This is a great space to practice public speaking professionally and personally.
Free and open to the public.
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs.
The Friends of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is always on the lookout for new folks to help with various habitat and biological projects around the Refuge. Volunteers meet on Wednesdays.
Contact Habitat Restoration Coordinator Keith Rutz at:
Keith_Rutz@Fws.gov OR 360-887-3883
For more information about the Refuge: https://www.fws.gov/refuge/ridgefield
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch – even mending.
Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.
A canvas paint lesson for the vintage woody wagon admirers. Learn to paint and blend by following step by step instructions. All supplies are provided for you including an apron to protect your clothing. Please arrive early to claim your seat. Seats are limited so please purchase online. 16″x20″ large canvas. Under 21 ok!
Enjoy socializing and playing the fascinating game of Mahjong.
Build your child’s vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for active toddlers and their parents or caregivers.
Join your friends and neighbors for the 20th Anniversary of the Hometown Celebration! All day fun for the whole family and kids of all ages.
9AM: Walk & Knock Food Drive
Sponsored by Ridgefield Lions Club, walkandknock.org
9AM: Ugly Sweater Run 5K & 10K
Sponsored by Ridgefield Runners, runridgefield.com
9-3PM: Holiday Food & Gift Marketplace @ Overlook Park
Sponsored by Columbia Credit Union
9-4PM: Hot Cider, cookies & crafts @ Ridgefield Community Library
9-4PM: Used Book & Gift Sale @ Ridgefield Library community rooms
Sponsored by Friends of Ridgefield Community Library
10-3PM Live Music @ Overlook Park
Featuring singing groups & bands from Sunset Ridge, View Ridge & Ridgefield High School
11-3PM: Kids Crafts & Activity Center @ Tailored Fitness
Holiday-themed games & crafts, cookie decorating, & FUN!
11-2PM: Ridgefield Children’s Holiday Bazaar @ View Ridge Gym
Noon-3PM: Santa Visits @ Old Liberty Theater
Visit and have your photo taken with Santa! $5 for your printed photo. Sponsored by Ridgefield Mini-Storage
Noon-3PM: Holiday Trolley Rides
With warm blankets & holiday music, sponsored by Port of Ridgefield
2-6PM: Wine Garden @ Overlook Park
Enjoy Holiday and Mulled Wine from Windy Hills Winery with a view of the tree lighting.
4:30PM: Tree Lighting Festival @ Overlook Park
Featuring DanceFusion NW, community sing-along with Bethel Church, and hot chocolate & treats from Trinkets Tearoom.
7:30PM: Acoustic Guitar Summit Holiday Concert @ Old Liberty Theater
Holiday Decorating Contest voting
Ridgefield Floral & Gifts Christmas Shop with holiday arrangements, gifts, cider & cookies
Ridgefield is getting a grocery store!
Rosauers Supermarkets is set to open its doors on Saturday, December 7th and we are teaming up with ilani for an opening weekend celebration. Come for the ribbon cutting ceremony at 9am, and stay for an afternoon of family-friendly festivities just outside the store. There will be face painting, local businesses, food, and more at this opening weekend tailgate! 10AM to 2PM on Saturday and Sunday. After you visit the store, follow Pioneer into downtown and join us for Hometown Celebration and the Tree Lighting Ceremony(4:30pm)!
Come celebrate the opening of the Rosauers Supermarkets grocery store with a parking-lot tailgate party! Family-friendly activities, giveaways, and fun Saturday and Sunday!
Ribbon cutting ceremony at 9AM, Saturday, December 7th.
Come get a hot bowl of soup from the Ridgefield Church of the Nazarene during Hometown Celebration!
All proceeds go to the Ridgefield Family Resource Center.
Portland, Oregon’s virtuoso acoustic guitar trio – Acoustic Guitar Summit – is made up of three of the country’s best fingerstyle guitarists. Two members, Doug Smith and Mark Hanson, won a Grammy in 2005 for their contributions to the Henry Mancini – Pink Guitar CD. The third member, Terry Robb, is the perennial winner of the Cascade Blues Association award as the top acoustic blues guitarist in the Pacific Northwest. In addition, in September of 2006, Doug won the National Fingerpicking Championship contest in Winfield, Kansas.
Concert – 7:30 pm
Admission $25, all ages
Doors open at 6:45
Advance Tickets by phone at 360 887-7260