Category Archives: Community Events

Loren & Mark to Perform In Shelton

Live On Stage, Inc. and Mason County Community Concert Association announce International Guitar Duo as part of their 2019 – 2020 Concert Season.

New Zealand native Mark Mazengarb and Loren Barrigar, known for their unique musical chemistry and sensitive musicality, will be performing live in concert at Shelton High School Auditorium in Shelton, Washington on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

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Western Troubadour Live at the Library

Timberland Regional Library presents “Live at the Library.” In September, it’s Kerry Grombacher, The Western Troubadour.

Kerry plays contemporary folk and Western songs on the guitar and mandolin. In the spirit of the troubadours of old, he paints vivid portraits with stories set in the landscapes of his life, from his home on New Orleans’ Bayou to the Southwest desert, and up to Montana and the Northwest forests.

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Tahuya Salmon Bake Saturday

Tahuya’s 50th Annual Salmon Bake is Saturday from 12 PM to 5 PM at the Tahuya Fire Hall, 14880 NE. Northshore Road.

Menu includes fresh-caught salmon, yakisoba noodles, rice, coleslaw, pickled beets, corn bread, dessert and drink. Cost is $18 for adults, $8 for children 6 to 12, and a family of four (2 adults & 2 children) is $50.

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Kilmer to Hold Town Halls

In order to hear from constituents about the issues that matter to them, Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) will hold a series of town halls throughout the region, as well as a telephone town hall for folks who cannot attend an in-person town hall. The meetings will be open to the public.

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Chalk the Walks Tuesday

The Shelton Mason County Chamber of Commerce is inviting everyone to Chalk the Walks on Tuesday.

For the sixth year, the Chamber is joining Chalk the Walks (a project of The Joy Team) to host a community-wide sidewalk chalking event. All you have to do is spend some time outside writing an uplifting message or create some chalk artwork on your sidewalk, driveway, or parking lot. Help make our community cheerful and entertaining for everyone to enjoy.

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August Is Overdose Awareness Month

On July 23, 2019, the Mason County Board of Health declared the month of August as Overdose Awareness Month in Mason County. August 31St, 2019 is recognized around the world as International Overdose Awareness Day. The aim of International Overdose Awareness Day is to raise awareness, reduce the stigma of drug-related deaths, remember those who have died or suffered permanent injury because of drug overdose and encourage discussion about overdose prevention and drug policy.

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Stuff Pioneer School Bus Drive Set

The Pioneer School District is sponsoring a “Stuff the Bus” campaign for back-to-school supplies. This will occur on August 9, 10, and 11, from 10 am to 4 pm, in the Shelton Walmart parking lot. This is a great opportunity to help support kids as they start school. The hope is to fill a bus to capacity with items that students use every day, such as, notebooks, paper, pencils, markers, pens, rulers, etc. Any item that supports student’s education will be accepted.

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Free Dump Vouchers for Day of Caring

[VIDEO] In partnership with Mason County Public Works and Republic Services, United Way of Mason County will be handing out vouchers for the final Mason County free dump day of this year. Loretta Swanson, the County’s Public Works Director, explained the voucher process during Tuesday’s Mason County Commission meeting:

Vouchers will be handed out to 300 Mason County residents, on a first- come first- serve basis to be redeemable on September 6, 2019 at the Mason County Landfill at 501 E Eells Hill Road, Shelton, WA.

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Fantasy Forest Tickets on Sale Now

James Bond is coming to Shelton. Mason General Hospital Foundation’s signature holiday event, Fantasy Forest, returns to Little Creek Casino Resort this November, with the sleek and glamourous world of 007 and international espionage serving as the backdrop. Once again featuring the popular events Father Daughter Night Out, Business Luncheon & Confections Auction, Barrels & Brews, and Gala and Live Auction; Fantasy Forest promises a week full of festive celebrating, holiday cheer and the spirit of giving back to Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics.

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Oakland Bay Pediatrics Hosting Immunization Clinics

As students and their parents get ready for the new school year, it’s important to remember to stay up-to-date on required immunization shots. Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics is committed to offering patients and community members options when it comes to fulfilling their health care needs. MGH Oakland Bay Pediatrics is pleased to offer two immunization clinics this year prior to the start of the school year.

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