Try this: Vancouver Barracks walking tour; benefit concert
the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site offers free walking tours of the Vancouver Fire Station from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Tours are limited to 20 participants aged 10 and over. To reserve a spot, dial 360-816-6230. Tours start at the Hatheway car park at 600 Hatheway Road. Learn more about https://go.nps.gov/yxlws4.
It takes a village
Enjoy a live concert featuring award-winning musicians from Three Together and Inversion from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at Barberton Grange, 9400 NE 72nd Ave., Vancouver. Entrance is free but donations will support Clark County Villages, a non-profit organization that helps seniors stay in their homes. Unvaccinated clients should wear masks. For details, call Michael Hatfield at 360-609-6628.
An abundance of books
Friends of Battle Ground Community Library will welcome the Harvest Days Mini Book Sale 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 1207 SE Eighth Way, Battle Ground. Paperbacks cost 50 cents and hard covers $ 1. From 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., a full bag of books costs just $ 1. The sale also includes high quality DVDs, videos and art books. For details, call 360-906-5000.
Playing with ink
The Vancouver Art Space at the Vancouver Mall offers a 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday make and set workshop with alcohol inks – waterproof inks that permanently dry on ceramic and ceramic surfaces. glass. Students will learn to use alcohol inks on tiles, creating a set of four 4×4 inch tile coasters, two 6×6 inch plates, or animal figures. The cost is $ 48 per person, including supplies. See details on vancouverartspace.com or dial 360-787-8772.
Play Italian ball
the Sons and daughters of Italy organize pétanque tournaments on Tuesdays in July in the courts behind Vancouver Elks Lodge 823, 11605 SE, boul. McGillivray The game starts at 6:00 p.m. and everyone is welcome. For more information, call Paul at 360-521-5584.