Recurring Events

Champions for Kids


Champions for Kids logoEvery year, TOGETHER! honors people from the community who make a positive difference in the lives of youth.

Find more information here.

Awards of Excellence


TOGETHER!'s Awards of Excellence, a recognition program in Thurston CountyThe Awards of Excellence is an annual event co-sponsored by TOGETHER! and The Olympian at the end of each school year. It recognizes high school students for their achievements in several categories.

Find more information here.

Substance Abuse:
A Community Response
(formerly 'Meth and More')


TOGETHER!'s Thurston County Drug Action Team logoEach spring, TOGETHER! and a few partners offer a large conference on drug abuse in our area. Formerly called "Meth and More," the conference was renamed in 2013 to "Substance Abuse: A Community Response." Information is shared by law enforcement, prevention experts, health professionals and more on the state of substance abuse in the greater South Sound area. Participants are welcome from around the state.


Find more information here.


Past Events


21st Birthday

In fall and winter 2010, TOGETHER! celebrated its 21st birthday by inviting the community to "Join the Party!" Our friends and partners raised birthday gifts for us in person and through interactive web pages.

Watch videos from the birthday here.



World No Tobacco Day

May 31 is the annual, globally recognized World No Tobacco Day, encouraging 24 hours of abstinence from tobacco.


North Thurston Public Schools wrote about TOGETHER!'s participation in the 2010 event in their June 11 newsletter; click here.

Upcoming Events

Here are some events coming up soon. For more events, check out our events calendar.




Substance Abuse: A Community Response conference, Apr. 30, 2014

Click on the "Meth and More" Conference link to the left for more details on the event.


Click here to register.


Little Red Schoolhouse BBQ: May 15

Come support Little Red Schoolhouse by buying barbecue for $10 a plate! At the barbecue, you can enter an amazing raffle, listen to the live band, or buy something from the dessert table. Thank you for helping bring school supplies to kids who need them!


The barbecue features Marv's Marvlus Pit BBQ and is 4 to 7 p.m. on May 15 at Olympia/Lacey Church of God, corner of Ruddell and Lacey Blvd in Lacey.


Buy barbecue tickets here.


Parenting Teens in Washington Workshop: May 21


Have the new laws in Washington State affected our teens? What can parents do to prevent their teen from abusing alcohol & marijuana? Come to this free workshop and find out!


Hear from experts in the fields of substance abuse, parenting, prevention and law enforcement:

Jason Kilmer, Ph.D.

Emily McMason, Ed.M., CPC

Meagan Darrow, CHES, CPP

Officer Ken Westphal, SRO


Check-in and refreshments served at 5:30 p.m.; workshop is 6 to 8 at SPSCC.


Find full details and register here.


Tacoma Rainiers: July 25

The Tacoma Rainiers are supporting TOGETHER! with a special night. Please join us!


For $15, you get a ticket, hot dog, chips and soda, plus a great Rainiers baseball game and a few fun extras, like fireworks and TOGETHER! being featured on the big screen. Buy your ticket by clicking the button below. There is a $1 per ticket processing fee when purchased online.



See you at the game!


25th Anniversary: Sept. 27

Come to the Hands On Children's Museum for an evening of fun for the adults, and help TOGETHER! celebrate 25 years of great work in the community. More details to come.



Find us in the community

You can find us at a table for these local events this year:

Mixx96 Easter Egg Dash

Sand in the City

More to be announced!


Invite your friends: this page



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