Polar Bear Plunge 2018

Join fellow enthusiasts in this chilling ritual of bringing in the New Year!  Enjoy music — culminating with the "plunge" at 1:00 p.m.  Or stay warm and dry on shore and cheer on the swimmers!  All ages welcome.   Tuesday, January 1, 2019, 12:00 p.m. (plunge at 1:00 p.m.) Long Lake Park, 2790 Carpenter Road SE  map For Information: Lacey Parks and Recreation, (360) 491-0857 Learn more.   … [Read more...]

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Christmas Island

Christmas Island 2018 Looking for something fun to do during the holidays with your family? Visit Christmas Island this year, located at 2920 Tierney St. SW, Maytown, WA! The annual family event is free and open every evening, 5pm-9pm, until December 27th. Engage in the beautiful sights of Christmas lights and a historical display of a nativity. On Friday, Saturday & Sunday nights, stay a while and enjoy some snacks in the barn! There is a a Christmas Eve service, hosted by Maytown … [Read more...]

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Olympia Coffee Cuppings

"Cupping should be the means for quantifying and understanding of a coffees quality. However very few consumers and roasters use and understand cupping scores. I want to address this issue head on. We will evaluate scores that having been graded lower than 80 upwards of  85, 87, 89, 91." "This cupping will also address protocol of running a cupping for evaluation for cupping score. For example Agtron roast degree, water quality, grind size, water to coffee, and table protocol." Cuppings … [Read more...]

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Chicken Chat

Eastside Urban Farm & Garden December 12 10:30am - 1pm We invite our local poultry enthusiasts to meet up over coffee (or tea) in our new “Book Nook” area, exchange tips and info, and make connections with other poultry lovers! This is a great opportunity expand your knowledge/support base, make new friends, and do a little research. Every week we will also offer special discounts on selected store items to those that show up for this community-building event. There’s no need to … [Read more...]

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Meals on Wheels for Seniors

Did you know that Senior Services offers a Meals on Wheels service? Eligibility for home delivered meals is based on people who meet the criteria of being 60 or older, unable to cook for themselves, lack someone to cook for them, and confined to their home with the inability to get out on their own. Those who qualify may help support the program by voluntary donations. The recommended amount is $3-$6 depending on your ability to pay. People who do not qualify may still receive home … [Read more...]

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