Zonta of Olympia murder mystery dinner fundraiser Partnering with Harlequin Productions, Zonta of Olympia will host the dinner from 5:30-9 p.m. Oct. 27 at Indian Summer Golf & Country Club, 5900 Troon Lane S.E., Olympia. Tickets are $75, $65 early bird special. Call 360-556-2619 for details.
South bay pta dinner auction Join South Bay PTA for an evening of food and fun, with music and fundraising for the students of South Bay Elementary. Festivities kick off at 6 p.m. Nov. 3 at Lacey Community Center, 6729 Pacific Ave. S.E., Lacey. Cost is $25 until Oct. 19.
Cars4Charities will take your old car, no matter what shape it is in. In return, you will get a tax deduction of $500 or more. The organization has hundreds of charities that can be helped by your car donation. For details, go to cars4charities.org, or call 866-448-3487.
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 offers people who are homeless or who have mental issues resources to help them find jobs, meals, housing and clothing. It needs donations of clean, wearable clothing, tents, tarps and blankets. Capital 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.