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Upcoming Events

O Bee is proud to sponsor an array of community events throughout the year. From art and culture to playful and serious, we strive to support this vibrant community with our time, talent, energy and resources. Come out and join us!

Pop-Up Donor Center - Olympia

June 3, 5, 9, 10 & 12
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

First United Methodist Church of Olympia will be hosting a new Pop-Up Donor Center, providing donors a convenient, local location to donate blood during statewide stay-at-home orders. Local, state, and national leaders are unanimous – donating blood remains a critical and safe activity for community health.

Appointments are required and can be made by visiting: or calling 1-800-398-7888. All donors must wear a mask during their appointment.  

Event location:
First United Methodist Church
1224 Legion Way SE
Olympia WA ,98501

Blood Drive | Mariners Stadium | EXTENDED THRU JUNE

Now - June 30, 2020

The Seattle Mariners are teaming up with Bloodworks Northwest to host a pop-up blood drive, now EXTENDED through June 30, 2020, at T-Mobile park to help those affected by COVID-19. Everyone who donates will get two tickets to an upcoming game.

To adhere with Social Distancing guidelines, you are required to make an appointment online at Bloodworks Northwest. Donors are asked to wear a mask. Free parking will be provided by Parking Plaza on the corner of Edgar Martinez Drive and Occidental Street. 

Event location:
T-Mobile Park (Mariners Stadium)
1250 1st Ave S
Seattle WA ,98134

Free Meals - Thurston County

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During these upcoming weeks when school is closed—groups are working to feed Thurston County’s nearly 45,000 students until a new normal is established.

Various locations in Thurston County are providing free meals while schools are closed due to COVID-19. We will get through this together. 

Select Learn More below for a complete list of locations and hours of operation. 


Event location:
Various Locations
Thurston County

Free Meals - Pierce County

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The Pierce County School district is working hard to keep students fed while schools are closed. All meals will be delievered by school bus. Select "Learn More" below to view the schedule. 

Like you, O Bee is strong. We will get through this together!


Event location:
Various Locations
Pierce County

Virtual Travel

Take a virtual tour of the Roman Colosseum or the Leaning Tower of Pisa and dozens of other cultural sites in Italy with Google Arts & Culture. You can also explore national parks, museums, aquariums and even NASA’s Langley Research Center right from home.


Event location:


Garth Brooks Live

Monday's at 5:00 pm PST

Garth Brooks will be streaming live from his home studio, “Studio G”, on his official Facebook page every Monday at 5:00 pm PST.  

You can also view past live streams on his website: 

Tune in by selecting Learn More

Event location:
Live Stream



The Berenstain Bears are out and about in the community all through the Spring and Summer. When you see this picture on an event, you'll know that the Bears will be there!