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  1. Canoe Families host 14th annual celebration at Deception Pass State Park

    The Washington State Parks Folk and Traditional Arts Program invites the public to the 14th Annual Salish Sea Native American Cultural Celebration from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Bowman Bay in Deception Pass State Park. Read on...
  2. Kick up your heels and dance at Cama Beach this summer

    Washington State Parks and the Cama Beach Foundation invite the public to the Summer Music and Dance Series at Cama Beach Historical State Park. The series brings old time music and dance to the park once a month in June, July and August. Read on...
  3. Beacon Rock State Park planners seek public input on new entrance design

    Washington State Parks invites the public to learn more about plans to improve access and safety to Beacon Rock State Park from SR 14 between mile posts 34.7 and 35 at a meeting June 5, in Stevenson. Read on...
  4. Canoe Families host fifth annual celebration at Millersylvania State Park

    The Washington State Parks Folk and Traditional Arts Program invites the public to the Fifth Annual Canoe Families Celebration Saturday, June 1, at Millersylvania State Park in Olympia. Read on...
  5. State Parks offers three free days in June

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites the public to enjoy three free days at state parks next month on June 1, 8 and 9. Read on...
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