Back Issues: November 6, 2017

Hello Vancouver! Nov. 15

Monday, November 6, 2017

Hello Vancouver!, Southwest Washington’s live, local talk/variety show that highlights local people, pleaces and events, will host its final show for 2017 on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show begins at 7:15 p.m. in the event space at Warehouse ‘23. The Pop-Up Shop Mixer runs 6 to 7:15 p.m., and from 8:30 to 9 p.m. November’s line-up includes:

  • Susan Armitage, WSU professor emerita and author of Shaping the Public Good: Women Making History in the Pacific Northwest
  • Alexandra Franzen, Speaker and author of You’re Going to Survive
  • Erin Beck: Representative from Nautilus Cares/Good Sport Equipment Connection
  • Musical guests: Princess Z and the Unicorn Tamers

General admission is $10 per person and is open seating. Premiere seating is $18 and guarantees a reserved seat in the new, comedy club-style seating area in front, and includes a drink ticket and a goody bag. To purchase tickets, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hello-vancouver-november-15-2017-tickets-39485791064

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Coffee with the Chief in Battle Ground Nov. 13

Monday, November 6, 2017

Battle Ground Police Chief Bob Richardson invites community members to join him for the next session of Coffee with the Chief on Monday, Nov. 13, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. This session will take place at the Battle Ground Police Department located at 507 SW 1st Street, and will include a tour of the station. Snacks and beverages will be provided.

Coffee with the Chief meetings provide an opportunity for an open dialogue between Chief Richardson and the community in a friendly and informal setting. Chief Richardson shares information on current law enforcement-related topics and participants have the opportunity to ask questions or discuss other police-related matters of interest.

At this session, the Chief will talk about the challenges the police department faces in meeting expected levels of service in a rapidly growing city, and the efforts to mitigate those challenges. Traffic enforcement is one such challenge; City Engineer Mark Herceg will join Chief Richardson as they share information on this important issue from both a law enforcement and transportation perspective.

There is no pre-registration and community members of all ages are welcome to attend. For questions about this session of Coffee with the Chief, contact the department at 360-342-5310.

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Oregon Coast Aquarium honors veterans with free admission Nov. 11

Monday, November 6, 2017

The Oregon Coast Aquarium will honor veterans and active duty military personnel with free admission to an ocean of coastal and marine discovery on Veterans Day. As always, family members who accompany them to the Aquarium are eligible for a 10 percent discount. Families of active duty military personnel are also eligible for the discount, even if the person serving is not present. To receive free admission on Saturday, Nov. 11, visitors must show military or veteran organization identification, discharge papers or other official military identification; families of deployed military personnel must show active duty identification. Admission is normally $22.95 for adults. For more information, visit www.aquarium.org. Follow them on Facebook.com/OregonCoastAquarium, or Twitter.com/OrCoastAquarium for the latest updates.

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Free Medicare information sessions offered at Touchmark Wednesdays in November

Monday, November 6, 2017

The Touchmark at Fairway Village will offer information about Medicare weekly this month. Each Wednesday in November, from 1 to 4 p.m., Touchmark at Fairway Village is offering Medicare Help with Karen Therese Moore. Anyone can stop by for help with Medicare enrollment and other helpful information from this Medicare specialist. Touchmark is located at 2911 SE Village Loop in Vancouver.

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