thurston county food bank is in need of clean, untorn paper grocery sacks. If you can help, drop them off between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays at 220 Thurston Ave. N.E., Olympia.
capital clubhouse helps men and women with mental issues and the homeless find jobs, meals, housing and clothing. It needs donations of clean, wearable clothing, tents, tarps, and blankets. The clubhouse is open 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays at 618 Seventh Ave. S.E., Olympia. Call 360-357-2582 for information on donating money, or support groups that the clubhouse offers.
Honest abe’s brewhouse bash Relax at the Grove Street Brewhouse, listen to live music, win prizes and help Turning Pointe Domestic Violence Shelter. The evening also includes a silent auction and raffle prizes. The event kicks off at 5 p.m. Friday at Grove Street Brewhouse, 233 First St. S., Shelton. The silent auction begins at 8:30 p.m., and you must be present to win. To make a donation by mail, send a check to: Turning Pointe, P.O. Box 2014, Shelton, WA 98584.
“A Really Big Shoe Six” is “a musical journey through the Golden Age of Television (1948-1970).” The concert will benefit the approximately 1,700 homeless children in eight South Sound school districts as well as the thousands served by Community Youth Services. The show begins at 2 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Washington Center for Performing Arts, 512 Washington St S.E., Olympia. Tickets are $13 and $16. For more information, call 360-753-8586 or go to www.OlyTix.org.
The Power of the purse The Women’s Leadership Council of United Way of Thurston County presents the 3rd annual auction and fundraiser from 5:30-9 p.m. March 3 at Indian Summer Golf & Country Club, 5900 Troon Lane S.E., Olympia. Tickets are $75 per person or $600 for a table for eight. Call 360-943-2773, ext. 13, to reserve your table.