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Sports: Fishing
Brian O'Keefe Fly Fishing Expert
World renowned fly fishing expert Brian O'Keefe will give a presentation on fly fishing for trout at the February meeting of the South Sound Flyfishers. His topic will cover lake trout food including the most common bugs and insects that trout eat plus the...
North Olympia Fire Department
Olympia, WA

Tue 2/19/19 at 6:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Indigenous women speak out on military bases in Okianawa, Guam & Hawai'i
Three Indigenous community organizers from Okinawa, Guam, and Hawai’i are coming to The Evergreen State College in Olympia on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Tina Grandinetti (Okinawa), Kisha Borja-Quichocho-Calvo (Guam), and Ruth Aloua (Hawai’i) will discuss ...
The Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA

Tue 2/19/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Don Freas Poetry Reading and Open Mic
Come for an evening of food, poetry, and good company with poet, designer, and sculptor Don Freas, OPN featured reader for February, whose latest book is Swallowing the World: New and Selected Poems. Sign up sheet at 6pm; open mic 6:30; Don Freas ca. 7:15p...
Traditions Cafe & World Folk Art
Olympia, WA

Wed 2/20/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Karma
Buddhist Understanding of Karma. Wednesday Nights 6 – 7:15 pm. Karma, people blame it, encourage it, question it. But how well do they understand karma? If we have a clear understanding of karma and how it works, then we can be in the driver’s seat. K...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 2/20/19 at 6pm-7:15pm
Wed 2/27/19 at 6pm-7:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
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 ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 2/20/19 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 2/22/19 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 2/25/19 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 2/27/19 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 3/1/19 at 12pm-1pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
Yashiro Japanese Garden Volunteer Work Party
Need to get your daily steps in? Join us at this beautiful downtown park for raking and weeding. 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 2/20/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event
Discovery Speaker Series: Following the Whale's Tale
From Namu to Free Willy to Blackfish, orcas have fascinated us for generations. But our Washington State marine mammal is in trouble. Learn all about our local orcas and how you can help save them. Join the Puget Sound Estuarium for a 7 pm presentation wit...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Thu 2/21/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
Bingo
Get those daubers out for the first Bingo of the year starting with OlyBingo Night’s Bada Bingo! at the Olympia Senior Center on February 22. Doors open at 6pm with a $5 themed dinner. Our full bar will be open as well including our renowned Jello shots. I...
Olympia Senior Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 2/22/19 at 7pm-9:30pm
Special Event: General
Comics, Costumes & Cocktails
Eat, drink & play your way through the Museum. A night of nerdy fandom for adults 21+ at Hands On. In partnership with Danger Room Comics and Gabi's Olympic Cards & Comics. Friday, February 22nd | 7-10 p.m. - Come dressed as your favorite comic ...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Fri 2/22/19 at 7pm-10pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Audition Workshop with Kevin McManus
Auditioning for casting directors can be intimidating. Be as prepared as you can be. Come work-out your monologues with an experienced theater veteran. Event Dates: Saturday, Feb 2. Saturday, Feb 9. Saturday, Feb 16. Saturday, Feb 23. *$140 cover...
The Olympia Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 12pm-2pm
Special Event: Community Event
Books, Brownies & Beans: Used Book Sale 2019
Books, Brownies and Beans is a book lovers paradise. It is one of the largest one-day used book sales in the South Sound. Thousands of used books will be for sale -- Pulitzer Prize winners to children’s books, DVDs, games. Enjoy yummy brownies, live music,...
Olympia Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 9am-4pm
Dance: Tap/Jazz
Contra Dancing
Come alone or bring a friend and enjoy contra dancing with the friendliest dancers in Olympia! All dances taught. Easy to learn. Hard not to enjoy!
South Bay Grange
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 7pm-10:30pm
Sat 3/2/19 at 7pm-10:30pm
Sat 3/9/19 at 7pm-10:30pm
Sat 3/23/19 at 7pm-10:30pm
Sat 4/6/19 at 7pm-10:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
From Watersheds to Whitecaps
When you walk in the woods or on the beach, there’s an abundance of interesting creatures and habitats. Yet the most fascinating things are nearly invisible – the relationships. At 2 pm, John F. Williams with Still Hope Productions Inc. highlights some of ...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 2pm-3pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
Grass Lake Nature Park Volunteer Work Party - 14th Ave. Entrance
Last planting party! We are ending the planting season by planting native vegetation and live stakes in the northwest part of the park. We will meet at the pedestrian entrance, 3133 14th Ave NW. Park along the shoulder near the entrance.
Grass Lake Nature Park - 14th Ave Entrance
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 10am-1pm
Art: Museum
Meet Costumed Characters: Batman & Wonder Woman
Meet Batman and Wonder Woman and get your photo taken.
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 1pm-3pm
Special Event: Religious
Self-Control: A Meditation Workshop
Would you like to have more self-control? This workshop will help you accomplish your goal of self-control! Before attending this workshop, we have an interesting point of consideration – who is in control when you lack self-control? We will be looking ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 10am-1pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
South Sound Parent to Parent: Champions of Courage Annual Fundraiser
South Sound Parent to Parent (SSP2P) is the connection for families caring for loved ones with special needs in Thurston, Mason and Grays Harbor counties. SSP2P pledges’ all families caring for someone with special needs will receive the support and resour...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 6:30pm-9:30pm
Dance: Modern
Studio West Dance Theatre Presents The 11th Annual Dance to Make a Difference
Studio West Dance Theatre hosts the 11th annual Dance to Make a Difference charity gala. This year, all net proceeds will be donated to Homes First and Family Support Center of South Sound (FSCSS). Both 501(c)3 non-profit organizations provide support for ...
South Puget Sound Community College – Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts
Olympia, WA

Sat 2/23/19 at 6pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Actions in Support of Indigenous Peoples
Olympia Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Olympia, WA

Sun 2/24/19 at 1pm-4pm
Music: Classical, Orchestral
Olympia Chamber Orchestra Concert
The Olympia Chamber Orchestra (OCO) honors Lillia Allen and Chloe Song, winners, Olympia Music Teachers Association) annual piano competition. Nickolas Carlson, OCO conductor says he “is very excited about working with these amazing musicians." Olympia Cha...
St. John's Episcopal Church
Olympia, WA

Sun 2/24/19 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
    

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