Community Announcements 03.12.14
Wildlife viewing in Woodland
The Willapa Hills Audubon Society would like to invite local residents for a field trip to Woodland Bottoms for nature viewing this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The focus of this trip is cranes and nesting herons, owls, and eagles. Space is limited, so contact John Green at (360) 575-9238 or email@example.com to reserve a spot. The intent is to select a meeting place in Longview and depart from there in the morning and return that afternoon.
Thanks, local community
The family of Deana Hill Swafford, who died Jan. 31, 2014, would like to thank their community for the many kindnesses, thoughts and donations during Deana’s last days, including the dedication of the professionals who were there to help her. Donations may still be made at any Timberland Bank branch to the Deana Swofford College Fund.
Toledo PTO hosting Family Reading Night
Toledo Elementary School PTO will be hosting a Family Reading Night Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. with the theme of "Explore the Great Outdoors."
Featured at the event will be a visit from Smokey the Bear and a K-9 search and rescue dog. Books will also be shared by storytellers including volunteers from the Toledo Senior Center and the district’s own Superintendent Sharon Bower.
For more information, contact Semra Stanley, chair of Family Reading Night, at (360) 520-4200.
Rummage sale this Saturday
The Olequa Senior Center is having their Rummage Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at their location on 119 SW Kerron St., in Winlock.
Featured will be many donated items from around the community and all proceeds will contribute to continued activities at the center. For more information, call (360) 785-4325.
Vernal Equinox Art Fair coming up
The Morgan Arts Centre will be hosting their annual Vernal Equinox Art Fair March 22 and 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Many local artists will be featured, and a special live music presentation will take place March 23 from 7 to 10 p.m. Confections and refreshments will also be available from Dragonfly Chocolates, Santa Lucia Coffee, Morganic Art Farm Preserves, and Brigdsen Backyard Honey. For more information, call (360) 864-4ART or visit www.MorganArtsCentre.com.
Grange planning craft sale for March 29
St. Urban Grange will be hosting their annual Fabric, Crafts & More sale on Saturday , March 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The grange is located at the corner of Sargent Rd. and N. Military Rd., in Winlock.
Mark your calendar and reserve a table now for this opportunity to clean out what you don’t use or add to your new, or continuing interest. Tables are a $20 donation, which benefit’s the Veterans Quilt Project sponsored by St. Urban Grange.
To reserve a table or for more information, contact Chris at (360) 785-3366 or Cheryl at (360) 951-3500.