FYI, Feb. 7
Sunday, February 7, 2010
TOPS WA 1129 WOODLAND, weigh-in at 9 a.m., meeting at 9:45 a.m., Woodland Community Center, 782 Park St., Woodland. * 360-225-8733.
PATCHWORK PALS QUILT GROUP, 9:30 a.m., La Center Evangelical Free Church, Fifth Street and Aspen Avenue, La Center. Helen Earhart will teach a class on ‘Riversible Applique’ for quilts and pillows. * Meghan, 503-484-4022, firstname.lastname@example.org.
PALS BOARD MEETING, 5:30 p.m., in the library at Lacamas Heights Elementary School, 4600 N.E. Garfield St., Camas. All parents encouraged to attend; babysitting services provided. Half the gym is reserved for a free-play event for children. * 360-833-5740.
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS AND AUXILLIARY, 7 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 9900 E. Mill Plain Blvd. * Marge, 360-574-4936.
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, Fort Vancouver Chapter monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m. at the American Legion, 4607 N.E. St. James Road. Speaker: Shaun Benson. * Sue, 360-573-5445.
VANCOUVER SPANISH CONVERSATION GROUP, 6 to 8 p.m. Mexico Lindo, 7900 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Beginners, intermediate and advanced Spanish speakers welcome. * 360-696-4498.
MEDICARE 101, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Monday, The Kimberly Center, 201 N.E. 73rd St. Get questions about medicare answered. * Call for seating, 360-735-3683, 360-735-3692.
NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR THE MENTALLY ILL, support group for “Families of Inmates with Mental Health Issues,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, 2801 Fort Vancouver Way. * 360-695-2823.
ADULT BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, Memorial Health Center, 100 E. 33rd St., Suite 202. * Hospice Southwest, 360-696-5100.
NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR THE MENTALLY ILL, monthly education meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, 2801 Fort Vancouver Way. Speakers David Benedicktus and Corrine Anderson-Ketchmark, will discuss the impacts of complex trauma on learning and the relationship to the development of chronic disease. * 360-695-2823.
BLOOD DRIVE, noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Westfield Vancouver mall, 9320 N.E. Vancouver Mall Drive, No. 100. * 360-567-4810.
SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASS, 7 to 8:15 p.m. Monday, Chief Umtuch Middle School, 700 N.W. Ninth St., Battle Ground. * 360-887-1888.
WEEKLY KNITTING CLASS, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, La Center Community Library, 1402 E. Lockwood Creek Road. Relax and learn how to knit. * 360-619-1800.
MAH JONGG MANIA, classes for 50 and older, 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday with Janet Woodall, Luepke Center Community Room, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. $31 plus $10 supply fee for new students. * 360-487-7100.
MEDITATION FOR WORLD PEACE AND HEALING CLINIC, featuring Pranic healing, a no-touch healing technique, respectful of all religions and philosophies. 7-9 p.m. Monday, Barberton Grange, 9400 N.E. 72nd Ave. Free. * 360-574-0585, http://www.pnwpranichealing.com.
GOLDEN HARVEST MUSICAL, 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Luepke Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. Featuring Grammy-nominated singer Ellen Whyte and Friends. * 360-487-7055.
PARENT/CHILD BOOK DISCUSSION, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Washougal Community Library, 1661 C St., Washougal. Book: “Whales on Stilts,” by M.T. Anderson. * 360-835-5393.
LEGO PROGRAM, 4 p.m. Tuesday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. A monthly Lego challenge: Bring your own or use the library’s collection. * 360-695-1566.
HOME BUYER SEMINAR, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, 15640 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd. Learn insider tips on how to permanently increase credit score, five must-know facts about hiring a real estate agent, special deals and three minimum requirements that will allow anyone to qualify for financing. * 360-608-3549.
PAGE TURNERS BOOK DISCUSSION, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Camas Public Library, 625 N.E. Fourth Ave., Camas. For grades four and up, plus one parent or guardian. Sign-up required. * 360-834-4692.
TWEEN BOOK DISCUSSION, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Three Creeks Community Library, 800-C N.E. Tenney Road. For ages 9-12, with a parent. Book: “The Ravenmaster’s Secret,” by Elvira Woodruff. * 360-571-9696.
TEEN BOOK DISCUSSION, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Book: “Sold,” by Patricia McCormick. For ages 12-19. * 360-695-1566.
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, hashbrowns, biscuit 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.
MCTEACHER NIGHT, 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Hazel Dell McDonald’s, 7010 N.E. Highway 99. To benefit Franklin Elementary School. Teachers and staff serve food, the school will receive 20 percent of sales. * 360-885-2211.
USS CLINTON APA-144 REUNION, 17th Annual. October 11-15 in Reno, Nevada. * Duncan, 409-945-6148.