Community Calendar


North Clark Historical Museum Board Meeting: 2-4 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28, North Clark Historical Museum, 21416 NE 399th St., Amboy.

Battle Ground Senior Citizens Pinochle: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 29, Battle Ground Senior Center, 116 NE Third Ave.

“Mean Girls” by Prairie High School Drama Club: 7 p.m, Friday, March 1, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday, March 2, Prairie High School, 11311 NE 119th St., Vancouver. Purchase tickets to attend the high school drama club retelling of “Mean Girls” by Tina Fey. Tickets are available at

“The Fantasticks” by Clark College Theater: 7:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday, March 1-2, Thursday-Saturday, March 7-9, Clark College Frost Arts Center, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver. Purchase tickets to attend the Clark College Theater’s romantic comedy musical. Learn more, or purchase tickets online, at

Camp Hope annual auction luncheon: 11:30 a.m., Saturday, March 2, Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 NE Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver. People can enjoy a beef brisket luncheon while bidding on gifts donated by local businesses. Proceeds will benefit Camp Hope. To purchase tickets, visit

The Ridge Color Run: 10 a.m., Saturday, March 2, Ridgefield Overlook Park, 104 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield. Run, walk or dance and be sprayed with color in the annual color run benefitting Ridgefield Youths Art Month, hosted by The Ridge in partnership with the City of Ridgefield. Register online at For more information, email

Happy Hoppers Square Dance Lessons: 7:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, March 4 and Monday, March 11, Washington Grange, 7701 NE Ward Road, Vancouver. Suggested donation is $5 per person at the door. For more information, visit or call Randy Amundson at 360-573-1488.

Lewis River Rotary Club: 7 a.m.-8:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, Battle Ground Community Center, 912 E. Main St.. The Lewis County Rotary Club will host Carol Mackey and WOW! – Women On Wine. Contact Marta Carminato,, for more information.

Clark College Jazz Band winter concert: 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 6, Clark College Campus Gaiser Student Center, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver. Dr. Doug Harris will conduct the Clark College Jazz Band as it performs music by Louis Bellson, Stan Kenton and others. Admission is free. For more information, visit

Opening reception for “Our Universe” exhibit: 2:15-5 p.m., Saturday, March 9, Battle Ground Community Library, 1207 SE Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Battle Ground Art Alliance presents an  afternoon of art, refreshments and a silent auction for its newest art exhibit.

Environmentally friendly family fun: 3-4:30 p.m., Saturday, March 9, Cascade Park Community Library, 600 NE 136th Ave., Vancouver. Green Neighbors and Green Schools programs invite children to learn about invertebrates like red worms, spiders and centipedes in a decomposer bingo game and participate in recycling relay stations.

Washington State Toy Show: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, March 9, Clark County Event Center, 17402 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield. The show will feature vintage and modern toys, comic books and collectibles from local vendors. Early admission at 9 a.m. is $10, and general admission begins at 10 a.m. for $5. Parking is $6 per vehicle.

Winter Woolies Open Horse Show Buckle Series: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, March 9-Sunday, March 10, Clark County Event Center, 17402 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield. This is a two-day show featuring equestrian competitions for children and adults hosted by the Clark County Executive Horse Council. For more information, visit

Vancouver Gun Show: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, March 10, Clark County Event Center, 17402 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield. This is a two-day show featuring modern, collectible, military and antique firearms as well as firearm accessories, ammunition and knives. General admission is $12, and parking is $6.

Hosting Mason Bees in your Backyard Workshop: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Saturday, March 9, Camas Public Library, 625 NE Fourth Ave., Camas. Learn how to attract and raise super-pollinator mason bees from Washington State University Extension Clark County master gardener Anne Bulger. Attendance is free. Learn more at

Loss and the Quest workshop: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sunday, March 10, Meadow Glade Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11001 NE 189th St., Battle Ground. Learn about spiritual grief from presenters Robert Neimeyer and Carolyn Ng. Online registration is required, at

Clark College Concert Band winter concert: 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 15, Skyview High School Auditorium, 1300 NW 139th St., Vancouver. Dr. Doug Harris will conduct the Clark College Concert Band as they perform music by David Maslanka, Hiroaki Kataoka and others. Admission is free. For more information, visit

Recycling 101 & Organics 101: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Saturday, March 16, Cascade Park Community Library, 600 NE 136th Ave., Vancouver. Public Health partners at the city of Vancouver and Waste Connections will explain recycling in blue curbside carts and what happens to the items after they’re picked up. Participants will also learn about the curbside organics program available in the cities of Vancouver and Ridgefield.

Battle Ground Baptist Easter egg hunt: 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, March 30, 1110 NW Sixth Ave., Battle Ground. Free event with games, prizes, egg hunt, face painting and hot dogs. The event will be moved inside, in case of rain.

Elim Lutheran Easter egg hunt: Noon, Saturday, March 30, 15815 NE 182nd Ave, Brush Prairie. Join the community Easter egg hunt on the front lawn of the church.

Woodland Planters Days Celebration meetings: 6 p.m., third Tuesday of each month, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 434 Davidson Ave., Woodland. Meetings discuss the planning of the annual Planters Days community celebration. For more information, visit

Battle Ground Toastmasters: The Battle Ground Toastmasters work to improve communication skills and have fun doing it. Join the group in person or via Zoom from noon to 1:15 p.m. on Tuesdays at Legions Realty, 717 W. Main St., Suite 126, Battle Ground, or online at

HOPE Dementia support group meetings: 10 a.m.-noon every Thursday in the hall at St. Philip Catholic Church, 430 Bozarth Ave., Woodland. For more information, contact Sharon Redd by emailing

Daughters of the Pioneers meetings: 12:30 p.m. optional social time and lunch, 1 p.m. meeting start time, Daughters of the Pioneers of Washington Chapter #19 will meet every first Thursday of the month at Salmon Creek United Methodist Church, St. Paul Room, 12217 NE Highway 99, Vancouver. For more information, call Pepper Kim, 360-901-0176.

Battle Ground Lions Club: 7 p.m. every second and fourth Thursday of the month at Old Town Burger and Breakfast, 813 W. Main St., Battle Ground. Join the Battle Ground Lions Club for fun and volunteer opportunities.

Ridgefield Lions Club: Breakfast meeting — 6:45 a.m. to 8 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Rosauers Supermarket Coffee Shop, 101 S. 47th Ave., Ridgefield. Business meeting — 6:30 to 8 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Ridgefield Administrative and Civic Center, 510 Pioneer St., Ridgefield. Go to for more information.