- Recap: Earth Day @ Camp Singing Wind
- TES Garden Club Begins April 24
- Toledo School Board To Host Bond Measure Town Hall
- Summer Camp Clubs Filling Fast
- Tuition-Free Forestry Program Offered By Grays Harbor CC
- Morgan Arts Centre To Hosts Battle of the CowlARTZ May 12
- Today: Toledo Historical Society Meeting
- Tuesday: Vision:Toledo Arts, Rec & Events
- Toledo High School April Sports Slate
- Future-Tripping: New Posts - Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
From FCCLA’s Rene’ Ketchum: Marlea, here are some students helping out at the Senior Center Volunteer luncheon on Friday. Students and choir did a great job.
FCCLA helpers, and Senior students
Thank you Rene'
Andrea Jones via TES PTO posted: Preschoolers think sunny days are perfect…
... for visits to the school garden to explore, play tag and hide & seek in the cover crop! I agree.
Brooke’s post:Garden Club will start Tuesday, April 24th.
Citizens for Great Toledo Schools posted a link to The Chronicle’s story DeBolt Attends Toledo School Board Meeting to Discuss Grant, Bond.
From that article: The (school) board said it wants to hold a town hall in May to specifically discuss the bond.
Dykstra said the school board will vote on whether or not to put the proposed bond measure in front of voters at its next meeting, which will be held 7 PM at Toledo Middle School on May 17.
Educator Andrea Jones writes:
MAP adventure camps are filling fast! Preschool day-camps July 16-19 & July 23-26 are already full! If there is enough interest we will bring on more staff or add morning camps but for now these weeks are waitlisted.
*There are still a few spots in camps those weeks for older kids 7-12.
*There are still spots available for preschoolers and 7-12 yr olds in camps these weeks:
*Remember to register before May 1st for 10% discount!
Message me or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a flyer, registration form or more info!
MAP enrichment programs
And: Toledo/Winlock and beyond - I’m printing a summer camp/organized kids activities guide for our area to send home with kids at the elementary schools. Who else is doing kids programs this summer? I’d love to include as much as possible! So far I have info for:
Morgan Arts Centre
Toledo First Baptist VBS
Camp Singing Wind
Early alert: Brian Dennis shared:
Pleased to announce that Camp Singing Wind will be hosting the 2018 Resonance Restival with OmTara June 29th through July 1st.
If yoga, acoustic music, and community is your jammy-jams, click on the link for details.
Plus: This link posted Saturday:
GRAYS HARBOR COLLEGE OFFERS FREE TUITION FOR FORESTRY PROGRAM
Mark Your Calendars: May 22nd High School Band & Choir Concert 7:00pm
Heads up: Chehalis Valley Wine Tour includes Toledo’s own Bateaux Cellars May 5-6.
Today: Toledo Historical Society meet 4 p.m. fourth Mondays at the Community Library, where the History Room displays early pictures, papers and artifacts generously donated by area families. The Society also participates in numerous projects in the community, and funds scholarships. For more info, click on link above.
New members welcomed.
Tuesday: TES PTO carried Brooke’s post: Garden Club will start Tuesday, April 24th.
Tuesday Night: Vision:Toledo Arts, Rec & Events meets 6:30 PM at the MAC.
vision:TOLEDO ARTS, RECREATION, & EVENTS
6:30 at Morgan Arts Centre
AGENDA for Tuesday, April 24, 2018
1. Approve last month's minutes
2. Old Business
a. BIG Community Meeting -- Mike Morgan
b. Library -- Pat Caldwell
c. Historical Society -- Don Brenner
d. TES Kid's Garden -- Brooke Acosta
e. Steamboat Alley -- Jamie Cummings
f. Common Ground Toledo -- Brian Dennis
3. Other Business
a. CNC Connected Identity -- Sheila Richardson
b. Toledo Investment Group -- Jamie Cummings
c. Toledo Tourism Board --
4. Upcoming Events
a. Toledo Thursday Market (May 10) -- Jamie Cummings
b. Battle of the CowlArtz (May 12) -- Mike Morgan
c. Community Clean Up Day (June 2) -- Steve Dobosh
d. Wine & Cheese Tasting on Cheese Day (July 14) -- Pam Olmstead
e. Other Cheese Day Events -- Mike Morgan
f. Camp Singing Wind -- Brian Dennis
g. Taste of Toledo -- Andrea Jones
h. Summer Movies -- Taylor Letham
5. Next A.R.E. meeting: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Morgan Arts Centre
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.
High School SPORTS:
April 20th Track @ Kalama Twilight Invitational bus @ 1:45
April 21st Baseball @ Kalama (DH) noon
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
Fastpitch vs. Kalama (DH) 3:00/4:30
April 26th V Soccer @ King’s Way 6:00
Track @ Napavine 3:00
Fastpitch vs. Toutle Lake 4:00
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
New! Whipple Creek Plants Sale Girls BB Fundraiser April 21 & 28, May 5 & 12
New! Toledo Lions Club Comedy Fundraiser @ Donna’s Place May 5
New! Camp Singing Wind hosts BioChar Workshop & Training Event May 5
New! Toledo Thursday Market Opening Day May 10 - Mother’s Day Market
New! Toledo Girl Scout Troop Formation Night May 14
New! Esther Borte’s 3rd Annual Walk in the Park September 22
NEW! Chehalis Valley Wine Tour includes Toledo’s own Bateaux Cellars May 5-6.
Morgan Arts Centre opened for registration April 7: It is time to sign your children up for the summer camps at the Morgan Arts Centre. Picasso week #1 & #2, & the Children's Theater Workshop.
These happen in July, they get full well before June.
If you want more information: www.morganartscentre.com
MAP Summer Camp Clubs announces: Summer day-camp registration is open!
Message me for a copy of the flyer and registration - Sign up before May 1st for 10% early bird discount.
They’re back! This annual fundraiser is eagerly anticipated by local growers & gardeners.
- Who: Morgan & Judy Tjemsland, Whipple Creek Plants
- What: Blueberry plants plus other berries & more
- When: 11 AM - 3 PM next 4 Saturdays - April 21 & 28, May 5 & 12
- Where: Riverview Hardware, Cowlitz & Second Streets, Toledo
- Why: Proceeds from all sales go toward Toledo High School Varsity Girls Basketball.
This year offering 12 varieties of blueberry, Cascade Delight lingonberry, evergreen huckleberry and “some very large rhubarb” plus purple bearded iris.
Planting and growing instructions with every plant. Phone number included to help you be successful with growing them.
Watch for future dates, times and prices. We sell more than just blueberry plants, too
April 27: Toledo High School FCCLA Bingo Night/Silent Auction/Dessert
Support our fundraiser for National Leadership Meeting and Competition
Friday April 27 at Toledo High School Commons 6:00 PM until done.
Presale: 5 Cards for $20 with Dessert
At Door: $5 per Card and $5 for Dessert
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.
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
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
Farmer’s Market: Toledo Thursday Market vendor forms available now.
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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