FYI, Feb. 23





TOPS WA1056, weigh-in 8 to 9:15 a.m., meeting 9:30 a.m., Shilo Fellowship Church, 10709 S.E. 10th St. * Nancy Minor, 360-903-4556.

FT. VANCOUVER KIWANIS CLUB, 11:30 a.m., Bill’s Chicken and Steak House, 2200 St. Johns Blvd. Speaker: Ray Fischer with the 78th Street Garden Project. * F. Hannah, 360-882-0145.

CAMAS-WASHOUGAL COMMUNITY GARDEN CLUB, 1 p.m., Camas Community Center, 1718 S.E. Seventh Ave., Camas. Speaker: Jesse Batty of Friends of Trees. Refreshments, guests welcome. * 360-210-8012.

42-PLUS SINGLES, food and cards, 1:30 p.m., Round Table Pizza, 5016 N.E. Thurston Way. * 360-737-1219.

HOPE BATTLE GROUND AL-ANON, 7:30 p.m., Community Baptist Church, 490 S. Parkway, Battle Ground. * 360-693-5781.

ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL OF CLARK COUNTY: Soliciting nominations for the 2010 Library Service Award. The award dinner will be held April 29 at the Battle Ground Community Center, 912 E. Main St., Battle Ground. Nominations are due by March 12. Call for more info and nomination forms. * Marie, 360-921-2755.

COLUMBIA GORGE WOMEN’S ASSOCATION SCHOLARSHIPS, applications due by March 19. Forms may be picked up at the Clark College Office of Financial Aid in Gaiser Hall, the Camas Public Library or the Washougal Public Library. * Request forms: e-mail or write to Education Chair, CGWA, P.O. Box 572, Camas, Wash., 98607. Estimated amount is $500.


CAREGIVER CERTIFICATION CLASS, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 28-hour class covers caregiver responsibilities in different work settings, Washington 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.

50 AND BETTER WINTER WELLNESS FAIR, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Luepke Center Community room, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. Resources for good health and well-being. * Kelly, 360-487-7055.

MASALA BHANGRA CLASSES, 4:30 to 5:25 p.m., Wednesdays, Marshall Community Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. Fitness program suitable for participants of all ages and fitness levels. $25 per month. * 360-487-7092.

DEVELOPING A HEALTHY BACK AND A STRONG CORE, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Northwest Personal Training, 1011 Broadway St. Learn what you can do to maintain a healthy and strong back. Free; space is limited. * Register, 360-574-7292.


WHAT IS A REVERSE MORTGAGE, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jemtegaard Middle School Library, 3500 S.E. Evergreen Blvd., Washougal. Learn what a reverse mortgage is; who qualifies; how much does a senior homeowner qualify for; when does it need to be repaid; and why people are using reverse mortgages. Walk-ins welcome. * RSVP, 360-903-7601.

INBETWEENS, 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Cascade Park Community Library, 600 N.E. 136th Ave., for children ages 8 to 12. * 360-256-7782.

STITCHERY GROUP, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, Ridgefield Community Center, 210 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield. Free, informal weekly drop-in get-together. * Ann, 360-887-8281.

YWCA VOICES OF WOMEN, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, YWCA Clark County Main Office, 3609 Main St. Topic: How to get the most out of your relationships: work, family, friends and intimate partners. Brown bag lunch session. * 360-448-6926

MAH JONGG MANIA, classes for 50 and older, 6 to 8 p.m. through Feb. 26, with Janet Woodall, Luepke Center Community Room, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd.; $31, plus $10 supply fee for new students. * 360-487-7100.

STITCH WITS, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Free, informal, weekly get-together. * Jackie, 360-687-2322.

KNIT-IN, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Vancouver mall library, 8700 N.E. Vancouver Mall Driver. Volunteers will be available to teach and assist. * 360-892-8256.