FYI, March 3
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
HAZEL DELL LIONS, 6:30 p.m., JM Plaza Round Table Pizza. Visitors are always welcome.
CASCADE PARK KIWANIS, 7:30 a.m., IHOP 2900 S.E. 164th Ave. Speaker: George Kaufer - FISH. * P. Downey, 360-892-0407.
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.
COLUMBIA MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB, 6:30 p.m., St. John Lutheran Church, 11005 N.E. Highway 99. Irish Sundaes at 6:30 p.m., please bring a topping to share and a place setting. Meeting at 7:30 p.m. All mothers or guardians of multiple birth children are invited to attend. * 360-573-3318.
FORT VANCOUVER ROSE SOCIETY, Monthly meeting 7 p.m. at Clark County Genealogical Society Annex Room, 715 Grand Blvd. * Judy, 696-1331
WOODLAND HISTORICAL MUSEUM SOCIETY, 7 p.m. Woodland Grange Hall. Please plan to attend and learn of our progress and upcoming events.
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.
ESL CONVERSATION GROUP, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Children’s activities provided. * 360-687-2322.
MORNING BOOK DISCUSSION, 10 a.m. Thursday, La Center Community Library, 1402 E. Lockwood Creek Road. Book: “Whistling Season¿“ by Ivan Doig. * Justin, 360-619-1800.
FREE TAX HELP FROM AARP TAX-AIDES, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, First Baptist Church, 108 W. 27th St. Photo ID is required and you must bring original issue social security card or ITIN card for each person listed on your tax return. Please bring a copy of last year’s return, amount of real estate taxes paid and all tax related information. Free electronic filing for basic forms is provided by Tax-Aide. * firstname.lastname@example.org.
CARITAS QUILTERS, Offering quilters of all levels an area and equipment to use from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at 4610 N.E. 138th Place. The group sells or donates its projects to purchase items for the needy. * Jeanne LaViollette, 360-892-0686.
FREE E-MAIL COURSE, 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Create a free e-mail account and learn how to use it to send and receive messages. Please complete Introduction to the Internet first or have equivalent experience. * 360-695-1566.
FIFTY AND BETTER, Looking for performers for the upcoming Golden Note Cafe which will take place on March 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. Share dancing, musical, poetry and singing talents. * Kelly Lund, 360-487-7055.
POETRY WORKSHOP, For all ages, 6 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday at Vancouver Community Library upstairs in the Young Adult section, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. * 360-906-2325.
EVENING BOOK DISCUSSION, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way. Book: “Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior¿“ by Temple Grandin. * Jackie, 360-687-2322.
REMINDER: FOUNDER’S DAY LUNCHEON, 11 a.m. Saturday, March 6 at the Clark County Public Utilities Community Room, 1200 Fort Vancouver Way. All PEOs and Unaffiliates are invited to the Founder’s Day Luncheon. * Louise Dykes, 360-362-3522.
CABARET NIGHT, 6 p.m. Friday, Heritage High School, 7825 N.E. 130th Ave. Annual Cabaret Night, and lasagna dinner. Dance lessons by Arthur Murray Dance Studio. High School and Middle School Jazz Bands will provide dinner entertainment. * email@example.com
HAWAIIAN CULTURAL LU‘AU, Saturday, March 6, Thomas Jefferson Middle School, 3000 N.W. 119th St. Lunch or dinner seating, Hawaiian and Polynesian dancers and entertainers, silent auction and raffles. Tickets are $30 to $40. Proceeds support the Ho’ike and Hawaiian Festival in July. * Karen, 360-901-8860; Hilina’i 360-921-8816.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Menu: eggs, chicken fried steak, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, with strawberry muffins. $5 per person. * 360-693-8119.
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, scrambled eggs, sausage, lingonberries and beverages, $6. Lefse for sale. * 360-695-8721.
BRIKSA FUNDRAISER CONCERT, 6 p.m., Sunday, Kalama Community Building, 216 Elm St., Kalama. Admission is a can of food, will go to the Open House family Shelter in Vancouver. Free will offering for bands. * John, 360-622-6694.