- National Weather Service: Dangerous Heat and Fire Weather Through Wednesday
- Toledo Senior Center: Silent Auction Ends Tuesday
- Washington State Fire Wire: NorCal News, Video On Carr Fire
- Press Release: Arsonist Arrested By Lewis County Detective
- Toledo Youth Football: Sign Ups Still Open
- TES PTO Kids Garden: Garlic, and More Garlic
- Annie Jones: Forest School, Anyone?
- Morgan Art Centre: Children’s Theatre Workshop, Show Friday
- Toledo Wa. Rocks: New Group for Painters, Explorers,
- Today: Toledo New Life Food Bank
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More
National Weather Service forecast for Monday through Wednesday: Dangerous Heat and Fire Weather Threats Continue To Plague The West...
Weather.gov links heat map and heat index.
STILL the Coolest Spot In Town! Toledo Senior Center shares their A/C with all overheated folks. Biz hours daily 9 AM - 3 PM.
While you’re relaxing check out this month’s Silent Auction, ending July 31. Link here.
Also: Toledo Senior Center invites Come join us for lunch and a whole lot of fun!
Reservations required: Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch served Wednesday & Friday.
Nutrition Lunches are sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Suggested donation $3 for those 60+ years of age. Delivery available for local seniors upon request during high temps.
Contact Diana, (360)864-2112
This month: Two Saturday Pancake Breakfasts, August 11 & August 25.
Full fare meals including AYCE hotcakes with eggs OR biscuits & gravy.* Serving 7 - 10 AM.
Lewis County Seniors shared Morton Senior Center also stepped up last week, open Thursday & Friday until 7 PM as a cooling center. Click on link above for updates.
*For early risers - this favorite runs out fast!
Washington State Fire Wire shared a post Saturday from NorCal Fire Weather Group ...
WILDFIRE UPDATE - REDDING (CA): Over 500 homes destroyed with more evacuations occurring as I type. Here is yet another look at the catastrophic power of the deadly “Carr Fire”. A massive fire whirl. Off the charts big, in full rotation. Far larger than the fire whirl on the “Indians Fire” in the Las Padres in ‘08. Absolutely massive...
Video link here.
Update Sunday evening: Carr Fire, Shasta County 95,368 acres 17% contained
Some good news:
And a solemn reminder posted Sunday: RIP Jeremy
Only 3 Washington State counties - Pacific, Ferry, and Pend Oreille - currently have Moderate Fire Danger status; Cascade counties & SE Washington are all in the Red Zone.
Click on link here for interactive map.
Toledo Youth Football posted this question: Is it too late to sign up my 7th grader for football this year? We are new to the area and I just found out about this page.
Answer: No it’s not too late. You will be able to sign him up at the Middle School before practice starts.
Mandatory Parent meeting July 31st at 6:30pm at the high school football grandstands! See you there!
Police Officer Randy Pennington posted Sunday:
...early this morning i was dispatched to a suspicious person on the ground near the apartments behind the Short Stop.... turned out not to be a person at all but a Toledo Youth Football uniform and equipment that was laying on the ground…
TES PTO Kid’s Garden shared: Harvested, cleaned and stored garlic. Pea seeds and Toledo Thursday Market!
Over 30 pounds of garlic!
The indefatigable Annie Jones posted Saturday: Families of young children in Toledo, Winlock, Vader, Napavine, Onalaska, Castlerock - are you interested in Forest School for your 3-7 (or 7-12 year old)? Comment or direct message with your email for more info.
*Forest schools have been shown to support academic, physical, social and emotional achievements and wellness, especially for children with exceptional learning needs such as “gifted” or “highly capable”, behavioral, speech & communication, ADHD and other developmental needs.
More info here.
Brionna Maske shared: I have created a group for painting, hiding and finding rocks around Toledo. Feel free to join this group and post if you find or hide any rocks. Have fun!!!Toledo Wa. Rocks!
420 Silver St. Monday and Tuesday
10am to 12 noon.
Today - Aug 3:Morgan Arts Centre kicks off Children's Theatre Workshop @ Morgan Arts Centre; Friday Show 7 PM
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
August 10-12: Mt St Helens Bluegrass Festival 34th Annual @ Toledo High School
August 25-26: Cowlitz Prairie Grange 54th Annual Gas Show & Threshing Bee
September 1-3: Toledo Food Bank Labor Day Garage Sale. (360)269-7001 or (360)269-2443
September 22: Esther Borte’s 3rd Annual Walk in the Park
September 28-30: Camp Singing Wind Hosts 11th Permaculture Convergence
Citizens for Great Toledo Schools ISO* campaign contributions for this school bond
Toledo Thursday Market PDF vendor forms. $10/week, handmade & homegrown.
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