We provide or support programs that help our youth with a safe, clean and positive environment to spend their time developing up to their full potential as well as programs for the community to address health and fitness goals to improve overall well-being.
Center Mission: We are honored to support and preserve culture, lending praise and acknowledging our ancestors. We provide a friendly, healthy, and safe environment in our community. We are teaching confidence, teamwork, and leadership to future generations.
Current Facility Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 6:15a.m. – 8:45p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 10:15a.m. - 5:30p.m.
Monday – Friday 7a.m. - 8p.m.
Saturday/Sunday 10:30a.m – 5:30p.m.
*except Holidays and early closures observed by the Tribe when we adjust schedules accordingly
The Tribes Health Fitness and Nutrition program promotes health and wellness within the Tribes Organization, services include: screenings, assessments, Yoga, personal and group training as well as nutritional consultations and overall goal setting. Social media support available also.
Facility and Youth Program Resources include:
Computer Lab: Online Job Search, E-mail, Resume Preparation, DIY Hands On learning for Basic Computer knowledge, job related printing available with permission from staff. Saunas, InBody testing, updated weight and cardio rooms. Indoor Walking Track. Game Room (ping pong, pool table, XBOX, PlayStation and air hockey. Climbing wall.
The facility also serves as the host for specific community events as well as an emergency management resource during the time of community emergency.
If you have any questions, you can reach our programs staff at (360) 455-5213
Elizabeth Van Tiem, Youth Coordinator, ext. 2177
Joanne Castillo, Youth Coordinator, ext. 2176
Jordan McCloud, Youth Coordinator, ext 2179
Melvin Blacketer, Youth Coordinator, ext. 2190
Kareem Gannie, Health Coach, ext. 1275
Richard Kautz, Facility Manager, ext. 2113
Kevin Moore, Youth Program Manager, ext. 2169
Stacy Gouley, Community Center Director, ext. 2168
Nisqually Youth and Community Center located at 1937 Lashi St S.E. Olympia, WA 98513
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