This Thursday the Olequa Senior Center will be featuring a lunch of Tacos with the works, followed by soup and sandwiches on Monday and spaghetti on Tuesday. These lunches are just $4 and are open to the public, while senior nutrition lunches also take place on Wednesday and Friday for those 60 and older. For more information, including how to help volunteer for these programs, call the center at (360) 785-4325.
Many of you may have seen the new location of Brosey's Hardware at 109 Walnut St., just across the street from Winlock Auto Supply. They may have a new location, but continue to offer a wide selection of parts and tools, as well as vehicle licensing services. Drop by and see their new venue between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, or 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays. A grand opening is also expected in the coming days. For more info, call (360) 785-3791.
October is the last month to check out the Winlock Historical Museum before they close for the winter. Full of artifacts depicting the city's long history, as well as exhibits displayed on a rotating basis, the museum is free to visit with the help of donors and an entirely-volunteer staff. The museum is open Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. or by appointment, with such arrangements possible through Dave Rubert, reachable at (360) 880-6895. More information can also be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pages/Winlock-Historical-Museum.
The Winlock Timberland Library continues to offer a chance for area residents to win a free e-reader. All you have to do is sign up for a new library card at any Timberland location during the month of October and you are automatically entered to win.
On Wednesday, the Timberland Regional Library Board of Trustees will hold their regular meeting at the Winlock Library starting at 7 p.m. Thir agenda is expected to cover a review of the Summer Reading Program, as well as department updates and an opportunity for public comment, among other items.
On Friday, the library will continue their regular Family Story Time from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., with stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that focus mainly on children age 6 and younger.
On Saturday, the library will be hosting Science Saturday starting at 10 a.m. with fun science activities, take home projects, stories, and play. For more library information, call (360) 785-3461.