Local residents have roughly one more month to visit the Winlock Historical Museum before they close for the winter at the end of October. Featuring photos, archives and artifacts of our town's long history, the museum is open regularly on Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m., with private tours available by appointment. For more information, contact Dave Rubert at (360) 880-6895, or visit them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pages/Winlock-Historical-Museum.
The Olequa Senior Center is pleased to announce new exercise classes taking place regularly and open to area residents. Including aerobics, balance exercises, strengthening with weights and stretching, the classes take place Mondays through Thursdays from 9 to 10 a.m. and are taught by a trained instructor. The cost is just $30 for 10 weeks, with fee waiver available to those who need them. All area seniors are encouraged to participate.
The Senior Center is also having free shingles vaccinations this Wednesday from 12:15 -1:30 pm. For more information Senior Center Activities, call (360) 785-4325.
The Winlock Timberland Library continues to celebrate Banned Book Week (Sept. 22 - 28) with Banned Book Bingo, asking patrons to mark off selected banned books they have read. Bingo cards are due by Sept. 30 and winners will receive a Freadom Badge.
On Thursday, the library will be celebrating Science Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with fun science activities, take-home projects, stories, and more.
On Friday, the library will resume their regular Family Story Time from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., with of stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that focus mainly on children age 6 and younger. Fore more library information, call (360) 785-3461.