- Toledo Indians Track & Field Highlights
- Recap: American Legion, VFW & Boy Scouts Honor Vets @ Toledo Wall
- Today: High School Scholarship Night
- This Week: Gallery 505 Opening Night, Annual Clean Up Day
- Tech Tuesday: Windows 10 April Update Could Wipe Your Desktop
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
Girls 4x100, 3rd! Boys 4x100, 5th! Toledo bringing home the medals!
Abigail Legg, 8th in 200m.
Ethan Buck, 3rd in Javelin.
Said Carolan: The membership voted to include (The Wall) although it wasn’t a burial ground because of the existing memorial for Mel Holland, a Toledo alumnus and veteran who went missing in action in Laos in 1968. Carolan added she was on hand when that monument was installed, and when the Wall of Honor went up.
On behalf of those who participated yesterday, she thanked all who convened to pay tribute to their loved ones including the POW-MIA. Thanks went out also to Fir Lawn for providing refreshments afterwards to the volunteers and retired service men and women.
Today: May 29-31: Volleyball Camp Sign Ups @ TES & TMS (after school)
Plus: 7 PM Toledo High School Scholarship Night.
And Beyond: Katie Gale, Toledo Youth Football reminds:
Youth football camp is coming up ...(May 30th, 31st, and June 1st) for grades K-7. The kids can ride the bus to the high school from the elementary and middle schools. Camp gets over at 4:45. $35 per kid...get your sign up forms in ASAP. If you need a form, comment here and I’ll see if I can dig one up today. The boys had so much fun last year and I’m pretty sure the high school players love it as much as the younger ones.
Looking Ahead: Art Gallery 505 announced: Native American & Western Art will be displayed at Gallery 505 Artist Co-op during the month of June.
First Look will be from 1 PM Thursday 5/31...come in and meet several of the artists.
Toledo Thursday Market 3 - 7 PM weekly at the Boat Launch offering the best in home grown & hand crafted goods, produce and more. Special thanks to Boone Bergsma of Bossy Acres for always bringing cool stuff for the kids to do.
FCCLA will hold a breakfast fundraiser at Toledo High School 8 - 10 AM Saturday, June 2.
Get an early start to your day while helping send FCCLA members to conference.
And when you’ve topped off your tank there...
Toledo Lions Club joins Mayor Steve Dobosh & City of Toledo at the Boat Launch 9 AM Saturday for the Annual Clean Up Day. Some tasks have been designated, a few remain open. If you’re considering applying for the Seasonal Maintenance Worker position, here’s your chance to show your stuff.
Need more incentive? Lunch will be provided for all volunteers, thanks to Toledo Lions Club.
Update: new Welcome signs will be installed shortly on State Route 505, upgraded fencing & interpretive signage at new water tower is in the works, and Steamboat Alley commissioned archway will be revealed in the near future.
Tech Tuesday: Windows 10 April Update Alert
Installing the Windows 10 April 2018 Update could wipe your entire desktop, according to Tech Republic in this article last week: User forums have been flooded with calls for help after recently updated PCs are rendered useless… With the help of Durham-based repair shop Computer Cellar, The Register traced the problem back to Avast Antivirus and a specific line of code contributing to the problem.
If you use Avast AV, you’re going to want to read the complete article including links and save your life - virtually speaking.
What's the Deal With GDPR and Your Online Privacy? In case you’ve been on a mountaintop searching for enlightenment, or in a cave with no WiFi, you’ve no doubt been hearing a lot about this topic. Lifehacker explains:
So what is it? General Data Protection Regulation is a new set of rules and regulations for how internet companies should behave in Europe. It focuses mainly on data and privacy protection. The law became official in 2016 with a two-year period for companies to comply. Now, as of Friday, May 25, that deadline has arrived.
Fear not, more than half of all companies affected by by this decree are still working to implement it.
Thanks to loyal readers for your patience while The Other Toledo undergoes changes necessary to keep delivering daily news and events to your inbox. Friday’s Column ...was delivered Monday.
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Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
NEW! Seasonal Maintenance Worker 25-30 HRS/WK. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- May 29: Scholarship Night 7:00 PM @ THS Commons
- May 29-31: Volleyball Camp Sign Ups @ TES & TMS
- May 31 & June 1: Toledo Youth Football Signups @ THS
- June 2: Toledo High School FCCLA ASB Breakfast Fundraiser
- June 2: Toledo Community Clean-Up Day
- June 25-29: Vacation Bible School @ Toledo First Baptist
Morgan Arts Centre Summer Camps update: Picasso week #1 has filled, Picasso week #2 & the Children's Theater Workshop still have a few spots open.
For more information: www.morganartscentre.com
MAP Summer Camp Clubs update:
There’s still time to sign up! Registration for summer day camps closes June 1st so if you haven’t got yours in yet, it’s time! Contact me if you have any questions or concerns. All children are welcome. Scholarships available.
*please note, all camps run Monday-Thursday, including “Super Spy School” and “Secret Agents” camps (July 16-19, not 16-20, as there is a typo on the flyer)
June 29 - July 1: Resonance Restival @ Camp Singing Wind
August 25-26: Cowlitz Prairie Grange 54th Annual Gas Show & Threshing Bee with Tractor Parade August 24.
September 22: Esther Borte’s 3rd Annual Walk in the Park
September 28-30: Camp Singing Wind Hosts 11th Permaculture Convergence
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 Thursdays 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
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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