- April 2019: Child Abuse Awareness Month
- National Weather Service Seattle: Storms Heading In By Weekend
- Ethan Siegel: 6 Questions On Event Horizon Telescope's Big Announcement
- Not Strictly Toledo: Health & Hope Medical Clinic
- Today: Ukulele Lessons
- Toledo High School Sports: April 2019
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
Since 1983, the United States has observed the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, spreading the message that communities must be more proactive in preventing child abuse and neglect. The pinwheel is a symbol of a happy childhood and is meant to convey that every child deserves the chance to be raised in a healthy, safe, and nurturing environment.
Farmers Insurance- Cyndi Philbrook Agency posted:
- Help Great Childhoods Happen Digital Campaign: Throughout April we’ll demonstrate how we can all support great childhoods and promote the 30 things you should know to help make great childhoods happen.
- Wear Blue Day: On Friday, April 5th, individuals and organizations across the US will band together to make a visible commitment to preventing child abuse and helping make great childhoods happen nationwide by wearing blue.
- Pinwheels & Pinwheel Gardens: The pinwheel has come to serve as the national symbol of the great childhoods we want for all children. Throughout April, planting pinwheel gardens in honor of children in communities nationwide demonstrates how we can all support great childhoods and promote ways to help great childhoods happen.
From www.whitehouse.gov : Proclamation on National Child Abuse Prevention Month, 2019
US National Weather Service Seattle Washington says:
White Pass Ski Area shared:
Washington State Office of The Attorney General:
Apr 1 2019
AG Ferguson leads 38 AGs to fight misguided rollback of opioid guidelines
Attorney General Bob Ferguson and a bipartisan coalition of 38 other attorneys general today submitted a comment letter urging the federal government to reverse course on its proposal to eliminate opioid prescribing guidelines in the midst of the opioid epidemic.
Click here to read the full news release...
Lewis County Solid Waste Utility added two events:
Spring Break: Centralia Rollerdrome asks:
Looking for a fun day for the family? We are open Monday through Friday 1:00 to 4:00 for skating, bouncing and games. Also our regular sessions, still available for Birthday Parties too.
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Starts With A Bang posted: 6 Supermassive Questions On The Eve Of The Event Horizon Telescope's Big Announcement
“3.) Is a black hole’s event horizon circular, as predicted, or does it take on a different shape? Although all physically realistic black holes are expected to spin to some degree, the event horizon’s shape is predicted to be indistinguishable from that of a perfect sphere.
But other shapes are possible. Some objects bulge along their equators when they rotate, creating a shape known as an oblate spheriod, such as planet Earth. Others creep up along their rotational axes, resulting in a football-like shape known as a prolate spheroid. If General Relativity is correct, a sphere is what we anticipate, but there’s no substitute for making the critical observations ourselves. When the images come out on April 10, we should have our answers.”
On April 10, one of the longest-awaited advances will finally be upon us, as the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration will reveal their very first image of a black hole’s event horizon. It should test General Relativity as never before, including measuring the black hole’s event horizon, its sphericity, the radiation coming from around it, and many other properties.
What’s the full suite of what our first direct image of a black hole might teach us? Come get the amazing science behind a spectacular discovery we’ve all been waiting for!
*Special thanks to Ethan Siegel for sharing this article with The Other Toledo.
Astrophysicist and author Ethan Siegel is the founder and primary writer of Starts With A Bang! His books, Treknology and Beyond The Galaxy, are available online, and locally at Gallery 505. You can bid on the pair of signed first editions at Gayle Homes’ Silent Auction Fundraiser April 27 at Donna’s Place.
Not Strictly Toledo: Health and Hope Medical Outreach
FREE MEDICAL CLINIC TONIGHT from 5:30 - 8:00pm
Located at 1911 Cooks Hill Rd. Centralia. (NW Pediatrics - West Building)
Health & Hope Medical Outreach provides FREE walk-in medical care and Mental Healthcare to the uninsured and under-insured of Lewis county and South Thurston county.
Today: Uke Lessons:
Wednesday night - Dancing Moon Yoga says:
Hello friends! We're taking spring break off, so there will be no Wednesday evening yoga this week. We will be back on Wednesday, April 10. I hope you all have a lovely week and look forward to seeing you on the 10th!
Thursday: Gallery 505 First Look - Opening Night for April Exhibit: Inside Out
From City of Toledo: ISO Two Visionaries To Fill Posts
We are looking to fill a couple of spots on the Vision:Toledo Mayor's Task Force.
The first is a position at large currently held by Norm Baird.
The second is the Treasurer position currently held by Joh Jones.
We generally meet once a month on the 4th Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. at the Morgan Art Centre. Each Coordinator discusses what is going on in their group, where they may need additional help, new projects, etc. Bills are presented to be paid and an annual budget is discussed.
For details, contact City of Toledo, (360)864-4564
Toledo High School Sports - April 2019
*** SPRING BREAK APRIL 1 - 5, 2019 ***
April 9th @ Castle Rock 6:00
April 11th @ La Center 6:00
April 16th @ Stevenson 6:00
April 18th vs White Salmon 6:00
April 23rd vs Kings Way 7:00
April 25th @ Seton Catholic 6:00
April 30th vs. Castle Rock 7:00
April 6th vs. Elma 4:00
April 10th vs. Onalaska 4:00
April 12th JV @ Onalaska (DH) 3:00 bus @1:30
April 13th vs. Toutle Lake (DH) 12:00
April 15th JV @ Castle Rock 4:00 bus @ 2:30
April 16th JV vs Onalaska 4:00
April 17th @ Mossyrock(DH) 4:00 bus 2:30
April 22nd vs. Kalama (DH) 4:00 bus ** Senior Night
April 24th vs Castle Rock 4:00
April 27th @ Wahkiakum 12:00 bus @ 9:45
April 9th vs Winlock (DH) 3:00
April 12th JV @ Onalaska 3:00
April 13th vs Toutle Lake (DH) 12:00
April 15th @ Castle Rock 4:00 bus @ 2:30
April 16th JV vs Onalaska 3:00
April 17th @ Mossyrock (DH) 4:00 bus @ 2:30
April 18th JV vs. WF West 4:00
April 27th @ Wahkiakum 12:00 bus 9:45
April 29th JV vs. Castle Rock 4:00
April 11th @ Mossyrock 3:30 bus @ 1:55
April 15th @ Pirate Invite Adna 10:00 bus @ 7:30 am
April 19th Kalama Twilight 3:30 bus @ 3:15
April 25th @ Wahkiakum 3:30 bus @ 1:00
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
April 20: 3rd Annual Cheesecake Competition @ Morgan Arts Centre
April 26: FCCLA Bingo Night @ Toledo High School
April 27: Fundraiser - Silent Auction & Music for Gayle Homes @ Donna’s Place
April 27: PRIME RIB DINNER @ Toledo Senior Center
May 4: Katie’s Kids Breakfast @ Toledo High School
Toledo Builds a High School
Information regarding the building of a new high school in Toledo, WA beginning in November, 2018. Regular updates.
Toledo Thursday Market 2019 TTM Vendor Application PDF link here.
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