2016 Native Plant Festival

Join us for Thurston Conservation District’s 2016 Native Plant Festival Saturday, March 5th 10am-3pm 2918 Ferguson St SW, Suite A, Tumwater, WA 98512 All Day: Purchase low cost individual or habitat packages of native plants Participate in hands-on activities for all ages with great local organizations Enjoy FREE Oysters & Geoduck Chowder tasting and FREE…

Nationally Acclaimed Rutgers Professor to Headline Evergreen’s Unsoeld Series Feb. 25

On the evening of Thursday, February 25, The Evergreen State College will welcome Deepa Kumar, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Media Studies and affiliated faculty in Middle Eastern Studies at Rutgers University.  Kumar will offer a public presentation entitled, “In Search of Monsters to Destroy,” Islamophobia, the War on Terror and US Imperialism. A well-known author…

The Evergreen State College Foundation Hosts Art of Living Gala February 20 in Tacoma

Olympia, (Wash) Elegant art, enticing experiences and engaging philanthropy will all be on offer at The Evergreen State College’s Art of Living fundraiser on Saturday, February 20. Evergreen alumni, faculty and friends will gather at the Hotel Murano to support scholarships for Evergreen students. The seventh annual Art of Living fundraising dinner and auction will…

Local Students Take Home Choral Awards

Praises are being sung for two Rochester School District (RSD) choir students by the Washington Music Educators Association (WMEA). The girls have received top honors by being selected to participate in WMEA All-State choirs. Grand Mound Elementary School’s (GMES) Jayden White will participate in the Youth Honor Chorus. She is in 5th grade and sings…

The Big Breakfast

The Big Breakfast An Annual Breakfast Benefiting Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southwest Washington Keynote Speaker: Emily McMason, a parent coach and sleep consultant in private practice. When: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. *registration begins at 7 a.m. Where: Indian Summer Golf and Country Club, Lacey. $100 Minimum Donation Requested…