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Harbor Happenings

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) will start it's second year on Wednesday, September 12 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Raymond First Baptist Church, 913 Duryea. All moms with children from birth to 5-years-old are welcome to attend. This year's theme is " Find Your Fire." While moms attend their meeting all MOPS Kids are supervised by the MOPS grandmas and grandpas at the church. MOPS meets twice a month every 2nd and 4th Wednesday. All moms of preschoolers and kids are encouraged to attend.

Wednesday, September 12, all Timberland Libraries will be closed for All Staff Training Day. Libraries will resume regular schedules Thursday, September 13.

Alliance for a Better Community will be meeting at the Raymond Community Center at 319 3rd St. in Raymond at noon on the second Wednesday of each month. All are welcome.

VFW Pacific Post 968 is holding regular monthly meetings every second Wednesday. Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. and are held at 308 Commercial Street in Raymond.

The North Pacific County Food Bank is open every Thursday 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The food bank is closed on holidays. Serving all of North Pacific County. For emergencies call (360) 942-4726.

FRENCH DIP NIGHT: The Raymond Eagles #1631 will be hosting a French Dip Night Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at 215 Third St. Raymond. Includes French dip sandwich, salad and dessert for $8.

Watercolor classes for adults at Pacific Fine Art, 333 3rd st. the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for $15 and Children's classes are 2nd and 4th Fridays from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. Kids (5 to 14) supplies are provided. Class is $10.

Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. Writing Workshop: Write your story. Your life. Your dreams. Where you've been. Where you want to go and why. Yes, you can write! Think! Put it down on paper and share it with others. Location: 118 Kendrick, South Bend.

Great Northwest FCU will be having their Annual Shred Day on September 15 from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This is open to both our members and the general public. Bring us all your documents to be disposed of in a safe and secure manner. Come early! Once the truck is full it will leave!

The Willapa Harbor Quilters meet at the First Baptist Church of Raymond each Tuesday at 11:30 a.m., with exceptions in August and December. Visitors are always welcome. Coffee, tea and friendly conversation are available at all meetings. For more information contact the group's president, Becky Coburn, at 360-934-5567.

Pacific County Resolve Fertility Support Group meetings are the first and third Tuesday of every month at 707 Commercial St, Raymond WA.

SAIL exercise class starts September 20 in the Lobby Conference Room at Willapa Harbor Hospital, 800 Alder Street, South Bend. This is a no cost exercise class for participants 65 years and older. Classes are held every Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. If interested please contact Sam Lund RN, MS Ed. by phone (360) 875-4536.

The Dr. O.R. Nevitt Memorial Pool Board meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 5 p.m. in the meeting room of Raymond City Hall. Meetings are open to the public.


Town Crier News

Back-to-School safety tips

It's that time of year again, students are busy going back to school and everyone is trying to figure out their new schedules. As students return to school, we need to be concerned with all of our students safety.

We have put together a little safety information from you as we go into the new school year Safety tips include:

• Stop for any school bus that has its lights and "stop arm" activated to load and unload children. Drivers must stop in both directions, unless separated from the bus by a median.

Burglar of south county businesses in custody

A 32 year old Chehalis male is now in custody for a series of business burglaries plaguing southern Lewis County. Joint investigations involving the Lewis County Sheriff's Office and the Toledo and Winlock Police Departments culminated yesterday when investigators met with Joshua A. Duncan. Duncan had been arrested shortly after midnight on August 29 by the Chehalis Police Department during an in progress burglary to a church in the 600 block of NW St. Helens Ave, Chehalis.

Fir Street Bridge re-opens
Fir Street Bridge re-opens

It's hard to believe that after 5 years the Fir Street Bridge is finally open. It has been open for a few days but the celebration will be this Friday.


Willapa Harbor Herald News

Great fun at the Labor Day Parade
Photos by Jeff Clemens - Everyone had a great time at the Labor Day Parade on Sunday, September 2 in South Bend. Kids, adults, and dogs enjoyed the great entertainment.
Great fun at the Labor Day Parade
Locals come together to help community

Willapa Caring Hands is a brand new baby in Pacific County. This non-profit is forming in the hope of helping those in need. They will be hosting a free laundry day at the Raymond Laundromat on Sept. 9 to help local families get set for the new school year.

The group's main focus will be on families with kids in North Pacific County to help make sure they have the tools they need to be successful in school, but will also help out the rest of the community as much as possible.

South Bend Library temporarily closes; future uncertain

The South Bend branch of the Timberland Regional Library (TRL) has temporarily closed it doors and its staff relocated to the Raymond Library for the time being. Timberland Regional Library executives decided to close the library in an abundance of caution after several building concerns arose.

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries was brought in at the request of Timberland Regional Library to look at several issues with the building. The final report is expected to be ready in the coming weeks. L&I has been looking at foundation supports, wall leakages, and several other structural concerns that have yet been specified.



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