FYI, March 4
Thursday, March 4, 2010
POMONA GRANGE CWA AND LECTURE CONFERENCE, 10 a.m. at Manor Grange. Stuffing toys, coffee and cookies. * Elinor, 360-798-2303.
FORT VANCOUVER LIONS CLUB, noon, Bill’s Chicken and Steak House, 2200 St. Johns Blvd. Speaker: Sandy Foster regarding her recent humanitarian trip to Haiti. * Roy, 360-608-3043.
42-PLUS SINGLES, first-Friday-of-the-month Potluck, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 426 Fourth Plain Blvd. Social time at 6:30 p.m., potluck at 7 p.m. Bring $3 and a green potluck dish. * 360-737-1219.
CAMAS-WASHOUGAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 2 p.m. at the Camas Police Community Room, 2100 N. E. Third Ave., Camas. Speaker: Suzanne E. Bachelder, parks, cemetery and building facilities manager for the City of Washougal, will update knowledge of accomplishments since the 2006 Parks Trails plan was released. * Cecilia, 360-513-0188.
VANCOUVER FOLK SINGERS, 6:15 p.m., Genealogical Society annex, 715 Grand Blvd. Potluck and sing-along. * Bob, 360-253-9715; Ted, 360-883-3030.
NEW SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASS, 7:30 to 8:55 p.m. Fridays, March 5-April 23, Firstenburg Community Center. A fun, social way to aerobic fitness. Eight weeks, $44. * 360-834-3757, www.vancouverusa-scd.org.
PACIFIC NORTHWEST CHRISTMAS TREE ASSOCIATION SHORT COURSE, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Red Lion on the River, 909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland. Learn about pests, sprayer calibration, working with banks and more. Members attending selected sessions will receive credit toward their Oregon or Washington pesticide applicator license. * 503-364-2942.
SOROPTIMIST ESTATE SALE, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 504 N.W. 94th St.
SKILLS CENTER VIP TOUR AND LUNCHEON, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Clark County Skills Center, 12200 N.E. 28th St. The tour is open to the public and features an overview of campus programs; gourmet lunch, $5. Make necessary reservations to Jan Strickland at 360-604-1050 ext. 2151, no later than Feb. 24.
TEEN PODCAST WORKSHOP, 2:30 p.m. Friday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. For teens age 12-19. Learn how to make a podcast; bring your ideas and your friends. Part 1: Recording material. * 360-695-1566.
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.
TEEN BOOK GAB, 3:30 p.m. Friday, Woodland High/Middle School Library, across the street from Woodland Community Library. Book: “Persepolis¿“ by Marjane Satrapi. * Sam, 360-225-2115.
TEEN BOOK GAB, 3:30 p.m. Friday, Woodland High/Middle School Library, 770 Park St. For ages 12-19. Book: “Persepolis,” by Marjane Satrapi. * 360-225-2115.
WASHOUGAL GAMING GROUP, 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.
INFORMATION CLASS ON HEALING ROOMS, 7 p.m. Friday, “International Association of Healing Rooms,” sponsored by Vancouver Prayer and Healing Rooms, in the portal behind Vineyard Church, 1207 E. Reserve St. A seminar, “Moving in the Fullness of the Gifts of the Spirit,” follows at 9 a.m. Saturday. Guest speakers are the Rev. Patrick Dixon from Finland and the Rev. Calvin Tadema of MastersMind Ministry. Registration is $20. * 360-225-1054, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CARNIVAL AND SILENT AUCTION, 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Lakeshore Elementary School, 9300 N.W. 21st Ave. Sponsored by Lakeshore PTA. Several items available, including Disneyland Tickets. Games are family-friendly. All proceeds support the school’s learning assistance program and teacher grants. * 360-313-2250.
HAWAIIAN CULTURAL LU’AU, Saturday, 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.