Information regarding the Court's hours and COVID-19 response is at the bottom of this page: https://www.thurstoncountywa.gov/sc

Lunchtime Education

​Please look at the Court's Emergency Orders or information on Family and Juvenile Court's page as Lunchtime Education may be suspended at this time.

Thurston County Family & Juvenile Court and Thurston County Bar Association proudly present

LUNCHTIME EDUCATION

Every month we hold a free training for people who work with court-involved children and families.

  All programs are scheduled from 12:15-1:15 pm at Family & Juvenile Court, Courtroom 2 at 2801 32nd Avenue SW, Tumwater, Washington 98501.

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit is free.

No preregistration required.  Just show up!  Members of the public are welcome.

For more information, email your questions here.

2021 Presentations

During COVID all of these presentations will be held via Zoom.  Zoom Meeting ID: 898 8562 7840.  Click here to join.  

To get more information, please click on the title of the presentation.  Information for each presentation will be posted about 4 weeks before the scheduled date. 


February 23

NO SESSION

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March 23

Racial and Ethnic Disproportionality in Juvenile Detention in Washington State

Amanda Gilman, PhD

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April 27

Child Vulnerability: Risk and Protective Factors and Building Resiliency in Families

Scott Hanauer

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May 25

 Restorative Justice

Seema Gajwani

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June 22

CANCELED

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July 27

Legislative Update

Pat Rawnsley, Attorney at Law

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August 24

Case Law Update

Chris Meserve and Chuck Szurszewski, Attorneys at Law

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September 28

TBD

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October 26

Safer Refresher Session

Tracy Shobery, Deputy Director of Safer

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November 23

TBD