December 2, 2022

Winter / Spring Classes

Registration for our Winter/Spring workshops is now open. 

Workshops include TV Studio Production, Editing with Final Cut Pro, Fundamentals of Video Field Production, Making Motion Graphics with Adobe After Effects, DSLR Cinematograpy and more.

Classes are offered through the Olympia Parks, Arts, and Recreation Department.  You do not have to live in Olympia to register. 

Scholarships are available for all classes.  Contact Deborah Vinsel, CEO for information. 

For the complete schedule, click HERE.

October 7, 2022

LWV 2022 General Election Forums

Every year Thurston Community Media (TCMedia) teams up with the League of Women Voters of Thurston County to produce candidate forums with the candidates for local office. The 2022 programs include Thurston County races for Commissioner District 3, Auditor, Clerk, and Sheriff as well as State House of Representatives and Senate for districts 22, and 35.

Viewers can watch these forums on Comcast cable channel 77 in greater Thurston County and on Consolidated Cable Channel 23 in the Yelm area. The complete program schedule is available here

The forums are also available online at, on TCMedia’s YouTube channel at

Be sure to register and VOTE!

April 12, 2022

Board Members Wanted

The TCMEdia Board of Directors is accepting applications from interested individuals to fill two positions on the 2022 Board of Directors. 

The Board is seeking candidates who understand the mission of Thurston Community Media, are willing to fully commit to participating by attending board and committee meetings, and have skills or experience that will help TCMedia grow and evolve.  Experience with nonprofit fundraising efforts, background in finance or business, or former nonprofit board service is highly desirable. 

Once appointed, Board members serve 2-year terms.  Board participation requires an average time commitment of 4-6 hours per month for Board and Committee work. The Board meets monthly. Currently, the meeting day is the fourth Thursday of each month at 6 pm via ZOOM. The day and time are subject to change depending on board member availability. Committee meetings are held between board meetings. Board members are volunteers and do not receive compensation. TCMedia is committed to creating an organization that includes and respects sexual orientation and gender identity and includes cultural, racial, and ethnic diversity.  Black, indigenous, and other people of color, people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and young adults ages 18 - 30 are encouraged to apply. 

If you are interested in board services, please fill out an application and return it to Meagan Murphy Ross, Vice President / Nominating Committee Chair. Recruiting is ongoing.  The nominating committee will review applications as they are received.

An application can be found here.