Pat says: We are working on new events at the library, dates TBD (To Be Determined). Through March 15: Adult Winter Reading program forms available, sponsored by Timberland Regional Library. Every 5 books read (including audiobooks) earns one Grand Prize Drawing entry including overnight stays at one of three locations. Many other prizes too. Now accepting applications for volunteers. Training and support, free WiFi, and access to on-site computers.
Speaking of volunteer opportunities, have you checked out the PDF on Toledo Fire Department's Volunteer page? Benefits include 100+ training courses, broad coverage while on duty, and ID theft resolution coverage extending to household family members. Visit www.toledofire2.com or call (360)864-2366.
January 28 Adult Page Turners meets fourth Thursdays. Drop ins welcome. Contact Harriett Whisler at (360)864-2484. Visit https://www.facebook.com/FriendsToledoTimberlandLibrary or call (360)864-4247.
January 28 marks Toledo High School's first Coffee House of 2016. Come to participate or support rising talent in your community, enjoy refreshments and visit with friends. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us for details.
January 29 Lemon Pepper Pollock is featured on the Senior Center Nutrition Lunch special, Broccoli Chicken February 3. RSVP $3/over 60. Sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Contact email@example.com or (360)864-2112.
January 29 Cowlitz Prairie Grange Jam Night 7:00 p.m. second, fourth and fifth Fridays. Performers and supporters welcome. Donation at door. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)262-3696.
January 30 THS offers Breakfast benefitting rotating student organizations. Made-to-order omelets plus AYCE hotcakes, coffee and juice. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us for details.
Through January 30: Gallery 505 theme: Fruits, Nuts and Veggies. Heads up: February's theme Wood Is Good kicks off three days before Valentine's Day. Mingle with local artisans and crafters. Visit www.artgallery505.com or call (360)864-2789.
February 1 City Council meets 6 p.m. first and third Mondays at Town Hall. Visit www.toledowa.us or call (360)864-4564.
RSVP: 2016 ARTrails Call for Artists. Deadline February 1. Visit http://www.artrailsofsww.org to download application for the 14th Annual ARTrails Event.
RSVP: February 12 Linda Aitchison and Dragonfly Chocolates hosts the Annual Chocolate Making Class 6 p.m. at the MAC. Limited to 20, filling fast. $20 includes a variety of wonderful chocolates to share with your own Valentines. Contact Di, email@example.com or (360)864-4278.
Reservations required: February 14 (Valentine's Day) Toledo Senior Center's Royal Tea. Ladies: dresses and hats. Gentlemen: jackets and bow ties. Limited seating. $15. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)864-2112.