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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 6, 2022
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​Meghan Porter, Public Information Supervisor, 360-490-0562 or Meghan.Porter@co.thurston.wa.us  

Historic Commission to Hold Launch Event for Thurston County History Book
The authors of Water, Woods, & Prairies will be available for a meet and greet and a book signing, July 16, 1:30-4:30pm at the Olympia Center

OLYMPIA – Media and the public are invited to meet the authors of the Thurston County history book Water, Woods & Prairies at a book launch event on July 16, 1:30pm to 4:30pm at the Olympia Center. 

What: Book Launch Event – Water, Woods & Prairies
When: Saturday, July 16, 2022 – 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Where: The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501

Background:
The book, edited by Sandra A. Crowell and Shirley A. Stirling, was published in 2019 by the Thurston County Historic Commission and represents a major volunteer effort by 17 local history authors and experts. 

The book is distributed by The Olympia Historical Society & Bigelow House Museum and is available for purchase at https://olympiahistory.org/thurston-county-water-woods-and-prairies-now-available/

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County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3