoga
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/20/20 at 10am-11am
Mon 1/27/20 at 10am-11am
Mon 2/3/20 at 10am-11am
Mon 2/10/20 at 10am-11am
Mon 2/17/20 at 10am-11am

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