|Sunday, October 26, 2014
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Eagles E-mart Thrift Shop:
The Olympia Eagles E-mart thrift store is a not-for-profit store run entirely by volunteers in support of local and national charities. They have a great selection of clothing, household items, furniture, electronics, audio/video, toys and games and much more. Check out their weekly Special Sales!
They are located in the basement of the Olympia Eagles building at the corner of 4th and Plum in Olympia. Entrance is on the Plum Street side of the building with lots of free parking in the Eagles Parking Lot
Hours are 11am to 5pm Thursday through Sunday.
E- mart Thrift Shop, Olympia Eagles basement, 805 4th Ave. E., Olympia, WA 98501
GET TICKETS NOW! "Red Herring" at Olympia Little Theater:
See Michael Hollinger's comic thriller "Red Herring" and try to guess who is really a communist spy! It's three love stories colliding at once in a wild show about the H-bomb, marriage, murder, Senator Joe McCarthy's daughter and other explosive issues. Friday-Saturday, October 24th-25th; Thursday-Sunday, October 30th-November 2nd, Thursday-Sunday, November 6th-9th. Call 360-786-9484 for more information or see www.olympialittletheatre.org
Oct. 24-Nov. 9. Thu.-Sat. 7:55pm, Sunday 1:55pm
Olympia Little Theatre, 1925 Miller Ave NE, Olympia
Volunteers Needed for Family Support Center's Homeless Shelter:
The Family Support Center is looking for compassionate and energetic volunteers to help at Pear Blossom Place, their 24-hour family shelter in Olympia. They have a wide variety of shifts and needs to fill, including evenings and weekends. Training provided and children are welcome to volunteer alongside their parents. Their needs are expected to grow as the colder months approach; join their amazing team now! For more information, contact Katherine at email@example.com or 360-628-7343 ext 1
Volunteers needed now!
360-628-7343 ext 1 www.fscss.org
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
BUY TICKETS NOW! Browtober for SafePlace Olympia:
Throughout the month Artisans Group says NO to eyebrow grooming to recognize and fund raise for SafePlace, Olympia's domestic violence and sexual assault shelter. Saturday, November 1st they are hosting a end of Browtober Party where all donations go directly to SafePlace. The event will have a silent auction, raffles, wine, food, and brow waxing. This is a 21 and older event.
The event costs $10 ahead of time or $15 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/browtober-2014-tickets-13424197135?aff=eac2
Saturday, November 1st noon to 3pm
Uncork and Unwind, 324 Custer Way SW, Tumwater 98501
SIGN UP TODAY! Medical Vouchers for Pets:
Do you need to have your pet seen by a veterinarian but can't afford the cost of a visit? Concern for Animals gives financial assistance to qualified pet owners living in Thurston, Mason, and Lewis counties. Call Concern for Animals today to sign up! (360) 456-8176
(360) 489-1478 concernforanimals.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
GET TICKETS NOW! YWCA Women of Achievement Gala:
Meet the 2014 Women of Achievement and celebrate 20 years of celebrating women lighting the way in our community on this special night! Five women will be honored, in addition to a Young Woman of Achievement and more. Helping as a best table host, donating an auction item or joining as a sponsor is a great way to connect with friends and support the YWCA. Thursday, November 6th, 5:30-9pm. Tickets $80 - RSVP by October 30th at 360-352-0593.
Thursday, November 6th, 5:30-9pm
Red Lion Hotel Forest Ballroom, 2300 Evergreen Park Dr., Olympia
Chase Garden Open for Tours:
Chase Garden is open for tours every Wednesday-Sunday from April-October 10am-3pm. Admission is $5. April: Native woodland wildflowers. May: colorful groundcover meadow and rhododendrons. Enjoy the panoramic view of Mt. Rainier. There are also plants for sale!
Wednesday-Sunday 10am-3pm through October 31st
Chase Garden, 16015-264th St E, Orting, WA 98360
360-893-6739/ firstname.lastname@example.org www.chasegarden.org
South Sound Estuarium:
Enjoy weekends at South Sound Estuarium, the marine life discovery center. See saltwater creatures in three aquariums, explore the marine exhibits, and look under the microscope to view the building blocks of marine life. Saturdays-Sundays, year round, 11am-4pm. Admission/donation requested.
open year round Saturdays-Sundays, 11am-4pm
South South Estuarium, 309 State Ave. NE, Olympia, WA 98501
360 754-7371 sseacenter.org
FREE! Build A Bike:
Have an old bike that you need to get rid of? Have a bike that you want to fix up or find parts for? Build A Bike is a community resource for all things bike related! They have workstations, tools, bikes, and bike parts for all to use. They also accept donations of bikes and bike parts. So whether you're looking to build a bike, fix a bike, or get rid of one, Build A Bike is here to help! Sundays noon-4pm
Next to to Pitstop Market on 18th (near Boulevard Rd), Olympia
"Get to Know Rainbow" for Girls:
Olympia #16 Rainbow Girls, a Masonic Youth Organization, will hold a "Get to Know Rainbow" event! Contact the organization If you know an awesome young lady (ages 8-20) for details; Rainbow helps girls develop strong self-esteem, public speaking & community service skills. Sunday, October 26th, 2-4pm.
521 North St. SE, Tumwater
FREE! Tumwater United Methodist Trunk or Treat:
Join others in an exciting afternoon of trick or treating, face painting, refreshments and more in a benefit for the Thurston County Food Bank! Rain or shine - please bring a can of food to donate. Sunday, October 26th, 2-4pm. Tumwater United Methodist Church, 1401 Lake Park Drive SW (between Trosper Rd. and Linwood Ave.). Free!
Sunday, October 26th, 2-4pm
Tumwater United Methodist Church, 1401 Lake Park Drive SW, Tumwater
360-786-1416 or Tumwaterumc@comcast.net Tumwaterumc.org
GET TICKETS NOW! Theatre of Lost Souls Haunted House:
Is Sir Archibald's secret "in the water"? Find out the truth at the family-friendly "Theatre of Lost Souls" haunted house! Sir Archibald ran a successful freakshow carnival in the 1880s, and the scary legacy continues! Sunday-Thursday & Friday-Saturday October 23rd-26th & 29th-31st (Friday-Saturday 6:30-9:30pm, Sunday-Thursday, 6:30-8:30). Ticket sales at the door; call 253-851-7529. Tickets are $6 (ages 10 and under), $10 (ages 11 and up). One dollar off kid friendly night, Oct. 29th.
October 23rd-26th & 29th-31st
Paradise Theatre, 9911 Burnham Dr. NW, Gig Harbor