- CGT Flash Mob Weeding Party 10 AM Today
- Seth Martin Headlines Potluck & Concert Tonight
- 11th Annual Battle Of The CowlArtz
- Recycling Events Honor Earth Day Friday & Saturday
- Toledo GSA Work Party
- High School Girls Basketball Blueberry Plant Sale
- FFA, Ag Science Tomato Plants On Sale At NAPA
- Weekend Outlook & Beyond
Please donate an hour of your time if you can Friday morning starting at 10 a.m. for weeding of the garden by the Veteran's Memorial at Kemp-Olsen Park.
Thank you to all who came out (Thursday) morning and put a dent in the weeds but more needs to be done.
MANY HANDS MAKE LIGHT WORK.
Bring a hand trowel, something to kneel on, and a hat to keep the sun out of your eyes...seriously! The weather's forecast to be very nice!
Seth writes: Toledo potluck and concert this Friday at Camp Singing Wind, with Paola and Jessica!
It's my only show in my hometown, and it's with many of my favorite people and musicians at one of my favorite places in the world.
Bring your friends! All-ages.
Path of Hope Al-Anon Family Group meets 7 p.m. Fridays at Toledo Presbyterian Church, 312 Augustus.
Cowlitz Prairie Grange Jam Night 7:00 p.m. second, fourth and fifth Fridays. Performers and supporters welcome. Donation at door. Contact email@example.com or (360)262-3696.
Morgan Arts Centre hosts the 11th Annual Students Arts & Crafts Show AKA The Battle of the Cowlartz.
Hours noon - 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
While City Clerk Michelle Whitten is pinning down details for large collection containers earmarked for yard debris* in advance of Toledo’s Annual Clean Up Day June 3, neighboring communities are also sponsoring targeted clean up events slated around Earth Day 2017:
- Tire recycling - passenger cars, Winlock 04.20-22.2017
- Doc shredding - Centralia College Earth Day Event, 04.21.2017
- Styrofoam recycling - Centralia College Earth Day Event, 04.21.2017
- Styrofoam recycling - LC Transfer Station, 04.22.2017
- Tire recycling - passenger cars, Mossyrock 05.11-13.2017
Details on acceptable recyclable materials and limits may be found on links.
Additionally, Lewis County residents may apply for a free disposal voucher allowing up to 1,000 pounds of residential waste between May 1 - September 30, 2017. Details and restrictions plus application link here.
Free LewCo electronics recycling drop-off locations are listed here with acceptable items outlined.
Up to 10 fluorescent lights may be recycled free at LewCo Central Transfer Station & East County (Morton) Station. Detailed instructions for safe cleanup of broken lights is listed at the link as well.
Free Lewis County Burn Permits are valid until June 1. Download here.
*yard waste only - no tires
Toledo Girls Softball Association posts: We will be working at the fields on this day...Saturday, April 22nd at 10am....please join us! Please share this event and get as many friends as you can, to come lend a hand.
Morgan & Judy Tjemsland’s THS Ladies Basketball blueberry plant sale returns!
Sale will run four Saturdays - April 22 (today), April 29, May 6 and May 13, 2017 from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the Riverview Hardware and NAPA. All the proceeds will go to the THS Girls Basketball Team. There will be 6 varieties this year.
Weekend Outlook & Beyond
- Plant Man @ Marcello’s Auto Tech Saturday & Sunday
- ToledoGSA Softball Complex Work Party 10 AM - 2 PM
- WA State Parks Fee-Free Saturday April 22
- National Park Service Fee-Free Weekend April 22-23
Toledo High School FFA and Ag Science class tomato plants are available now at Riverview NAPA/Toledo Hardware & Feed.
Varieties include Cherry, Early Girl, Better Boy, Roma,Stupice and Green Bell Peppers. 4-inch pots are $2, with 1-gallon size Early girl and Better Boy $3 each, arriving later.
Sales help to support THS horticulture efforts.
Monday: Toledo Historical Society meets 4 p.m. at the Toledo Community Library.
Tuesday: Coffee House Tuesday 7 - 9 p.m. at Toledo High School. Performing arts showcase featuring rising local talent. Optional $3 dinner makes this the best night out in town.
Reservations required: Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch Wednesday features pork chop with mashed potatoes, peas & carrots, applesauce & wheat bread, Friday fish & chips with coleslaw, cornbread & strawberry jello with peaches.
Nutrition Lunches are sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Suggested donation $3 for those 60+ years of age. Contact Diana, firstname.lastname@example.org or call (360)864-2112 for details.
Photos from TOT archives unless otherwise noted.
Everyday Heroes: Envisioned as a local September 11 observation recognizing lesser-known acts of kindness and heroism. Send your nominations to email@example.com.
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