In observance of Juneteenth we will be closed on Wednesday, June 19. We'll reopen on Thursday, June 20.

Tâlícn Townhomes Ground Breaking Ceremony

South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity invites the community to join in celebrating the groundbreaking of their newest development, Tâlícn (pronunciation: Ta-Lee-Chin), Saturday, March 25 at 9:00 AM. When complete, Tâlícn will feature 28 townhomes built to the evergreen sustainable development standard which safeguards health and safety, increase durability, promote sustainable living, preserve the environment…

Seeds of Hope Lunch - FESS

Join Family Education & Support Services for an hour filled with stories of hope, laughter and maybe a few tears, as we celebrate triumphs and great work being done in our communities. Enjoy delicious locally-made soups and bread and support our community.

Distinguished Leader Awards

The 21st annual Distinguished Leaders Awards celebration will take place on Tuesday, March 7th, at the Olympia Hotel at Capitol Lake. The evening begins with a reception at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner and the program at 6:30 p.m. For further information, please call Alisha Blain-Warner at 360.357.8515 or email

Ray On My Mind, A Tribute to Ray Charles

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts presents: Ray On My Mind, A Tribute to Ray Charles This concert/theater work brings the music and the story of the great Ray Charles to vivid life! Portraying Ray, master pianist/vocalist, Kenny Brawner leads his 11 piece orchestra and three sultry vocalists (a la the Raelettees), performing this…

Math for Life

Math for Life’s goal is to promote real-life math skills through a program that connects the business community and education. Go on a scavenger hunt to local businesses in our region and find out how they use math! How to Participate: Students in K-12 are eligible to participate. Receive a Math for Life Map at…

Los Lobos with Gaby Moreno

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts presents: Los Lobos with Gaby Moreno Grammy-winning Los Lobos returns with special Guest Gaby Moreno! Over the last five decades, the East L.A.-bred band has made an indelible mark on music history by exploring an enormous diversity of genres—rock-and-roll and R&B, surf music and soul, mariachi and música…

Barbara Whitlow Retirement Celebration

Join us for an Open House as we celebrate Barbara’s well-deserved retirement at our Downtown Olympia branch. We look forward to celebrating her remarkable career with you! This open-house-style event will feature an espresso cart from Ember Goods, along with treats from local purveyors. We encourage you to swing by and wish Barbara all the…

First-Time Homebuyer Class

If you’re a first-time homebuyer, you probably have many questions about how the home-buying process works. We’re offering this class to help you feel prepared as you start your home-buying journey. Complimentary refreshments will be provided. Topics covered include: Budgeting & Money Management Importance of Credit Home-Buying Process & Timeline Current Housing Market

Yelm Dollars for Scholars

Yelm Dollars for Scholars hosts their 28th Annual Auction on Saturday, March 11. Proceeds directly support Yelm High School graduates pursuing further education and training in the form of scholarships.

Olympia Symphony Orchestra Concert

Olympia Symphony Orchestra – Breaking the Glass The second in a series of “love letters to the community,” Music Director Alexandra Arrieche presents a program that breaks barriers that we have constructed within our world and amongst ourselves, and imagines a future of unity, belonging, and understanding.