FYI, Feb. 25

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Clubs

FRIDAY

FORT VANCOUVER LIONS CLUB, meeting at noon, Bill’s Chicken and Steak House, 2200 St. Johns Blvd. Speaker Vikki Hart, Vancouver Eye Care. * Roy, 360-608-3043.

42-PLUS SINGLES, happy hour, 4 p.m., Jake’s Bar, 4602 N.E. St. Johns Road. * 360-737-1219.

VANCOUVER FLUTE CLUB, invites all interested flute players to join. * Matt Doran, 360-573-7779.

Health

FAMILIES ANONYMOUS, a free self-help program for those concerned about drug abuse and behavior problems of a relative or friend, 7 p.m. Thursdays, at Orchards United Methodist Church, 11000 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. * 360-835-1066 or 360-991-8826.

LIVING HOPE HEALTH FAIR, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Living Hope Church, 10702 N.E. 117th Ave., Brush Prairie. Free health screenings include blood pressure, vision and hearing. Free seminars, samples, gifts and food. * Lynn, 360-254-5977.

HEALTH CARE ISSUE FORUM, 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, Southwest Washington Education Building, 400 N.E. Mother Joseph Place. Discuss mental-health and primary-care issues facing the elderly in Clark County. Eric Yakovich, executive director of Cowlitz County Guidance Association, will serve as they keynote speaker. Cory Bolkan and Derick Scovel also will speak. Free; RSVP required. * 360-694-8144, 888-637-6060, IAClark@dshs.wa.gov.

HEALTH FAIR AND MEDICARE 101, 11 a.m. Saturday at River Rock Church, 2008 S.E. Eighth Ave., Camas. Medicare 101 presentation by the Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors will start at 1 p.m. * http://www.river-rock.org/index.shtml.

TIPS FOR NUTRITIONAL HEALTH, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nutritional Consulting, The Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Suite 307. Topics include: weight loss and gain, digestion issues, vitamins and minerals, water consumption, cooking and shopping hints. Questions welcome. $10, mail checks to above address. * 360-695-3118.

Miscellany

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

UNPLUGGED GAMING PROGRAM, 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Woodland Community Center, 782 Park St., Woodland. For ages 12-19. YuGiOh, Dungeons and Dragons, board games and snacks. * 360-225-2115.

TEEN GAME NIGHT, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Washougal Community Library, 1661 C St., Washougal. For ages 12-19. * Sean, 360-835-5393.

TEEN SCAPE, 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Weekly program for teens 12-19, with snacks and video games. * 360-695-1566.

GAME NIGHT, 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Washougal Community Library, 1661 C St., Washougal. Informal group for role-playing games including Dungeons and Dragons, Call of Cthulu and GURPS. * 360-835-5393.

ALL ABOUT TEA, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Old Town Antique Market, 806 Main St. Entertaining and educational program will be presented by Cyrilla Gleason, a Vancouver resident who has been presenting tea seminars for ten years in the western United States and Canada. * 360-750-9100.

Fundraisers

BENEFIT DINNER, 6 p.m. Friday at The Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Prepared by the Patriots, ladies softball team. Menu: Chicken parmesan, pasta with marinara sauce, salad and dessert. $8 per person. Karaoke to follow by Ruth Fox. * 360-693-8119.

“SWING NIGHT,” 7 p.m. Saturday, Clark County Dance Center, 10713 N.E. 117th Ave. The event begins at 7 p.m. with a one-hour ballroom dance lesson by Joseph and Julieann Platt. Live dance music follows from 8 to 11 p.m. by the Columbia River High School Jazz Ensemble and the Beacock Music New Horizons Jazz Band. * 360-635-1777, crhsmusic@gmail.com.

BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Menu: eggs, sausage, hash browns, biscuits and gravy or pancakes. $5 per person. * 360-693-8119.