Congrats to Chimi's Mexican Restaurant, Top 3 New Restaurants in Traveler's Companion Reader's Choice 2015.
Release your inner Clark Griswold! Out-decorate your neighbors for vision:Toledo's Holiday Lights Contest. Tour December 21. Entry forms at City Hall, www.toledowa.us or call (360)864-4564.
Need more room? Organize Toledo's First Annual Lights In The Park, 12 campsites with electrical hookups. Put up decorations, lights, blowups, etc. for a walking tour experience. Visit https://www.facebook.com/visiontoledo/
December 10 Story Time Thursday 1 p.m. Santa's mailbox now at library. December 19 Santa Claus arrives 1-3 p.m. Visit https://www.facebook.com/FriendsToledoTimberlandLibrary or call (360)864-4247.
December 11 and 18 Toledo Food Bank open 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. behind City Hall. Second and fourth Friday schedule resumes January 2016.
December 11 Cowlitz Prairie Grange Jam Night 7:00 p.m. Performers and supporters welcome. Donation at door. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)262-3696.
December 11 Nutrition Lunch at Senior Center features kielbasa and sauerkraut, December 16 meat lasagne and garlic bread. RSVP $3/over 60. Sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Contact email@example.com or (360)864-2112.
December 12 Senior Center Second Saturday Breakfast. Biscuits and gravy for early risers, traditional fare including AYCE pancakes for late sleepers. 7:30-10 a.m., still only $5.
December 12 and 19 Toledo Post Office Lobby 9 a.m. - noon for holiday package mailing.
December 13 Cowlitz Grange will host a dinner with potluck side dishes 1 p.m. Everyone invited.
December 14 Coffee House at Toledo High School 7-9 p.m. featuring Dessert Night. Apple crisp and caramel ice cream $3. Voted #1 Best Night Out in Toledo by this columnist.
December 15 Winolequa Garden Club meets third Tuesdays at Toledo Presbyterian Church, Fellowship Hall 12:00 noon. Contact Sandra, firstname.lastname@example.org or (360)864-2601.
December 17 Toledo School District BOD meeting 7 p.m. at High School Library. Reception honoring retiring BOD members 6 p.m. at High School Commons. Public invited (and encouraged) to attend. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us or call (360)864-6325.
RSVP: December 19 Toledo Senior Center invites the community to a Special Holiday Dinner. Entertainment by Newwaukum River Band. $7 ($3/over 60) Sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Doors open 4 p.m. Contact email@example.com or (360)864-2112.
RSVP: January 2 Toledo Alumni Basketball Games plus Chili Cook-Off sponsored by Lioness Club during the games. Entry $10/person/team. On Facebook or contact Rachel, (360)749-7224.