FYI, Feb. 3
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
42-PLUS SINGLES food and cards, 1:30 p.m., Round Table Pizza, 5016 N.E. Thurston Way. * 360-737-1219.
TOPS WA1056 weigh-in, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m.; meeting, 9:30 a.m. at Shilo Fellowship Church, 10709 S.E. 10th St. * Nancy Minor, 360-903-4556.
SPEAKERS WITH SPIRIT TOASTMASTERS, 6:30 p.m. in Room 6236 of the Community Life Building, King’s Way Christian High School, 3606 N.E. 78th St. * Sharon, 360-571-3543.
CASCADE PARK KIWANIS CLUB, 7:30 a.m. at IHOP, 2900 S.E. 164th Ave. Speaker: Michael McNulty. * P. Downey, 360-892-0407.
COLUMBIA MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB, starts with a newcomers chat, 7 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 11005 N.E. Highway 99. All guardians of multiple-birth children are invited. * 360-573-3318.
FORT VANCOUVER ROSE SOCIETY, 7 p.m. at Clark County Genealogical Society Annex Room, 715 Grand Blvd. * Judy, 696-1331.
WOODLAND HISTORICAL MUSEUM SOCIETY, 7 p.m., at 417 Park St., Woodland. Public invited.
CAMAS-WASHOUGAL ROTARY, 7 a.m., Thursdays at Fairgate Inn Camas, 2213 N.W. 23rd Ave., Camas. * 360-606-4960, http://www.cwrotary.com.
VANCOUVER SPANISH CONVERSATION GROUP, beginners, intermediate and advanced Spanish speakers welcome. * 360-696-4498.
FAMILIES ANONYMOUS, a free self-help program for those concerned about drug abuse and behavior problems of a relative or friend, 7 p.m. at Orchards United Methodist Church, 11000 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. * 360-835-1066 or 360-991-8826.
MASTER COMPOSTER RECYCLERS, course starts Thursday and meets 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays until April 1 at Clark County’s 78th St. Conference Center in Vancouver. Exchange 30 hours of service for free 10-week training. * 360-882-0936, firstname.lastname@example.org.
MUSEUM AFTER HOURS, 5 to 9 p.m., lecture at 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Clark County Historical Museum, 1511 Main Street. Hear stories from the first African American families who settled in Vancouver during World War II. * Karen, 360-993-5679.
AUTHOR VISIT, 7 p.m., Feb. 4 at Three Creeks Community Library, 800-C Tenney Road. Learn about the importance of horses to native North America from author Steve Fountain, Ph.D. * Mike, 571-9696.
OPEN HOUSE, Skinner Montessori, 5001 N.E. 66th Ave., 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday for parents to visit and speak with teachers, tour the school and ask questions (no children please). * 360-696-4862, email@example.com.
POETRY WORKSHOP, all ages, 6 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday at Vancouver Community Library upstairs in the Young Adult section, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. * 360-906-2325.
WEIGHT LOSS CLASS, 3 to 5 p.m., Saturday at Celestial Awakenings, 6610 N.E. Highway 99. Train your brain to make healthy choices to make weight loss easy and natural. Free. * RSVP, 360-896,2207
MORNING BOOK DISCUSSION, 10 a.m., Thursday, La Center Community Library, 1402 E. Lockwood Creek Road, La Center. Book: “Midnight at the Dragon Cafe” by Judy Fong Bates. * 360-619-1800.
AFTERNOON BOOK DISCUSSION, 1 p.m., Thursday, at Three Creeks Community Library, 800-C N.E. Tenney Road. Book: “Stubborn Twig,” by Lauren Kessler. * 360-571-9696.
EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION, 7 p.m., Thursday, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way. Book: “Death of Celilo Falls, ” by Katherine Barber. * 360-687-2322.
CARITAS QUILTERS, offering quilters of all levels space and equipment, 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at 4610 N.E. 138th Place. The group sells or donates its projects to purchase items for the needy. * Jeanne LaViollette, 360-892-0686.
USED BOOK SALE, noon to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday Upstairs at the Camas Public Library, 625 N.E. Fourth Ave. * 360-907-1281.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST for the Eagles CB club, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Eggs, pancakes, sausage or ham, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, coffee or juice, $5. * 360-693-8119 after noon.
VANCOUVER EAGLES DINNER, 6 p.m. Friday at the lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Rib eye steak, baked potatoes, veggies, garlic bread, salad and dessert, $7. Karaoke with Ruth Fox follows dinner. * 360-693-8119.
SONS OF NORWAY BREAKFAST, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the hall, 2400 Grant St. Menu includes all-you-can-eat Norwegian pancakes and scrambled eggs, sausage, lingonberries and beverages, $6. Lefse for sale. * 360-695-8721