Category Archives: Community Events

Habitat Wall Raising Ceremony Dec. 9th

Members of the Skookum Rotary Club will be lending a hand on Saturdays, December 2nd and 9th at the Shelton construction site of Habitat House #27 at 325 Grandview in Shelton. The Wall Raising Ceremony will be on Saturday, December 9th at 2:00 pm. The public is encouraged to join friends and family for this event.

Continue reading… →

MTA Celebrates 25 Years of Service

Mason Transit Authority is celebrating 25 years of service with a customer appreciation day. Everyone is invited to the MTA Transit-Community Center form 2 PM to 4:30 PM, Friday, December 1st.

First Responders Create Tree for Fantasy Forest

Firefighters from Mason County designed and created a Christmas Tree for the 23rd Annual Mason General Hospital Foundation’s Fantasy Forest. MasonWebTV Powered by HCC spoke with Firefighter/Paramedic Don Entus, one of the designers, Thursday after the “First Responder Tree” was set up at Alderbrook Resort and Spa in Union.

The Foundation’s Holiday celebration is the fundraiser that supports the purchase of medical and healthcare related equipment for Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics. Other trees on the auction block this year have themes including Seahawks, bird houses and a dream catcher.

Continue reading… →

Digiprove sealCopyright protected by Digiprove © 2017 Dedrick Allan

Fantasy Forest Events Friday & Saturday

Events for the 23rd Annual Mason General Hospital Foundation’s Fantasy Forest are Friday and Saturday. The Foundation’s Holiday celebration is being held once again at Alderbrook Resort and Spa in Union. The fundraiser supports the heartfelt mission to enhance the quality of healthcare for all residents of Mason County. Funds raised help support the purchase of medical and healthcare related equipment for MGH&FC and this year’s funds will go toward the purchase of a new 3D Mammography System.

There are two events on Friday and one on Saturday:

More information is available online: https://www.masongeneral.com/community/events/fantasy-forest

Continue reading… →

3 Redneck Tenors to Perform In Shelton

Live On Stage, Inc. and Mason County Community Concert Association announce ‘America’s Got Talent’ Finalists as part of their 2017 – 2018 Concert Season. The 3 Redneck Tenors are a “new breed” in the world of tenors. The three classically trained Broadway and opera stars are bringing a show unlike any you’ve ever seen before to Shelton High School Auditorium in Shelton, Washington on Friday, November 17th, 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.

Continue reading… →

Shelton Youth Basketball League

Shelton Parks and Recreation is now accepting registrations for the upcoming Shelton Youth Basketball League that runs from Saturday, November 2 through Saturday, February 3. The league is open to second through seventh grade boys and girls. Registration forms are available at local schools, the Shelton Civic Center, and online at www.sheltonwa.gov.  Registrations are due by November 18.  The participation fee is $60.00. 

Continue reading… →

Veterans Day Brunch at Maple Glen

Maple Glen Senior Living is offering free brunch for Veterans Friday morning. The buffet (free for veterans; $4 for accompanying guests) is available from 7:30 AM to 9 AM. The senior living community asks that you call 360-427-0300 for reservations and to RSVP for groups of three or more.

Other Maple Glen events open to the public this month:

Continue reading… →

Digiprove sealCopyright protected by Digiprove © 2017 Dedrick Allan

17th Annual Warm Hands Project Begins

Hundreds of Mason County children will be able to enjoy warm hands and heads during our cold winter months this year thanks to the 17th annual “WARM HANDS” project sponsored this year by Kristmas Town Kiwanis.

WARM HANDS is the collection of new mittens, gloves, and hats for Mason County elementary school children. The items are collected during the entire month of November and then delivered to elementary schools throughout Mason County the first week of December.

Continue reading… →

Free Women’s Health Event Saturday

Reminder: 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.

Continue reading… →

Pumpkin Catapult Competition Saturday

Pumpkins will be flying Saturday as Hunter Farms hosts the Annual Union Pumpkin Catapult Contest.

The competition is part of PumpkinFest at the historic farm and starts at noon. These wood crafted pumpkin catapults and trebuchets compete for builder skill, accuracy, and showmanship.

Continue reading… →