Toledo High School presents Coffee House 7 p.m. Thursday. Enjoy local talent and participate. Song, dance, poetry, stand-up, etc. with cookies and java. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us or call (360) 864-2391.
Toledo's Mighty Fine Seniors serve breakfast Saturday, $5 for homemade biscuits and gravy for Early Risers, eggs and ham plus endless 'cakes for the rest. Hoe Down April 27 at 5 p.m. Toledo Senior Center, $8. Dinner plus entertainment. RSVP. Contact Diana, firstname.lastname@example.org or (360) 864-2112.
Morgan Arts Centre hosts ARTrails planning meeting 6:30 p.m. April 17. Vision:Toledo A.R.E. Meeting 6:30 p.m. April 23. Chronicle Open House 4 - 6 p.m. April 25. Visit www.marganartscentre.com or call (360) 864-4ART.
Toledo School Board meets April 18 at District Offices. Public invited. Call (360) 864-6325.
April 28, Toledo High School repeats the Track Breakfast 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. All You Can Eat Pancakes plus made-to-order omelettes. Provides THS track program much-needed uniforms. Visit www.toledo.k12.wa.us or call (360) 864-2391.
Carrie Anguiano, Shy-Anne Hill, Kayla Coverdell and Mrs Ketchum will be selling Cheese Days buttons. Contact Cyndi, email@example.com or (360) 864-4774.
Toledo Garden Club meets first Thursdays monthly at the Presbyterian Church. Carpool for lunch meets 11 a.m. May 2, then continues on to the Dirty Thumb or Adna Floral Nursery. Join us.
Toledo Historical Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit, meets fourth Mondays monthly at Presbyterian church. Call Anita U. Emel, (360) 864-8567.
On a more somber note, I pause to mourn the passing of two retail businesses last month in the downtown core. While I don't drink, I enjoyed a cold soda and discussion about the 'hood with Jerry Pratt, proprietor of the liquor store. Toledo's Daily Grind represented my Internet connection before home installation, with coffee fueling me while I conducted business. I will miss them both.
Another business is “reinventing” itself. Never The Same is getting major improvements under Katie's perceptive eye. Check out the changes, and shop local. Call (360) 864-8766.