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Wednesday, March 12

• St. Helens Library Mother Goose Storytime, 11:15am

Columbia County Rotary, noon at the Creekside Center, 58646 McNulty Way, St. Helens

• Scappoose Library Storytime, 1pm. Theme: Monkey Business Craft: Pipe cleaner monkeys

• Peterson Elementary 5th and 6th grade band concert, 1:30pm in the gym

• Teens and Young People Alcoholics Anonymous, 4pm at the Muckle Building, 31 Cowlitz St.,

St. Helens

• Scappoose Kiwanis, 6:30pm at Warren County Inn

• Drinking Liberally, 6:30pm at the Redline Tavern in St. Helens. Political talk open to anyone. For more information visit www.drinkingliberally.org.

• Scappoose High School and Middle School Concerts, 7 p.m. at the high school

• Alzheimer's Support Group, 7pm at Avamere Assisted Living, 2400 Gable Rd. in St. Helens. Caregivers and family members welcome. For more information call Jenny at 503-366-8070

• Columbia County Amateur Radio Association, 7pm in the community room at the Columbia River PUD in Deer Island. For more information call Martin, 503-397-0442 or Dave, 503-397-2044.

• Columbia County Survivors of Suicide (SOS), 7pm at the Extension Office, 505 N. Columbia River Hwy., St. Helens. Support for those affected by suicide of a family member or friend. For more information call Diane Zurick, 503-397-7841

• Oregon Equestrian Trails, 7pm at the Moose Lodge in Warren

Thursday, March 13

• Little People Music Classes, 10am at Scappoose Foursquare Church, 33404 SW JP West Rd. Teaching your little one to love music! Ages 2-4. Call 503-543-5069 for details

• Non-parent Children's Caregivers Support Group, 10am at 500 N. Columbia River Hwy., St. Helens in conference room A. For more information, call Jeannie Reid at 503-397-1784, Ext 229

• Columbian Toastmasters, noon at the Warren Country Inn. For more

information contact Harry Maurer at 503-750-3741

• St. Helens Kiwanis, noon at the

St. Helens Elks Lodge

• St. Helens Garden Club, noon at OSU Extension office. Join the fun! Call 503-397-0805 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

• Scappoose Rural Fire Protection District First Aid and CPR classes, 6pm at the district office. Call 503-543-5026 to register. Free

• 'Snoopy,' 7 pm at Olmscheid Auditorium Tickets at the door $8 adults and $6 students. SHHS drama club production for ACS

Friday, March 14

• St. Helens Sports Boosters, 7am at the Kozy Korner

• 'You're a Good Man Charlie Brown' at 7 pm at Olmscheid Auditorium. Tickets $8 for adults and $6 for students. Half price if attending both plays. SHHS drama production for ACS

• Fireball Square Dance Club, 7pm at the Scappoose Senior Center. For more information call 503-543-7760

Saturday, March 15

• Relay for Life Bake Sale, 9am-3:30pm at Old Town Cafe and Espresso, 2nd and Columbia in Scappoose. T'hare'aputes Relay for Life Team benefit for ACS

• Columbia River Gymnastics Academy Open Gym, 11am-1pm, 504 Milton Way, St. Helens. Cost $5, $4 for members. For more information call 503-397-6677

• St. Helens Library Family Storytime, 1pm. Theme: St. Patrick's Day

• Good Deeds Spaghetti Feed and Bingo, 5-9pm at the Sauvie Island Grange, 14443 NW Charlton Rd. Bingo at 6:30pm Adults $5, children under 12 $3, under 3 free. Family of four $15

• 'Your a Good Man, Charlie Brown,' 7 pm at Olmscheid. Auditorium Tickets at the door $8 adults and $6 students. SHHS drama club production for ACS

Sunday, March 16

• Columbia Chorale Americana Concert, 3 p.m. at Olmscheid Auditorium in St. Helens. Adult tickets $10 at St. Helens Book Shop and Houlton Bakery. At the door $12 adults, $8 students and seniors.

• Cribbage, 6pm at Avamere Assisted Living Facility, 2400 Gable Rd., St. Helens

Monday, March 17

• Caregivers Support Group for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, strokes and dementia, 1pm at the Columbia Learning Center in St. Helens. For more information call Joan Schwappe, 503- 397-4902

• TOPS, weigh-ins 5-5:45pm, followed by 6pm meeting at First Lutheran Church, 360 Wyeth St., St. Helens

• Bingo, 6:30-9pm at the Scappoose Senior Center, 33342 SW Meadow Dr.$12-$15. Food available

• St. Helens Lions Club, 6:30pm at the Warren Country Inn. New members are welcome. Bob Wines, 503-366-4258

• Columbia City Friends of the Library meeting, 7pm in the library

• Columbia River Chorus Sweet Adelines rehearsal, 7-10pm at

First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1220 NE 68th St., Vancouver, Wash. Seeking females age 15+ who love to sing and perform. Visit www.columbia river chorus.org or call 503-397-3362

• Duplicate Bridge Group, 7pm in the community room at the Columbia River PUD in Deer Island. Call 503-543-6733 or 503-397-3310

Tuesday, March 18

• St. Helens Daybreakers Kiwanis, 7am at the Warren Country Inn

• St. Helens Library Preschool Storytime, 11:15am. Theme: Monsters

• Scappoose Library Storytime, 11:30am. Theme: Monkey Business. Craft: Pipe cleaner monkeys

• St. Helens Afterschool Craft Hour, 3:30pm. Project: Origami Jewelry

• Overeaters Anonymous, 5:30-7pm at St. Helens Alano Club, 215 6th St. Call 503-397-6268

• Youth Group, 6:30pm at Holbrook Bible Church, 19200 NW Morgan Rd. Ages 7-14. For more details call Beth, 503-543-8479

• Scappoose Historical Society, 7pm at Watts House in Scappoose

Wednesday, March 19

St. Helens Library Mother Goose Baby Lapsit , 11:15am

• Scappoose Library Storytime, 1pm. Theme: Monkey Business Craft:

Pipe cleaner monkeys

• Parkinson's Support Group, 1:30pm at the Scappoose Senior Center. For more information call 503-543-2047

• Sauvie Island Women's Grange Association, 1:30pm at the grange hall

• Teens and Young People Alcoholics Anonymous, 4pm at the Muckle Building, 31 Cowlitz St.,

St. Helens

• Community Foundation for Students Excellence, 6:30pm at the Scappoose District Office,

• Scappoose Community Club, 6:30pm. Check Web site to confirm time and location

• Scappoose Kiwanis, 6:30pm at Warren County Inn

• Columbia Arts Guild, 7pm in room C60 at St. Helens High School. New members welcome

• Constitutional Party of Columbia County, 7pm in the community room at the Columbia River PUD in Deer Island. Anyone interested in the restoration of constitutionally based government is invited to join. For information call 503-543-3671

NOTE: Columbia County Alcoholics Anonymous Hot Line-503-366-0667