- Toledo School District: Class Reports *
- National Weather Service: Three Day Outlook *
- FDA: New Pediatric Anticoagulant Approved, Avoid Three Tattoo Inks *
- Mt St Helens 39th Anniversary: Recollections *
- Not Strictly Toledo: Cat’s Meow SNAP Roundup Openings *
- Today:Courage To Change Al-Anon AFG *
- Weekend Outlook: Mt St Helens 39th Anniversary: Events, Free Access Saturday *
- And Beyond: Toledo City Council Meets Monday
- Toledo High School Sports - May 2019 *
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More *
They’re taking them down the hill to plant at TES today.
US National Weather Service Seattle Weekend Outlook:
Toledo School District shared:
Plus: Look what’s new in the metal shop.
And: Look what’s new in the wood shop.
Toledo Middle School posted:
*For those new to Toledo & environs, fiber = fiber optic cable providing high-speed Internet to the entire 864-xxxx calling area.
MAP enrichment programs reported:
Di Morgan updated:
Camp Picasso Blue week #1 and Camp Picasso Rose week #2 enrollments are filling. Children's Theater Workshop for the last week in July is also nearly full. If you have not yet signed-up let me know and I'll send you the registration forms. Thanks!
FDA: Press Releases, Recalls, More
Press Release: May 16, 2019 - FDA approves first anticoagulant (blood thinner) for pediatric patients to treat potentially life-threatening blood clots
FDA Advises Consumers, Tattoo Artists, and Retailers to Avoid Using or Selling Certain Tattoo Inks Contaminated with Microorganisms
Ask the tattoo artist or studio about the tattoo inks they use and avoid the tattoo inks listed above, due to risk of infection and injury.
*Note: When posting FDA Food, Drug & Pet Food Recalls, The Other Toledo omits those announcements that do not affect Washington State & the region.
For up-to-date info on all recalls, visit FDA’s Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts page. Link here: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm
For other food-related alerts, visit USDA’s FSIS (Food Safety & Inspection Service) page.
Link here: http://tinyurl.com/yy4cdes9
NIH: May 14, 2019 - Blood test may detect myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome
Researchers developed a blood test that, in a pilot study, accurately identified people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - Emergency treatment guidelines improve survival of people with severe head injury
NIH-funded study shows protocol may help people with severe traumatic brain injury.
The results... revealed that the guidelines helped double the survival rate of people with severe TBI and triple the survival rate in severe TBI patients who had to have a breathing tube inserted by EMS personnel.
Washington State Library wrote:
Mount St Helens Institute historical account: May 16, 1980 - 2 days until the eruption
Steve Terrill reposted:
Images courtesy Steve Terrill
I have been receiving numerous e-mails in regard to my story of May 18th 1980 eruption of Mt St Helens. I posted this a few years back and so here it is again for the people who missed it or want to read it once again.
Lewis County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Plant Pot Exchange
Not Strictly Toledo: The Cat's Meow Spay, Neuter & Adoption Project announced:
Great news! Spay appointments for our May 19th Roundup are full! Good job, everyone!
BAD NEWS - we still have 10 male spots. Please fix the boys....reduce fighting, roaming, spraying...and, of course, all those offspring they are so busy making. www.catsmeowsnap.org/spayneuter-services
We fix feral/stray/barn cats, too!
Not Strictly Toledo: Hazo Hut and the Swap Shack at the Central Transfer Station in Centralia are open Saturday until 4 p.m. to accept your leftover or unwanted household hazardous waste and burned out fluorescent lights. The Swap Shack is the place you can pick up good re-usable paint or cleaning products. Both facilities are open every Wednesday and the first and third Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tonight: Courage to Change Al-Anon AFG meets 7 PM Friday at Toledo Presbyterian Church, 312 Augustus.
May 17 - 18: Silver Lake Campout Mt St Helen's Anniversary Weekend May 17th - May 18th Hosted by Cowlitz Kayak Tours and Streeter's Resort
All proceeds go to Keep The Lights On at Toledo Senior Center. Donate or bid, support the folks who supported you.
Contact Diana, (360)864-2112.
May 18 Mt St Helen's Anniversary Paddle Sat May 18th 10am Coldwater Lake
Hosted by Cowlitz Kayak Tours
May 18: Cowlitz Kayak Tours Hosts Mt St Helens Anniversary Paddle @ Coldwater Lake
May 18: Toledo Cheese Ball Dance Party
May 18: Anniversary of Mt St Helens Eruption - Free entry @ Johnston Ridge
May 18: From The Columbian - IF YOU GO
When: Noon and 2 p.m. Saturday, the 39th anniversary of the May 18, 1980, eruption. Each talk will be followed by a book signing, with copies of Holmes’ book available for purchase.
Where: Johnston Ridge Observatory, at the end of Spirit Lake Highway (state Highway 504), 52 miles east of Castle Rock.
Cost: Free. The observatory usually charges $8 for admission but waives the fee on the eruption’s anniversary.
May 18: Train Of Thought @ Donna’s Place
And Beyond: Toledo City Council meetings 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.
Toledo High School Sports - May 2019
May 24th-25th State Gateway Park Yakima
May 17th District Meet @ WF West bus @ 4:30
May 23rd -25th State in Cheney EWU
!!! GO INDIANS !!!
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
Jamie Cummings says: Make sure to include my upcoming events in your column.
I've talked about them a lot at meetings and whatnot. Thanks!
6/8 Work party in Steamboat Alley
6/22 Mondo Croquet Tournament
Joe Notch reminds everyone: Vessel Safety Checks
The Coast Guard Auxiliary would like to remind all boaters that we do free courtesy vessel exams, often called vessel safety checks.
You can request a vessel exam by going to the CG Auxiliary website, the Coast Guard App or by calling our local vessel examiner, Bob Mccready at (360) 425-2468.
More information at this Link: https://cgaux.org/vsc/
June 6: Toledo Thursday Market Opens @ Front Street Boat Launch
June 8: Work Party II @ Steamboat Alley
June 22: Mondo Croquet Tournament @ Kemp Olson Park
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.
Toledo Thursday Market 2019 Application PDF link here.
Tax-deductible GoFundMe page here.
*ISO a part-time manager and someone who will help us with social media visibility.
We have a Website going live May 1st highlighting vendors, local activities, seasonal produce options, all with ties to local food hubs.
Check out Latest Earthquakes at USGS.
Check out US Tsunami Warnings at NOAA/Weather.
Air Quality Forecast at https://airquality.weather.gov
Visualize wildfire smoke with NASAWorldview - https://go.nasa.gov/2T7olog
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