Winlock News 09.10.14

Lynnette Hoffman


Those who have been eager to continue helping with Clean Up the Coop will have a chance to do so again starting this month, after the program took a break for the summer. The next cleanup day is this Saturday and will continue on the second Saturdays of the month. Those interested in helping are encouraged to meet at Lions Pride Park at 10 a.m. on the day of, and those with questions can call Viola Chickese at (360) 785-0178.

You've got less than a month to visit the Winlock Historical Museum before they close for the winter. Located in Downtown Winlock just across from City Hall, the museum is open to the public every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. but will be closed starting in October. Don't miss your chance to see this tribute to our town's heritage, with many photos and artifacts from Winlock's past. For more information, or to schedule a tour by appointment, call Dave Rubert at (360) 880-6895.

Starting this Friday, the Winlock Timberland Library will host Family Story Time from 10:30-11:15 a.m. every Friday through Nov. 21, and all families are welcome to attend.

Later that day, the Youth Page Turners will be having another book discussion from 12:30-1:30 p.m., with this week featuring Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones.

And as a reminder, the library will be closed, along with all other Timberland locations, on Wednesday, Sept. 17, for staff training. For more info, call (360) 785-3461.