– 2014 MONTHLY EVENTS –
2nd Tuesday of each month
Relay for Life – Team Rally meetings
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Prairie Lanes Bowling Alley
– 2014 JUNE EVENTS –
Sunday June 1st
Relay for Life – Survivor Social
– more info to come later
www.relayforlifeofsethurston.org (search “SE Thurston Fire Authority”)
Saturday, June 14
Flag Day Ceremony
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Yelm City Park
Saturday, June 21
Prairie Days Golf Tournament
Location: Tahoma Valley Golf Course
Sponsored by Chamber Foundation
Thursday, June 26
Prairie Days Parade
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Registration open at the Yelm Chamber Office
Thursday-Saturday, June 26-27-28
Prairie Days Celebration
Location: Yelm City Park
Sponsored by Yelm Lions Club
– December 2014 Events –
- City of Rainier Christmas Tree Lighting & Carols – December 4, 2014 at 6:00pm. Come have cookies, cider, and candy canes from Santa, receive a little gift and have your picture taken.
- Christmas Parade – December 6, 2014 at 9:30am
- Christmas In the Park – Follows directly after Christmas parade
- City of Yelm Christmas Tree Lighting – December 6, 2014 at 5:30pm
Yelm Chamber of Commerce Award
Yelm Chamber of Commerce will be recognizing S.E. Thurston Fire Authority as the Non-Profit winner of a 2014 Member Award at their December 9, 2014 Luncheon Forum, 11:30am, at the Prairie Hotel Conference Center.
Santa Run 2014
The Santa Run will be held on Sunday, December 14th at 6:00 pm. Confirmed locations included: Nisqually Pines and Lawrence Lake.
2014 Holiday Gift & Food Drive
S.E. Thurston Fire Authority, Yelm and Rainier Auxiliary Fire Stations
Cities of Yelm and Rainier
Donations accepted until December 19th!
Gift wrapping and food basket assembly.
Time: December 16, 17, and 18 at 6:00 pm
Where: Station 22, located at 17213 – 153rd Ave SE (out by Lawrence Lake)
For more volunteer information, contact: Call Kathie Schleis at (360) 280-0941 or Tanya King at (253) 208-2220.
Family Donation Pick-Up, Saturday December 20th. Times will be assigned.
Drop off Locations:
Yelm Fire Station:
Hours: 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday
709 Mill Road SE • Yelm, Washington
Phone: (360) 458-2799
Cash donations are welcome. All donations are tax deductible.
Non-Food Items for Children:
|New (or Gently Used) Items for Boys and Girls of All Ages (partial list)||Gift Cards To:|
Coats (like new) All Sizes
Gloves & Hats
Food Items to Donate
|Protein Foods: Meat, Poultry, Fish, Dry Beans, and Nuts||Grains: Bread, Cereal, Rice, and Pasta|
canned beef stews
canned or dried beans
|rice and rice mixes
dry noodles and pastas
macaroni and cheese mix
hot cereal mixes
bread, muffin, and pancake mixes
|Dairy: Milk, Yogurt and Cheese||Vegetables|
nonfat dry milk
instant breakfast drinks
shelf-stable (UHT) milk (small boxes)
canned and boxed pudding
canned tomato products
|Fruits||Oils and Condiments|
fruit leather (100% fruit)
canned and boxed 100% juice
jelly and jam
Non-Food Household Items to Donate
Certain non-food items may also be welcome. These are especially important for our friends using government assistance. Many of these items are not covered in their monthly allowance.
|Paper Products||Soap Products|
laundry and dish detergent
|Personal Care Products||Extras|
feminine hygiene products