|Monday, September 15, 2014
Monday, September 15, 2014
FREE! 40 Things to Do with a Poem:
40 things to do with a Poem is a workshop sponsored by Olympia Poetry Network. Poet Joanne Clarkson will lead the workshop that includes how to get the poetry from poet to audience and writing exercises. The event takes place Monday, September 15th from 6:30-8pm. Free. For more information call 360-701-2030
Monday, September 15th 6:30-8pm
Olympia Timberland Library, 313 8th Ave. SE, Olympia
GET TICKETS NOW! Washington State Fair 2014:
This year's Washington State Fair features more activities and fun than ever! Thrill to the 360 Degree Tour, free stage entertainment, races, exhibits, fireworks every Friday and of course, food galore. Eliminate transportation costs via Pierce Transit and get tickets in advance at great savings. Friday, September 5th-Sunday, September 21st
Friday, September 5th-Sunday, September 21st
Washington State Fair Events Center, 110th 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup
FREE! REGISTER NOW! Free Customized Job Skills Training:
Looking for a job? Need to go to work? The Intercity Transit Village Vans Program provides free job search coaching, skill-building instruction, and current work experience with a well-known organization. Advance your professional development, become the chosen applicant every employer wants. Enrollment is ongoing and flexible. Call 360-705-5831 for details and eligibility criteria.
Monday-Friday (see website for times)
Intercity Transit, 526 Pattison St. SE, Olympia
Olympia I-5 Traffic Advisory:
The State DOT is asking drivers to avoid driving on I-5 in Olympia over the weekends of September 12th-14th & September 19th-21st. A critical bridge expansion project could bring major traffic backups on northbound & sounthbound I-5 and nearby US 101. For details, see www.bit.ly/i5OlyWork. Allow yourself additional time.
Weekends of September 12-14th, 19th-21st
I-5 near Capitol Lake, Olympia
FREE! Free & Confidential Services for Victims of Crime:
If you or someone you know has been a victim of crime the Crime Victims Advocacy Network wants to help you. Victim Advocates provide crime victims with support, referrals, and advocacy in a compassionate, proactive, and empowering manner. CVAN offers information and referrals for victims of identity theft, assault, robbery, vehicular assault, survivors of homicide, residential burglary, theft, DUI injuries, hate crimes, and vulnerable-adult abuse. All services are free and confidential. Call CVAN toll-free 24 hours a day or see their website. Thurston County Courthouse, 2000 Lakeridge Dr SW, Olympia, Bldg. 2 Rm 258. CVAN Toll-Free 1-866-711-2826
Serving Thurston, Mason, Grays Harbor, Lewis, and Pacific counties.
CVAN Toll-Free 1-866-711-2826
FREE! Thurston Energy Rebate Information:
Learn more about what kinds of upgrades qualify for energy rebates in "Cold Cash for Home Performance." It's an open house and information session about weatherizing upgrades when installing attic, wall and floor insulation - it's free and open to the public. Monday, September 15th, 6:30-8:30pm (open house). Presentation at 7pm.
Monday, September 15th, 6:30-8:30pm
Olympia City Council Chambers, 601 4th Ave E, Olympia
360-753-8031, firstname.lastname@example.org www.ci.olympia.wa.us