- Toledo Schools: ACT 2-Hour Late Start Today
- Market Fresh IGA: $500 Winner Donates All To Local Neighbors In Need
- MAPS Clubs Offer After-School Creative Exploration
- v:T Farm Guide Deadline Looms
- Today: City Council
- Tuesday: Health & Hope Serves Uninsured
- Wednesday: Toledo Tourism & Branding, Common Ground Toledo Meetings
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
From Toledo School District: ACT 2-Hour Late Start today.
- Last Saturday’s event - TMS competes in Science at LCC.
- March 5th - 9th SmileMobile at Winlock Middle/High School
- March 6th - Music Mania ‘18 Concert 7 PM incl. drama, band & choir
- March 8th - Mr. T Pageant 7 PM @ THS Commons
Andrea Jones shared: We made our own rubber “emoji” stamps and stickers today in the MAP comic creators and hand-crafters club.
This is definitely a project MAP clubs will be doing again!
Upcoming classes being emailed this week. Click on link above for more info.
Toledo Market Fresh IGA reports: Another customer won a $500 punch card prize recently, and donated it immediately to a worthy local cause to help neighbors in need, according to sources. That’s Toledo spirit!
One more reason to shop local.
vision:Toledo posted: ATTN: TOLEDO FARMS! It is not too late to get your information in this year’s Lewis County Farm Guide. Last year through combined efforts we distributed over 9000 copies! That’s a lot of eyes seeing where you’re at and what you have to offer! If you or anyone you know would like to have your information in this year’s Farm Guide please visit us on our webpage: http://extension.wsu.edu/lewis// to apply online or download a hard copy form. Deadline for applications is March 15.
Today: Toledo City Council meets 6 PM first and third Mondays monthly. Dates may change if scheduled on or near a federal holiday. Visit www.toledowa.us or call (360)864-4564.
Workshops & Special Meetings: Occasionally the council will hold a workshop or special meeting. Dates and times will be announced prior to meetings.
Generally they are held the same night of council meetings.
Tuesday: Health & Hope Medical Outreach announced: Taking care of our community one week at a time! We were grateful to offer 69 patients free healthcare in January and offer 75 visits!
Wednesday: The monthly Tourism Lewis County Network meeting will be at Morgan Arts Centre 1 - 3 PM March 7. Open to those interested in promoting and marketing Lewis County.
Also: Common Ground Toledo hosts their monthly business meeting 7 PM at Camp Singing Wind. New members welcome.
Reservations required: Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch Wednesday & Friday are sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Suggested donation $3 for those 60+ years of age. Call (360)864-2112 for details.
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
Free: 7 PM March 6 at Toledo High School - Music Mania '18 concert that will include drama, band and choir.
More Fun: Toledo High School’s incomparable Mr T Pageant returns 7 PM March 8. Be amazed at the talent, innovation, and sheer hilarity guaranteed to knock the rust off your funny bone.
Fundraiser: Comedy Night Toledo Youth Baseball Fundraiser March 17 At Donna’s Place.
Fabulous: vision:Toledo’s BIG Community Meeting 7 PM March 22 at Toledo Middle School.
For Teens: Applications are now being accepted for summer Ecology Youth Corps work, and must be received by April 6. Earn $11.50/hour for a 4-week session during either early or late summer session. Details and application online at www.ecology.wa.gov/eyc.
Foraging: Washington Dept of Fish & Wildlife affirmed: Razor clam digging outlook for SW Washington in March & April 2018. Updated February 27, 2018.
Tentative razor clam digs in March and April:
- March 16, Friday, 7:03 p.m.; +0.2 feet; Copalis, Mocrocks
- March 17, Saturday, 7:36 p.m.; +0.2 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis, Mocrocks
- April 19, Thursday, 9:46 a.m.; -0.9 feet; Mocrocks
- April 20, Friday, 10:37 a.m.; -0.7 feet; Mocrocks
- April 21, Saturday, 11:34 a.m.; -0.4 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks (digging hours will be extended to 1 p.m.)
- April 22, Sunday, 12:38 p.m.; -0.1 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks (digging hours will be extended to 2 p.m.)
Fun: Toledo Senior Center hosts their Fifth Annual Ladies Tea April 8. Tix now on sale $20. Hurry, these sell out fast!
Your continued support is critical as Lewis County Seniors move into their first year as a self-supporting non-profit entity. Toledo Senior Center aims to keep the lights on with monthly breakfasts, community meals, classes and special events.
Check out their 2018 Calendar of Community Events.
For The Kids: Brooke Sellards Acosta asks “Does your business or family want to support Toledo Youth Baseball? There are a couple ways to show your pride. I have attached forms to become a signboard and/or team sponsor. Family signboards are $200 the first year and $100 each year after that to renew. Message me if you are interested.”
Signboard Form 2018.pdf
For The Future: TES PTO Kids Garden is looking for garden sponsors, which ensures the continuation and improvement of this awesome program. If your family or business is interested, the form is below.
* Garden Sponsor Form 2017-18.docx
For The Future: Toledo Middle School PTO's posted: If you would like to help support our efforts to bring more laptops to Toledo Middle School please read this and spread the word. You can donate here. Thank you for your support of our kids.
Full details posted in 02.23.2018 Friday Column.
Finally: Vision:TOLEDO announces Sign up forms for (2018) Cheese Days Parade and vendor booths. Full information about the parade can be found here:
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