Doug Smith

Relay for Life Silent Auction & Doug Smith Concert at Latte Da

The Clark County Cancer Relay for Life is hosting a silent auction and concert featuring Grammy Award-winning guitarist and international finger style champion Doug Smith. Proceeds will help fund groundbreaking cancer research, patient care programs, and can make a difference in the local community. The event will be held on the beautiful patio at Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar, located at 205 E. 39th St. in downtown Vancouver, on Thursday, July 27.

Smiths’s playing has been heard on the big screen in the popular 2007 film August Rush, and his original compositions are heard everywhere from NPR to TCM to Martha Stewart to Good Morning America. His playing combines folk, classical and jazz elements and has been called “a cross between Chet Atkins, Leo Kottke and Michael Hedges.”

Latte Da will open its doors at 6 p.m. so that you can get a good seat. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include a beer, a glass of wine, or other beverage, as well as a door prize drawing ticket. Latte Da will also have its full food and drink menu available, featuring small plates and appetizers. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2965640 .

Relay for Life Silent Auction & Doug Smith Concert at Latte DA

The Clark County Cancer Relay for Life is hosting a silent auction and concert featuring Grammy Award-winning guitarist and international finger style champion Doug Smith. Proceeds will help fund groundbreaking cancer research, patient care programs, and can make a difference in the local community. The event will be held on the beautiful patio at Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar, located at 205 E. 39th St. in downtown Vancouver, on Thursday, July 27.

Smiths’s playing has been heard on the big screen in the popular 2007 film August Rush, and his original compositions are heard everywhere from NPR to TCM to Martha Stewart to Good Morning America. His playing combines folk, classical and jazz elements and has been called “a cross between Chet Atkins, Leo Kottke and Michael Hedges.”

Latte Da will open its doors at 6 p.m. so that you can get a good seat. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include a beer, a glass of wine, or other beverage, as well as a door prize drawing ticket. Latte Da will also have its full food and drink menu available, featuring small plates and appetizers. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2965640.

Three Together at Old Liberty Theater

Three accomplished musicians—Don Mitchell, Judy Koch Smith and Grammy-winning guitarist Doug Smith—found each other at an open mic event in Vancouver more than 20 years ago, and they eventually joined musical forces to become Three Together, an acoustic vocal guitar-and-flute trio that plays a melodious mix of Baby Boomer tunes ranging from folk music to pop and soft rock, underpinned with tight vocal harmonies. This year, they are celebrating the release of their new CD, “Another Time Around.”

The trio will appear in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, at the Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield. Tickets are $15 per person, available by calling 360-887-7260. The Old Liberty is located at 115 N. Main Ave., and refreshments such as coffee, espresso drinks, tea, wine and beer are available from Seasons Cafe in the lobby. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and all ages are welcome. For more information, visit www.oldlibertytheater.com.

Three Together at Old Liberty

Three accomplished musicians—Don Mitchell, Judy Koch Smith and Grammy-winning guitarist Doug Smith—found each other at an open mic event in Vancouver more than 20 years ago, and they eventually joined musical forces to become Three Together, an acoustic vocal guitar-and-flute trio that plays a melodious mix of Baby Boomer tunes ranging from folk music to pop and soft rock, underpinned with tight vocal harmonies. This year, they are celebrating the release of their new CD, “Another Time Around.”

The trio will appear in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, at the Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield. Tickets are $15 per person, available by calling 360-887-7260. The Old Liberty is located at 115 N. Main Ave., and refreshments such as coffee, espresso drinks, tea, wine and beer are available from Seasons Cafe in the lobby. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and all ages are welcome. For more information, visit www.oldlibertytheater.com.

Wine, Art, Music & Santa at Burnt Bridge Cellars

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but the wine is so delightful…especially at Burnt Bridge Cellars this Friday evening, Dec. 16, when this downtown Vancouver tasting room will host a jolly Third Friday event with live music, art for sale, and a magical guest who dresses in red and knows how to make reindeer fly.

Drop by any time from 4 to 9 p.m. for music by Doug Smith, a master of contemporary fingerstyle acoustic guitar—a Grammy Award winner and the winner of the prestigious Winfield International Fingerstyle Guitar Competition. His playing has been heard in feature films and his original compositions have been heard everywhere from NPR to TCM to Martha Stewart to Good Morning America.

Browse the original paintings by Jill Mayberg and ceramics by Kim Murton. Mayberg’s fun, funky modern folk art acrylic and mixed media paintings will be on display and on sale, as well as Murton’s whimsical ceramic faces, animals, and figurines. Murton’s art can be seen in many public and private collections and is also exhibited in galleries and juried exhibitions all over the country.

Finally, the word around the winery is that Burnt Bridge Cellars will be visted by a white-bearded man from the North Pole! Who could it be? We’re not giving you any hints.

Wine, Art, Music & Ol’ St. Nick at Burnt Bridge

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but the wine is so delightful…especially at Burnt Bridge Cellars this Friday evening, Dec. 16, when this downtown Vancouver tasting room will host a jolly Third Friday event with live music, art for sale, and a magical guest who dresses in red and knows how to make reindeer fly.

Drop by any time from 4 to 9 p.m. for music by Doug Smith, a master of contemporary fingerstyle acoustic guitar—a Grammy Award winner and the winner of the prestigious Winfield International Fingerstyle Guitar Competition. His playing has been heard in feature films and his original compositions have been heard everywhere from NPR to TCM to Martha Stewart to Good Morning America.

Browse the original paintings by Jill Mayberg and ceramics by Kim Murton. Mayberg’s fun, funky modern folk art acrylic and mixed media paintings will be on display and on sale, as well as Murton’s whimsical ceramic faces, animals, and figurines. Murton’s art can be seen in many public and private collections and is also exhibited in galleries and juried exhibitions all over the country.

Finally, the word around the winery is that Burnt Bridge Cellars will be visted by a white-bearded man from the North Pole! Who could it be? We’re not giving you any hints.

Terry Robb Guitar Concert at Old Liberty

Ridgefield’s Old Liberty Theater presents Terry Robb in concert from 7:30 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 20. Terry Robbguitarist, singer, composer, and producer—has long been considered one of the top acoustic guitar blues players in the world. Robb is an honoree of the Oregon Music Hall of Fame, the Cascade Blues Association Hall of Fame, and the namesake of the Terry Robb Best Acoustic Guitar Award. Robb is celebrating the release of his newest album, “Cool on the Bloom.” For the performance at Old Liberty, Robb will perform a solo set, then join forces with the Grammy Award-winning guitarist Doug Smith. To learn more about Robb’s blend of blues, acoustic and contemporary, finger-pluckin’ goodness, visit www.terryrobb.com.

Admission is $15 in advance or at the door on the day of the show. Advance tickets are available by phone at 360-887-7260. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and all ages are welcome. For more details, visit www.oldlibertytheater.com. The Old Liberty Theater is an independent theater and performing arts venue located at 115 N. Main St. in downtown Ridgefield. The theater is also available for private parties and events. For more information, e-mail don@oldlibertytheater.com.

Terry Robb at Old Liberty

Ridgefield’s Old Liberty Theater presents Terry Robb in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 20. Terry Robbguitarist, singer, composer, and producer—has long been considered one of the top acoustic guitar blues players in the world. Robb is an honoree of the Oregon Music Hall of Fame, the Cascade Blues Association Hall of Fame, and the namesake of the Terry Robb Best Acoustic Guitar Award. Robb is celebrating the release of his newest album, “Cool on the Bloom.” For the performance at Old Liberty, Robb will perform a solo set, then join forces with the Grammy Award-winning guitarist Doug Smith. To learn more about Robb’s blend of blues, acoustic and contemporary, finger-pluckin’ goodness, visit www.terryrobb.com.

Admission is $15 in advance or at the door on the day of the show. Advance tickets are available by phone at 360-887-7260. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and all ages are welcome.  For more details, visit www.oldlibertytheater.com. The Old Liberty Theater is an independent theater and performing arts venue located at 115 N. Main St. in downtown Ridgefield. The theater is also available for private parties and events. For more information, e-mail don@oldlibertytheater.com.

Doug Smith Concert & Auction at Latte Da

Latte Da Coffeehouse and Wine Bar welcomes award-winning guitarist Doug Smith to its beautiful patio for a special concert benefitting the American Cancer Society‘s Relay for Life program in Clark County. Smith—winner of a Grammy award and international fingerstyle champion—will perform from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 20. Tickets are $15 per person and each ticket includes a glass of wine, beer or other beverage and a ticket to enter the door prize drawing.

There will also be a silent auction for items such as a Coach bag and accessories, coffee gift basket, tailgate party starter kit, and a Utopia Salon & Day Spa “Pamper Me” basket. Food such a small plates, wraps, soups, sandwiches and salads will be available to purchase. For more information about the Doug Smith concert, contact Brenda at 360-713-3044. For questions about the auction, or if you have an item to donate, contact Marilyn at 360-909-8671.

Relay for Life is an organized, overnight community fundraising walk that happens in locations all across the United States. Teams of people camp out around a local track and members of each team take turns walking around the track. Food, games and activities provide entertainment and build camaraderie. All Relay for Life events are family-friendly and all ages are welcome to participate. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. Learn more at relay.acsevents.org.

Doug Smith Concert at Latte Da

Latte Da Coffeehouse and Wine Bar welcomes award-winning guitarist Doug Smith to its beautiful patio for a special concert benefitting the American Cancer Society‘s Relay for Life program in Clark County. Smith—winner of a Grammy award and international fingerstyle champion—will perform from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 20. Tickets are $15 per person and each ticket includes a glass of wine, beer or other beverage and a ticket to enter the door prize drawing.

There will also be a silent auction for items such as a Coach bag and accessories, coffee gift basket, tailgate party starter kit, and a Utopia Salon & Day Spa “Pamper Me” basket. Food such a small plates, wraps, soups, sandwiches and salads will be available to purchase. For more information about the Doug Smith concert, contact Brenda at 360-713-3044. For questions about the auction, or if you have an item to donate, contact Marilyn at 360-909-8671.

Relay for Life is an organized, overnight community fundraising walk that happens in locations all across the United States. Teams of people camp out around a local track and members of each team take turns walking around the track. Food, games and activities provide entertainment and build camaraderie. All Relay for Life events are family-friendly and all ages are welcome to participate. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. Learn more at relay.acsevents.org.

CCHM Dinner Auction with Doug Smith

The Clark County HIstorical Museum (CCHM)'s Annual Dinner Auction will feature Grammy Award-winning acoustic guitarist Doug Smith at Club Green Meadows on Saturday, May 10. This month marks the CCHM's golden anniversary: the museum was first opened to the public 50 years ago, on May 24, 1964. The museum's annual fundraising event begins with a silent auction at 5 p.m., followed by a catered dinner and live auction. Ttickets are $65 for Clark County Historical Society members and $75 for non-members. Tables for eight are $520. Reservations are required by calling the CCHM at 360-993-5679. Proceeds from the evening will support the CCHM’s many contributions to the educational and cultural life of Vancouver and Clark County. 

 

 

Doug Smith at CCHM Dinner Auction

The Clark County HIstorical Museum (CCHM)'s Annual Dinner Auction will feature Grammy Award-winning acoustic guitarist Doug Smith at Club Green Meadows on Saturday, May 10. This month marks the CCHM's golden anniversary: the museum was first opened to the public 50 years ago, on May 24, 1964. The museum's annual fundraising event begins with a silent auction at 5 p.m., followed by a catered dinner and live auction. Proceeds from the evening will support the CCHM’s many contributions to the educational and cultural life of Vancouver and Clark County. 

In addition to his Grammy award, Smith is also the 2006 winner of the Winfield International Fingerstyle Guitar Competition. His playing can be heard in the film "August Rush" and his original compositions are heard everywhere from NPR to "The Martha Stewart Show" to "Good Morning, America." His musical style combines folk, classical, and jazz elements. Smith CDs will be available to purchase at the event.

Ttickets are $65 for Clark County Historical Society members and $75 for non-members. Tables for eight are $520. Reservations are required by calling the CCHM at 360-993-5679.