Fundraiser calendar for Oct. 29

October 28, 2012 


South bay pta dinner auction offers an evening of food and fun, with music and fundraising for the students of South Bay Elementary. Festivities kick off at 6 p.m. Saturday at Lacey Community Center, 6729 Pacific Ave. SE, Lacey.

Lincoln options’ annual library fundraiser Browse the books and toys from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 4 at 213 21st Ave. SE, Olympia. Call Donna, 360-596-6402, for details.

“Living the Dream” A fundraiser tribute show for South Sound Parent to Parent and the Up With Down Syndrome Support Group, featuring “The Michael Jackson Memory Band.” The show kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday, with a costume and dance contest at 7 p.m., at 1230 Room, 111 Washington St. SE, Olympia. Tickets are $10 at the door. Bring three cans of food for the Food Bank, and receive a gift at the door.

Mother Joseph Care Center 21st Annual Holiday Bazaar The bazaar runs from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 9 at Mother Joseph Care Center, 3333 Ensign Road NE, Olympia. All proceeds benefit the residents council fund. Tables are available for vendors. Call Penny Hyer, 360-493-4634.

5K Reindeer Run and Free one-mile Candy Cane Run The events raise awareness for Crime Stoppers and proceeds help pay cash rewards for tips. The fee for the 5K race is $30, but the one-mile run is free. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 9, and the run kicks off at 9 a.m., both at The Hands On Children’s Museum, 414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia. Santa will hand out candy canes, jingle bells for all runners, and long-sleeve tech tees to all registered 5K runners. To learn more about Olympia-Thurston County CrimeStoppers, go to

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. NE, Olympia.

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