Category: Christina Butcher

The Stardust Christmas Enchantment

Weekend Preview: Guide to Events in Thurston County (Dec. 23, 2016)

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. This week, we’ll help you decide which events to squeeze into your holiday-packed schedule,...

Papillon Marketplace

Handcrafted Haitian Goods at Papillon Marketplace

by Christina Butcher for OLY ARTS When Olympia shoppers step from winter cold into the warmth of downtown’s new Papillon Marketplace, they’re met with colorful,...

Weekend Preview: Guide to Events in Thurston County (Dec. 16, 2016)

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. This week, there’ are more than enough winter readings and musical shows to keep you in the holiday...

Olympia Poetry Network

Seasons Readings From Olympia Poetry Network

by Christina Butcher for OLY ARTS What would the holiday season be if it didn’t include a bit of winter poetry, read under the warm glow of a lamp in a cozy room? The...

Monica Russell in The Nutcracker

Weekend Preview: Guide to Events in Thurston County (Dec. 9, 2016)

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. This week, there are plenty of author readings and plays on Olympia’s many stages, not to...

"Song of Aloha," letterpress by Chandler O'Leary

Author Reading and Letterpress Artist

by Christina Butcher for OLY ARTS Local letterpress artists and authors Chandler O’Leary and Jessica Spring have taken an active role in keeping feminism strong in...

Josh Kilen

Josh Kilen at Browsers Bookshop

by Christina Butcher for OLY ARTS Pacific-Northwest author Josh Kilen will be reading from his newest book, Around the Sound: Amusing Thoughts and Tales from...

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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 week, there’s a variety of musical and theatrical performances happening around town and...

downtownfortheholidays

Weekend Preview: Guide to Events in Thurston County (Nov. 25, 2016)

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. We hope you’re ready for the holidays, because they’re in full swing in Olympia this week...

Iyad Burnat

Iyad Burnat: Political Activist and Author Reading

by Christina Butcher for OLY ARTS Political activist and author Iyad Burnat is touring the Pacific Northwest this week to speak about his new book, Bil’in and the...