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Special Event: For the Family, Children
Painted Vintage Camper at Hands On Children’s Museum
Kids will enjoy painting our 3-D model of a vintage camper, fir trees and a howling wolf with many, many layers of colorful paint. Every day, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. throughout August 2017 in our Outdoor Discovery Center. Thank you to sponsor Coldwell Banker. Free ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 11am-3pm
Theater: Children's Theatre, Drama, Musical, Comedy
Apple Tree Productions: The Addams Family
Apple Tree Productions presents The Addams Family! Come see this musical comedy based on the hit American television show, The Addams Family.
Capitol Theater
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 - Sun 7/30/17 at 3pm till 5:30pm, 6pm till 8:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children
Painted Vintage Camper at Hands On Children’s Museum
Kids will enjoy painting our 3-D model of a vintage camper, fir trees and a howling wolf with many, many layers of colorful paint! Every day, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. throughout August 2017 in our Outdoor Discovery Center. Thank you to sponsor Coldwell Banker. FREE ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 11am-3pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Friends of the Olympia Library Book & Media Sale
Book & Media Sale to Benefit the Olympia Library. Saturday, July 29, 2017, 10 am - 4 pm Members presale 8-10 am. Membership available at the door. Sunday, July 30, 2017, 1-4 pm Sunday option: fill a provided bag for $3.00. All proceeds benefit t...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 - Sun 7/30/17 at 10am-4pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Joanne Clarkson
Join us for a reading with Joanne Clarkson! Presenting her new collection of poetry from Brighthill Press, The Fates, Clarkson draws from inspiration ranging from her psychic grandmother, her own personal mythology, as well as her work as a hospice nurse.
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 at 6:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
Priest Point Park Volunteer Work Party
Priest Point Park - Wednesday, July 26 - 9:30am-12:00pm & Saturday, July 29 - 10:00am-1:00pm The spring rains were great for the flora, but not so great for the trails. These volunteer work parties will focus on repairing the trail next to kitchen shelter...
Priest Point Park
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-1pm
Special Event: Nature
The Fellowship of the Team: Surviving in Nature
We can learn a great deal about collaboration from nature. From cooperative feeding methods like bubble-net hunting by humpback whales to survival techniques like penguins huddling for warmth, teamwork is vital for the existence of many species. Without co...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Politics
Venezuelans for Fair Elections
Venezolanos Unidos in Olympia and Venezolanos Unidos en Seattle will be meeting in Olympia at the Washington State Capitol North steps on July 30th at 11 AM, to protest against authoritarian rule in Venezuela.
Washington State Capital Building
Olympia, WA

Sun 7/30/17
Special Event: Religious, Relationships, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Weekly Meditation Class with Prayers for World Peace
We offer a peaceful, contemplative time for you 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 ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 7/30/17 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/6/17 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/13/17 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/27/17 at 10am-11:15am
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

Mon 7/31/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 8/2/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 8/4/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 8/7/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 8/9/17 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

Mon 7/31/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 8/2/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 8/4/17 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 8/7/17 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 8/9/17 at 12pm-1pm
Sports: Walking
Capitol Volkssport Club - Burfoot Park/Boston Harbor Walk
Burfoot Park/Boston Harbor Walk - Meet at 5:45 pm at Burfoot Park, 6927 Boston Harbor Road NE for a 9K walk in Burfoot Park, along the beach, and around the Boston Harbor community.
Burfoot Park
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/1/17 at 5:45pm
Sports: Walking
Capitol Volkssport Club - Burfoot Park/Boston Harbor Walk
Burfoot Park/Boston Harbor Walk - Meet at 5:45 pm at Burfoot Park, 6927 Boston Harbor Road NE for a 9K walk in Burfoot Park, along the beach, and around the Boston Harbor community.
Burfoot Park
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/1/17 at 5:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Heart of Gold
We often believe that our own capacity for love, compassion, or patience is very limited: we will never be able to cherish certain people, happily accept certain difficult circumstances, or develop deep compassion for all living beings. While our capacity ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/1/17 at 7pm-8:15pm
Tue 8/8/17 at 7pm-8:15pm
Tue 8/15/17 at 7pm-8:15pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 7pm-8:15pm
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 8/1/17
Tue 8/8/17
Tue 8/15/17
Tue 8/22/17
Tue 8/29/17
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Toastmasters of West Olympia
Come learn what Toastmasters is about, how it can help you with your public speaking, presentation, and leadership skills. Plus, have a bunch of fun! We'll be hearing and giving short presentations, as well as learning more about the Toastmasters public sp...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/1/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 8/8/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 8/15/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 8/29/17 at 2pm-3pm
Special Event: Animals, Green/Environmental
Black Hills Audubon Society Bird Walk
Phil Kelley leads a bird walk every Wednesday at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. The walk begins at the Visitor Center at 8 a.m. The public is welcome. Bring rain gear, walking shoes, water, snacks, binoculars, and scope if you have ...
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/2/17 at 8am-12pm
Wed 8/9/17 at 8am-12pm
Wed 8/16/17 at 8am-12pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 8am-12pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 8am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event
GRuB Farm Market Stand
Visit the GRuB Farm and shop seasonal veggies, fruits, herbs and flowers.
Garden-Raised Bounty (GRuB)
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/2/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/9/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/16/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 3pm-6pm
Special Event: Public Meeting
Intercity Transit Authority Meeting
The Intercity Transit Authority meets on the first Wednesday of each month. A public comment period occurs at each meeting shortly after the 5:30 p.m. start. Individuals may speak for three minutes. Speakers must sign in just prior to the start of the meet...
Intercity Transit Business Offices
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/2/17 at 5:30pm
Wed 9/6/17 at 5:30pm
Wed 10/4/17 at 5:30pm
Special Event: Family/Child, Food/Tasting, Folk Art/Crafts
Local Honey Market at P.O.W.E.R.
Support your community members! Local honey, sock monkeys and monkey-making kits for sale. Come sample the large variety of local, raw honey that Oly Maw Honey & Herbs has to offer. 1 lb jars $9-$15, 2.75 lb jars $20.00 per jar, larger sizes can be pre-ord...
Parents Organizing for Welfare and Economic Rights
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/2/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/9/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/16/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 3pm-6pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 3pm-6pm
    

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