Community Calendar: New Years Night Ski and Dance Party; New Year’s Eve Skate and Dance; Polar Plunge at Offut Lake;


New Years Night Ski and Dance Party

Dec. 31 at White Pass Ski Area; 2 to 9 p.m.

Night skiing will be held ahead of a family-friendly celebration to ring in the New Year with New York at 9 p.m. There is no cost to attend the dance party. Visit to reserve lift tickets.

New York ‘90s New Years Party

Dec. 31 at The Juice Box, 216 S. Tower Ave., Centralia; 6 to 10 p.m.

A night of dancing to New York 1990s hits in ‘90s attire. Family-friendly, no cover.

New Year’s Eve Skate and Dance

Dec. 31 at the Centralia Rollerdrome, 216 W. Maple St., Centralia; 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Celebrate the New Year with roller skating, dancing, a countdown and confetti for $25 per person, which will cover admission, skates, pizza, pop and party favors.

New Year’s Eve Potluck Party

Dec. 31 at the Brooklyn Tavern, 2611 N. River Road, Cosmopolis; 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

There will be a potluck dinner with karaoke at the Historic Brooklyn Tavern. A champagne toast will be held at midnight.

‘Level 22’ NYE Party

Dec. 31 at Inset Coin, 309 N. Tower Ave., Centralia; 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

This New Year's Eve bash will feature a live DJ, live hip hop, bubbly dry ice drinks, cocktails and games. No cover. 

New Year’s Eve Celebration

Dec. 31 at Fairway Lanes, 1501 S. Gold St., Centralia; 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.

A night of rock & bowl with party favors, sparkling cider or champagne, a balloon drop and bowling in the New Year at Fairway Lanes is $25 per person. 

‘Draggin’ In the New Year’

Dec. 31 at McFilers, 543 NW Pacific Ave., Chehalis; 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Live performers, a raffle and a karaoke contest will be held to celebrate the life of Rikkey Outumuro (Tru Starlet) at this New Years Eve party. A $5 donation is suggested, donations will go to Outumoro’s family. 

Polar Plunge at Offut Lake

Jan. 1 at the Offut Lake Resort, 4005 120th Ave. SE, Tenino

Offut Lake Resort in Tenino hosts its Polar Plunge every year on New Year’s Day. For more information, call 360-264-2483.

Preschool Story Time

Jan. 6 at the Toledo Community Library; 1 p.m.

Story time will resume on Thursday, Jan. 6.

Polar  Plunge

Jan. 8 at Mayfield Lake; 9 a.m.

The Lewis County Icicle Brigade’s Polar Plunge is a jump in Mayfield Lake to raise money and awareness for the Special Olympics Washington. To get involved, visit

Riverside Fire Authority Meeting

Jan. 12 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

Jan. 12 at the Jenson 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 

Jan. 12 at the cemetery office, 407 Cowlitz Road, Winlock; 7 p.m.

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