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Tenino, Washington 98589
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City News & Upcoming Events

A lot is happening in our vibrant and growing city! From events to public information notices, it's all here on this page. Make it your first stop when you visit our website to ensure you are always aware of what is going on in the great City of Tenino.

Friendship Force to be Reckoned With

Friendship Force, a nonprofit cultural exchange organization, invites you to join forces with them and share in some one-of-a-kind experiences that are not available to regular tourists. Friendship Force of Greater Olympia is hosting a global journey themed event here in the Pacific Northwest from July 23 through July 30, 2018. Please see our Friendship Force flyer for more information.

Fort Heritage Bible Boot Camp Mobilization Has Begun!

Are you tough enough? Heritage Baptist Church is again offering bible boot camp for an exciting week of Christian growth and discipline. At only $25.00, this is a very affordable option for youths between the ages of 12-18 to spend with other youths in a wholesome and structured environment. Please see our bible boot camp flyer for more information.

Free Summer Program for Youth

The Washington State Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) is a unique career leadership-training program for high school juniors and seniors with disabilities. This amazing, free program will occur from July 22 to July 27 at the Evergreen State College. Please submit an application; the deadline is soon approaching. For application materials and additional information, visit the Washington State Employment Security Department website.

Public Comment Desired

The city of Tenino seeks public comment on its annex to the Hazards Mitigation Plan for the Thurston Region until Friday, July 20, 2018. Adoption of the regional plan and the Tenino’s annex makes the city eligible for grant funding through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Hazards such as earthquakes, severe storms, floods, and wildfires can cause lengthy disruptions and are costly. By identifying and implementing ways to mitigate such hazards, we can minimize or even eliminate long-term risks to life and property.

We encourage everyone to comment on ways the plan can improve; especially regarding mitigation initiatives the city can implement. If you have any questions or comments, please contact the city planner, Katrina Van Every, at (360) 741.2514 or via e-mail. For more information on the regional plan, visit the Thurston Regional Planning Council website.

2018 Quarry Swimming Pool Season

Are you looking for a fun, inexpensive way to spend some of your summer days? The city is happy to announce that the Quarry Swimming Pool will open for the 2018 season on June 30, 2018, and the season will run through Sunday, September 2, 2018. Please see the Quarry Swimming Pool page for more information. We will see you at the pool!

Are You Ready For An Emergency?

Thurston County Emergency Management is holding its 2018 Emergency Management Expo at the Heritage Baptist Church in Tenino on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. There will be speakers, vendor and information booths, and more! Please see our Emergency Management Expo flyer for more information.