FYI, March 18
Thursday, March 18, 2010
FORT VANCOUVER LIONS CLUB, noon at Bill’s Chicken and Steak House, 2200 St. Johns Blvd. Speaker: Jonathan Avery, chief administrative officer for Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center. * Roy, 360-608-3043.
42-PLUS SINGLES, Baby Boomer Dance, 7 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, 1021 N.E. Grand Ave., Portland. * 360-737-1219.
NEW SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASS, 7:30 to 8:55 p.m. Fridays through April 23, Firstenburg Community Center, 700 N.E. 136th Ave. A fun, social way to get aerobic fitness. Eight weeks, $44. * 360-834-3757, http://www.vancouverusa-scd.org.
LEGAL RESOURCES, 10 a.m. to noon at Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Discover how to do legal research, hire a lawyer or represent yourself in simple cases using both print and online sources. Please complete “Searching the Internet” first or have equivalent experience. * 360-695-1566.
ANIME-ZING WOODLAND TEENS, 4 to 6 p.m., Woodland Community Center, 770 Park St., Woodland. Enjoy anime movies, cosplay, snacks and choose the anime to watch next time. * 360-225-2115.
WASHOUGAL GAMING GROUP, 4 to 6 p.m. at the 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.
TEEN SCAPE, 3 to 5 p.m., Vancouver Community Library, 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Weekly program for teens 12-19, with snacks and video games. * 360-695-1566.
MANGA MANIA, 3:30 p.m., Ridgefield Community Library, 210 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield. For ages 12-19. Book: “Fruit Basket,” Vol. 1 by Natsuki Takaya. * 360-887-8281.
MR. HUDSON’S BAY, 6 to 10 p.m., Central Park Burgerville, 2200 E. Fourth Plain Blvd. Proceeds will be donated to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.
MARDI GRAS-THEMED DANCE AND AUCTION, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Red Cross Building, 605 Barnes St. Raise funds to help the Humane Society of Southwest Washington address the homeless pet problem in Clark County. Appetizers provided by Northwest Culinary Institute. $20.
BENEFIT DINNER, 6 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Pork chops, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, biscuit, salad and dessert. $8. Prepared and served by CB Club.Karaoke to follow by Ruth Fox. * 360-693-8119.
RHS PANCAKE BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 7:30 to 11 a.m., Ridgefield Community Center, 210 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield. $5 donation suggested. Band combos will play during breakfast. Funds raised will be used to purchase instruments for the marching band.
VANCOUVER RODEO BENEFIT DINNER AND AUCTION, 5 p.m. at the Clark County Saddle Club, 10505 N.E. 117th Ave. Theme: “Every Day Heroes: honoring our men and women in uniform.” Mr. Vancouver contest, door prizes, DJ and karaoke. $12, $15 at the door. * MissVancouverRodeo2010@yahoo.com; Kathy, 360-608-9562.
HOUGH MARDI GRAS, 6 p.m. at Shorty’s Nursery, 10006 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd. Special performance by Five Guys Named Moe, hors d’oeuvres provided, cash bars. Must be 21 to attend. $40, $50 for reserved seats. All proceeds benefit the Hough Family Services Center. * Kate, 360-992-7060, email@example.com.
SPAGHETTI SUPPER AND SILENT AUCTION, 6 p.m. at Camas Community Center, 1718 S.E. Seventh Ave., Camas. Relay For Life of East Clark County fundraiser. $10 adults; $5 children younger than 12. * Patti Lusk, 360-513-3546 or firstname.lastname@example.org
UNION HIGH SCHOOL BUNKO, 7 to 10 p.m., Union High School commons, 6201 N.W. Friberg Strunk St. Hosted by Union High cheerleaders to raise funds for a trip to the national competition in Anaheim, Calif., and to collect food for Evergreen Public Schools families in need. $15, plus one or more non-perishable food item. Child care available for a fee. * email@example.com.
MOUNTAIN VIEW CHRISTIAN SCHOOL AUCTION, 5 to 8 p.m. at Mountain View Christian School, 2810 N.E. 259th St., Ridgefield. Attendees are encouraged to wear Hawaiian apparel. Child care available for $2 per child, $5 for three or more. Proceeds go to the school. * 360-887-4019.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, 107 E. Seventh St. Eggs, sausage, hash browns, biscuits and gravy or pancakes. $5 per person. * 360-693-8119.