Board Meetings and Work Parties

The Board of Trustees of the West Central Park Project met last night to work out more Park Policies.  Among those adopted were an anti-discrimination measure and policies on land management. Seth Chance, Daniel Cherniske, Dennis Lyon, and Tucker Petertil were appointed to the Landscaping Committee, the body that will plan and … Read More

Planning for Progress at West Central Park

More big events coming up over the next couple weeks down at West Central Park.  Our weekly work parties will resume this Sunday at 10 AM.  Check out our Park Calendar for detailed information on what we’ll be up to this weekend to keep the progress moving at WCP. The latest addition … Read More

Inaugural Bylaws and Board Meeting

The West Central Park Project convened its first formal meeting of its Board of Trustees on July 4, 2013.  We met at the Park and adopted the first three articles of the Bylaws and set our first few Park Policies. It was a great night to be at West Central Park; the … Read More

June Jubilee Success!

The West Central Park was very proud to present its first public event last Saturday and it was a blast! Crafts were demonstrated, skills were shared, musicians serenaded us, as nearly 200 Olympia residents turned out to enjoy the June Jubilee and Local Artisan’s Expo.  Local food vendors, Vante’s Inferno, Tamale Fusion, … Read More

West Central Park Ready for June Jubilee

We’ve had some pretty exciting and inspiring days down at West Central Park, but today will be a tough one to beat…that is, until tomorrow morning! We had a great turnout of volunteers to set up tents, tables, and benches for tomorrow’s June Jubilee an Local Artisan Expo.  It all started with … Read More

Excitement Growing for the June Jubilee

Excitement is building ahead of the June Jubilee this Saturday, June 29th. Word is spreading and the West Central Park is shaping up to be the place to be this weekend!  We’ve been getting an amazing response from the neighborhood and the wider Olympia community.  In fact, a couple local businesses have … Read More

WCP Volunteers Rock!

Today the West Central Park had 20+ volunteers working hard to bring ongoing and finishing touches to the Park’s Summer Events Layout.  In readiness for the WCP’s very first community event, pathways were dug and graveled, beds were edged, new trees were planted, lawns were mowed, and Doug Fir shorts and poles … Read More

Poles and Shorts

Dennis and Alicia went to Rochester today to the PLS Pole Yard to get fourteen fir poles and twenty eight shorts that will be used in both our Summer Events, and our Permanent Layout. The poles and the shorts that will cradle them, are waiting at the park for this Sunday’s Work … Read More

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