Announcements


Welcome Back Shrimpfest 2019

posted Nov 25, 2018, 7:11 AM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Nov 25, 2018, 7:12 AM ]

Welcome Back ShrimpFest 2019

Brinnon Parks and Recreation along with Emerald Towns Alliance are pleased to announce ShrimpFest will be back at Yelvik’s General Store field in 2019. Community members of Brinnon have rallied around the event providing the support needed to move forward with ShrimpFest 2019.  ShrimpFest will continue to provide live entertainment, food vendors, kid zone, specialty vendors, hood canal spotted shrimp for sale, and much, much more.

Proceeds generated by this event will continue to go back into the community supporting non-profits and Brinnon Parks and Recreation. Past recipients through the years include the Food Bank, Parents Teachers Association, college scholarships for local high school students, Brinnon School programs, Boy & Girls Scouts, Center Valley Animal Rescue, Brinnon and Quilcene Community Centers, and computer lab at the Brinnon Community Center.

The official kick-off will be on December 1st with letters to prospective sponsors and applications going out to vendors on January 1st. Numerous volunteers are still needed. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Pam Barnet at pbarnet@brinnonparksandrec.org. If you are interested in being a vendor, sponsors or entertainer please contact Belinda Graham at bgraham@brinnonparksandrec.org.


Brinnon School PTO Fall Festival

posted Oct 27, 2018, 10:41 AM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Oct 27, 2018, 10:42 AM ]

Join us at the Fall Festival today at Brinnon School (Oct 27th) 5:30-7:00 Trunk or treat will be right after 7-7:30ish back parking lot

Shrimpfest 2019? Let's make it happen...

posted Oct 25, 2018, 9:27 AM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Oct 25, 2018, 9:27 AM ]

Brinnon Parks and Recreation District is working with Emerald Towns Alliance to bring back Shrimpfest in 2019. The District would take the lead in managing the event with the backing of the Alliance. This efforts needs community support and involvement to make it happen. If you are interested in volunteering for Shrimpfest 2019, please contact Pam Barnet at pbarnet@Brinnonparksandrec.org  Volunteers are needed in the following areas:


  • Advertising/Marketing/Social Media
  • Donations
  • Event layout/Setup/Services/Teardown
  • Parking/Event Signage
  • Shrimp Processing
  • Shrimp Sales Booth
  • Ticket Booth
  • Vendors


The District will decide at their November 14, Board meeting at the Brinnon Community Center Center at 6:30pm if enough volunteers are interested in bringing back Shrimpfest 2019. Please let Pam know your interest in participating by November 10 at pbarnet@Brinnonparksandrec.org or 360-796-7002. This meeting is open to the public.

Pam Barnet appointed New Parks and Recreation Commissioner

posted Oct 17, 2018, 8:40 AM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Oct 17, 2018, 8:40 AM ]

On October 10, 2018 Pam Barnet was appointed Brinnon Parks and Recreation District Commissioner Position No.5. The Board welcomes their newest Commissioner and looks forward to working togethers to provide recreational services to the community of Brinnon. Pam joins the Board with experience as a retired teacher, planning commissioner, Senior Center secretary and much, much, more. Pam currently volunteers at the Habitat for Humanity Store in Quilcene. With the addition of Pam to the Board, all positions are filled. We look forward to participating in the Brinnon School PTO Fall Festival on October 28, 2018. We hope to see you there!

GiveJefferson.org Give Where You Live!

posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:13 PM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Oct 5, 2018, 6:13 PM ]

Brinnon Parks and Recreation's 2019 Youth Kayak Tours was selected as one of the organizations you can choose to give to through the GiveJefferson.org Give Where You Live campaign. Please visit the website and donate $5 to help support this local program. Thanks!

Seeking to fill vacant Commission position

posted Aug 29, 2018, 5:10 PM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Aug 29, 2018, 5:10 PM ]

Please see the attached press release to learn more about becoming a Brinnon Parks and Recreation Commissioner.

Kayaking Tour for Brinnon's youth - RESCHEDULED to Spring/Summer 2019

posted Aug 16, 2018, 3:03 PM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Sep 17, 2018, 5:05 PM ]

On August 20, Brinnon Parks and Recreation Commission approved an agreement with Brinnon Kayak to provide Introductory kayaking tours for Brinnon's youth. For nominal charge of $5 per participant (youth 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult family member). Enrollment is limited, see attached flier.

ART & WINE FUNDRAISER SUCCESS!

posted Aug 11, 2018, 10:15 AM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Aug 11, 2018, 10:18 AM ]

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Brinnon Parks and Recreation Art and Wine Fundraiser. A good time had raising money for a good cause.

ART & Wine Fundraiser - Sold out

posted Aug 4, 2018, 5:43 PM by Brinnon Parks

We've sold out! If you are interested in future events, please let us know at bgraham@brinnonparksandrec.org All proceeds go to recreation programs and events with our community. Thanks!

New Sponsor for Art and Wine Fundraiser

posted Jul 31, 2018, 4:22 PM by Brinnon Parks   [ updated Jul 31, 2018, 4:23 PM ]

Southern Glazers Wine and Spirits is our event Wine sponsor. Thank you SGWS! The Art and Wine Fundraiser is August 8th from 4pm to 6pm at Pleasant Harbor Marina Patio. RSVP: bgraham@brinnonparksandrec.org

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