August 2, 2018
Summer is busy time for local activities, festivals and special events. This week I thought I would share some local happenings to enjoy.
Friday, August 3rd, 6p.m. to 9 p.m.: Train Ride Fund raiser for Health & Hope Free Clinic. A chartered steam train ride into the countryside. Enjoy organic seasonal Hors D’Oeurves by Jeremy’s, wine, music and adventure in support of the area’s free medical clinic. Tickets are $30. Visit www.brownpapertickets.com to purchase tickets. Call 360-870-5376 for more information.
Tuesday, August 7th, 4:30 p.m.: United Way’s 13th Annual Power of the Purse. Admission is $30, to be held at the Centralia College TranAlta Commons. This is a unique fundraiser for United Way, raising money for a good cause, fabulous auction items and celebrating women in leadership and philanthropy. Call 360-748-8100 to get on the waiting list for tickets (yes, it is sold out but there is hope if you want to attend).
Thursday, August 9th, 6:00 p.m.: Movie Night at Stillwaters. Movie this month is “I can only Imagine”. Movie starts promptly at 6. Come early as ice cream is served at 5:45 p.m.
Thursday, August 9th through Sunday, August 12th: The 76th Annual Morton Loggers’ Jubilee. Featuring a parade, lawnmower races, flea market and more. For admission prices (they have nice senior discounts) and more information click HERE.
Tuesday, August 14th through August 19th: The Southwest Washington Fair is back! The Senior rate for admission is $6, and on Senior day, Wednesday, August 15th the price is $3. What a deal! Check out the fair exhibits, the animals and all the great Fair Food. Lots of Fun! Click HERE for admission, schedule and other fair information.
Take in some or all of these fun events and enjoy the best of Lewis County.
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