June 14, 2023

Primary Candidate Forums

Please join us for 2023 Primary Election Candidate Forums

Wednesday, June 21, 2023, at 6:30 pm
Thurston Community Media Studio A
440 Yauger Way, Olympia

The League of Women Voters of Thurston County (LWVTC) in collaboration with Thurston Community Media (TCMedia), invites you to participate in candidate forums for

Thurston County Commissioner, District 5 (6:30-7:30 pm)
City of Olympia Mayor (7:30-8:30 pm)

The forums will be open to the public on June 21st at 6:30 p.m. at Thurston Community Media Studio, 440 Yauger Way, Olympia. Seating is limited. The forums will also be aired on Comcast Channel 77 and live-streamed here. Recordings for these and other LWVTC 2023 primary election forums will be available on the Thurston League’s website at www.lwvthurston.org by the end of June.

These forums reflect the League’s commitment to encouraging informed and active participation in government, increasing understanding of major public policy issues, and influencing public policy through education and advocacy.  A non-partisan organization, the League never supports candidates for office or political parties. 

Learn about the candidates and bring the questions you have for them. Questions may be submitted during the event or in advance at: forumquestions@lwvthurston.org.

January 17, 2023

Join Our Board

Thurston Community Media is a 501c3 nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors. We have a couple of vacancies on our board and are looking for enthusiastic people who support our mission to help chart the course for our future. 

Currently, board members are asked to commit a minimum of 4 hours per month for board and committee work. Board members are not compensated and serve as volunteers.  Board meetings are held via Zoom on the 4th Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm.  Meeting days and times are subject to change based on the availability of board members. 

Board application and general information is available here.

If you have questions about TCMedia or the Board of Director, please contact Deborah Vinsel, CEO at 360-956-3100 or dvinsel@tcmedia.org.

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.