Artesian Commons Grand Opening May 3

Join us for a celebration at the new Artesian Commons We are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of the Artesian Commons on Saturday, May 3rd, from 10:30 a.m. to Noon. The new park is located at 415 4th Avenue East, next to the artesian well in downtown Olympia. At 8:00 a.m. that morning, the Downtown Ambassadors Program will host a neighborhood clean-up event in preparation for the celebration. The Commons will officially open at 10:30 a.m., with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:45 a.m. Following the program, you can enjoy a cup of lemonade, listen to music from the Artesian Rumble Arkestra, play a game of checkers or chess, or have lunch from the mobile food vendors on site. We hope to see you there!

Timberland Regional Library Board of Trustees Meeting April 23

The Timberland Regional Library Board of Trustees will hold its regular Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 7:00 pm at the Olympia Timberland Regional Library located at 313 8th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA 98501. The meeting is open to the public and the public is encouraged to attend.

Upcoming Hiring Event At Capital Mall

South Sound Hiring Event Employers.  Don’t forget to bring your RESUME!


Stump Lake Stocked For Fishing Season

Stump Lake, a popular fishing spot inside Green Diamond Resource Company’s Recreation Permit Area in Mason County, Wash., was recently stocked with one- and three-year old rainbow trout, Green Diamond officials announced. One round of stocking was completed a few weeks ago, with a second round due in early May, giving Recreation Access Permit holders a unique fishing opportunity.

Recreation Access Permits are still available from Green Diamond Resource Company. Family motorized permits are $250; walk-in access permits are $125 for families and $75 for individuals. For applications and other information, see