Vancouver Event Calendar | September 2017

Vancouver September Events

September is here! Fall is near, the kids are going back to school and we are all getting back into our routines. September brings a sense of order and regimen, and as much as we all love our regimens, it’s important to enjoy ourselves too! Check out some fun events going on in Vancouver this month. There’s everything from a Healthy Snacking Demo to Fall Business Workshops!

 

  • Guided Walks at Columbia Springs
    • Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
    • 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
    • Columbia Springs- 12208 SE Evergreen Hwy Vancouver, WA 98683
      • Each guided walk consists of an easy stroll or tour with themes like plants, animals, geology, local history and our fish hatchery.
      • Walks occur on the first and third Wednesdays of the month through October. Appropriate for all ages. No registration required, spots available first come, first served to the first 30 visitors. $5 suggested donation.
      • All guided walks meet at the SWIFT Classroom at Columbia Springs.

 

  • VOLUNTEER- National Trail Counts
    • Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
    • 5 PM to 7 PM
      • Get involved with an ongoing project to collect important data on bicycle and pedestrian activity known as National Trail Counts.
      • Training will be provided for new count volunteers or past volunteers who just need a refresher at Vancouver City Hall and the Clark County Public Works Service Center.
      • The data gathered is used to support funding requests, grant applications, planning and development and to better understand the region’s overall feelings and values about trails. Trail count data leads to more funding for trails! Volunteers use nationally standardized methods for surveying and data recording in order to ensure consistent responses. To learn more about the project and last year’s results, visit the Portland Metro webpage at oregonmetro.gov/trailcounts.

 

  • Healthy Snacking Demo: No-bake Apple Cookies
    • Saturday, September 16th, 2017
    • 2 PM to 4 PM
    • Natural Grocers- 7604 NE 5th Vancouver, WA 98665
      • Celebrate Organic Month by learning how to make healthy no-bake apple cookies using a selection of 100% organic bulk toppings, including cinnamon, nuts, dried cranberries, chocolate, and coconut flakes.

 

  • GVCC Fall Business Law Workshops Series: Evaluate Your Legal Team- Expertise, Fee Structures, and Technology
    • Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
    • 11:30 AM to 1 PM
    • GVCC Conference Room- 1101 Broadway Suite 100 Vancouver, WA 98660
      • Significant changes in the practice of law have provided businesses with opportunities to engage lawyers in ways that are more client focused than has been possible until recently. Steve Horenstein will bring his decades of experience as a business and real estate lawyer to this workshop. He will share with you, insights on how to find a law firm with the right expertise for your business. You will also learn how to ask for and evaluate fee structures other than hourly billing so that you can understand and manage your costs for legal services before and as you incur them.  And, Steve will describe the kind of technology that you should expect your lawyer to utilize to make your experience with you law firm as efficient and cost effective for your business as possible.
      • http://www.vancouverusa.com/events/details/gvcc-fall-business-law-workshop-series-trademarks-patents-copyrights-for-business-15291

 

 

  • GVCC Fall Business Law Workshops Series: Renewing Your Business Lease Agreement & Landlord/Tenant Disputes

 

  • GVCC Fall Business Law Workshops Series: Human Resources- Best Practices to Avoid an Employee Lawsuit
    • Thursday, September 21st, 2017
    • 11:30 AM to 1 PM
    • GVCC Conference Room- 1101 Broadway Suite 100 Vancouver, WA 98660
      • Of all the expenses a small business incurs, few are as significant, and perhaps avoidable, as employment litigation. Business owners who take a consistent and thorough approach to employment policies, documentation, and training can be less likely to find themselves facing employment litigation or better positioned to defend claims that do arise. In this workshop, you will learn about best practices for employment practices and strategies for addressing common employment situations that arise in the course of the employment relationship.
      • http://www.vancouverusa.com/events/details/gvcc-fall-business-law-workshop-series-trademarks-patents-copyrights-for-business-15291

 

 

  • GVCC Fall Business Law Workshop Series: Raising Money- Alternatives and Legal Pitfalls
    • Thursday, September 28th, 2017
    • 11:30 AM to 1 PM
    • GVCC Conference Room- 1101 Broadway Suite 100 Vancouver, WA 98660
      • This session will provide an overview of key legal issues that business owners and managers must be aware of before taking someone else’s money. Whether you are considering an outside investment, a private loan, bringing in a new partner, or even crowdfunding, there are unique and critical steps that must be taken to comply with federal and state securities laws.   Come prepared to learn about the regulatory framework associated with raising money, and some new options in Washington such as equity crowdfunding.
      • http://www.vancouverusa.com/events/details/gvcc-fall-business-law-workshop-series-trademarks-patents-copyrights-for-business-15291

 

  • Ready, Set, Go! Wellness Workshop Series: Ten Healthy Office Snack Alternatives and You Get to Try Them!
    • Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
    • 11:45 AM to 1 PM
    • 1101 Broadway Suite 100 Vancouver, WA 98660 – Conference Room A

 

  • Vancouver Farmers Market
    • Saturdays- 9 AM to 3 PM
    • Sundays- 10 AM to 3 PM
    • Downtown at W 6th and Esther St. Vancouver, WA 98660
      • The Vancouver Farmers Market is a family and pet friendly place to spend the day, right next to beautiful Esther Short Park in downtown Vancouver.
      • You’ll discover fresh produce, plants and flowers, baked goods, delicious food, unique accessories for yourself, home, or garden and a lot more.
      • More Information: vancouverfarmersmarket.com

 

 

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