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Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015 • Photos
The Llano Country Opry will be held on Saturday, May 9. Moe Bandy will return to the Llano Country Opry with two performances-an afternoon matinee at 2:30 PM and an evening show at 7:30 PM. Admission is $20.00 and tickets are on sale online at www.heartoftexascountry.com, at the Llano Chamber of Commerce, Lively Computers or by calling (325) 247-5354.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015
Physicals will be administered on May 27th (Wednesday) in the high school gym at 3:30 p.m. All incoming 7th, 9th, and 11th grade girls and boys must have an updated physical to participate in athletics next year and can get it done at this time. Cost of the physical is $15.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015
May 8th is the day we celebrate victory over Europe during World War II. VFW Post 8554 Mason will hold a ceremony on the 12th of May to honor this date in our history. Ceremony will begin at 1;15 at the post on Post Hill St. All interested parties are invited to attend.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015
Carol Tucker will be teaching a Microsoft Word 2010 class at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library in June. The class is held one night each week for four consecutive weeks. The class is free, but class size is limited. Please call 325-347-5446 to register.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015 • Photos
The annual Habitat for Humanity Spring Benefit will be held on Saturday, May 16 at the historic Homer Martin Ranch on the banks of the Llano River. This year’s benefit is shaping up to be one of the best ones ever. Highlighting the event will the entertainment by renowned jazz musician Johnny Nicholas and his band.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 30, 2015
The Peter’s Prairie School Community Association will have Rummage & Bake Sale on Friday & Saturday, May 15th & 16th, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Peter’s Prairie School Building in Camp Air. We need help and donations for this biennial event to raise funds to assist in preserving and maintaining the restored schoolhouse of bygone days.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 30, 2015
Mason’s summer tennis camp has been scheduled for June 8th through June 18th at the Mason School courts. This camp will be for players of all ages and there will be three 1 ½ hour time blocks. Beginners will meet from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m., intermediates from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., and advanced from 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 30, 2015
We invite the entire community to visit our Book Fair in the Mason Elementary/Jr. High Library. You will get the chance to purchase best sellers, Newbery and Caldecott Medal-winning books, chapter books, picture books and hundreds of other items only available at the Scholastic Book Fair. We also invite you to support the “Give the Gift of Reading” program at the Book Fair.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 29, 2015
Bluebonnet CASA was founded in 2002. As a non-profit organization, Bluebonnet CASA trains volunteers to advocate for children who are victims of abuse and/or neglect throughout Mason, Menard, McCulloch and Kimble counties. CASA volunteers are everyday people – teachers, business people, retirees, stay-at-home moms, and grandparents – who are committed to making a difference for children who might otherwise slip through the cracks in an overburdened foster care system.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 29, 2015
May 1st is Loyalty day. VFW post 8554 Mason will honor this day with a ceremony on the 5th of May at 1:30 p.m. It will be held at the Post on Post Hill St. All interested parties are invited to attend. Questions about Mason VFW post may be directed to Lawrence Spell, post commander, at 325 429 6224.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 29, 2015
May 5, 2014 M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. TOPIC: Cash Flow, You either have or you’re broke! Peggy Rosser, Rural Business Advisor Small Business Development Center Angelo State University
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • Posted April 21, 2015
Mason County Cancer Benefit to be held at Heritage Park Saturday April 25th 11am to 8pm Come out and enjoy all the fun the Mason County Cancer Benefit has to offer from delicious food to incredible auction items and fantastic games! The festivities will end with a beautiful luminary service at dusk!
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • Posted April 21, 2015
St. Joseph parishioners are ready to serve you their delicious BBQ Chicken with ALL of the trimmings this Sunday, April 26th! This is their 10th Annual Springfest Fundraiser and the serving begins at 11 AM in St. Joseph’s Hall located on the church grounds. The price per plate remains at a $10 donation.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • Posted April 21, 2015 • Photos
The Mason Tennis Association Tennis-A-Thon fundraiser was a smashing success in raising over $8000. The money will be used to improve our tennis center. Many of our tennis playing youth, ages 3 to 18, played tennis for 1 and 1/2 hours on March 22nd and acquired sponsors who donated money to them for playing. The top fundraiser for this event was 3rd grader Riley McBride, who raised $560.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • Posted April 21, 2015
The Library Book Club will meet on Tuesday, April 28, at 5:00 P.M. in the Stribling Room of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library. They’ll be discussing Moloka’i by Alan Brennert.