A week long celebration kicks off this Sunday, September 9, and Maple Glen Senior Living Community in Shelton is joining tens of thousands of assisted living communities across the country for the festivities. National Assisted Living Week® continues through Saturday, September 15, and Mason County is honoring this year’s theme, “Capture the Moment.”
The Friends of the North Mason Timberland Library present Maritime Washington: A Watercolor History by Robert Chamberlain at 1 PM Tuesday, August 21st.
Come for a watercolor exhibition by award-winning painter Robert Chamberlain, who has lived in the Puget Sound nearly all his life and has been painting professionally in Olympia since 1960. His works have been exhibited in shows across the country, and depict the landscapes and lifestyles of the Pacific Northwest.
The United Way of Mason County’s Days of Caring are August 17th and 18th and include Free Dump Days. MasonWebTV Powered by HCC talked with Carrie Lemon, Executive Director of the United Way, and Kevin Schmelzlen from Shelton to the Top who is also Co-Chair of the Day of Caring events this year.
Musicians Hank and Claire share their love of music and folk singing in an hour of audience sing along Thursday, August 16 at 7 PM. “Hootenanny, Then and Now” is for adult and is complete with back stories and all the chorus words. Come ready to sing old favorites and a few new songs, but no instruments please.
Mason County Commissioner Kevin Shutty is holding mobile office hours in his district to provide an opportunity for constituents to discuss their priorities closer to home. Mobile office hours will be in Hoodsport on August 9, 2018 at the Timberland Library.
The Shelton School District Student & Family Resource Center is pleased to announce the 2018 Back to School Festival will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2018, from 10 am – 2 pm at the Mason Transit Community Center, 601 W. Franklin St., Shelton.
The Shelton Mason County Chamber of Commerce is holding its Community & Street Dance – Bite of Mason County Friday in Downtown Shelton. This year, the entire event has been moved to Railroad Avenue from 1st to 5th Streets and the hours have been extended into the evening running 11 AM to 8 PM.
On Saturday, July 7, 2018, the Shelton Police Department will be providing a police escort through downtown Shelton for the Washington Patriot Guard Riders. The Patriot Guard Riders are coming to Shelton to honor US Marine Corps Veteran Sergeant Milan Franklin with an escort and flag line en route to an honorary ceremony at the Shelton Civic Center to kickoff the start of the building process for Sergeant Franklin’s new Homes for Our Troops home.
MasonWebTV Powered by HCC broadcast the Community Candle Light Vigil in the name of Donna Sullivan. The event was held last Saturday at Sand Hill Ball Field #6 .
Throughout the event, there were various speakers and several people shared their story on how they have been impacted by domestic violence/abuse.There were also several manned tables with resources for victims and their loved ones as well as general information. Among those to attend were Turning Pointe, the Department of Correction and a member of the DOC’s Domestic Violence task force, North Mason Resources and Author Amy Stokley Johnson.
A community candle light vigil in the name of Donna Sullivan is set for 7 PM Saturday at Sand Hill Ball Field #6. Donna Sullivan was the victim of a domestic violence homicide on June 13th. Donna and her now jailed husband moved to the Collins Lake area only a few months before her murder.