Learn about our upcoming workshops, work parties, and public events!


Coffee with Your Conservation District

9:30am, Every Third Wednesday of the Month

Thurston Conservation District wants to help you! Meet district staff, learn about free programs and services, ask questions, and find out about free workshops, farm planning assistance, restoration projects and more! Let us know how we can better serve you. Join us for a no-host cup of coffee and informal conversation once a month.

Upcoming dates and locations:

    • October 18th
      The Shipwreck Cafe
      244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502
    • November 15th
      San Francisco Street Bakery
      1320 San Francisco Ave NE, Olympia, WA 98506
    • December 20th
      Norma’s Burger @ I-5 (Nisqually)
      10322 Martin Way E, Olympia, WA 98516

Questions? Contact:

Sarah Moorehead
smoorehead@thurstoncd.com
(360) 754-3588, ext. 136


A Conversation on Water Rights in Washington State

October 30th, 5-8:30pm. Yelm Community Center (301 2nd St SE, Yelm, WA 98597)

Are you wondering how the Hirst Decision impact farmers, landowners and rural communities? Curious about the Washington State’s current water laws? Do you have questions about your own water rights? Join us to for a conversation on about our region’s water law and to learn about resources available to you!

Brought to you by:

  • Bill Clarke, Attorney at Law & Government Affairs
  • Department of Ecology
  • Washington Water Trust
  • Washington State Conservation Commission
  • WSU Thurston County Extension
  • City of Yelm

Contact Sarah Moorehead for more information
smoorehead@thurstoncd.com
(360) 754-3588, ext. 136


Tractor Safety & Maintenance 101

November 4th, 3-5pm. Kiperts Korner Feed Tractor Show Room (8439 Old Highway 99 S.E. )

New tractor owner? Want to feel more confident doing your own tractor maintenance? Curious about attachments and equipment you can lease in the community?

Join Kiperts and the Thurston Conservation District for a workshop on tractor safety, maintenance and care, and learn about the district’s equipment rental program. Come learn what your tractor can do for you!

Contact Nora White for more information
nwhite@thurstoncd.com
(360) 754-3588, ext. 105



Photo from Oyster Bay Farm, taken by Corona Communications.