Thursday, March 19

Washington State Free Parks Days

8 a.m. Cape Disappointment State Park, Ilwaco, Wash. One of Washington State Parks’ free days. A Discover Pass is not required for park entry.

Pop-Up Library Services

12:30 p.m. The Historic Chinook School, 810 Highway 101, Chinook, Wash. or 360-244-3627. Get help with various library functions.

A Bountiful Vegetable Garden in Containers

2 p.m. Ocean Park Timberland Regional Library, 1308 256th Lane, Ocean Park. Garden author Maggie Stuckey returns with her class on growing a bountiful vegetable garden in containers.

Tillamookan Placenames and When the Nestuccas Removed

4 p.m. Cannon Beach History Center & Museum, 1387 S. Spruce St., Cannon Beach. or 503-436-9301. Join anthropologist David Lewis for a presentation on Tillamook Indians.

Pajama Storytime

6:30 p.m. Ocean Park Timberland Regional Library, 1308 256th Lane, Ocean Park, Wash. Wear your pajamas to participate in stories and songs.

Adult Crafting

6 p.m. Warrenton Community Library, 160 S. Main St., Warrenton. or 503-861-8156. Make an envelope and embellishments with upcycled materials. Please bring scissors, glue or stickers.

Columbia River Estuary Action Team

6 p.m. Blue Scorcher Bakery & Cafe, 1493 Duane St., Astoria. or 503-338-7473. The estuary’s monthly meeting.

Travel Story Slam

6 p.m. Maggie's on the Prom, 580 Beach Drive, Seaside. This nine-week series is not only a competition between storytellers, but a competition between towns. Each week, storytellers participate in Long Beach, Astoria and Seaside.

Hands & Hearts Fundraiser

6 p.m. Bridgewater Bistro, 20 Basin St., Suite A, Astoria. or 503-338-6063. $30-$275. $50 for raffle tickets. Clatsop CASA’s 22nd annual fundraiser, including a dessert bid, raffle and appetizers. Funds raised support Clatsop CASA, which advocates for local foster children.

Salty Talks

6:30 p.m. Salt Hotel & Pub, 147 Howerton Ave., Ilwaco, Wash. or 360-642-3446. Scholar, biologist and author Robert Michael Pyle will present “Humans and Other Creatures of the Tidewater Reach: A Field Trip in Poems and Prose.”

Thursday Talks

7 p.m. Fort George Brewery, 1483 Duane St., Astoria. or 503-325-7468. Clatsop County Historical Society’s lecture will feature a discussion on the 1918/1919 Spanish Influenza’s reach into Clatsop County.

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