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“Gravity,” pastel on monoprint by Marilyn Frasca, courtesy Childhood’s End Gallery

REVIEW: 45th-Anniversary Show at Childhood’s End Gallery

VISUAL ARTS REVIEW by Alec Clayton for OLY ARTS Art galleries come and go, but...

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Weekend Preview: Guide to Events in Thurston County (Dec. 2, 2016)

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. This...

The United Churches of Olympia

The United Churches of Olympia Celebrates 100 Years

by Jennifer Crain for OLY ARTS This Sunday, a downtown Olympia church will celebrate its...

Duck the Malls, photo by Audrey Henley

Duck the Malls at the Capitol Theater

by Jonah Barrett for OLY ARTS The Olympia Film Society’s 14th-annual Duck the Malls...

Monica Russell in The Nutcracker

Nutcracker, Nutcracker

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS As the 124th anniversary of its first production...

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PoetryMusic at Olympia Timberland Library

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS Library concerts, once startling, have become commonplace....

Masterworks Choral Ensemble

Jingle: A Christmas Celebration

by Jennifer Crain for OLY ARTS On December 3, the Masterworks Choral Ensemble’s annual...

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Governor Inslee and the First Lady Celebrate the Holidays

by Ned Hayes for OLY ARTS The Inslee family has several traditions that revolve around...

Olympia Toy Run, photo by Jimmi Davies

Get Your Motor Runnin’ for Olympia Toy Run

by Jonah Barrett for OLY ARTS Once a year, the streets of Olympia close for a few hours...

Jill Carter's preparation for The Nutcracker

Jill Carter’s Land of the Sweets

READ COMPLETE JILL CARTER INTERVIEW HERE >> PRINT ARTICLE BELOW >> by Ned...

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Jill Carter’s Land of Sweets (Complete Interview)

READ PRINT ARTICLE HERE >> COMPLETE INTERVIEW BELOW >> by Ned Hayes for OLY...

Kathy Gore-Fuss, Gabi Clayton, and Susan Christian at Salon Refu

Story Time at Salon Refu

by Alec Clayton for OLY ARTS Olympia’s ever-surprising art gallery Salon Refu is...

Amy Solomon-Minarchi

Olympia’s First Poet Laureate (UPDATED)

UPDATED Nov. 23, 2016: Last night, announced City Arts Program manager Stephanie Johnson,...

One Starry Night at Living Water

One Starry Night at Living Water

by Jennifer Crain for OLY ARTS Kids take the stage at Church of Living Water on December...

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A Noir Christmas at Olympia Little Theatre

by Christian Carvajal for OLY ARTS “Jake Marley was dead,” says director...

Christmas Forest photo by Pettepiece Photography

A Walk Through Providence Christmas Forest

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS In its 29th year, Providence Christmas Forest is a...

Visiting Olympia: New Destinations to Explore

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