New raised beds held seedlings and climbing trellises, fresh dirt North of the existing garden turned and smoothed, ready for more planting. Early crops are already emerging - onions, strawberries, peas, corn - interspersed with marigolds to deter pests.
May 13 Paint Out at Camp Singing Wind. Join Portland-area artists for this all-day event. Contact Brian for details at firstname.lastname@example.org. On Facebook here.
May 13 Toledo Food Bank open 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. second and fourth Fridays monthly behind City Hall.
May 13 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.
Support: Al-Anon AFG meets 7 p.m. Fridays at the Presbyterian Church, 312 Augustus.
May 14 Mt St Helens Institute presents It’s a Blast: Anniversary of Eruption on the opening day of Johnston Observatory to mark 36 years since Mt St Helens erupted on May 18, 1980. Link here. On Facebook here.
May 14 Toledo Lions Club Annual Kids Fishing Derby. Details on website here, Facebook here. All proceeds support Lions Club Scholarships right here at home.
Toledo Senior Center hosts their Second Saturday Breakfast 7:30-10 a.m. with full fare breakfast including endless hotcakes, or biscuits and gravy for early risers (until they run out). Still $5, and they do the dishes.
Also: Tenth Annual Battle of the CowlArtz featuring student art from Winlock and Toledo at Gallery 505 wraps up Saturday. Support your hometown talent and hometown gallery. Visit Gallery 505 online here. Also on Facebook here. Next show: The Hard Stuff - Ceramics, Glass and Metal June 2 - 25.
And this from Cat’s Meow SNAP! Low cost feline spay and neuter program: Only a few spots left - Roundup Saturday May 14 between 4-6 p.m. (Please allow plenty of time for this process - we check in people in order of arrival, so if there are several people ahead of you, your wait could be an hour or more, but everyone with a reservation will be seen.) Log onto www.catsmeowsnap.org/spayneuter-services/ for complete details-instructions, prices, to make a reservation and to print forms.
May 16 Monday Students at Toledo Elementary School will be presenting 2 musicals. At 6 p.m. Kindergarten through second graders will performs HATS! Following at 7 p.m third through fifth grades bring you Compose Yourself. Come support your neighborhood kids and enjoy.
May 16 Toledo High School FCCLA Banquet 6 p.m. Contact Rene’ Ketchum, firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
May 16 Toledo City Council meets 6 p.m. 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.
May 18 Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch menu features, um, breakfast! Belgian Waffles with strawberries, scrambled eggs, patty sausage and OJ, May 20 clam chowder with green salad, Mandarin oranges, garlic herb roll and a brownie. Nutrition Lunches Wednesday and Friday are sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Cost is $3 for those 60+ years of age. Reservations required. Contact Diana, email@example.com or call (360)864-2112.
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