School notes for Nov. 24, 2016

Portuguese storytime begins at the library

The Camas Public Library is hosting a Portuguese Storytime with stories, music, fingerplays and movement.

It will take place from 4 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and Jan. 7.

The Camas Public Library is located at 625 N.E. Fourth Ave.

Comedian to speak at diversity series

Hari Kondabolu, a Brooklyn-based comedian, actor and podcast host known for comedy on such subjects as race, identity and inequity, will speak as part of WSU Vancouver’s “Marquee Diversity” series.

The university will present “An Evening with Hari Kondabolu” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1 in Dengerink Auditorium, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave.

The event is free, but seating is limited. To RSVP, visit

Kondabolu was described by the New York Times as “one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today.” His performances include appearances with “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” the 2007 HBO U.S. Comedy Arts Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

He released his debut stand-up album, “Waiting for 2042,” in 2014 and his second album, “Mainstream American Comic,” in 2016.

For information, contact Amanda Shannahan, or call (360) 546-9182.