“The Birds” & Bluegrass at Old Liberty

The Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield is going to the birds at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30: that’s when the restored theater will offer a free showing of Alfred Hitchcock’s classic 1963 film, “The Birds.” Admission is free. The Old Liberty is offering this special showing in honor of the upcoming BirdFest & Bluegrass

Cranberry Caper

WSU Extension Clark County Master Gardeners invites you to join them on a “Cranberry Caper,” their next On

Camas Farmers Market Harvest Celebration

Do you want the good news first, or the bad news? OK, the bad news: the last day of the Camas Farmers Market is from 3 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Now here’s the good news: Sept. 28 is also Harvest Festival day! Come and help the farmers and vendors who make this

Fresh Paint for Fort Buildings

The National Park Service is scheduled to begin a parkwide project to address the external envelope of multiple buildings at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site starting the week of Monday, Sept. 26. National Park Service staff will oversee the repainting of seven buildings, including historic Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) Shoppette in the

Portuguese Wine Tasting at Niche

Sample wines from sunny Portugal during a Portuguese Wine Tasting at Niche Wine Bar on Friday, Sept. 23.

National Public Lands Day: Explore for Free!

National Public Lands Day is Saturday, Sept. 24, one of the five fee-free days in 2015 observed by the U.S. Forest Service to encourage everyone to experience their public lands. Fees are waived at most federal day-use areas, such as picnic grounds, developed trailheads, and visitor centers. In Southwest Washington, that means that every recreational

Magic Lecture with Diamond Jim

Diamond Jim Tyler’s close-up magic has been featured at the Improv, The Magic Circle in London, and the prestigious Magic Castle in Hollywood on numerous occasions. Now he’s bringing the secrets of his profession to Dave’s Killer Magic Shop in downtown Vancouver. You could be among the handful of magic-minded Couvies to learn insider tips

Free Geocaching Workshop

Three Creeks Community Library is hosting a free “Intro to Geocaching” workshop with instructors Mike Tribe and Debbi Patton, members of the Washington State Geocaching Association, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24. Geocaching is a real-world (no LARPing necessary!) outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set

Crush Festival at Heisen House

Heisen House Vineyards invites you to join the excitement of the fall grape harvest at its annual Crush

Night Golf at Camas Meadows

Have you heard of Night Golf? OK, how about Glow Golf? It happens after dark, and it’s very

Jack Gantos at Battle Ground Library

Jack Gantos, the New York Times bestselling author of dozens of children’s books, YA novels and thoroughly engaging adult reads, will be making a special appearance at the Battle Ground Community Library from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7. Among other things, Gantos has written (are you ready for a long list?) nine

Fall Tea at The Grant House

The veranda of The Grant House is pretty much the perfect place to be on an early fall afternoon, especially when this popular restaurant is serving its annual Fall Tea. Along with pots of tea, this four-course tea luncheon will feature warm housemade scones with clotted cream and jam, quiche, salad, fruit, and assorted tea-time

Washougal Waterfront Park Grand Opening

The Port of Camas-Washougal will host a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the brand-new Washougal Waterfont Park