FYI: Feb. 22
Our daily offering of meetings and events in and around Clark County
Monday, February 22, 2010
TOPS WA 952, Weigh-in 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Hazel Dell Estates Clubhouse, 1709 N.E. 78th St. • Fran, 360-573-8855.
LEWIS RIVER ROTARY, 7 a.m. at The Cedars Golf Club, 15001 N.E. 181st St., Brush Prairie. Jessee Dunn and Adrian Cortes will speak about the 75-year anniversary of the ARC of Clark County. • Sue Coates, 360-687-1606.
BOULEVARD KIWANIS, 7 a.m., Elmer’s Restaurant, 7105 N.E. 40th St. Vancouver City Manager Pat McDonnell will speak. • Cindy, 360-891-0908.
TOPS WA 1129 WOODLAND, Weigh-in at 9 a.m., meeting at 9:45 a.m., Woodland Community Center, 782 Park St., Woodland. • Marilyn, 360-713-4821.
HULDA KLAGER LILAC GARDENS SOCIETY, 1 p.m. at the Lilac Gardens, 115 S. Pekin Road, Woodland. A Tsugawa representative will give tips on growing and caring for herbs, as well as their flavors and culinary benefits. Everyone welcome, refreshments to follow. • Rebecca, 360-225-7381.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN, Vancouver Branch, World Affairs, 1 p.m., Clark County Genealogical Society Library Annex, 715 Grand Blvd. Mireaya Medina of the American Friends Service Committee, will speak about AFSC programs in areas of conflict and in the local area. Non-members welcome. • Nancy, 360-896-6521.
42-PLUS SINGLES, happy hour, 4 p.m., Gustav’s German Restaurant, 1705 S.E. 164th St. • 360-737-1219.
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.
RURAL LANDS TASK FORCE MEETING, 6 p.m., Dollars Corner Fire Station, 21609 N.E. 72nd Ave., Battle Ground. • 360-397-2280, ext. 4558.
CHRONIC PAIN AND FATIGUE SUPPORT GROUP, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Leonardo’s Pizza, corner of S.E. First St. and N.E. 164th Ave. Please attend perfume-free. • Rena, 360-835-5193.
CAREGIVER CERTIFICATION CLASS, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday. 28-hour class covers caregiver responsibilities in different work settings, Washington State regulations on seniors’ rights, medication management, confidentiality and documentation. Upon successful completion, the student will be awarded a state-issued certificate. Call for tuition, location and registration. • 360-696-5920, 1-800-608-2388.
ADULT BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Memorial Health Center, Suite 202, 100 E. 33rd St. • Hospice Southwest, 360-696-5100.
EXERCISE, NUTRITION AND CANCER, noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center, 2211 N.E. 139th St. Learn about the role of exercise and nutrition before, during and after a cancer diagnosis. Free, pre-registration required. • 360-487-3500.
WEEKLY KNITTING CLASS, 10-11:30 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 better, 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 22-26 with Janet Woodall, Luepke Center Community Room, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. $31 plus $10 supply fee for new students. • 360-487-7100.
LOVE AND LOGIC PARENTING CLASS, 6:15 p.m. Mondays, Felida Elementary School, 2700 N.W. 119th St. $20 per family or individual. Five-week series. • Bobbi Bellomy, 360-574-6290.
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. the second and fourth Mondays of the month, Barberton Grange, 9400 N.E. 72nd Ave. Free. • 360-574-0585, http://www.pnwpranichealing.com.
HAZEL DELL SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY GARDEN, information meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Hazel Dell School, 511 N.E. Anderson Road. Raised beds will be open to those who qualify for low-income housing, food stamps, medical coupons, or free/reduced lunch. Participants will receive soil, plants, tools and assistance from garden mentors at no cost. • Register 360-695-5627, firstname.lastname@example.org.
MORNING BOOK DISCUSSION, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Book: “Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia,” by Elizabeth Gilbert. • 360-687-2322.
TEEN ALTERED-BOOK WORKSHOP, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Ridgefield Community Library, 210 N. Main Ave. For ages 12-19. Learn how to change an old book into a work of art. All materials provided. • 360-887-8281.
FAMILY MOVIE SERIES, 2 p.m. Saturday, Three Creeks Community Library, 800-C N.E. Tenney Rd. Three Creeks Community Library will host “It’s Showtime!” a family-fun movie series for all ages. Popcorn and punch will be provided. • 360-571-9696.
TEEN WRITERS CIRCLE, 4 p.m. Tuesday, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Share writing and creative energy; snacks provided. For ages 12-19. • 360-687-2322.
EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Book: “Friend of the Earth,” by T.C. Boyle. • Brigitte, 360-695-1566
SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON SHOP LOCAL BUSINESS SHOWCASE, 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Red Lion Hotel at the Quay, 100 Columbia St. View and sample goods and services of businesses located in Southwest Washington. Hosted by the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce.