- Reminder: Toledo Schools ACT 2-Hour Late Start Today
- TES Garden Club Begins April 17
- Updates: Baby Titus Doing Amazing, Logan Grove To Graduate In June
- Review: Gallery 505 April Theme - EARTH Recycled
- Register Today: Free Master Recycler Composter Soil Testing Class Deadline
- Review: LC ReUse BYOB Event
- Today: Common Ground Toledo Meeting At Camp Singing Wind
- Toledo High School April Sports Slate
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
Toledo School District posted: Reminder that Toledo Schools will observe a two-hour late start Monday, April 9, 2018, for students for the purpose of staff collaboration and development.
Brooke Acosta posted this downloadable form link for TES’s no-cost, after-school, play-in-the-dirt edu-tainment for K - 5th graders.
When: Last three Tuesdays of the month until 4:15 p.m. beginning in April.
Deadline for Garden Club Sign-Ups: April 17.
Sunday Update from Team Titus - Rena Sickles posted: First off, praise God for the gift of new life beating away inside of Titus! We owe Him all of the glory!!! Is this real life? Somebody pinch me!!!
And for an update, of course...
Titus is doing amazing! More...
Video at this link.
Last Thursday, Angela Hill Grove updated Logan Grove’s status: Yesterday was exactly one year since Logan went into the hospital and things got crazy for us. So much has changed. He is doing great and is even working a part time job, now! I've always thought that God has his hand on Logan and had a plan for him. Now, he gets to prepare for graduation and his future!! More...
Gallery 505 First Look & Opening Night last Thursday...
"Earth, Recycled" runs from April 5 to 28, 1-5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.
Also on Facebook.
On Recycling: Lewis County Solid Waste Utility posted: Wonderful turnout for the BYOB class!
We have 11 people turning old buckets and old jeans into garden caddies today.
Aimée Maestas added: We made some garden buckets yesterday by using old jeans and some awesome material scraps for garden tools, seeds and whatnots. Got reconnected with a sewing machine and I just Love getting creative with family and friends.
More Recycling this week from Lewis County Solid Waste Utility: Free Soil Testing Class Coming Up!
Attend a Lewis County Master Recycler Composter class to learn how to test your soil. By knowing your soil type, you can make it better with compost.
The class will be at 6 p.m. April 12 at the Salkum Library. You will bring your own soil and test it with kits provided in the class.
People interested in attending the free class need to pre-register (Monday), April 9, so they can receive instructions on how to prepare their soil sample for the class.
Pre-registration also helps organizers know how many soil test kits to bring to the class, which will be limited to 30 people. To pre-register, call (360)740-1216.
More weather ahead - The National Weather Service’s website link warns Monday’s high temps and sunny outlook are teasers:
...A BREAK IN THE WEATHER ON MONDAY BEFORE MORE ACTIVE WEATHER
TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY... ...
A break in the wet weather will occur Monday with some sunshine
and warmer temperatures.
Tuesday will be windy with the return of rain as the first of
several fronts this week passes by. More...
Heads Up: Toledo Thursday Market Planning Meeting 6:30 PM Thursday at Camp Singing Wind.
Come on out to help plan the 2018 Toledo Thursday Market! All vendors, organizers, and patrons are welcome.
The market will be every Thursday this summer, 3-7pm, from May 10 - October 11 at the Toledo Downtown Boat Launch.
Today: Dear CGT enthusiasts,
There will be a Common Ground Toledo (CGT) meeting 7 PM today, Monday, April 9th at the Lodge at Camp Singing Wind.
CGT's MISSION STATEMENT; Creating and maintaining a green and colorful presence in Toledo by caring for the design, beautification, and maintenance of planter boxes, gardens, and specified common areas.
Please join this gathering, if you can, and stay informed about what we've done and where we're going to continue adding life and color to a downtown all can be proud of...one step at a time.
THANKS TO YOU!
Change of Venue: The regularly scheduled Toledo School Board Meeting will be held 7:00 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Toledo High School Library. Public invited to attend.
TOLEDO HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS:
April 10th Baseball/Fastpitch (DH) 3:00
Varsity Soccer @ Castle Rock 4:00/6:00 bus @3:00
April 12th Baseball 4:00/Fastpitch(DH)3:00 vs. Tenino
Track @ Napavine 3:30 bus @1:55 bus @ 2:15
Soccer @ Seton Catholic 4:00/6:00 bus @2:15
April 14th Baseball/Fastpitch @ Kalama 12:00 bus @10:00
Soccer @ Stevenson 3:00 bus @ 9:00am
April 17th Soccer vs La Center @ WHS 5:00/7:00
April 18th Baseball/Fastpitch vs. Toutle Lake (DH) 3:00
April 19th JV Soccer @ Woodland 6:00
April 20th Track @ Kalama Twilight Invitational
April 23rd Baseball/Fastpitch @ Wahkiakum (DH) 3:00
April 24th Soccer @ White Salmon 4:00/6:00
April 25th JV Soccer @ WF West(Stan Hedwall Park) 4:00
April 26th V Soccer @ King’s Way 6:00
Track @ Napavine
April 28th Baseball @ Winlock (DH) 12:00/2:00
*Anyone interested in playing summer VOLLEYBALL, sign up with Mr. Fallon
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 or click on link above for details.
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
Farmer’s Market: Toledo Thursday Market vendor forms available now.
Planning Meeting 6:30 p.m. April 12 at Camp Singing Wind.
Full Fare: April 14 Toledo Senior Center Second Saturday Breakfast 7 - 10:30 AM features AYCE pancakes with eggs & sausage (biscuits & gravy for early risers) plus juice and coffee. Catch up with your neighbors, find out about classes and upcoming events, and so much more.
Fundraiser: To help Toledo’s Neumann family with expenses not covered by insurance in the loss of their house, visit their GoFundMe page: contact person Jadee Landry.
April 18 Toledo Cheesecake Club meets 6:30 p.m. at Camp Singing Wind. April Theme:
April 19 Paint Night at Morgan Arts Centre. Hosted by Joan and Sue's Art Classes.
Details at: https://www.facebook.com/events/184772552317054/
Toledo Community Library offers free Ukulele lessons beginning in April. Sign up in person.
LIBRARY HOURS: Wednesdays 10-7, Thursdays & Saturdays 10-5. Phone 360-864-4247.
For The Love Of Sports: Toledo School District ISO* an Event Manager for spring sports. Duties include setting up fields, scoreboards, public address systems and supporting visiting teams and officials. Hours are afternoons and some Saturdays. $14.19/hour. Contact Grady Fallon if interested.
Also: Have you ever wanted to be a sportscaster for ESPN? Well, we have the entry-level job that could start you on that path. TSD is looking for the Voice of Toledo Indian Fastpitch. If you have a love for this sport and Toledo Indians, this is your chance. Contact Grady Fallon for more information.
*ISO = In Search Of
Camp Singing Wind says:
Join us for an Earth Day Potluck and Permaculture Swap! Please invite anyone who you think would be interested. All ages, indoors or outdoors depending on weather. Please bring some food or drinks to share if you’re able, and some seeds or plants to swap if you’d like.
It’s also Carol Majewski’s birthday, so we’ll have cake and few other surprises!
Have any Permie skills you’d like to share that day? Please let us know and we’ll set it up!
More info to come soon, and we hope to see you there!
Toledo Youth Cheerleading Sign Ups 6-7 PM May 3, or 10-11 AM May 5 @ THS
Fishing: Kid’s Fishing Derby 8 AM-1:30 PM May 12 @ South Lewis County Park.
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.
Foundations: Steamboat Alley Paver Forms
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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