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.
Habitat for Humanity of Mason County is hosting the second annual Upcycle! Block Party. This family-friendly event is 10 AM to 3 PM Saturday in the parking lot of the Shelton Habitat Store, 1826 Olympic Hwy N. The party theme is upcycling. There will be live music, food, garden shed raffle, activities for kids and lots of information on how to upcycle.
Here are results from 2018 Mason County Forest Festival car show and duck race.
Results from the 2018 Shelton Car Showoff – Presented by: NJROTC Booster and Shelton Rotary
|20’s or Earlier||Jack Bailey – Shelton|
|30’s||John Mackey – Olympia|
|40’s||Scott Valley – Gig Harbor|
|50’s||Doug Knight – Grapeview|
|60’s||Dave Lopeman – Shelton|
|70’s||Rob Zigler – Allyn|
|80’s||Class Winners – Olympia|
|Post 80’s||Rick Maestas – Shelton|
|Ford (before 1980)||Mike Racette – Shelton|
|Ford (1980 and newer)||Vincent Hughes – Shelton|
|Chevrolet (before 1960)||Jeff & Carol Sayer – Shelton|
|Chevrolet (1960 to 1979)||Robert Reeves – Cosmopolis|
|Chevrolet (1980 and newer)||Jim Ruiz – Yelm|
|All Other General Motors (before 1980)||Terry Barton – Port Angeles|
|All Other General Motors (1980 and newer)||Ricardo Garduno – Dupont|
|Chrysler, Plymouth or Dodge||Larry Birindelli – McCleary|
|Orphan (manufacturer out of business)||Lee LeGarde – Shelton|
|Import – European manufacturer||Greg Smith – Shelton|
|Import – Other than European manufacturer||Jeremy Hayek – Shelton|
|Unfinished||Jeff Ogno – Shelton|
|Wagon||Corey Zamzow – Shelton|
|Convertible||Lee Asche – Shelton|
|Truck||Stacey Bothello – Bremerton|
|Hot Rod||Al Burnett – Shelton|
|Rat Rod||Jim Buck – Shelton|
|Muscle Car||Larry Birindelli – McCleary|
|Detailed Engine||Rick – Conley – Olympia|
|Chrome||Vic Strickland – Union|
|Interior||Daniel Brewer – Shelton|
|Paint||David Lopeman – Shelton|
|Display||William Ells – Shelton|
|Motorcycle||TJ Cannon- Shelton|
|Forest Festival Court Choice||Dale Hanson – Puyallup|
|NJROTC Cadet Choice||Bill Englund – Olympia|
|Shelton Rotary Choice||Art Bushey – Shelton|
Winner of the 2018 Kiwanis Duck Race – Presented by: Kristmas Town Kiwanis
- Sarah Nichols
Watch the 2018 Mason County Forest Festival’s 74th Paul Bunyan Grand Parade. MasonWebTV Powered by HCC is broadcasting the parade the office of attorney Rob Johnson in the Angle Building at the intersection of 4th Street and Railroad Avenue. Parade starts at 11 AM.
For more information about the Mason County Forest Festival, click here.