Community Calendar: Greenwood Memorial Park Work Party and Rededication; Toledo Thursday Market; Plant Sale


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Plant Sale

May 17-20 at the Winlock High School Greenhouse; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Winlock FFA and Agriculture Program will be holding their annual plant sale. Come out and support these hard-working students.


Flower Power: Flower Essences 101

May 18 at Nature Nurture Farmacy, 176 NE School St., Chehalis; 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Learn how to make and use flower essences to support your wellbeing with herbalist Lauren Olean. Classes are $25 and spots can be reserved online at or by calling us at 360-996-4387. Or stop in during open hours.


Toledo Thursday Market

May 19 at Steamboat Landing, 15 Ramsey Way, Toledo;  2 to 6 p.m.

Since 2017, Toledo Thursday Market brings handmade crafts, fresh cut flowers, farm eggs, artisan cheese, chocolate, baked goods and homegrown produce to the Toledo waterfront throughout the summer. Online ordering is available. Visit for more information.


Fox Theater Open House

May 19, Historic Centralia Fox Theater, 123 S. Tower Ave. in Centralia; 5 to 7 p.m.

The next Chehalis-Centralia Chamber of Commerce After Hours event will be an open house at the Fox Theater. Join the community for a sneak peek at the theater’s renovation progress. Take a tour, see what still needs to be done to open our doors, and get questions answered.


Centralia Farmers Market

May 20 at East Pine Street and Tower Avenue; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Centralia Farmers Market runs every Friday through September


Relay for Life of Lewis County

May 20-21 at Southwest Washington Fairgrounds; 4 p.m. Friday to 4 p.m. Saturday

The Relay For Life of Lewis County is back at the Southwest Washington Fairgrounds this year and will offer a fireworks show for donations to the American Cancer Society May 20 at about dusk. Help the Relay team raise its goal of $30,000 to fight cancer through participation in all the festivities. Go on Facebook to “2022 Relay for Life of Lewis County” to get information on how to become a participating organization. 


Pancake or Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast

May 21 at the Cowlitz Prairie Grange, 5184 Jackson Highway, Toledo; 7 to 10 a.m.

Breakfast is $7. For more information contact the grange hall at 360-864-2023.


Greenwood Memorial Park Work Day

May 21 at Greenwood Memorial Park; 8 a.m. to noon

A final work party to polish the cemetery for an upcoming rededication ceremony will be held at the cemetery.


Master Gardener Plant Sale

May 21, 22 at Southwest Washington Fairgrounds Blue Pavilion; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

The Master Gardeners’ Annual Spring Plant Sale is back, and provides a selection of over 1,000 tomato plants, including many heirloom varieties.

Other plants include annuals, perennials, herbs, shrubs, trees and more. Call 360-740-1216 or visit for more information.


Mama Mia!

May 20-22 at Evergreen Playhouse, 226 W. Center St. Centralia; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday

The Evergreen Playhouse brings quality live theater to the people of Lewis County. ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. Call 360-736-8628 or visit for more information.


Morton Farmers Market

May 21 at 700 Main Ave., Morton; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Morton Farmers Market runs every Saturday on the grassy area in front of Bob Lyle Community Center.


Tenino Farmers Market

May 21 in Downtown Tenino off of Sussex Avenue; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Tenino Farmers Market will run every Saturday through Sept. 24.


Seasonal Detox: Spring

May 25 at Nature Nurture Farmacy, 176 NE School St., Chehalis; 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Learn what a detox is and isn't and how to use foods to safely detox the body for spring. With nutritionist Ashley McEntyre. Classes are $25 and spots can be reserved online at or by calling us at 360-996-4387. Or stop in during open hours.


Community Garage/Yard Sale

May 27, 28 at Adna Grange #417, 123 Dieckman Road in Adna; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

There will be inside and outside spaces are available in this sale.  Each 8'x8' space is $20 rental.  Email for information.


Greenwood Memorial Park Rededication

May 28 at Greenwood Memorial Park; 11 a.m. to noon

A formal rededication ceremony for Centralia’s Greenwood Memorial Park will occur with a tribute to all the folks who have been buried there, including many veterans.