Events

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 BHNA General Meeting at 6:30 at Capital Vision Community Church
We are having a bake potato bar meeting.  BHNA will provide the bake potatoes, sour cream and water.  If you can please bring a side for the potato bar or a dessert.  We are hoping to have a speaker from the City Planning Office come and talk.  So bring you appetite and your warm friend neighborhood smile and join us on January 9.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 BHNA Block Party/National Night Out!

5:30-7:30pm

Dinner provided by BHNA

Potluck Dessert

you ready for a party?  If so, come join your BHNA neighbors on Tuesday, August 1st for a from 5:30 to 7:30 in Mac & Susie McKenzie’s yard at the corner of Marion & Yew (a block from the dog park). We plan to have a band to play for us and of course, there will be Mac's famous BBQ ribs plus hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, potato salad and water.  All you need to do is bring a chair, a dessert and a neighborly smile.  Come join us for some good weather, good food and great neighbors.



Tuesday, April 11, 2017 BHNA General Meeting at 6:30 at Capital Vision Community Church

Sunday, December 4th - The Olympia Historical Society and Bigelow House Museum is sponsoring the 2016 Tour of Historic Homes on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from noon to 4:00 p.m. featuring nine historic properties on the east side and in downtown Olympia.  This will include the Woman's Club of Olympia at 1002 S. Washington and the Bigelow House at 918 Glass Avenue NE, where tickets and refreshments will be available the day of the tour. 

Tuesday, August 2nd Block Party on Lybarger between Prospect and Thurston, All neighborhoods are welcome for ribs, hot dogs and veggie burgers.  5:30 - 8:00pm

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 BHNA General Meeting at 6:30 at Capital Vision Community Church

Tuesday, January 12, 2016  BHNA General Meeting at 6:30pm at Capital Vision Community Church

CANCELLED, August 29, Sat. BHNA Garage Sale - contact Susan Knopes at <sknopes@hotmail.com>

August: Olympia Village Building Convergence - contact Chris Van Daalen at cvan@theverdantgroup.com

Tuesday, July 14th:  BHNA General Meeting at Capital Vision Church (Yew & FIR) - 6:30 pm Everyone is welcome.

Saturday, May 2, 2015:  Kiosk Work Party
at the Capitol Visions Community Garden

CERT Training Oct 17 - 26th
Contact Marj Shomshor bhna.506.pres@gmail.com

Tuesday, Oct 14 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Capital Vision Church (Yew & FIR) - Everyone is welcome.

Saturday, Sept 20 11:30 - 2 BHNA Annual Picnic - at Bigelow Park.

Tuesday, July 8 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Capital Vision Church (Yew & FIR) - Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday, April 8 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Roosevelt Elementary School - Everyone is welcome 

Monday, Jan 20st Martin Luther King Day Clean - meet at 603 Garrison St NE at 9:30am for hot coco and then help clean up the neighborhood.

Tuesday, Jan 14 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Roosevelt Elementary School - Our guest speaker will be Chief Wright from the Olympia Fire Department. Chef Wright will speak on Emergency Preparedness.  Everyone is welcome and child care provided.

Tuesday, Oct 8 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at 401 Lybarger St NE -  Election for Vice President and Treasure will be held. Everyone is welcome

Sat., Sept. 21, 12-3pm, BHNA Annual Picnic @ Bigelow Park. Please join us for BHNA's Annual Picnic. Events include B-B-Q, Fire Dept. Fire Truck visit for kids, and more. Everyone welcome!

Sat., July 20, 9-11am, Graffiti Clean-up Meet-up at Bigelow Park. Donuts, coffee and graffiti busting in Bigelow Highland Neighborhood. 

Tuesday, July 9 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at 604 Garrison St NE - everyone is welcome and bring a lawn chair.

Saturday , May 18th 11:30 Capital Vision Community Church is having an Open House for the Community Garden.  Everyone is welcome, corner of FIR & Yew

Saturday, May 18 Graffiti Cleanup meet at 604 Garrison St NE for brunch and then a morning of cleaning up graffiti within our neighborhood. 

Tuesday, April 9 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Roosevelt Elementary School - everyone is welcome and child care provided.

Monday, Jan 21st Martin Luther King Day Clean - meet at 603 Garrison St NE at 9:30am for hot coco and then help clean up the neighborhood.

Tuesday, Jan 8 at 6:30pm BHNA General Meeting at Roosevelt Elementary School - everyone is welcome and child care provided.

Dec 20 & 21, Thurs or Fri, 6-8pm, Pat Kilmer & Friends, Winter Solstice Caroling in the BHN
Please call Pat to request carolers to visit your home for winter cheer, all ages singing and luminaria, 956-1380.

Oct 9,
Tues, 6:30-8pm, BHNA Dessert Potluck, Olympia Fire Dept. 100 Eastside St NE (Puget and Eastside)
Please join us for dessert and conversation with neighbors! Hear about what neighbors have been accomplishing together this year in the BHN with Neighborhood Matching Grant funds from the City of Olympia. Agenda items to include: BHN signs, Neighborhood Directory Project, Election of officers President and Secretary. 

August 25, Sat, noon-4pm, BHNA ANNUAL PARTY, Bigelow Park! Events include; Face Painting, Fire Truck @ 1pm, Music by Local Youth Musicians and more welcome, Good Neighbor Awards, and more! BHNA will provide veggie and hamburgers, please BYO utensils and a potluck dish to share. Come have fun!

July 19, Thurs, 6-8pm, BHNA Block Watch Meeting,
at Olympia Metro Church, 618 Puget St NE, Olympia. Amy Stull, from the OPD will be present. Agenda items include; Residential burglary prevention, group success, communication and group sustainability. 

July 10, Tues, 6:30-8pm, BHNA General Meeting
, at Capital Vision Christian Church, 1775 Yew St NE, Olympia. Agenda items include; Neighborhood grant projects, Annual neighborhood picnic. 

June 30th,
Saturday, at 1:00pm, 2012 BHNA GARDEN WALK.  Rain or shine, everyone is invited to gather in Jessicarae & Ruben Nunez' garden at 520 Puget St NE (corner of Glass), then walk through the neighborhood to tour 10 pre-arranged gardens - all unique in style, purpose, and stage of development. We'll end the walk about 4:30 with refreshments in Jill Severn's garden at 607 Central. Contact Melissa Allen at 360-280-7564 (cell) or melissa.allen@comcast.net if questions.

May 22, Tues, 6-7pm, Neighborhood Directory Meeting
Please join us for the next Neighborhood Directory Subcommittee Meeting, scheduled for Tues, May 22, 6-7pm at Melissa's house, 1702 Prospect Ave NE. For more info call Simone, 534-9239.

May 4, Fri, 4:30-5:30pm, Signs & Sidewalk Art Committee Meeting
Join us in meeting to discuss and plan next steps for Neighborhood Matching Grant project: Signs & Sidewalk Art. Meeting at 603 Garrison, call Rus for more info, 705-0862.

May 1, Tues, 6-7pm, Neighborhood Directory Committee Meeting
Join us in meeting to discuss and plan next steps for Neighborhood Matching Grant project: Neighborhood Directory. Meeting at 401 Lybarger St NE, call Simone for more info, 534-9239.

‪April 21, Sat, noon, CVCC‬,
Community Gardens Committee Meeting
Join us to discuss Spring 2012 Community Garden plans for soil management tasks and gardening this year at either Hale's Place Community Garden or the Capital Vision Community Garden. Sat. 4/21, Noon, Capital Vision Christian Church, 1775 Yew St NE, Olympia. 

April 10th,
Tues, 6:30-8pm, BHNA General Meeting & BHNA Block Watch check-in, The Olympia Metro Church, 618 Puget St NE. For agenda items please contact Rus Geh, rusgeh@gmail.com

Feb. 11th, Sat, 10:30 am, BHNA trash pick-up &
graffiti cleaning meet-up. Bring your own disposable gloves and trash bag for trash clean-up, both groups to meet at 603 Garrison St NE. Have hot chocolate with neighbors, form clean-up plans then go from there. Drop off filled trash bags when finished at meet-up point. Questions call Jim at 754-5228.

CANCELLED - MLK Day BHNA trash pick-up, will be rescheduled secondary to snow.
Questions call Jim at 754-5228.

CANCELLED - MLK Day BHNA graffiti cleaning meet-up, will be rescheduled secondary to snow. Questions call Rus, 705-0862.



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