April 6, 2012
That Olympia is a valid cultural community in it's own right, not just an 'outerlying bedroom community' to Seattle. That said, by having that cultural awareness of Jazz, we are close enough to Seattle to attract top notch players to come and perform here.
I was at the first meeting 3 years ago. I fell off the cart along the way, but I am glad to once again be back on the cart and supporting it whichever ways I can.