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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Fauvist Fine Art

  Brian Barkis is an imaginative painter who is driven by an incredible passion for self-expression through a fauvist palette of Colors.  His works are often noted for their unique style, elegance, and technique that allows the patron to discover with each viewing something new and stimulating to reflect on in the piece. Brian has developed an innovative style that is heavily influenced by the Fauve, Expression, Metaphysical, Cubist and Surrealist schools.  Throughout his body of … [Read more...]

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Lacey Museum

Join Lacey Museum Curator, Erin Quinn Valcho, on a photographic journey through Lacey's past featuring nostalgic images of the past and what those places look like today. Come and enjoy some of the surprising facts and funny stories that make up Lacey's past. Lacey Then, Lacey Now Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 5:30 p.m., Lacey City Hall Council Chambers … [Read more...]

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Our Restoration

The following is an excerpt from Woodland Church's Blog. This post was originally written by Meredith Mathis. Click here to read the full post. "Nearly a year ago, in the midst of flu-induced bed rest, I felt God speak a simple word to me as I quieted my mind and looked forward into 2018.  Restoration.  The word felt heavy with hope and expectation, and I took a mental inventory of all the painful places in my life that desperately needed a divine overhaul – my health, … [Read more...]

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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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