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Clark County’s Green Business Morning Blend Nov. 6

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014


Clark County’s Green Business Morning Blend is set for Thursday, Nov. 6, from 8 to 9 a.m. at Torque Coffee Roasters, 501 Columbia St., just across from the Hilton and Convention Center.

Green Business Morning Blend is a monthly opportunity to network and discuss green business efforts in a relaxed setting. It is open to all Green Business Program participants and any individuals who have an interest in “greening” their own business.

This month’s event will be open to group or individual conversation and conclude with a brief presentation about electric vehicles in a business setting by Brian McBride from Columbia Machine. Coffee and snacks will be provided. For more information and to register, visit and click on “upcoming events.”

33rd annual Halloween Fun Fest Oct. 31

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014


The Battle Ground Chamber of Commerce and the City of Battle Ground present the 33rd annual Halloween Fun Fest on Friday, Oct. 31. The evening kicks off with Battle Ground businesses vying for the Spirit Award & Best Scarecrow in Downtown Battle Ground Award judged by Mallard Landing Residents. Additional attractions include:

  • A Halloween Costume Contest for kids and dogs hosted by the Battle Ground Chamber, 317 East Main St., at 5 p.m.
  • Trick-or-Treating from 4 to 6 p.m. at all businesses east of SR 503 on Main and also in The Battle Ground Village
  • Battle Ground Printing’s ninth annual Coloring Contest for children ages three through 10. All entries must be submitted to Battle Ground Printing by 6 p.m., Oct. 27.
  • Mallard Landing will hold a Halloween Party from 5 to 7 p.m.

Meanwhile at Fairgrounds Park, the Battle Ground Parks & Recreation Department will present, “Fright Night,” from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Battle Ground Community Center with games, prizes, treasures, tricks and treats. Battle Ground Albertsons will again be providing cakes and cookies for the Cake Walk. All proceeds benefit the North County Community Food Bank.

Niche celebrates four years Oct. 23

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

d808aa98-68b0-4774-845d-f165791a01d1Put on your best party clothes and head to the Kiggins Theatre this evening, Thursday, Oct. 23, to celebrate Niche’s fourth anniversary in style. Attendees can have their photo taken on the Grand Staircase, enjoy an evening of French films, entertainment and toast Niche’s four years in downtown Vancouver. Doors open at 6 p.m. Movies begin at 7 p.m. Ticket are free but required to attend as seating is limited. Click here for the full story.

“Haunted” premiers tonight at Magenta Theater

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

10531393_10152409974578515_8592898400681833950_oMagenta Theater and Mentalocity Entertainment present “Haunted” starting Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. As Halloween and the Day of the Dead approach, and the walls between this world and the next begin to thin, join the Magenta Theater and Master Mentalist Jay Fredericks along with his magician cohorts on a journey into the dark realm of ghosts, haunts, and spirits. The performance runs through Saturday, Oct. 25. Tickets are $15 per person. For further information, visit or find details on a Facebook event page here.