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Special Event: Children, For the Family
Nature Play at Hands On
Explore the natural world! Join us Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays in January from 1-4 p.m. for Nature Play activities including Speed-Up Spring: Forced Bulbs, Meet a Decomposer, Remembrance Tree, Potato Power and Animal Outfits.
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 1pm-4pm
Music: Folk, Jazz
Baby Gramps
The Van Gogh of Americana Music Baby Gramps mixes the myth-making mystique of a traveling troubadour of the past with an incredible array of musical influences ranging from the blues, folk, country, jazz, ragtime, sea shanties and other sounds from around ...
Traditions Fair Trade Cafe
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Birding 101
Birding 101, a beginner birding class, will be offered for 5 consecutive Saturdays 9-11am from January 13th to February 10th, 2018 at the Visitor Center at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. Scott Mills, a retired Biology professor and professional ornith...
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 9am-11am
Sat 1/27/18 at 9am-11am
Sat 2/3/18 at 9am-11am
Sat 2/10/18 at 9am-11am
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Craft Show, Education, Fair/Festival, Seminar
Cosmic Awareness Fair
Join us for the Cosmic Awareness Wellness & Intuitive Fair. Experience & learn about healing your body, mind & spirit. Explore ways to relax, balance & energize with our professional alternative practitioners and vendors. Schedule sessions and gain insight...
Washington Land Yacht Harbor RV Park & Event Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
GENEALOGY CAFE
Meet with Olympia Genealogical Society experts for personal help with your family history research
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 2/15/18 at 1pm-3pm
Sat 2/17/18 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 3/15/18 at 1pm-3pm
Sat 3/17/18 at 1pm-3pm
Theater: Drama
I Am My Own Wife
Harlequin Productions Presents I Am My Own Wife Harlequin Productions presents the Pulitzer Prize winning drama, I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright, which runs from January 18 - February 10, 2018, at the State Theater in Downtown Olympia. Tickets to this h...
State Theater
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 8pm-10pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 8pm-10pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 8pm-10pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 8pm-10pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 8pm-10pm
Theater: Drama
I Am My Own Wife
Harlequin Productions Presents I Am My Own Wife Harlequin Productions presents the Pulitzer Prize winning drama, I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright, which runs from January 18 - February 10, 2018, at the State Theater in Downtown Olympia. Tickets to this h...
State Theater
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 8pm-10pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 8pm-10pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 8pm-10pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 8pm-10pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 8pm-10pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
LBA Park--LBA Woods Volunteer Work Party
If you have not walked the wonder that is LBA Woods yet, now is the time! Join Stewardship staff and park stewards as we work on restoring the native habitat by removing Himalayan blackberry, Scotch broom, and other invasive plants. LBA Park is located at ...
LBA Park (Little Baseball Association Park)
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-1pm
Special Event: For the Family
Myths of the Pacific Northwest
Is Bigfoot out there roaming the forests? Come hear about local legends like the Pacific Tree Octopus, Sasquatch, and many more! This mythical presentation starts at 2 pm. Related crafts and activities all day.
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Education, Meeting
Olympia Historical Society Annual Meeting
The Olympia Historical Society and Bigelow House Museum will hold its Annual Meeting Saturday, January 20, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., at The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia. The program is cosponsored by the City of Olympia and the Olympia H...
The Olympia Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 1pm-3pm
Special Event: Green/Environmental, Class/Workshop, Gardening, For the Family
Discover Winter's Hidden Gems with Winter Twig ID Class
Add a new dimension to your winter outings when you join local plant experts to discover the subtle beauty and learn the secrets to identifying 25 local shrubs and trees without their leaves. Winter Twig Identification is a 2.5-hour field class held at a W...
McLane Creek Nature Trail
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 10am till 12:30pm, 1pm till 3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Eckankar Light & Sound Service
Eckankar reading, singing of HU and spiritual discussion open to all.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 2/18/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 3/18/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 4/15/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
HU chant
Singing the HU song for 20 minutes. HU is a love song to God.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 2/18/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 3/18/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 4/15/18 at 9am-9:20am
Special Event: Education, Class/Workshop, Religious, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Community Event
Prayers for World Peace
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations, 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 ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/4/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/11/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 2/18/18 at 10am-11:15am
Special Event: Children
Self-Guided Kazoos at Hands On
Join us for a week of self-guided kazoo making in honor of National Kazoo Day (Jan. 28)! Free with museum membership or admission. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Jan. 21-28, 2018.
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 11am-3pm
Special Event: Film
Silent Movie Series: Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill Jr.
Our annual Silent Movie Series is curated by our own house organist Dennis James. Each movie event is presented with live musical accompaniment on our historic Mighty Andy Crow Wurlitzer Organ—a treasure restored from 1924. Featuring some of Keaton’s most...
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 2pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Poetry Reading: Christina Butcher & Joanne Clarkson
We are excited to host two accomplished local poets, Christina Butcher & Joanne M. Clarkson, for a reading at Browsers on Monday, January 22 at 6:30 PM. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Christina Butcher is a freelance writer, podcaster...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/22/18 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Volunteer Event
YWCA Mission Advocate Volunteer Orientation
YWCA Announces a NEW way to volunteer! YWCA Olympia has developed two ways to engage with the agency as a volunteer. Want to learn more? Already a volunteer, but need a refresher? Interested in our new volunteer structure? Which programs need your help?...
YWCA Olympia
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/22/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Green/Environmental, Education, Nature
Eye on Nature Fundraiser
Every year, hundreds of young students come to the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge for a program called Eye on Nature. Partner organizations give students an introduction to natural history and ethnobotany, then students learn more about...
Fish Tale Brewpub
Olympia, WA

Tue 1/23/18 at 5pm-9pm
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 an ongoing class.
Buddangkura Thai Temple
Olympia, WA

Tue 1/23/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 1/30/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 2/6/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 2/13/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 2/20/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
    

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