What’s dressed in green, adorable, and really, really happy? Your child at the St. Paddy’s for Kids event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, at a new, completely indoor location—Luepke Community Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. in Vancouver. This free family event is hosted by the Parks Foundation of Clark County, and sponsored by local businesses. Kids will follow the rainbow on a trip through Ireland to discover amazing arts and crafts, hands-on activities, and a pot of gold filled with prizes at the end of the journey. Your little ones will enjoy kid-friendly fun, dancing, face painting, sports, and nature-themed games and stories. On stage, there will be performances by the An Daire Academy of Irish Dance, Story Time with the Fort Vancouver Regional Library, Learning Time with Clark PUD Stream Team, and time to shake the wiggles out with NW Personal Training. Raffle prizes and giveaways are provided by Clark County Fire District 6, Puj, Barre 3 of Vancouver/Felida, and Dutch Bros.
Activities will be provided by iQ Credit Union, The Vancouver Clinic, Waste Connections, East West Martial Arts, Sky Zone, Spanky’s Legendary Consign, Yoder Chiropractic, Little Acorn Preschool & Kindergarten, Vancouver Parks and Recreation, American Red Cross of SW Washington, City of Vancouver Urban Forestry, Clark County Food Bank, Port of Vancouver, Soccer Shots, SW Washington Learning Center, Why Racing Events, Educational Opportunities for Children and Families, ESD 112 ECEAP, and many more. For more information, visit www.parksfoundation.us/about/events or call the Parks Foundation at 360-487-8370.