The Mt. St. Helens Club is southwest Washington’s oldest & favorite outing club. Currently with 100 members & growing, the club schedules hikes (almost) every Monday and (almost) every Saturday year round. During the winter, hikes are often replaced by x-country skiing & snowshoeing. Other outdoor activities include biking, camping, canoeing and picnicking.
Monday hikes are Easy to Moderate: (3 to 7 miles & less than 1000 elevation) Saturday hikes are Moderate to Difficult (5 to 12 miles & over 1000 elevation).
To learn more, access the website:mtsthelensclub.org
Once looking at the website press the “Events” tab, then select the outing you want to begin your experience with this great group of people. If you have questions about this event, just phone the leader. If you get an answering machine, leave a message & expect a call back.
Runners and walkers meet each Saturday for an hour of exercise followed by coffee. Location varies each week, check website for details.
Come to the Cowlitz Community Farmer's Market and find produce, plants, crafts, baked goods, eggs, entertainment, and fun! Come on down and join the fun there's something good for everyone!
Sign ups for Longview Girls Softball will be on Sat. Feb. 7th at the clubhouse at the softball fields on 7th Ave. (next to Columbia Ford). Registrations will be taken from 10am-2pm. Please bring a copy of your birth certificate. For more information, please contact the league office at 577-1006.
MEDICINE WHEEL TEACHINGS
Spiritual Leader Of The Cowlitz Tribe
Ongoing Classes Meet the 1st Saturday of Each Month
(*September only will meet on the 12th)
Noon to 1pmDrumming Circle1-4pm Teachings 4 – 5pm ishContacting the Spirits of the Wheel
The Snake Clan Medicine Wheel teachings are taught by Chief Roy Wilson (Grandfather) the Spiritual Leader and Storyteller of the Cowlitz tribe. Kyle Ward and Maureen Browning, Ritual and Shamanic Practitioners, Healers and Sun Dancers will show you how to contact the spirits of the medicine wheel to assist in ordinary daily life by receiving helpful information, teachings and guidance. Please bring your drum and/or rattle, sack lunch, blanket, eye covering, bottle of water, an open mind and heart to hear thesimilarities of the traditional Native American medicine wheel teachings with those of Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism and other world religions. Donations appreciated to help pay for Roy, Kyle and Maureen’s teachings, time, travel expenses and space rental. The Grange Hall214 W Cowlitz Avein downtownCastle Rock, WA98611
Contact Maureen Browning or Kyle Ward for directions or questionsRaven House Healing360-703-1394
Centralia 10/21/2009 Wednesday and 10/22/2009 Thursday 6:00pm to 8:30pm and 6:00pm to 8:30pm Centralia Community College, 600 Centralia College Blvd, Centralia Instructor(s): Nita Cook, Madrona Mortgage - Olympia and Diane Weaver, Reward International Real Estate Co-Sponsored by: DFI Please Note: For reservations call 360.791.7355 or email email@example.com.
ARE YOU LIVING IN FEAR OF FORECLOSURE?
Housing counselors are available the first Saturday of every month at the Longview Public Library 1600 Louisiana St, Longview, WA 98632 from 12 pm until 4 pm to provide resources regarding foreclosure and the options available to homeowners.
It’s a tough time for many homeowners. Families in our community are being impacted by foreclosures, but help is available. The Family Finance Resource Center is a non-profit agency with certified housing counselors who can provide options to save your home.Housing counseling has assisted hundreds of homeowners in our area and this service is available at no cost to the homeowner. Please call 360.423.9197 to find out about your options. Once again the number is 360-423-9197
Pancake & Waffle Breakfast held at Sons of Norway Sat. April 3rd from 8:30 - 10:30 am at 224 Catlin St W, Kelso, WA 98626.
Menu includes ham, pancakes, waffles, scrambled eggs, coffee and juice for a $5 donation.
Pickled herring, lefse making supplies and more at our Breidablik Butikk!
Enjoy your old time favorites as Don Marko and Tom Monson entertain our guests with their accordion music.
Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Friday October 1st 9am - 6pm Saturday October 2nd 9 am - 4 pm
Join us at New Life Fellowship Church @ 2441 - 42nd Ave, Longview, WA 98632. Guild website: www.lolquiltguild.org
Art work of members of the Columbian Artists Association is on display in the Koth Gallery at the Longview Library.
Three Rivers House of Prayer Presents
Love Overwhelming Project
Event Description: 2010 Winter Backpack Drive for the Homeless of Cowlitz County
Goal: To assemble winter survival kits to distribute to the communities homeless and less fortunate. Promote awareness and outreach to those in need during the cold winter months.
When: Donations may be dropped at Three Rivers International House of Prayer starting October 1st through October 23rd.
On October 23rd from 6-8 pm there will be a night of prayer focusing on the homeless population of Cowlitz County. There will be live music and fellowship.
We are in need of:
Hand/Toe Warmers (Hot Hands)
Note: All donations are tax deductable, as the Drive will operate under TRiHOP's 501(c)3 status.
TRiHOP is open dailey from 5 am - 7 am and 7pm - 9 pm
Please call Chuck Hendrickson to coordinate drop offs or for any other questions 360.560.3913
Paintings by Adna Pastel Artist, Marcia Jacyna. Titled ALONG THE WAY, the display features a variety of subjects painted from photos taken by the artist from Maine to the Yukon. The show runs Saturday, October 2nd through Saturday, October 30th.
Also on Display this month:The Functional Art of Toni Lawrence Saturday, October 2nd through Saturday, October 30th. www.ceramicsbytini.com
The Matrix Coffeehouse Music Arts Community & Food since 1995 434 NW Prindle St Chehalis, WA 98532 360.740.0492 www.matrixcoffeehouse.com
Local youth have proven to be very talented. Please come to enjoy their musical skills & encourage them!
Maddie- 9 year old blues guitarist
Haiko- 11 year old magician
Riley & Alex, 14 year olds, on tenor sax & trombone
these youth may also be performing solo sets: Tristian(14) on Keys and
-- The Matrix Coffeehouse Music Arts Community & Food since 1995 434 NW Prindle St Chehalis, WA 98532 360.740.0492 www.matrixcoffeehouse.com