Community Calendar: AAUW Book Sale; Volunteer Income Tax Assistance; Dance Festival Northwest


Rainy Daze Quilt Guild

March 8 at the Twin Cities Senior Center, 2545 N. National Ave., Chehalis; doors at 6 p.m., meeting at 6:30 p.m.

New members are welcome. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

March 9, 12, 13 and 14 at the Mossyrock Grange Hall, 152 Isbell Road, Mossyrock

Free tax preparation for seniors and folks in the low income category. Bring income papers. This program will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 9, 12 and 14 and from noon to 6 p.m. on March 13.


Riverside Fire Authority Meeting

March 9 at Station 2 headquarters, 1818 Harrison Ave., Centralia; 5 p.m.

These meetings are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.


Workgroup for Parents of Children With Disabilities

March 9 at the Jensen Memorial Event Center, Veterans Memorial Museum at 100 SW Veterans Way; 5:30 to 7 p.m.

This class is hosted on the second Wednesday of every month until May by Reliable Enterprises and Lewis County Public Health and Social Services. Topics include preparing for graduation and other transitions, social security, employment supports and more. Register by calling organizer Shawna Haller at 360-520-9299 or email


Lewis County Cemetery District #1 Monthly Meeting

March 9 at the cemetery office, 407 Cowlitz Road, Winlock; 7 p.m.

These meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month.



March 12 at the Adna Grange, 123 Dieckman Road, Chehalis; doors at 3 p.m., games from 4 to 6 p.m.

Refreshments will be available for purchase.


Ladies Luncheon

March 14 at the Church of the Nazarene meeting room, 1119 W. First St., Centralia; 12 to 1:30 p.m.

Cost is $15. All women are invited to this “Safe and Sound” presentation by sheriff Rob Snaza and an inspirational speech by Vancouver writer Linda Reinhardt. Invite friends and make reservations. Email, call Kay at 360-269-2449 or call Val at 360-748-4722. The program is sponsored by the Centralia-Chehalis Christian Women’s Connection.


Free Concert

March 14 at Corbet Theater; 7 p.m.

To celebrate the approaching end of winter, the Pacific Northwest Chamber Orchestra will be holding a free concert. Masks and social distancing are encouraged.


Cyber Security Luncheon

March 16 at Jeremy’s Farm to Table, 576 W. Main St., Chehalis; 12 to 1 p.m.

All are invited to the Economic Alliance of Lewis County’s second cyber security presentation with guest speaker and cyber security expert JT Mundi from Kodenum, Inc.

Visit to register.

Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet

March 18 at Hotel Washington, 545 N. Market Blvd., Chehalis; Social hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7 p.m.

Reservations per person cost $50, or groups can sponsor a table for $350. RSVP by Jan. 17 by contacting the chamber at 360-748-8885 or visiting


Dance Festival Northwest

March 19 at Centralia College’s Corbet Theater; 7 p.m.

Tickets are available online at in person at 437 N. Market Blvd., Chehalis and at the door if available. Seating will be at half capacity and masks are required. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $15 for seniors (62 and older), students, military and children or $20 to livestream or download the performance digitally. For more information, call 360-748-4789.


Riverside Fire Authority Meeting

March 23 at Station 2 headquarters, 1818 Harrison Ave., Centralia; 5 p.m.

These meetings are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.


Book Sale

March 23 through 26 at the Lewis County Mall in Chehalis; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday

Proceeds of this annual gently-used book sale go to the American Association of University Women Lewis County chapter. Those wishing to donate used books may call 360-736-2147 or 360-262-3499. Masks are encouraged.


New Parent Fair

March 26 at the Morton Elementary School gym; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

This free fair will include infant CPR instruction and parenting tips. A photographer will be set up for family or pregnancy photos. There will also be activity booths, door prizes and snacks.

Those who call Louise at 360-496-3344 to RSVP by March 18 will receive a free packet of diapers.