National Craft & Home Decor Retailer Hobby Lobby Celebrates Grand Opening of its Olympia, Washington

Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., a privately held national retail chain of craft and home decor stores, opens in Olympia, Washington, with a ribbon cutting ceremony and official grand opening celebration on Monday, Sept. 7, at 9 a.m. The Olympia store is Hobby Lobby’s 13th location in Washington. Mike Trudnak is the store manager of the 55,000 square-foot retail…

8-week job training program for women has a few spots open!

YWCA Olympia’s Economic Empowerment Program (8-week hands-on, gender-responsive job training program for women) has a few spots open! QuickBooks, an empowerment circle, retail management, networking and much more.  These efforts equip women with career skills that position them to move beyond minimum wage employment, increasing their financial stability. We start EEP on 9/1 at 10am,…

Every Woman Counts

Join South Sound Radiology for a free women’s health event! TOGETHER WE ARE STRONGER Thursday, Sept. 24 | 6-8 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Get the latest on breast health education and 3-D mammograms, presented by Lawrence Bennett, M.D. 7 p.m. Learn how to be a healthier you, with an emphasis on nutrition, presented by Chad Aschtgen, N.D. 7:30 p.m. View…