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 Summer Activities & Special Guests:

JUNE
  • 6/25-6/30: Vintage 1918 Fire Truck on display
  • 6/28: U.S. Martial Arts Demo, 11am
  • 6/28 - 6/30: Olympia Fire Department reserve engine
  • 6/29: Dalmatians! with Puget Sound Dalmatian Club, 12-3pm
  • 6/29: Dragon Airplanes with Olympia Community School
  • 6/30: Book Giveaway with South Sound Reading Foundation
  • 6/30: Ocean in a Bottle with Family Support Center of South Sound
June 2017 Printable Calendar

JULY
  • 7/1: Novel Effect, 12 & 2pm
  • 7/1: Observation Tank with Nisqually Reach Nature Center
  • 7/3: Mud Pie Monday
  • 7/4: CLOSED (in observation of July 4th)
  • 7/5: Danger Room Comics, 11am
  • 7/6: Pollinator Masks with WET Science Center
  • 7/6 - 7/8: Extreme Pogo Stunt Team
  • 7/7: Marble Maze & Straw Building with Timberland Regional Library
  • 7/8: Therapy Animals with Providence Animal Assisted Activities & Therapy
  • 7/8: Crafting with Beads with Westside Cooperative Preschool
  • 7/10: Mud Pie Monday!
  • 7/17: Mud Pie Monday!
  • 7/18 & 7/19: Rock Wall Climb
  • 7/19: Danger Room Comics, 11am
  • 7/19: Story time with author Simon Calcavecchia, 12 & 2pm
  • 7/20: Barnyard Animals! with 24-Carrots 4-H Club
  • 7/20: Super Hero Stick Puppets with Olympia Community School
  • 7/21 Wolf Ear Headbands with Wolf Haven
  • 7/21 & 7/22: Amazing Super Collies Stunt Shows
  • 7/22: Fishing for Healthy Salmon with Thurston County Public Health
  • 7/22 & 7/23: Costumed Super Heroes
  • 7/24: Mud Pie Monday!
  • 7/26: Jack the Juggler, 12 & 2pm
  • 7/26: Danger Room Comics, 11am
  • 7/26: Storytime with author Simon Calcavecchia, 1 & 3pm
  • 7/27: Make & Take Hard Hats with Port of Olympia
  • 7/28: Marine Biology with Pacific Shellfish Institute
  • 7/28 & 7/29: T-28 Airplane with Olympic Flight Museum
  • 7/29: Paramount Martial Arts, 1 & 3pm
  • 7/29: Penny's Puppets, 11am & 2pm
  • 7/31: Mud Pie Monday!
  • All Month: Painted Vintage Camper
  • Ongoing: Astro Splash Ball
July Printable Calendar

AUGUST
  • 8/1 - 8/23: Painted Vintage Camper
  • 8/3: Balancing Butterflies with Olympia Community School
  • 8/4: Crafting Solar Eclipse Glasses with Tacoma Astronomical Society
  • 8/5: Button Making with Olympia Parks Stewardship Program
  • 8/5: Beading for Alopecia Awareness with NW Children's Alopecia Project
  • 8/5: Novel Effect
  • 8/5: The Great Campout Evening Event
  • 8/10: Face Painting & Bubbles with Lakefair Royalty
  • 8/10: Exploring Gravity with The Evergreen State College Astronomical Society
  • 8/11: Make & Take Hart Hats with Port of Olympia
  • 8/11 & 8/12: Visiting Planetarium
  • 8/12: Casting & Splinting with Providence St. Peter Family Medicine
  • 8/12: Wolf Ear Headbands with Wolf Haven
  • 8/17: Tin Embossing with Piano Pieces with OlympiaMEGA
  • 8/19: Barnyard Animals with 24-Carrots 4-H Club
  • 8/19: Crow Drummers
  • 8/19 & 8/20: Solar Days
  • 8/19 & 8/20: Rock Wall Climb
  • 8/19: Hip Hop & Contemporary Ballet with Studio West
  • 8/23 & 8/30: Meet Smokey Bear - US Forest Service
  • 8/26: Magic Show with Jeff Evans
  • 8/26: Paramount Martial Arts
  • 8/26: Olympia Youth Chorus
  • 8/26: Patchwork Tugboats with Olympia Harbor Days
  • Ongoing: Astro Splash Ball

Outdoor Learning This Summer:

Garden Discovery (Saturdays) & Nature Play (Sundays)

Featured Activities:
  • Chicken Talks
  • Dance with Bees
  • Greenhouse Necklaces
  • Fairy Houses
  • Mud Cupcakes
  • Garden Frogs
  • Animal Tracking
  • Pond Creatures