And we are amazed by the variety of ways folks have helped Emily and Jake pull their lives back together.
For this we are forever grateful.
Sincerely, Di and Mike Morgan
Cowlitz Prairie Grange #737 provided personal dictionaries to 55 third graders yesterday in the library...
Grange members on hand included Marlene McCullam - Secretary, Jan Baker - Lady Assistant Steward, Fred Wilson - Assistant Steward, and Tom Boone - Lecturer. Special thanks to Toledo Elementary School Principal Angela Bacon and TES staff for allowing us to present the dictionaries.
~ Tom Boone, Lecturer, Cowlitz Prairie Grange #737
The Grange is noted locally for hosting its Annual Gas Show and Threshing Bee each August, swelling Toledo’s numbers by several thousand collectors, competitors and assorted visitors. Musical Jam Nights on second, fourth and fifth Fridays at the Hall on Jackson Highway draw performers from all corners.
Words For Thirds is one way The Grange gives back to their community.
Cowlitz Prairie Grange 6:30 p.m. meeting is a cake-and-ice-cream affair second Wednesdays, potluck fourth Wednesdays. Contact Sandy Bickar, (360)864-2601.
Citizens For Better Schools* drew two dozen supporters to last night’s organizational meeting at Toledo's Main Fire Station. Committees were identified, chair people assigned tasks, and goals outlined. Those who volunteered early were awarded coffee gift certificates.
As the high school hosts October’s Coffee House 7 p.m. tonight, Principal Martin Huffman offered tours of the facility 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. highlighting needed upgrades.
Contact Carlie Langhaim, firstname.lastname@example.org or (503)312-8892 to get involved with getting the word out on the February 2017 Bond Measure.
Tonight: Gallery 505 Artists Co Op Open House 4-8 p.m. introduces October’s Theme: Fantasy.
Website here. Also on Facebook.
Also tonight: Toledo High School hosts their October Coffee House Open Mic 7-9 p.m including special guests Seth Martin and the Korean Drum Corps, sponsored by Gee Cee’s Truck Stop.
*If you can’t make it Thursday night, you can catch the act Sunday at Mississippi Pizza in Portland, OR. On Facebook.
Mark your calendars: ASB Omelette and AYCE Pancake Breakfast 8-10 a.m. October 15 with FCCLA/March of Dimes fundraiser Garage/Vendor Sale 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Pick up vendor/garage sales forms from Toledo High School office or email email@example.com.
Check out frequent updates and progress reports on the young Morgan/Owen family following Jake and Helen’s accident August 19, share your prayers and wishes on their GoFundMe campaign page here.
Photos from TOT archives unless otherwise noted.
Everyday Heroes: Envisioned as a local September 11 observation recognizing lesser-known acts of kindness and heroism. Send your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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