Toledo News 03.20.12

Marlea Hanson

Big Town Meeting 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Toledo Middle School. Hear from the Rural Communities Design Initiative (RCDI), as well as progress report on the skateboard park, water works, and more.

RCDI hosts a co-design session Friday at Morgan Arts Centre to outline next steps. Dozens of ideas proposed already. Make your’s heard. Contact Mike, or (360)864-4ART.

Toledo Presbyterian Church invites ladies to one-day conference in Longview Saturday featuring a noted speaker. Contact Pam McEachern, (360)864-6566 or Judy Bassett, (360)864-2053.

Toledo High School Track Team will serve breakfast from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. First in a series, $5 buys all the ‘cakes you can eat plus omelet w/ choice of ham, cheese, onions or peppers. Says Principal Huffman: "If you miss’ll miss this!" Go Indians!

Toledo New Life Assembly invites all children from toddlers to fifth grade to the 13th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt March 27. This EGG-stravaganza begins at 6 p.m. at the church on 420 Silver St. where you receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win one of the prizes displayed. Groups will be dismissed by age for the egg hunt across the street at the middle school – tons of eggs! Please note: regularly scheduled Wednesday Night Dinners will resume the following week.

The regularly scheduled Toledo School Board meeting has been changed from Thursday, March 21, to Thursday, March 28, at 7 p.m. at the Toledo School District Office. The public is invited.

Cowlitz Prairie Grange #737 is organizing a Junior Grange for ages 5-14. Also, Arts and Crafts, Photography, and Poetry events, plus a Talent show. Early April deadlines. Contact Tom Boone, (360)262-3696, Jan Baker, (360)785-0443, or Helaine Gallinger, (360)262-9106.

Toledo Lioness Club High Tea and Fashion Show 6 p.m. April 10 at Senior Center. Tix $10. Contact Rachel, (*new email) or (360)864-8844.

Carrie Anguiano, Shy-Anne Hill, and Kayla Coverdell, along with Mrs. Ketchum of Toledo Middle School, are currently selling Cheese Days buttons. Show your support proudly! Contact Cyndi, or (360)864-4774.