Open enrollment for Washington HealthPlanFinder runs November 1 through January 15, so if you are still without health insurance you can sign up now at Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics. There will also be enrollment workshops held on two Saturdays before the cut-off date ? January 6 or January 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ellinor Meeting Room at Mason General Hospital. The workshops are free and open to anyone in the community who needs new or updated health care coverage or information in order to sign-up.
Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics invites all women in the community to their annual Women’s Health Event on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hospital’s Main (south) Entrance.
Sponsored by the Karen Hilburn Cancer Fund, Molina Healthcare, and the Breast, Cervical and Colon Health Fund, the event features complimentary health services including diabetes and blood pressure testing, information on the HPV vaccine, cardiac and nutritional health services, mini massages and healthy refreshments.
Tickets are now on sale for Fantasy Forest 2017 – a benefit for Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics – MGH Foundation’s holiday fundraising event. This year’s lead sponsors are Title Sponsor Little Creek Casino Resort and Gala & Live Auction Sponsor Heritage Bank.
The 2017 Fantasy Forest season will begin Friday, November 3 and run through Saturday, November 18; ending a week of celebration with the Gala & Live Auction. Kick-off is with the Father-Daughter Dance to be held in a magical atmosphere created at the Shelton Civic Center on November 3. Brought back by popular demand is the ever popular, Barrels &Brews, which is featured as this year’s Toast to All Our Community Supporters. It is an evening of fun and festivity with wine and beer tasting at Alderbrook Resort & Spa on Friday, November 17. The Business Luncheon is also set for Friday, November 17 at Alderbrook.
Habitat for Humanity of Mason County is hosting an Upcycled! Block Party. This family-friendly event is on September 23, 10 am – 3 pm, in the parking lot of our Belfair Habitat Store, 22653 State Rt 3. The party theme is upcycling. There will be live music, raffles, activities for kids, food, and tons of information on how to upcycle.
Sign up for Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics’ October Children’s Immunnizatoin Clinic at Oakland Bay Pediatrics begins Tuesday.
Vaccinating school age children against childhood diseases protects all children and unites the community by empowering people in the goal of exceptional health. Mason General Hospital Oakland Bay Pediatrics, in partnership with Shelton School District, will hold an Immunization Clinic on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Oakland Bay Pediatrics, 247 Professional Way in Shelton.
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center of Olympia, WA will present a series of Saturday evening classes (from 5:30 to 6:30pm at Brilliant Moon in Shelton) to address how to deal with the difficulties we are seeing in our world. The course is titled, Beyond the Tyranny of Hatred and will be taught by American Buddhist monk Gen Kelsang Wangpo
Harmony Hill, a retreat center located just outside of Union, Washington, is offering two new fall wellness retreats that are open for everyone seeking ways to find new tools to create health and wellness in their own lives.
Modeled after our transformative three-day cancer retreats, our wellness retreats will focus on specific topics and are open to everyone. Incorporating group sessions, yoga, meditation, and other techniques, these retreats last three days and two nights. Accommodations, meals, and curriculum are included in the registration fee.
OysterFest is about a month away and as Skookum Rotary gears up for the 36th edition of the West Coast Oyster Shucking Championship & Washington State Seafood Festival, the Blog for Lifestyle & Travel (BLT for short) has included the annual fundraiser as one of the Festivals in Washington You Won’t Want to Miss.
The story puts OysterFest on the same list as Seattle’s Italian Festival, Levenworth Oktoberfest, Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival in Port Angeles, Spokane Renaissance Faire, Ridgefield Junk Bonanza, and Olympia Film Fest.
As three of the fastest rising stars if their generation, The Quebe Sisters have made their presence known in the country music scene. The fiddling siblings will be showcasing their tight harmonies and innate talent in a concert at Shelton High School Auditorium in Shelton, Washington on Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Single tickets to this performance are $30 (adults), $2 (children under 18). 2017-2018 season tickets are available for $70.
For more information call 360-426-1842 or 360-426-8159; or visit the Mason County Concert Association website at www.mccca.com.