thurston county food bank needs 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 from 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.
“A Really Big Shoe Six” is a live stage production that is “A Musical Journey Through the Golden Age of Television (1948-1970).” The show will benefit the more than 1,700 homeless children in eight local school districts as well as the thousands served by Community Youth Services. The show begins at 2 p.m. today at the Washington Center for Performing Arts, 512 Washington St. S.E., Olympia. Tickets are $13 and $16. For more information, contact the Washington Center box office at 360-753-8586 or OlyTix.org.
The Power of the purse The Women’s Leadership Council of the 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.