FYI, March 8
Monday, March 8, 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., The Cedars Golf Club, 15001 N.E. 181st St., Brush Prairie. Speaker: Bob Hazelton, author of “Dads Matter: The Role of Fathers.” * Sue, 360-687-1606.
BOULEVARD KIWANIS, 7 a.m., Elmer’s Restaurant, 7105 N.E. 40th St. David Whalen of A1 Custom Computers will speak about viruses and how to prevent them. * Cindy, 360-891-0908.
TOPS WA 1129 WOODLAND, weigh-in 9 a.m., meeting 9:45 a.m., Woodland Community Center, 782 Park St., Woodland. * Marilyn, 360-713-4821.
WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS OF OREGON, connect and Grow Networking Dinner, 5:45 to 8:30 p.m. at Kell’s Irish Restaurant, Ceili Ballroom 112 S.W. Second Ave., Portland. $40 early bird registration; $50 after March 4. Topic: Proven Growth Strategies for Tough Times. * http://www.oregonweo.org/, firstname.lastname@example.org, 503-432-8939.
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.
MUSTANGS UNLIMITED CAR CLUB, 7:30 p.m. at the American Legion, 4607 N.E. St. Johns Road. All Ford enthusiasts are welcome. * Earl, 360-513-8251; or Darlene, 360-694-2290.
LOWER COLUMBIA ALLIANCE FOR LIVING SUSTAINABLY, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Clark County Public Service Center sixth floor, 1300 Franklin St. Topic: Energy efficiency for our homes and businesses. Members and the public are welcome. * Patrick, 360-892-6752.
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.
WELLNESS TALK, 11 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, 50 and Better, Firstenburg Community Center, 700 N.E. 136th Ave. “Who is looking out for your Future,” your identity and your money returns without risk. * 360-487-7015.
FIRST AID BASICS, 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Southwest Washington Red Cross, 3114 E. Fourth Plain Blvd. Learn the skills needed to prevent, recognize and provide basic care for injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive. $30. * 360-693-5821, 1-888-434-1966.
NAMI CLARK COUNTY, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, NAMI Office, 2801 Fort Vancouver Way. Monthly education program for families coping with mental illness. All welcome. * NAMI, 360-695-2823.
LEGACY SALMON CREEK WALK, 5k and 10k walks start between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday, finish by 4 p.m. Sponsored by the All Weather Walkers.
ESL CONVERSATION GROUP, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Children’s activities provided. * 360-687-2322.
POLISHING YOUR RÉSUMÉ, 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Learn how to cut down and target a résumé that is overstuffed with experience and skills. Optional computer lab from 3 to 4 p.m. * 360-695-1566
TEEN PODCAST WORKSHOP, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, 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. * 360-695-1566.
PAINTING, PEN AND INK, 5 p.m. Tuesday, Cascade Park Community Library, 600 N.E. 136th Ave. Express yourself by learning a new art technique. Practice using watercolors and drawing manga. * 360-256-7782.
PAGE TURNERS BOOK DISCUSSION, 7 p.m. Tuesday, for grades four and up, plus one parent or guardian. Sign-up required. * 360-834-4692.
ESL GRAMMAR CLASS, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 S.E. Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Children’s activities provided. * 360-687-2322.
BEGINNING CELTIC TAP, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, March 9 to April 27, Marshall Community Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. Learn the basics of Cape Breton, Scottish, Irish, and American tap. Wear smooth-soled shoes. $39. * Register, 360-487-7100; info, 360-609-0623, www.vancouverusa-scd.org.
INTERMEDIATE CELTIC TAP, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, March 9 to April 27, Marshall Community Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. More advanced Celtic hard-shoe dance styles to lively Celtic music. $39. * Register, 360-487-7100; info, 360-609-0623, www.vancouverusa-scd.org.
TEENS READ, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. For ages 12-19. Book: “The Adoration of Jenna Fox,” by Mary E. Pearson.
COLUMBIA RIVER MIRACLE LEAGUE, 5 to 8 p.m. today, Burgerville, 6700 N.E. 162nd Ave. Portion of sales will go to CRML-Baseball for children and adults with disabilities. In-person registration available. * 360-513-8837, www.columbiarivermiracleleague.org.