FYI, March 19
Friday, March 19, 2010
CLARK COUNTY WOMEN DEMOCRATS, 11:30 a.m. at Boppin’ Bo’s Restaurant, 7809 N.E. Vancouver Plaza Drive. No-host luncheon and meeting. Speakers: Tony Golik, Dennis Heck, Sen. Craig Pridemore. All Democratic men and women are welcome and invited. * Donna, 360-694-0766.
42-PLUS SINGLES, Casino Bus Trip to Lucky Eagle, call hot line early to RSVP. * 360-737-1219.
42-PLUS SINGLES, walk at 2 p.m., call for location; happy hour, 3 p.m. at Beaches Restaurant and Bar, 1919 S.E. Columbia Way. * 360-737-1219.
FAMILY CAREGIVERS: FOR CAREGIVERS OF CANCER PATIENTS, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Northwest Cancer Specialists Rose Quarter Cancer Center, 265 N. Broadway, Portland. This class is exclusively for caregivers of cancer patients; we’ll discuss common issues and questions while teaching skills to cope. Free; registration required. * RSVP 360-597-1337, email@example.com.
GLUTEN INTOLERANCE GROUP OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON, 10 a.m. to noon at Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital conference rooms C and D, 2211 N.E. 139th St. Dave and Debbie Jensen from Gluten Free Concepts will share their gluten-free bread products. * Kristi, 360-695-0862.
THE WASHINGTON OLD-TIME FIDDLERS, 2 p.m. at Fishers Grange, 814 N.E. 162nd Ave. All acoustic stringed instruments are welcome. Coffee, refreshments and dancing. Donation at the door. * 360-693-6888.
REFUGE VOLUNTEER TRAINING - CULTURAL EDUCATION, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, 28908 N.W. Main Ave. Learn about Cathlapotle Village that was located along the Columbia River where the refuge now exists. RSVP required. * Josie, 360-887-4106, firstname.lastname@example.org.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND WILDERNESS FIRST-AID CLASSES, 9 a.m., American Legion Post 122, 10221 Washougal River Road, Washougal. Emergency preparedness class starts at 9 a.m.; wilderness first-aid starts at 12:30 p.m. The classes are hosted by Cub Scout Pack 314 and Boy Scout Troop 314, and geared toward Scouts and siblings 10 and older. $5 per person. Bring a sack lunch, snacks, notebook and paper. Make reservations; space is limited. * 360-835-1929.
GENEALOGY SEMINAR, “Out on the Web: What is New on the Internet,” 9:30 to 11:30 a.m; “Out of the Mainstream: Hidden Sources and Records,” noon to 2 p.m. at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 18300 N.E. 18th St. Taught by Barbara & Hal Hovorka. Barbara taught at Portland Community College for more than 15 years. Class is free, small charge to cover cost of handouts. * 360-944-5773.
JOHNNY APPLESEED TRIBUTE, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Cascade Park Community Library, 600 N.E. 136th Ave. Apple crafts and more. All ages welcome. * 350-256-7782
FRASIER MEMORY BOOK COMMENTS, Vancouver USA Singers seek comments and photos to make a memory book for Ron Frasier, conductor, and his wife, Donna, pianist. The two are retiring after the concert in May. Comments due by April 30. * Vancouver USA Singers, P.O. Box 1842, Vancouver, 98668; email@example.com; 360-567-6294.