Saturday, September 1, 2012
• 17th District Senate Race:A barbecue fundraiser for Rep. Tim Probst, D-Vancouver, who is running for state Senate, will take place 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Firefighters Hall, 2807 N.W. Fruit Valley Road, in Vancouver. A donation of $50 is suggested. For more information or to RSVP, contact Morgan McClincy by phone at 360-989-7817 or by email at Morgan@ElectTimProbst.net.
• 49th District House Position 1 race: State Rep. Sharon Wylie, D-Vancouver, will host a "coffee and conversation" event 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Thatcher's Coffee, 104 Grand Blvd., Suite 100, in Vancouver. Later on the same day, a fundraiser for Wylie's re-election campaign will take place 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Woody's Tacos, 210 W. Evergreen Blvd., Suite 700, in Vancouver. Suggested donations of $20 will be accepted at the fundraiser. To RSVP, call 360-901-8551, or visit Wylie's Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/SharonFor49th.
• Republican candidates:Several Republican legislative candidates from Clark County and Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna will attend a "road to success" social and dinner fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive, in Vancouver. Tickets for the event are $40 per person or $400 per table. To register, email Clark County Republican Chairwoman Stephanie McClintock at email@example.com.