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, mike@morganartscentre.com 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 this...you’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, rachel@phillippsins.com (*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, cphilbrook@farmersagent.com or (360)864-4774.