Welcome to Thurston County


Thurston County is a vibrant community ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of generations to live, work and play.


To create a community that promotes health, commerce and environmental protection with transparency and accountability.

​Hot Topics and Events
National Adoption Day Celebration

​You are invited to join Thurston County’s 13th year celebrating National Adoption Day on November 16, at 4pm, at Thurston County Family and Juvenile Court. The special event celebrates all families who adopt and help raise awareness of the more than 2,000 legally free children in Washington State foster care awaiting a forever family. 

WSU Master Gardener Program Announces Training Program

The WSU Master Gardener training course consists of 21 weeks of indoor and outdoor classroom, online, and hands-on activities. The 2018 training will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on alternating Fridays from January 19, 2018 through June 8, 2018. 

Thurston County Employment Opportunities

Looking for a new career? Thurston County wants you! Check out our job openings with competitive salaries and excellent benefit packages! 

Recruiting - Civil Service

​The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office is looking to fill a number of positions.