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  • Habitat Restoration Wednesdays
    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    10/04/2017
    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    The Habitat Restoration Team at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is always on the lookout for new folks to help out with various habitat and biological projects around the Refuge.

    Contact Habitat Restoration Coordinator Keith Rutz at Keith_Rutz@fws.gov or 360-887-3883 for more information.

  • Ridgefield Toastmasters
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    10/04/2017

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Toastmasters International has helped millions of men and women become more confident in front of an audience. Toastmasters’ participants learn to relax, plan and present a terrific speech by practicing in a friendly, supportive environment with people who are there for the same reasons – to become better communicators and leaders.

    For more information contact Marlene at 503-830-2251 or ridgefieldspeaks@gmail.com

    www.facebook.com/ridgefieldspeaks

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  • Movie: Love They Nature
    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    10/06/2017

    115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    An award winning film narrated by Liam Neeson, the movie shows how deeply we’ve lost touch with nature and takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with the natural world. The movie shows that a renewed connection with nature is key not only to our well being, but also to solving our environmental and climate crises.

    Suggested donation of $5-10, or entry with a Birdfest & Bluegrass Button. Buttons may be purchased anytime between now and the day of the event at: City Hall, Old Liberty Theater, Sportsman’s, Ridgefield Floral & Gifts, Buckets Restaurant, Lily Wiggans, Sportsman’s Steakhouse & Saloon and Farmer’s Market.

    For more information about the movie, check out  http://www.lovethynature.com/

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  • Birdfest & Bluegrass
    9:00 am-7:00 pm
    10/07/2017

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    FRIDAY, October 6: Movie @ Old Liberty Theater – Love Thy Nature
    Narrated by Liam Neeson takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with the natural world.

    9:00-3:00              @ Overlook Park

    • Farmer’s Market
    • Birdfest Scavenger Hunt Bingo begins – City
    • Book Sale by Friends of the Ridgefield Library
    • Scarecrow dance performance with Wizard of Oz characters
    • First Nations Drum & Flute Circle and dancing
    • Food vendors including Fry Bread and Indian Tacos

    Family Zone Activities

    • Make your own Bluegrass Band instruments and perform on the stage
    • Make your own birdfeeder and nature journal.
    • Participate in Turkey Vulture inspired games.
    • Create & Name your own Turkey Vulture Drawing – RAA

    10:00     Davis Park Rededication by Ridgefield Garden Club

    10:00 and 11:00                Storytimes @ Ridgefield Community Library

    10-5:00 Birder’s Marketplace @ Ridgefield Community Center
    Nature inspired arts & crafts for sale.

    10:00     Beer Garden Opens @ Overlook Park, sponsored by Buckets Restaurant

    10:30 & 1:30       Kayak Tours @ Ridgefield Kayak
    Visit aldercreek.com/ridgefield-birdfest-bluegrass-paddle for information and registration.

    1:00-3:00              Youth Art Show and Sculpture Dedication @ Union Ridge Elementary School

    3:30        Audubon Live Bird Show @ Union Ridge Elementary School

    4:30-6:30              Big Canoe Paddle by Estuary Partnership @ Ridgefield Public Boat Launch

    5:00        “The Turkey Vulture: Love at Second Sight” – Presentation by Dan Varland, Coastal Raptors; bird conversations and comic bird sing-alongs with Tony Starlight

    Bluegrass Picker’s Festival at various locations around town – ALL DAY
    Open mics, plenty of pickin’ & grinnin’ and unscheduled jams

    Ridgefield’s Best Birdseed available @ downtown merchants

    SATURDAY AND SUNDAY @ Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge
    Cathlapotle Plankhouse Tours, Hands-on Birding Photography, Geology Walks, waturalist lead hikes, sandhill crane tours, kids activities and crafts, Chinookan Cultural Activities, and MORE.

    SUNDAY, October 8, 3:30PM: Traditional Salmon Bake  @ Cathlapotle Plankhouse

    Buttons with Benefits are available for $5 at participating merchants: free ice cream at Zebrun’s Starliner, raffle ticket, entry to bluegrass locations and the keynote presentation, and MORE!

    For a full schedule of events, see www.ridgefieldfriends.org.

     

  • Farmers Market
    10:00 am-3:00 pm
    10/07/2017

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Farmer's Market

    Ridgefield Farmer’s Market brings a celebration of local farmers and vendors to downtown Ridgefield. In the summer months you will find seasonal produce, flowers, natural products, local artisans, kids activities, a variety of vendors, music, and MORE.
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  • Birdfest & Bluegrass
    9:00 am-7:00 pm
    10/08/2017

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    113-131 S Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    FRIDAY, October 6: Movie @ Old Liberty Theater – Love Thy Nature
    Narrated by Liam Neeson takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with the natural world.

    9:00-3:00              @ Overlook Park

    • Farmer’s Market
    • Birdfest Scavenger Hunt Bingo begins – City
    • Book Sale by Friends of the Ridgefield Library
    • Scarecrow dance performance with Wizard of Oz characters
    • First Nations Drum & Flute Circle and dancing
    • Food vendors including Fry Bread and Indian Tacos

    Family Zone Activities

    • Make your own Bluegrass Band instruments and perform on the stage
    • Make your own birdfeeder and nature journal.
    • Participate in Turkey Vulture inspired games.
    • Create & Name your own Turkey Vulture Drawing – RAA

    10:00     Davis Park Rededication by Ridgefield Garden Club

    10:00 and 11:00                Storytimes @ Ridgefield Community Library

    10-5:00 Birder’s Marketplace @ Ridgefield Community Center
    Nature inspired arts & crafts for sale.

    10:00     Beer Garden Opens @ Overlook Park, sponsored by Buckets Restaurant

    10:30 & 1:30       Kayak Tours @ Ridgefield Kayak
    Visit aldercreek.com/ridgefield-birdfest-bluegrass-paddle for information and registration.

    1:00-3:00              Youth Art Show and Sculpture Dedication @ Union Ridge Elementary School

    3:30        Audubon Live Bird Show @ Union Ridge Elementary School

    4:30-6:30              Big Canoe Paddle by Estuary Partnership @ Ridgefield Public Boat Launch

    5:00        “The Turkey Vulture: Love at Second Sight” – Presentation by Dan Varland, Coastal Raptors; bird conversations and comic bird sing-alongs with Tony Starlight

    Bluegrass Picker’s Festival at various locations around town – ALL DAY
    Open mics, plenty of pickin’ & grinnin’ and unscheduled jams

    Ridgefield’s Best Birdseed available @ downtown merchants

    SATURDAY AND SUNDAY @ Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge
    Cathlapotle Plankhouse Tours, Hands-on Birding Photography, Geology Walks, waturalist lead hikes, sandhill crane tours, kids activities and crafts, Chinookan Cultural Activities, and MORE.

    SUNDAY, October 8, 3:30PM: Traditional Salmon Bake  @ Cathlapotle Plankhouse

    Buttons with Benefits are available for $5 at participating merchants: free ice cream at Zebrun’s Starliner, raffle ticket, entry to bluegrass locations and the keynote presentation, and MORE!

    For a full schedule of events, see www.ridgefieldfriends.org.

     

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  • Habitat Restoration Wednesdays
    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    10/11/2017
    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    The Habitat Restoration Team at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is always on the lookout for new folks to help out with various habitat and biological projects around the Refuge.

    Contact Habitat Restoration Coordinator Keith Rutz at Keith_Rutz@fws.gov or 360-887-3883 for more information.

  • Ridgefield Toastmasters
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    10/11/2017

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Toastmasters International has helped millions of men and women become more confident in front of an audience. Toastmasters’ participants learn to relax, plan and present a terrific speech by practicing in a friendly, supportive environment with people who are there for the same reasons – to become better communicators and leaders.

    For more information contact Marlene at 503-830-2251 or ridgefieldspeaks@gmail.com

    www.facebook.com/ridgefieldspeaks

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  • Habitat Restoration Wednesdays
    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    10/18/2017
    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    The Habitat Restoration Team at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is always on the lookout for new folks to help out with various habitat and biological projects around the Refuge.

    Contact Habitat Restoration Coordinator Keith Rutz at Keith_Rutz@fws.gov or 360-887-3883 for more information.

  • Ridgefield Toastmasters
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    10/18/2017

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Toastmasters International has helped millions of men and women become more confident in front of an audience. Toastmasters’ participants learn to relax, plan and present a terrific speech by practicing in a friendly, supportive environment with people who are there for the same reasons – to become better communicators and leaders.

    For more information contact Marlene at 503-830-2251 or ridgefieldspeaks@gmail.com

    www.facebook.com/ridgefieldspeaks

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  • Halloween Hall
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    10/20/2017
    400 Abrams Park Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    400 Abrams Park Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Family friendly event!! Halloween Hall with over seven family friendly vignettes, hay bale maze, pathway of pumpkins, “Thriller” flash mob by Dance Fusion, Fire & Ice food vendor, popcorn and cider by Friends of the Ridgefield Library.

    Non-gory costumes are welcome!

    $5 per person; age 3 and under are free.

     

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  • Halloween Hall
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    10/21/2017
    400 Abrams Park Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    400 Abrams Park Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Family friendly event!! Halloween Hall with over seven family friendly vignettes, hay bale maze, pathway of pumpkins, “Thriller” flash mob by Dance Fusion, Fire & Ice food vendor, popcorn and cider by Friends of the Ridgefield Library.

    Non-gory costumes are welcome!

    $5 per person; age 3 and under are free.

     

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  • Habitat Restoration Wednesdays
    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    10/25/2017
    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    NW Hall Palace, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    The Habitat Restoration Team at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is always on the lookout for new folks to help out with various habitat and biological projects around the Refuge.

    Contact Habitat Restoration Coordinator Keith Rutz at Keith_Rutz@fws.gov or 360-887-3883 for more information.

  • Ridgefield Business Association Monthly Meeting
    11:45 am-1:00 pm
    10/25/2017

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Monthly meetings feature a guest speaker and members who attend have the opportunity to introduce themselves, their business, make announcements for upcoming events or special promotions and is a great way to network and meet new connections.

    RBA invites community members, businesses or interested people to join us and see what’s going on. Come early and buy lunch!

    For more information, visit the RBA website at http://ridgefieldbusinessassociation.com

  • Ridgefield Toastmasters
    6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    10/25/2017

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    121 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Toastmasters International has helped millions of men and women become more confident in front of an audience. Toastmasters’ participants learn to relax, plan and present a terrific speech by practicing in a friendly, supportive environment with people who are there for the same reasons – to become better communicators and leaders.

    For more information contact Marlene at 503-830-2251 or ridgefieldspeaks@gmail.com

    www.facebook.com/ridgefieldspeaks

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  • The Tell-Tale Heart
    11:00 am-12:00 pm
    10/28/2017

    223-259 Mill St, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    223-259 Mill St, Ridgefield, WA 98642, USA

    Master storyteller Christopher Leebrick presents his riveting performance of Edgar Allan Poe’s masterpiece and other spooky tales from around the globe.

    For adults and teens (ages 12 and up).

    This show is cosponsored by the Friends of Ridgefield Library and the Ridgefield Community Library.

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