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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 6, 2022
​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

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/


County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3