Be a Kid Librarian at the Camas Library

Camas Public Library 625 NE 4th Ave., Camas, WA

The Camas Public Library will host a weekly "Kid Librarian" event when a kid gets to be a librarian for a day. Each new Kid Librarian will share the books they're reading, reimagined cover art and a video book review. Registration is required. Registration and more information is available online at CamasPL.org/kidlibrarian.

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Equity Advisory Group – Interstate Bridge Replacement program

Virtual Meeting

All who are interested in the bi-state Interstate Bridge Replacement program may participate in this virtual public meeting for the Equity Advisory Group from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 20. Community members may publicly comment toward the end of the meeting and may also submit comments in advance of or following the meeting. The Equity […]

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Mosaic Arts Alliance Anniversary Celebration at Vancouver Library

Vancouver Community Library 901 C St., Vancouver, WA

Mosaic Arts Alliance will celebrate it 20th anniversary from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 21 in the community room of the Vancouver Community Library at 901 C St. in downtown Vancouver. Several guest speakers will talk about planned projects and activities for the arts in Vancouver. Members of the Mosaic Arts Alliance will also reflect […]

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Clark County Community Planning Comprehensive Plan Update

Clark County Public Service Center 1300 Franklin St (5th floor Room 511), Vancouver, WA

Clark County Community Planning is starting the process of updating the local Comprehensive Growth Management Plan, as required by the state’s Growth Management Act (GMA). The plan, last updated in 2016, is a long-range policy guide for how the county plans to manage growth and development over a twenty-year period. The council will hold a […]

Transgender 101 Class

Mill Plain United Methodist Church 15804 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA

In honor of Transgender Awareness Month, the Mill Plain United Methodist Church Social Justice Team welcomes Jackie Stone from the Northwest Gender Alliance to lead a discussion that covers the scientific grounding of transgender, intersex and nonbinary people, the importance of pronouns and the reality of personal experiences so that we can create a welcoming, […]

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Best Weigh Weight Loss Group

Whipple Creek Seventh-day Adventist Church - 302 NW 179th St., Ridgefield, WA 98642 302 NW 179th St., Ridgefield, WA

Dr. Nicholas Will will lead a ten-week weight loss course with and small group support starting 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 31 at Whipple Creek Seventh Day Adventist Church, 302 N.W. 179th St., Ridgefield. The cost is $5 per person and includes all materials. Meetings include presentations, small-group nutrition exercises and discussion, personalized support, motivational […]

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World Water Day: Marine Park Beach Cleanup

Marine Park SE Marine Park Way & Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA

Mark World Water Day by joining a group of volunteers at Marine Park, S.E. Marine Park Way and Columbia Way, to pick up litter, rain or shine, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. March 22. Litter pickers and buckets will be provided. Volunteer should expect to walk 1.5 miles on paved and uneven, muddy trails. Registration is […]

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Open House for PeaceHealth Medical Center Volunteers

Health Education Center at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center 600 NE 92nd Ave., Vancouver, WA

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is relaunching its volunteer program and will hold a series of open house events for those interested in volunteering. Volunteers can help patients and visitors find their way through the hospital. Additional volunteer opportunities include shifts in the gift shop and information desk, as well as stocking carts in the Emergency […]

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Classroom to Career Seminar at WSUV: Design and Communication

Washignton State University Vancouver 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave, Vancouver, WA

Washington State University Vancouver, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave., Vancouver, is offering a series of "Classroom to Career" seminars for those who are interested in college, but undecided about a major. The next seminar, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. March 23 in Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110, focuses on careers in design and communications. Meet […]

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Public Meeting on Proposed Housing Code Amendments

Clark County Public Service Center 1300 Franklin St (5th floor Room 511), Vancouver, WA

Clark County is hosting a public meeting at 6 p.m. March 23 to present the first batch of proposed housing code amendments related to middle housing and smaller single-family strategies from the county’s Housing Options Study and Action Plan. Project staff will provide a presentation on the proposed code amendments, listen to feedback, and answer […]

Free Tax Preparation-VITA

Three Creeks Community Library 800 N.E. Tenney Road, Vancouver, WA

Ren Locus will free income tax return preparation at Three Creeks Community Library to qualified individuals in Southwest Washington through the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. For more information and to schedule an appointment visit renlocus.org/vita or call 360-230-8030.

Vancouver Public Works offers tour of Marine Park Wastewater Treatment Plant

Vanouver Water Resource Education Center 4600 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA

Vancouver Public Works will offer a tour of the Marine Park Wastewater Treatment Plant from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. March 25. Participants should meet at the Water Resources Education Center, 4600 S.E. Columbia Way, Vancouver. Learn what happens to the water that goes down your drain. How far does it travel? Where does it […]

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Tech Recycling Event

HP Vancouver (North Parking Lot - behind Peet's Coffee) 1115 SE 164th Ave, Vancouver, WA

Hewlett-Packard and Free Geek are hosting a Tech Drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 25 at HP Vancouver, 1115 S.E. 164th Ave. (north parking lot behind Peet's Coffee). Bring used technology to HP to be ethically recycled or refurbished for other community members at low or no cost.

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Free Open Saturdays at Pearson Field

Pearson Field Education Center 201A E. Reserve St., Vancouver, WA

Open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Pearson Field Education Center, 201 A E. Reserve St., Vancouver, is the ideal location for youth of to experience STEM education through aviation. Explore a flight simulator lab, Kerbal Space Program stations, vertical wind table, glider building, historic airplanes and collections on display, and various […]

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Event Series Vancouver Farmers Market

Vancouver Farmers Market

Vancouver Farmers Market Eighth and Esther Streets, Vancouver, WA

The Vancouver Farmers Market is every Saturday and Sunday from March 18 to Oct. 29 in downtown Vancouver near Esther Short Park at the corner of Eighth and Esther Streets. Hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays. Learn more at vancouverfarmersmarket.com.

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Sifton Street Market Features Local Vendors at Sifton Elementary

Sifton Elementary School 7301 NE 137th Ave, Vancouver, WA

Sifton Elementary hosts the Sifton Street Market featuring local vendors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 25 in the Sifton Elementary gym, 7301 N.E. 137th Ave, Vancouver. Attendees will find jewelry, food, art and clothing. Entry is free.

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Free Tax Preparation-VITA

Three Creeks Community Library 800 N.E. Tenney Road, Vancouver, WA

Ren Locus will free income tax return preparation at Three Creeks Community Library to qualified individuals in Southwest Washington through the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. For more information and to schedule an appointment visit renlocus.org/vita or call 360-230-8030.

Water Resources Education Center offers Mason Bee Workshop with Free Bee House

Vancouver Water Resource Center Community Room 4600 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver, Washington

The Water Resources Education Center, 4600 S.E. Columbia Way, Vancouver, will offer a free mason bee workshop from 1 to 2:30 p.m. March 25 led by Kyle Roslund, bee expert from the Vancouver Bee Project. As temperatures warm and flowers start to bloom, mason bees emerge from hibernation. These solitary bees are vigorous pollinators. By […]

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“Conscious Consumption” free environmental education events

Cascade Park Community Library 600 NE 136th Ave, Vancouver, WA

Clark County Public Health offers "Conscious Consumption," a free educational series at the Cascade Park Community Library, 600 N.E. 136th Ave. in East Vancouver, highlighting environmentally friendly lifestyles. The series features workshops and events about sustainability topics, including food waste reduction, worm bin composting, sustainable fashion and crafting with recycled materials. Here is the schedule: […]

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Klickitat Ape Cat Art Contest

White Salmon Valley Community Library 77 N.E. Wauna Ave., White Salmon, WA

The White Salmon Arts Council is teaming up with Margie’s Outdoor Store to provide exposure and more than $1,000 in prize money to area artists for celebrating the local legend of the Klickitat Ape Cat, a mysterious and very large black panther-like creature that has been reported prowling the forests and canyons of the Columbia […]

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