|Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Coat Drive at Tumwater Auto Spa:
Donate any new or gently used clean coat to the Little Red Schoolhouse and get $2 off a car wash of your choice! Needy youth in Thurston Country will benefit from your gift - last year, over 3,000 students received coats and school supplies from the organization. Friday, November 14th to Sunday, December 14th. See the website for details: www.redschool.org.
Friday, November 14th to Friday, December 14th
Tumwater Auto Spa, 6040 Capital Blvd,, Tumwater
FREE! Community Holiday Dinner:
Barb O'Neill's Family and Friends is presenting a free holiday dinner Wednesday, November 26 from noon to 5pm! There will be traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings served as well as food baskets, food deliveries, clothing and warm coats available. Select resource agencies will be on site to provide additional information and resources. This event is open to the public so please bring your family and friends! FREE!
Wednesday, November 26th noon to 5pm
United Churches, 1101 Washington St., Olympia
Get a Heat Pump, Receive an State Ecology Grant:
Get a heat pump or clean burning natural gas appliance and qualify for funding through the Washington Department of Ecology! Thurston County residents can replace pre-1995 certified wood stoves and more and receive from $1,200 to $1,800 toward purchase. Funds are available first-come, first-served. Through Wednesday, December 17th (or sooner, if funds are expended). Call the Olympia Region Clean Air Agency (ORCAA) at 360-539-7610 or visit www.ORCCA.org for more information.
Through Wednesday, December 17th
Lewis County "Shop With a Cop" Program:
Lewis County residents are encouraged to nominate children they feel would benefit from the "Shop With a Cop" program. On December 18th, deputies will take children Christmas shopping, many of whom are in need of a positive relationship with law enforcement as well as financial assistance. Applications available from the website; deadline is Friday, November 28th. See the United Way website for an application: www.lewiscountyuw.com. Call 360-748-8100 for more information.
Application deadline: Friday, November 28th
Lewis County United Way
FREE 24-HOUR HELP! Crisis Clinic and Youth Help Line
Help is a phone call away! Volunteers are available around the clock for confidential and anonymous support and for information and referral. Call the Crisis Clinic of Thurston and Mason Counties or the Youth Help Line! Crisis Clinic 360-586-2800; Youth Help Line 360-586-2777. www.crisis-clinic.org
Crisis Clinic 360-586-2800, Youth Help Line 360-586-2777 www.crisis-clinic.org
PSE Recycling Donation Program to Benefit Food Lifeline:
Help feed hungry Northwest families by donating your old fridge or freezer for a $25 rebate. Decide to donate that rebate and Puget Sound Energy will match your contribution to raise $50 for Food Lifeline. Your appliance donation can provide 200 meals for those less fortunate! Offer ends Monday, December 15th. Puget Sound Energy, 2711 Pacific Ave. SE, Olympia. Call 1-877-309-4754 to schedule an appliance pickup or visit www.pse.com/recycle.
Offer ends December 15th
Puget Sound Energy, 2711 Pacific Ave. SE, Olympia
REGISTER NOW! 5K Reindeer Run & 1-Mile Candy Cane Run:
Register online for the certified 5K "Reindeer Run" and a 1-Mile Candy Cane Run! Awards and refreshments after the race - there's also a costume contest, all at the Hands On Children's Museum. Sunday, December 7th, 9am (registration at 7:30am). Register online at www.crimebusters.org or www.active.com. In-store registration at South Sound Running, 3405 Capitol Blvd., Olympia. For more information, call 360-701-4519.
Sunday, December 7th, 9am (registration at 7:30am)
Hands On Children's Museum, 414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia
360-701-4519 www.crimebusters.org www.active.com
Office Volunteer Needed:
Kokua, a local non-profit dedicated to supporting, encouraging and empowering individuals with disabilities to lead full and meaningful lives, seeks a part-time office assistant for several hours a week. Hours are extremely flexible. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, pass a state background check and a thorough screening and training process. Contact Kokua at 705-4665, extension 102.
Call weekdays 8am-5pm for details
Kokua Services, 1226 Carpenter Rd. SE, Lacey
705-4665 X 102 www.kokuaservices.com www.facebook.com/kokuaservices
REGISTER NOW! DivorceCare:
Unless you've been there it is hard to understand the hurt that comes from separation or divorce. DivorceCare groups are led by people who have been through it and successfully rebuilt their lives. They will show you how to deal with the hurt and anger caused by separation or divorce. Register now!
Thursdays through December 11, 2014 (no class on Thanksgiving). DC meets weekly on Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30pm. You are welcome to begin at any time as each week is self-contained and you can pick up missed classes the next session. Cost $20 for your workbook. There is no additional fee. Childcare is provided at no cost for those who register their children.
Thursdays through December 11 except Thanksgiving 6:30pm
Calvary Chapel, 919 Division Street NW, Olympia 98502
360-359-5607 (cell) http://calvarychapelolympia.com/divorce-care-group/ http://www.divorcecare.org/groups/46256