January 12 vision: Toledo Arts, Rec and Events meeting reported progress on several fronts. Old biz: Community Library accepting suggestions for upcoming events. Timberland Regional Library Adult Winter Reading program offering fabulous prizes. For details on TRL Board of Trustees vacancy, contact Edna Fund, email@example.com Historical Society offering "Early History of Toledo" booklets and Classic Cars calendars. New "Born in the Toledo Hospital" log established for people to register. Society meets January 25 at the Library. Vision:Toledo Holiday Lights Contest and Tour distributed over $1000 in prizes and gift certificates from 16 local businesses. Special thanks to Jean and Ed Borte, who provided the tour wagon, Toledo High School for the venue, and Thomas Campbell, wonderful piano playing. Water Tower construction slated to start late spring. Camp Singing Wind artists eager to begin mural on the structure.
New biz: 2016 Calendar of Events seeking your organization's input. Contact Sheila Richardson, firstname.lastname@example.org Hop Alley will feature metal purchased from Recycled Ranch Relics for the project. Garden Initiative spokesperson Joh Jones is seeking a Hoop House through Natural Resources Conservation Project.
Other biz: BIG Community Meeting planned for March. Ideas include presenting the Strategic Plan, Gospodor Eagle project, Hop Alley project, creating a Walking Trails brochure, Camp Singing Wind update, planning for former waste water treatment acreage, restoring the annual Christmas Parade. Contact Mike, email@example.com to include your worthy community project. Next A.R.E. meeting 6:30 p.m. February 23 at the MAC. January 21 City of Toledo Planning Commission meets 7:00 pm. third Thursday monthly in the City Council Chambers. Visit www.toledowa.us or call (360)864-4564.
January 21 Toledo School District BOD meeting 7 p.m. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us or call (360)864-6325.
January 22 Nutrition Lunch at the Senior Center offers comfort food - Tuna Casserole with chocolate cake, January 27 Split Pea Soup with Ham plus mixed berries on white cake. RSVP $3/over 60. Sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)864-2112.
January 22 Toledo Food Bank open 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. second and fourth Fridays monthly behind City Hall.
January 22 Cowlitz Prairie Grange Jam Night 7:00 p.m. second, fourth and fifth Fridays. Performers and supporters welcome. Donation at door. Contact email@example.com or (360)262-3696.
January 25 Toledo Historical Society meets fourth Mondays at the Community Library 4 p.m. January newsletter includes 2016 schedule, available at library.
Insider tip: upcoming sale featuring vintage and rare collectibles. Watch for details and consider membership. Contact Don, firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)864-8284. On Facebook.