Flapjack fundraiser sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Lewis/Mason/Thurston Counties. Doors open at 7:30 a.m., program begins at 8 a.m. Thursday at The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St. N.W. Cost is a $10 suggested donation, or a $5 donation for RSVP volunteers. Reservations are needed, and can be made at www.volunteer.ws. Click on “Donate now.” Call 360-741-2622 for details.
Hansen Elementary family fun night hosted by Mr. Skinner’s and Mr. Zeigler’s classes, will run from 6:30-9 p.m. Friday at the school, 1919 Road 65 N.W., Olympia. Event will include a cake walk, food, games and prizes. Tickets are four for a dollar at the door. Proceeds will help pay for a Sound Experience sailing trip for students. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 360-866-8580 for details.
The Chehalis Confederated Tribes and Lucky Eagle Casino will host a benefit concert Feb. 27 in memory of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in recent months. Funds raised will go to Washington state’s Behind the Badge Foundation. The event will feature country band Telluride, and will begin at 8 p.m. at the casino, 12888 188th Ave. S.W., Rochester. Tickets are $30, and can be purchased at Ticketmaster, Dave’s Thriftway in Tenino and the casino. For details, go to www.luckyeagle.com or call 800-720-1788.
“The Wizard of oz” featuring the Olympia School District Players will be presented at 7 p.m. Feb. 25, 26, and 27, with matinees at 2 p.m. Feb. 27 and 28, at the Olympia High School Performing Arts Center, 1302 North St., Olympia. Tickets are $12 and $15, and benefit the Olympia School District Education Foundation. Tickets can be purchased online at www.seatyourself.biz/olympiasd.
North thurston high school band parent association will host an Evening of Note Dinner and Silent Auction at 6:30 p.m. March 6 at the Thurston Expo Center at the Thurston County Fairgrounds, 3054 Carpenter Road S.E., Lacey. Cost is $20 per person; proceeds go to the North Thurston High School band program.