Thurston County

Extending Knowledge. Changing Lives.

For over 100 years, Washington State University has been connecting with you, your neighbors, and your community through our Extension programs. Every day, Thurston County Extension works to extend the university’s knowledge—addressing real-world issues to help find new opportunities for our farmers, natural resource managers, families, young people, and business leaders to become successful and thrive.

County Programs

5033 Harrison Ave. NW
Olympia, WA
98502
360-867-2151

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday

Tue 19

Washington State 4-H Fair

September 1 - September 24
Tue 19

Small Ruminant Animal Health Class

September 6 @ 6:00 pm - October 11 @ 8:30 pm
Thu 28

4-H Club Management Workshop

September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 02

All County Leaders Kickoff and Supper

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 04

TSC Fall Paper Clover Campaign

October 4 - October 15
Sat 07

4-H Year Kickoff!

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon 09

4-H Leaders Council Meeting & Election

October 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 17

4-H Volunteer Orientation

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri 20

Washington 4-H Forum, Great Wolf Lodge

October 20 - October 22
Fri 27

The Curse Of Island Lake NW & SW Teen Rally

October 27 @ 3:00 pm - October 29 @ 12:00 pm

Pressure Gauge Testing

Thurston County – Tuesday – Friday 9:00 – 5:00. Appointments are encouraged but drop-ins are welcomed. (360) 867-2177.

Mason County – Mondays 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. dedicated, or by appointment, or anytime Lisa DeWall (360-427-9670 X680) is in the office; $3 fee per gauge, no charge to test new one if recommended to be replaced, fee is waived if hardship for client.

Grays Harbor County – encourages appointments, but Sue Sparkman (360-482-2934) will test anytime; fee is $2, no charge to test new gauge if replacement is recommended; fee is waived if hardship for client.

Lewis County – encourages appointments, but Kim Weiland (360-740-1212) will test anytime; fee is $2, no charge to test new gauge if replacement is recommended; fee is waived if hardship for client.

Pacific County – Toni Gwin or Sue Carbaugh (360-875-9331) will test during office hours; no fee.

Sunbirds” in Yelm and Chehalis usually offers a pressure gauge testing clinic free to customers each summer and sometimes in the fall for hunting season.