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|WIN NBC'S THE SING-OFF LIVE TICKETS! Mixx 96.1 is giving away tickets to see the live tour of the best a cappella groups from NBC's The Sing-Off at the Moore Theatre in Seattle April 6. Listen to "TriBond" March 23-27 at 7:40am and call 360-943-9696 if you have the answer! Or you can buy tickets here: www.stgpresents.org/tickets/eventdetail/1802/-/-|
FREE FUN FOR KIDS! The free O Bee Credit Union Egg Dash will be held at Dream Team Park on Marvin Road in Lacey Saturday, April 4 at 11am sharp! You bring the baskets ... Mixx 96.1 and O Bee Credit Union will supply prizes and candy-filled eggs for kids 2 to 10, including grand prize bikes and helmets for all four age groups (2-3 & other children needing assistance, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10).
|EAT, DRINK, AND BE MERRY! Don't miss the Capital Food & Wine Festival at St. Martin's University Marcus Pavilion, 5300 Pacific Ave., in Lacey Saturday, March 28 noon-9pm. There will be 40+ Washington wineries serving 140+ types of wine, 40+ beers on tap, 20+ restaurants, a premium wine cellar, live acoustic background music, and O'Blarney's Sports Bar with a big-screen TV! Proceeds benefit St. Martin's Alumni Association.|
|FREE PARENTING TOOLS! Parents and caregivers will learn about “Positive Behavior Intervention & Support” at a free Parenting Tools training, including the strategies to use when faced with bad behavior. Find out why kids act out and how to respond without reinforcing their behavior. Positive & Effective Responses to Children’s Challenging Behaviors is Tuesday, March 31 at 6:30 at SPSCC’s Minnaert Center in Olympia.
|FIGHT CANCER! Join your community's American Cancer Society Relay For Life. Taking part in Relay is fun, fulfilling, and vitally important in the fight against cancer. There are Relays scheduled all over the South Sound, starting with the Lewis County Relay May 15! Click here for links to area Relays and get involved now!|
|STEP UP TO SUPPORT YOUR YMCA! Do good for your body – and have fun doing it - while helping kids reach their potential through the YMCA! Register today for the YMCA’s Spring Run – a chip-timed certified 10K, a two-mile neighborhood run or walk, and a non-competitive ½ mile kids’ run Saturday, May 2 from the Capitol! All proceeds benefit YMCA youth development programs. Register at the Downtown Olympia or Briggs Y or online, www.southsoundymca.org! 360-357-6609|
|THURSTON COUNTY CHAMBER MIXXER! FREE! Mantis Graphix,7920 Center St. SW #C, Tumwater, is the location of the next Morning Mixxer Tuesday, April 7 7:30-8:30am. The monthly Morning Mixxer networking event is a low-key way for area professionals to meet in a fun, casual atmosphere. Sponsored by Anchor Bank & Mixx 96.1.|
|DICK PUST ON MIXX 96.1! Dick Pust, who has covered Olympia on local radio since he was a teenager, has two shows on Mixx 96.1 - Saturday Morning Conversation airs Saturdays at 8am while It's Your Community is Sunday mornings at 9!|
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NOW EASIER FOR LESS BRAIN STRAIN! Play Color Graphics' Brainstretcher, the exercise game for your brain, every weekday morning at 8:40am on Mixx 96.1 and later on our Facebook page, facebook.com/mixx96.1. Guess the right answer and you will win a prize bag, including a t-shirt as well as other goodies like movie passes and DVDs, and be entered in the monthly drawing for an Under Armour duffel and $50 worth of Under Armour apparel from Color Graphics Screen Printing. See full details on the Mixx 96.1 contest page!
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