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2015 Anderson Island Calendars

Featuring 13 breathtaking images by local, Smithsonian-recognized artist Sean Griffin, beautifully printed on sturdy polished card stock. Guaranteed to contain all 12 months and 365 days or your money back! A perfect Christmas gift or Hannukah gift for just $20, plus $3 postage if applicable.

Three ways to purchase:
  • In person:
    • Anderson Island General Store
    • Anderson Island Historical Society Gift Shop
    • Anderson Island Coffee Shop
  • Online Via PayPal to: lightscapes@me.com
  • U.S. Mail : Check for purchase price of $23.00, includes postage, to:
    Sean Griffin, 11803 Larson Road, Anderson Island, WA 98303



DuPont's Annual Winter Wonderland Bazaar - Saturday 15 November 2014

City of DuPont Annual Holiday Bazaar - Local Arts, Crafts, Holiday Shopping
Wonderful handmade food and gifts with something for everyone.
The bazaar will be held at Pioneer Middle School, 1750 Bob's Hollow Lane, DuPont, WA
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Free Admission

From I5 take Exit 118, continue on Center Drive, turn left (4th signal light).
The school will be on your right.

(City of DuPont Parks & Recreation)



Anderson Island Community Club Christmas Bazaar

Friday - 28 November from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday - 29 November from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday - 30 November from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

HOLIDAY BAZAAR has SOLD OUT! We will have 26 spaces this year! Mark your calendars! Santa will be available for photos on Saturday and Sunday from noon to 2:00 p.m. Lots of new vendors have signed up this year - there will be something for everyone on you shopping list! We will also have food for sale in the kitchen! Gift Raffle held every hour on the hour.



Red Ribbon Bazaar at Steilacoom High School - Saturday 06 December 2014

The 17th annual Red Ribbon Bazaar will be held at Steilacoom High School (54 Sentinel Drive) on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 from 9 AM to 4 PM. It is sponsored by the SHS Booster Club. This favorite holiday tradition features homemade handcrafted arts and crafts and other items perfect for holiday giving and enjoyment. Caroling and Choirs, Lunch and Espresso, Bake Sales, Kids Games and Crafts, Pictures with Santa, a Silent Tree Auction and Baskets perfect for the season. The Senior Class of 2015 Raffle will also be drawn at the event.

The $1 admission goes to support the art, athletic, and academic activities at Steilacoom High School. Come feel the spirit of giving and community! Email your questions to: redribbonbazaar@hotmail.com



Anderson Island Gift Sale - Riviera Lakeshore Restaurant - Saturday 06 December 2014

Naughty or Nice List? We have gifts for them all.

12 gift filled tables - Come support our local talent.

Great Food and Shopping all under one roof!

  • Saturday, December 6th 9:30 AM 9:00 PM

  • 11019 Country Club Dr. Anderson Island, WA 98303



    DuPont Girl Scout Winter Wonderland Craft and Food Bazaar - Sunday 14 December 2014

    Shop for gifts and support our trip to Switzerland

  • When: Sun, 12/14/2014 Add to my Yahoo / Google calendar
  • Time: 10am - 6pm
  • Where: Girl Scout Center, 1000 Davis Place, Dupont, WA
  • Cost: Free entrance!!

    40 Different Vendors, Santa's Work Shop, Pictures with Santa, Santa's Giftshop! Wreaths, Ornaments, Jewelry, Chocolate, Pet Presents, Kitchen Products, and Many More Unique Gifts! LOTS of raffle items! Bring 5 pairs of shoes in ANY condition and get a free raffle ticket! The Bazaar is hosted by Girl Scouts earning their way for a 14 day European Trip.

    Event Point of Contact: Amanda Bowens 360-888-3280



    Steilacoom 6th Annual Christmas Sing and Play Along - Sunday 14 December 2014

    6 PM to 8 PM at the Steilacoom Town Hall, 1717 Lafayette St. A free community event for all ages for musicians, singers, and listeners. No prior rehearsals necessary! Bring musical instruments, music stands, and enthusiasm. All ability levels welcome. Music and song sheets provided. Come and enjoy an evening of beautiful Christmas music produced by our own community! All participants and attendees are invited to bring an appetizer or dessert to share. Non-alcoholic drinks will be provided. Non-perishable food will be collected for our local food pantry.

    Questions? Contact Nancy Henderson, 584-7284, nehenders@comcast.net




    Box Tops for Education & Campbell's Soup Labels

    Help Steilacoom's schools by saving and turning in the Box Tops for Education and/or Campbell's Soup labels at any school.

    Click Here for a List of Box Top Brands



    We Love Steilacoom Association Food Pantry

    The Association operates a food bank for low-income individuals and families. Additionally, the Association provides need-based assistance for utility payments and, to the extent funds are available, scholarships for Steilacoom High School students with preference given to those attending a 2-year college or vocational school.

    Food distributions are on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Oberlin Congregational Church. Food donations may be dropped off at the Community Center or at the Food Bank during operating hours.

    Financial contributions for any of the programs, including the scholarship program, may be dropped off at the Community Center. A separate check, made payable to the Association, may also be sent in with your utility bill.

    For more information, contact Paul Loveless at 581-1912 or Sharon Cornett, Food Pantry Coordinator, at 581-1076.



    Volunteer!

    You will meet great new friends and have fun!
    • For activities at the Community Center, contact Pauline Monk at 983-2599.
    • The Steilacoom Food Bank always welcomes volunteers. Contact Paul Loveless at 983-2074
    • We have a very active volunteer Parks Group. Contact Nancy Henderson at 584-7284
    • The Citizens Fireworks Committee is preparing for this year's 4th of July. Contact Danny Lopez at 582-4995.





    Steilacoom Museum Association Annual Events
    • Ice Cream Social located on the Museum patio on Rainier Street.
      During the Town-Wide 4th of July Celebration, Noon - 4 p.m.

    • Salmon Bake on the shores of Puget Sound at Sunnyside Beach.
      Last Sunday in July, Noon - 4 p.m.

    • Apple Squeeze
      Festival of the apple with 20 presses for cider squeezing; apple products for sale.
      1st Sunday in October, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    • Christmas At the Orr Home
      253 584-4133 for more information
    Click Here for SHMA Event Details




    Steilacoom's Main Street, a route through Puget Sound History - By Nancy Covert

    Come Memorial Day 2014, national and state flags will ripple from the lamp posts lining Main Street that are accented with colorful, flowering baskets that remain in place until after Labor Day.

    That's the way Steilacoomites celebrate the spring/summer seasons in its waterfront town, a place that once had sincere aspirations to become: state capitol, terminus for the Northern Pacific Railroad, summer resort destination, and a few other things... after it was founded in the 19th century. Tacoma, i.e., "the City of Destiny" and, later, other cities, eventually took over those roles.

    Instead Steilacoom, a 2.1 square mile town, became a Bedroom Community. But that's OK with its residents, who take pride in the 160-year history that it marks this year. This summer, while visiting the Town on the Sound, take time to enjoy its popular Farmers Market and Concerts in the Park: two of the town's most enjoyable summer activities.

    Although Main St. is technically the second major arterial in the Town of Pink Flowers-Steilacoom's Main Street also is one rich in history about the first town in the state-founded 160 years ago this spring. Since this year also marks Washington State's 125th Anniversary, it's a dual opportunity to learn more about the city's role in early state history.

    For those who haven't already visited Steilacoom Historical Museum on Main Street or the Steilacoom Tribal Cultural Center and Museum on Lafayette Street, consider stopping by these local repositories of community history. Both sites offer overviews about why this area was settled first in the state-160 years ago.

    The steep route-3/10th of a mile, from the top of Main to the waterfront below, bypasses a community center, public safety department, Immaculate Conception Mission Church, as well as Steilacoom Historical Museum, Orr's wagon Shop, Town Hall, and terminates at the Bandstand in Pioneer Orchard Park, with a marker for the site of the town's first school, plus a spectacular view of the snow-capped Olympic Mountains.

    Just around the corner from the intersection of Lafayette and Main streets, is Chambers Bay Road: the route to the 2015 USGA tournament at Chambers Bay. Enjoy your summer-whether it's shopping at the Market or enjoying the music in the Park-very few places compare with Steilacoom.



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    Magic Mops Cleaning


    Family owned and locally operated business serving Olympia, Lacey, Dupont, Steilacoom, Lakewood, Tacoma, Washington. We pride ourselves on the quality of work we do and the professional demeanor in which we do it.
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    10511 Gravelly Lake Drive S.W.
    Lakewood, Washington 98499
    253.476.0421

    Pederson & Sons Contractors

    Full service, licensed, bonded, insured general contractor. Home improvement, repair, remodeling company specializing in residential and commercial projects. Will beat any written estimate and help you design your project to work within your budget.
    Click Here For Web Site
    916 1st Street
    Steilacoom, WA 98388
    253.226.7551





    Town of Steilacoom Annual Events
    Garden Club Plant Sale - Second Saturday in May
    Steilacoom Farmers Market - June, July, August - Every Wednesday
    Concerts In The Park - June, July, August - Every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
    Old Fashioned, Hometown, Independence Day Parade, Street Fair, Fireworks
    Salmon Bake - Last Sunday in July, Noon - 4:00 p.m.
    Garage Sale Saturday - Second Saturday in August, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Apple Squeeze - First Sunday in October, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Christmas At Town Hall - First Friday in December
    Rowdy Woods


    Custom, rustic woodworking. Corbels, beams,
    columns, mantles, arches, doors, gates, purlins,
    signs, cat houses, doghouses, bird houses,
    log shelters, animal sculptures, tikis, and
    ornamental crosses.
    Click Here For Web Site
    Steilacoom
    253.226.9338



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