This community events calendar is the place to find fun activities and things to do throughout Lewis County, including Centralia, Chehalis and beyond.
Join in a Discussion of “Moving the Rock” by Mary Abrums. This program is part of a year-long series of book discussions exploring black history and culture to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of African American pioneer George Washington, who, together with his wife Mary Jane, founded the City of Centralia in 1875.
Offered in partnership with the Olympia Fire Department, young visitors will climb aboard giant fire trucks, a police car and motorcycle, and take a ride on “Lil Squirt,” a mini fire truck. Children will meet fire-fighters, design their own fire helmet and participate in the Junior Firefighter challenge including a spray down of a simulated burning house. Visitors will be greeted by Sparky the costumed fire dog! FREE with admission.