Newbies’ Guide to Gardening

Do you admire your neighbors’ lush gardens, fragrant blooms, and juicy tomatoes? Would you like to take up

May at Latte Da + Mother’s Day Brunch

May is just around the corner, and there’s no place lovelier than a warm spring evening at Latte

Walk/Run for the Animals

Join 2,000 people and 1,000 dogs for the largest gathering of pet-passionate people in Southwest Washington, the Walk/Run

Chalk Painting Workshop at Vintage Vignette

Vintage Vignette in downtown Vancouver is hosting a Chalk Painting Workshop from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 29. The cost of the class is $35 per person, plus the purchase of a quart of Maison Blanche paint and wax, totaling about $75 for both items—so about $110 altogether. Bring a small object to

Pints for Pups at Caps N’ Taps

Join Original Bully, Caps N’ Taps, Backwoods Brewing Company, Coalition Brewing, Grains of Wrath Brewing, and local pet-friendly

Home & Garden Idea Fair

The 26th annual Home & Garden Idea Fair, sponsored by Clark Public Utilities, will be held from April 28-30 at the Clark County Event Center, 17402 N.E. Delfel Road in Ridgefield. This event is crazy-popular, with more than 20,000 people swarming to the Event Center—well, like bees to a garden. The Idea Fair is free—yup, that’s

Twelfth Night at the Liberty

Twelfth Night is chock-full of the kind of Shakespearean gems that literary minds like to quote and quote again: “If music be the food of love, play on…” and “Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them,” and my favorite, “Better a witty fool,

Laughing on Last Saturday: Stand-Up Comedy at Old Liberty

Did you know that the Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield hosts a stand-up comedy series on the last

Derby Day Tea at the Marshall House

It’s a race for the roses on Kentucky Derby Day at the Marshall House, where you’ll enjoy a beautiful spring-themed tea. If you can’t make it to Churchill Downs to watch the Kentucky Derby in person, no problem; just don your loveliest spring hat and come to the historic Marshall House, located at 1301 Officers

Free Workshop: Soil Testing Demystified

Do you test your garden soil every year? Should you? What about raised garden beds? And lawns? Learn the answers to these pressing questions and more as Master Gardener and soil scientist Dr. Martha Minnich shares best practices regarding soil testing in the home garden. The free “Soil Testing Demystified” workshop will be held on

Spring Brunch at C’est La Vie

Tickets for Soirée Supper Club & Catering‘s monthly supper clubs sell like hotcakes—but this month, chef/owner Keri Buhman

Potting Party at Tsugawa Nursery

Tsugawa Nursery is hosting a Spring Potting Party from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, to help you get your yard or front porch ready for the season. Here’s how it works: Tsugawa Nursery provides the soil, fertilizer, and hands-on assistance to guide you in creating gorgeous spring containers for your garden