FYI, Feb. 5
Friday, February 5, 2010
FORT VANCOUVER LIONS CLUB, noon meeting at Bill’s Chicken and Steak House, 2200 St. Johns Blvd., Vancouver. Rob Klug from Clark County Public Works, will speak about smart traffic lights. * Roy, 360-608-3043.
42-PLUS SINGLES, first Friday of the month, 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. potluck at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 426 Fourth Plain Blvd. Bring potluck dish, $3 for non-members. * 360-737-1219.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS, Fort Vancouver Chapter 935, meeting at 9:30 a.m. with Walter Denkers speaking about reverse mortgages, followed by a potluck at Washington State School for the Blind, 2214 13th St. * Ned, 360-737-3974.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Union High School, 7207 N.W. Friberg-Strunk St., Camas. Second-annual Health & Wellness Fair with more than 35 professional booths, Red Cross Blood Mobile, H1N1 shots and Zumba. * 360-607-8936.
DENTAL HEALTH DAY, free dental care Saturday for children ages 2 to 19 from Clark and Skamania counties whose families are uninsured and cannot pay, Clark College dental hygiene clinic, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way. Screenings, X-rays, fillings, extractions, fluoride treatments, sealants and screenings will be offered. No cleanings. * Appointments required: 360-397-8010, 360-397-8020, 360-397-8000 ext. 7371.
USED BOOK SALE, noon to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, upstairs at the Camas Public Library, 625 N.E. Fourth Ave. * 360-907-1281.
TEEN BOOK DISCUSSION, 3:30 p.m. Friday, Woodland High/Middle School Library, 757 Park St., Woodland. Book: “Hard Love” by Ellen Wittlinger. * 360-225-2115.
TEEN ELECTRONIC GAMING, for ages 12-19, 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Woodland Community Center,782 Park St., Woodland. Play favorite electronic games. * 360-225-2115.
SUPER SATURDAY VALENTINE’S PARTY, for ages 5 to 11, 2 p.m. Saturday at Three Creeks Community Library, 800-C N.E. Tenney Road. Come for “Hearts and Crafts” and snacks. * 360-571-9696.
CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION, 2 p.m. Saturday, at Wy’East Middle School Auditorium, 1112 S.E. 136th Ave. Performances by students from Salmon Creek Chinese School and Portland Chinese Art and Cultural Center, a traditional Lion Dance and Chinese puppet show. * 360-695-1566.
TRAIN YOUR BRAIN TO CURB YOUR CRAVINGS, free 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. * RSVP, 360-896-2207.
RIDGEFIELD BOOSTER CLUB BUNCO NIGHT, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Ridgefield Community Center, 210 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield. $15 per person, $25 per couple, includes dinner, drinks, dessert and bunco, plus a silent auction. One auction item is a private tour for up to 10 people at Bethany Vineyards. Tickets at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Ridgefield Equestrian Team. * Sheri Rayburn, 360-904-1443.
CLARK COUNTY REPUBLICAN LINCOLN DAY DINNER, with silent auction at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Vancouver Hilton, 301 W. Sixth St., featuring presidential historian Mike Allen from the University of Washington. Kirby Wilbur will be master of ceremonies. Tickets $60 in advance, $65 at the door. Pre-event reception with elected officials at 5 p.m. * http://clarkcountygop.org, 360-695-1609.
LUAU FOR DOERNBECHER, sponsored by the Mr. Hudson’s Bay contest to raise money for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. 6 p.m. Saturday in the commons of Hudson’s Bay High School, 1206 East Reserve St. Hawaiian food, live music, Polynesian dancing and a performance by Groove Nation. $15 adults, $10 students. * 360-313-4414.
COLUMBIA DANCE MARDI GRAS PARTY AND SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION, 6 p.m. Saturday at Columbia Dance, 1700 Broadway St. Creole menu by Le Sous Chef, music by Noah Hocker Quintet and performance by Columbia Dance and alumni. $25. * 360-574-4061.
COLUMBIA PASTORAL COUNSELING CENTER FUNDRAISER AND AUCTION, 6:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, 11005 N.E. Highway 99. Featuring special guest speaker Lindsay Wagner (of “The Bionic Woman”) who will speak on “Holistic Healing for Family Violence.” $25. * 360-696-1615, http://cpcc.eventbrite.com.
ROCKSOLID ANNUAL AUCTION, 6 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Lutheran Church Gym, 12919 N.E. 159th St., Brush Prairie. Dinner, silent and live auction plus music by the Lewis River Dixieland Band. Proceeds benefit the after-school program at the Rocksolid Community Teen Center. * 360-883-2181; 360-883-5705.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST: Raise money for the Eagles CB club, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Chicken-fried steak, eggs, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, french toast, coffee or juice, $5. Public welcome. * 360-693-8119 after noon.
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.