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Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 25, 2014 • Photos
This coming Saturday, Sept 27, 2014, at 8am, The 8th Annual Gem of the Hill County 5k/10k run will that place. All runners, joggers and walkers are invited to come out and support the Mason Lions club by participating in the run and walk. You can register at the Mason Chamber of Commerce, or you can call Eva Tannehill at 325-347-1518.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 25, 2014
The Mason Garden Club will once again be having a booth at the Old Yeller Days celebration on Saturday, September 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the courthouse lawn. The club will be selling plants both that they have grown and those purchased commercially. This year they will have bluebonnet seed for sale, also.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
Don Durflinger will be conducting a study on the Seven Feasts of the Bible found in the Book of Leviticus (Chapter 23). Research often shows the mechanics of the Festivals while this presentation shows the meaning of each Festival in the Old Testament and in the New Testament. The study will be tonight, Wednesday, September 24 at 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
On the 29th of September, the Veterans of Foreign Wars will celebrate a birthday. The VFW was founded in 1899 on this date. The Mason Post will hold a celebration on the 29th at 6:30 p.m. at the Post home on Post Hill St. We invite you to come by and visit with us and help us celebrate our birthday. Any questions about the Mason VFW can be directed to Lawrence Spell, Post commander, at 325 429 6224.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
The Library Book Club has changed the date of the meeting. The Club will meet on Wednesday, October 1, at 5:00 P.M. to discuss Greg Iles’s Natchez Burning.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
The MISD Education Foundation presents Tom Shepherd & Coley McCabe band performing at a street dance on the square. The dance is scheduled for Saturday, October 18th at 8:30 PM, BBQ dinner at 7:00 catered by Wayne & Tana Hoffmann (minimum donation of $10). Justin & Heather McFarland will play from 7:15 - 8:15 pm.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
The Menard County SWCD #215 and the Menard County Agri-Life Service will host a CEU Pesticide Workshop on Wednesday, October 1, 2014. Registration will begin at 8:00AM at the Murchison/Whitehead Youth Complex. A catered noon meal will be served. Speakers include Jason Johnson with Mesonet, who will talk about “How the Mesonet can help When Applying Pesticides and Conducting Controlled Burns.” Cory Pence with TDA, will address the “Laws and Regulations Concerning Pesticide Use and Stor ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
WHAT: Give back to your community by giving the gift of life at the Mason Community Blood Drive on Wednesday, October 1st! About 25% of all blood is transfused to save the lives of cancer patients! WHEN: Mason Community Blood Drive Mason Library 761 South Pecan Wednesday, October 1st 4.00pm – 7.00pm In the Stribling Room of the Mason Library Call Ann Scarth at 347-4814 to schedule an appointment or go online to www.bloodhero.com Enter sponsor code: masontx Each donor gets: FREE chol ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014 • Photos
This coming Saturday, September 27, 2014, from 10am to 3pm, on the grounds of the Mason County Courthouse, the 2nd Annual Fall Festival of Churches will be there to sell great food, handmade items, as well as offer fun games for the kids to play. Each church is raising money for the great causes that they support.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014 • Photos
These Steady Steps children are anxious to have their play area finished! Come out and support The First United Methodist Church for their Trash to Treasure Sale to be held on Saturday, September 27, in the Social Hall from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Proceeds will go to the completion of the new playground and the church youth.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
Saturday, September 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This Saturday, following the Gem of the Hill Country 5K/10K Run, the courthouse lawn will be filled with activities. On the east side, The Fall Festival of Churches will have booths with many kinds of food and hand made items for sale.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014 • Photos
The Ol' Yeller Day celebration to be held Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Mason County Courthouse Lawn will bring to life the frontier times of Mason County and its literary heritage of Mason author Fred Gipson. Sponsored by the Mason County M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library, the event will showcase activities emphasizing the 1870s time period in which Ol' Yeller was set.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014 • Photos
The Old Yeller Days Celebration to be held Saturday, September 27 from 10 a.m. to 33 p.m. on the Mason County Courthouse Lawn to honor the life of the frontier times and its literary heritage of Mason author Fred Gipson. Sponsored by the Mason County M Beven Eckert Memorial Library, the event will include Old Time Games which features amusements enjoyed in times long past.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will offer another of its Sunday Afternoon Concert Series at the church on Sunday afternoon, September 21, at 4:30 p.m. The program features internationally acclaimed Italian cellist, Francesco Mastromatteo. He will be joined by returning artist Michael Schneider, a widely experienced concert pianist who is a native of San Angelo and current faculty member at Concordia University in Austin.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014 • Photos
Story Time is back at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library! Mitzie Lehne and Dutch were the readers for September 10, and they will be here much of the time this fall. Bring your preschoolers to join in this educational fun time on Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M.