Campus Food Bank
Jun
27
4:00 pm16:00

Campus Food Bank

  • The Evergreen State College

Every Tuesday. A satellite of the Thurston County Food Bank, making non-perishable food available to Thurston County residents. Sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs and the Campus Food Coalition. Seminar II, Room E2123. 

Hatha Yoga w/ Heather Morrow
Jun
28
5:30 pm17:30

Hatha Yoga w/ Heather Morrow

  • Flourish

Every Wednesday. This class is a Basic Hatha Flow that for those without severe physical limitations. It does require a little extra strength and the ability to move quickly between poses. Perfect for those confident in their basic yoga skills, but beginners are welcome.

Hatha Yoga w/ Heather Morrow
Jun
28
5:30 pm17:30

Hatha Yoga w/ Heather Morrow

  • Flourish

Every Wednesday. This class is a Basic Hatha Flow that for those without severe physical limitations. It does require a little extra strength and the ability to move quickly between poses. Perfect for those confident in their basic yoga skills, but beginners are welcome.

Wednesday Open Mic Night
Jun
28
9:00 pm21:00

Wednesday Open Mic Night

  • Rhythm & Rye

Musicians can come on down & work out your tunes. Fans can come on down & check out everything new in the Oly music scene. Raindance Festival interviews will also be recorded.

P.O.W.E.R. Volunteer Meeting
Jun
29
11:00 am11:00

P.O.W.E.R. Volunteer Meeting

  • P.O.W.E.R Office

Every Thursday. For those interested in becoming involved with Parents Organizing for Welfare and Economic Rights, or P.O.W.E.R. -- an organization of low-income parents & allies advocating for a strong social safety net. **Children are welcome. More information by phone at (360) 352-9716, or online at mamapower.org

Lunchtime Meditation
Jun
29
12:00 pm12:00

Lunchtime Meditation

  • Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center

Monday through Friday. A stress-reducing class to develop a peaceful mind. 12-1pm at 211 Legion Way SW, Olympia. More information available online at: meditateinolympia.org.

Olympia's People's Mic
Jun
29
6:00 pm18:00

Olympia's People's Mic

  • Ben Moore's Restaurant & Bar

Oly’s only weekly poetry show. Poetry open-mic and featured poet every Thursday. This week’s featured poet is Taylor Bereiter, a queer trans femme poet. Poetry Slams on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month. More info at oldgrowthpoetrycollective.org. All ages.Slams on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. For more info visit www.oldgrowthpoetrycollective.org

Olympia People's Mic
Jun
29
6:00 pm18:00

Olympia People's Mic

  • Ben Moore's Restaurant & Bar

Every Thursday. Oly’s only weekly poetry show. Poetry open-mic and featured poet every Thursday. Poetry Slams on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month. More info at oldgrowthpoetrycollective.org

OlyDance Weekly Dance Party
Jun
29
9:00 pm21:00

OlyDance Weekly Dance Party

  • Ben Moore's Restaurant

Every Thursday with lessons and guest DJs playing Blues, tango, swing, and more! 9 pm - 12 am at Ben Moore’s Restaurant, 112 4th Ave W, Olympia. All ages until 11 pm. 18+ from 11 pm onwards. **No experience or partners necessary. More information online at facebook.com/OlyBlues

OlyDance Weekly Dance Party
Jun
29
9:00 pm21:00

OlyDance Weekly Dance Party

  • Ben Moore's Restaurant & Bar

OlyDance Weekly Dance Party: (every Thursday), with lessons and guest DJs playing Blues, Tango, Swing, and more! All ages until 11pm. 18+ 11pm onward. **No experience or partners necessary. More information online at: https://www.facebook.com/OlyBlues/

Dance Oly Dance
Jul
7
8:00 pm20:00

Dance Oly Dance

  • Thurston Community Television

1st Fridays. Olympia’s longest running public access TV dance party! Featuring local DJ’s and a Green Screen! 8 pm at TCTV, 440 Yauger Way SW, Suite C, Olympia. **Open to the community!


Humans vs Zombies (every Saturday)
Jun
24
Jun 25

Humans vs Zombies (every Saturday)

  • Sem II Plaza at The Evergreen State College

Live action Humans vs Zombies every Saturday night at Evergreen. Loaner Nerf guns available.

Wednesday Open Mic Night
Jun
21
9:00 pm21:00

Wednesday Open Mic Night

  • Rhythm and Rye

Musicians can come on down & work out your tunes. Fans can come on down & check out everything new in the Oly music scene. Raindance Festival interviews will also be recorded.

Thurston Chamber Young Professionals Network
Jun
1
5:30 pm17:30

Thurston Chamber Young Professionals Network

  • Olympia Hilton Garden Inn

1st Thursdays. Meetings are usually the first Thursday of every month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at various locations in Thurston County. This month’s location is the Olympia Hilton Garden Inn, 2101 Henderson Park Ln SE, Olympia. Our mission is to develop young professionals through developing professional networks, building professional skills, and promoting engagement around the community.

New Attitudes (every Sunday)
May
28
6:30 pm18:30

New Attitudes (every Sunday)

  • United Methodist Church

An open meeting for anyone interested in learning about Al-Anon Family Groups, and for those affected by someone else’s drinking. 6:30pm at United Methodist Church, 408 2nd St. SE, Yelm. More information online at: wa-al-anon.org

Hope House (every Sunday)
May
28
6:00 pm18:00

Hope House (every Sunday)

  • Hope House 1st Presbyterian Church

An open meeting for anyone interested in learning about Al-Anon Family Groups, and for those affected by someone else’s drinking. More information online at: wa-al-anon.org

Filipino Martial Arts w/ Itsa Shash: (2nd & 4th Sundays)
May
28
4:00 pm16:00

Filipino Martial Arts w/ Itsa Shash: (2nd & 4th Sundays)

  • Flourish in Olympia

Balintawak uses the rattan stick as the primary training tool. Deeply imbedded in pre-historic Indigenous Filipino culture, the stick is seen as an extension of the body to create skilled adaptive martial artists. Emphases are friendship, building a positive safe environment, artistic expression, and self defense. You can call (253) 313-4523 to reserve a spot!

May Makers Market
May
28
12:00 pm12:00

May Makers Market

  • Obsidian

The Obsidian Makers Market is a local craft fair in the back of Obsidian. We want to help micro businesses find an audience and get started. We have an emphasis on handmade, organic, or locally sourced products.

Goat Yoga
May
28
10:00 am10:00

Goat Yoga

  • Lost Peacock Creamery

You can come join for a 50 minute Vinyasa inspired yoga practice with baby goats. Please bring a mat/towel and water. Tickets available at events.eventzilla.net

Special Morning of Play
May
28
9:00 am09:00

Special Morning of Play

  • Hands on Children's Museum

Led by museum educators, these are special events for families of children with autism or other special needs that provide a private, less over-stimulating time to experience the museum with other families who may share the same life experience. No pre-registration required.

Season Two Announcement Party
May
27
6:00 pm18:00

Season Two Announcement Party

  • Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters

A celebration of the close of Emerald City Music's inaugural season and an unveil of next year's incredible lineup of concerts! You can come hear a live performance of classical music in the coffee shop as well!

Oly Dance Co-op Fresh Air Fundraiser
May
27
6:00 pm18:00

Oly Dance Co-op Fresh Air Fundraiser

  • Eagles Ballroom & Conference Center

The Olympia Dance Co-op is hosting a fundraiser for The Eagles Club. We will be raising funds to help restore the historic windows in the Grand Ballroom! You can come out, dance and show some love for getting fresh air in the ballroom! This is a family friendly event!

The Power of Subtle Medicine
May
27
1:00 pm13:00

The Power of Subtle Medicine

  • Radiance Herbs & Massage

You can join folk herbalist Kate Abarbanel in an interactive exploration of the magic and medicine of flower essences and stones. 

Snodgrass Volunteer Event & SafePlace Supply Drive
May
27
1:00 pm13:00

Snodgrass Volunteer Event & SafePlace Supply Drive

  • LBA Park

This will provide support for SafePlace,  service organization that provides shelter and assistance to people fleeing domestic violence and unsafe environments. You can donate twin blankets, sheets, towels, washcloths, bottled water, kids backpacks with school supplies, etc.

Team Up Car Wash Fundraiser
May
27
10:00 am10:00

Team Up Car Wash Fundraiser

  • Jiffy Lube

Family Friends and Team Up supporters are invited to come out and support a great group of young men. Featuring car washing, vacuuming, hot dogs and fun. Team Up empowers youth through basketball to build confidence, academic awareness and skill development.

FosterWalk
May
27
10:00 am10:00

FosterWalk

  • Heritage Park

Why do we walk? It is estimated that 12 million people have experienced foster care in the U.S. Many of us left care without a strong community and still experience the effects of child abuse and trauma well into adulthood. Foster Care Alumni of America empowers our peers to build a strong community and use their collective voice for change. This walk will support this community. Please arrive between 8-9am to check in.

Flourish Fridays!
May
26
5:00 pm17:00

Flourish Fridays!

  • Flourish in Olympia

Weekly open-house and salon, inviting the community to share new ideas, meet new people and view artists work!