|Sunday, July 05, 2015
Sunday, July 05, 2015
"Meet the Beach" All Summer Long:
"Meet the Beach" all summer long with South Sound Estuary Association beach naturalists! It's an exciting learning experience with experts in their field, held at five different parks: Tolmie, Priest Point, Frye Cove, West Bay and Burfoot. Rubber boots recommended. Friday, June 5th-Sunday, August 30th.
Call 360-704-7544 or visit www.sseacenter.org
for more details.
Friday-Sunday, June 5th-August 30th
Tolmie, Priest Point, Frye Cove, West Bay and Burfoot Parks
"Crafts of the Past" at Fort Nisqually:
Visiting artisans giving demonstrations this month include weavers and spinners, bead makers and bead workers - plus a broom maker! These artists are part of the popular "Crafts of the Past" program, which features modern practitioners of 19th century artistic traditions who share the methods and materials of their work. Saturday-Sunday through September 27th. The schedule includes weaving with Karen Haas (July 4th-5th), Sheep to Shawl - spinning and more with Heather Kibbey, Mickey Pederson, Elaine & Randy Thompson (July 11th-12th), Broommaking - John Simurdak (July 18th-19th), Beadmaking and Beadworking: Graced in Grass with Carla Bruno, Darcie Pacholl & Alex Fennell (July 25th-26th). Call 253-591-5339 or see www.tacomaparks.com for details.
Saturday-Sunday, July 4th-September 27th
Ft. Nisqually Living History Museum, Pt. Defiance Park, Tacoma
REGISTER NOW! 4-H Summer for Kids Program:
Register the kids for the Thurston County 4-H summer event! It's four days of action-packed days - projects that are hands-on, educational and fun for youth ages 8-12. Choose between half day to full day programs, but register by Wednesday, July 8th. Monday-Thursday, July 13th-16th. Morning or afternoon sessions are $60, or full day sessions at $120. Contact the 4-H office at email@example.com or call 360-867-2153.
Monday-Thursday, July 13th-16th
Thurston County Fairgrounds, 3054 Carpenter Rd. SE, Lacey
360-867-2153, firstname.lastname@example.org www.ext100.wsu.edu/thurston/youth
REGISTER NOW! Clay Classes by Mike Lalone:
Mike Lalone of John C. Campbell Folk School will be conducting two classes in July! The first is "The Portrait In Clay" and the second is "The Figure In Clay" - register now! Tuesday-Friday, July 14th-17th (6 to 8:30pm) & Tuesday-Friday, July 21st-24th. Registration for "The Portrait In Clay" ends July 6th and "The Figure In Clay" registration ends July 13th. Class registration and additional information is available on the Arbutus website: http://www.arbutusfolkschool.org/
Tuesday-Friday, July 14th-17th & July 21st-24th (6-8:30pm)
Arbutus Folk School, 610 4th Ave. E, Olympia
Tenino Quarry Swimming Pool:
The Tenino Memorial Swimming Pool is open throughout the summer! Families and individuals, whether inside or outside of Tenino School District, are invited to enjoy summer afternoons in the pool, weather permitting. Family passes available. Wednesday-Sunday, July 5th-September 6th, 12-7pm. Cost is $2 per day/per person ($4 for those outside of the district), $100 family pass (2 adults & 3 children--$175 for families outside of the district). Call 360-264-2368 for more information.
Wednesday-Sunday, July 5th-September 6th, 12-7pm
Tenino Stone Company Quarry, Tenino