Columbia River Chapter MOAA

Events

Columbia River Chapter

Upcoming Events

 

See embedded Google calendar for dates of Chapter and Foundation Board meetings (currently held using ZOOM). Normally 9:00 AM 2nd Thursday each month except July & August. Meetings are open to all members in good standing. If you desire to attend, please let CRC and/or CRMF President know show they can send you the ZOOM logon info.

Note. Events / Programs / Presenters subject to change due to COVID and other factors

January 2021

DATE: Thursday, January 21

WHERE: ZOOM in your home

WHEN: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

PROGRAM: Annual Business Meeting of CRC & CRMF.  2020 in Review & 2021 Forecast.

Both CRC and CRMF have planned by-Laws changes for your approval

ZOOM Logon: to be sent to members by e-mail prior to meeting

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

 

February 2021

DATE: Thursday, February 18

WHERE: ZOOM in your home

WHEN: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM

PRESENTER: Karen Ruedisueli, MOAA Director of Government Relations for Health Affairs

PROGRAM: Part 1: Healthcare Changes and How They Will affect You—What you need to know

ZOOM Logon: to be sent to members by e-mail prior to meeting

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

March 2021

DATE: Thursday, March 18

WHERE: ZOOM in your home

WHEN: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM

PRESENTER: Samuel Lin MD, PhD, MBA, MPA, MS
Rear Admiral and Assistant Surgeon General (Ret), USPHS. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health (Ret), USDHHS.
President, Humetrics, Inc. (A Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business)

PROGRAM: Part 2: Healthcare Changes and How They Will affect You

ZOOM Logon: to be sent to members by e-mail prior to meeting

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

 

April 2021

DATE: Thursday, April 21

WHERE: ZOOM in your home

WHEN: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM

PROGRAM: New Clark College VP plus Chairman of Veterans Resource Center discuss needs and challenges for veteran students

ZOOM Logon: to be sent to members by e-mail prior to meeting

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

 

May 2021

DATE: Thursday, May 20

WHERE: ZOOM in your home

WHEN: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM

PRESENTER: Councilperson District 4, Gary Medvigy, Maj Gen, USAF (Ret)

PROGRAM: Clark County Issues affecting you

ZOOM Logon: to be sent to members by e-mail prior to meeting

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

 

May 2021

DATE: Monday, May 31

WHERE: Ft Vancouver Barracks Parade Field

WHEN: Coffee Setup 9:00AM (Donated by Starbucks and by offered by chapter to workers and attendees)

PROGRAM: 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM (assuming in-person gatherings are allowed)

PRESENTER: Larry Smith, CMAC Co-Chair, Ex City Councilor, Col, USA, Ret. (chapter member) & numerous dignitaries

WHAT / PROGRAM: Memorial Day tribute to members of the Armed Forces who have fallen in service to our country

COST: N/A

RSVP: N/A

 

June 2021

DATE: Saturday or Sunday, June 5 or 6

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 12:00 to 3:00PM

WHAT: Annual social at a Vineyard (assuming in-person gatherings are allowed)

PROGRAM: Social chance to “catch up” with other members

COST: Pay as you go

RSVP: TBA

 

June 2021

DATE: Saturday (exact weekend TBD)

WHERE: Costco (19610 SE 1st St, Camas, WA)

WHEN: 5:00PM – 8:00PM

WHAT / PROGRAM: Annual Heroes Night event (Thank You tribute to military, fire and law enforcement personnel) Visit dozens of veteran’s organizations booths (including our chapter booth)

COST: N/A—open to the public (membership not required)

RSVP: N/A

 

July & August 2021

No events planned—enjoy your summer, see you in September

 

September 2021

DATE: Saturday or Sunday (Weekend TBD)

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 3:00 to 6:00PM

WHAT: Annual Fall Scholarship Social BBQ fundraiser. Your donation makes it possible to maintain our scholarship program for veteran students at Clark College and WSU-V

PROGRAM: Informal Social, bring a dish and a bottle of wine. Meat and some adult beverages provided.

COST: Your generous free-will offering will gladly be accepted.

RSVP: TBA

 

October 2021

DATE: Thursday, October 21

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 11:00AM

WHAT: 1st Oktoberfest Social—wear your lederhosen or dirndl

PROGRAM: TBD

COST: TBD

RSVP: TBD

 

November 2021

DATE: Thursday, November 18

WHERE: Cascadia Technical Academy, 12200 NE 28th St, Vancouver, WA 98682

WHEN: 11:00AM

WHAT: Traditional Thanksgiving meal supporting Vancouver School District Culinary Program 

PROGRAM: TBD

COST: TBD

RSVP: TBD

 

December 2021

DATE: Sunday, December 5

WHERE: Club Green Meadows 7703 NE 72nd Ave Vancouver, WA 98661

WHEN: 3:00 to 6:00PM

WHAT: Annual Christmas Scholarship Social fundraiser. Your donation makes it possible to maintain our scholarship program for veteran students at Clark and WSU-V colleges

PROGRAM: Meet our four scholarship recipients and learn of their aspirations

COST: Your generous free-will offering will gladly be accepted.

RSVP: TBA