Community Calendar for Sept. 22, 2021 | Community

Community Calendar for Sept. 22, 2021 | Community
Community Calendar for Sept. 22, 2021 | Community

Lynden Human Life rally scheduled for October third

Lynden Human Life is holding a “Life Chain” on Sunday, October third, from 2pm to 2pm to protest abortion.

The “chain of life” might be positioned between Stuart and Bakerview Streets alongside Information Meridian Street on the western sidewalks in Bellingham.

Water, deck chairs, umbrellas and strollers are welcome. Name 360-201-8630 or 360-201-5009 for extra data or go to Lynden Human Life on Fb and at

Electrical automotive present is arising

An electrical automotive present might be held in downtown Bellingham on September twenty sixth.

The present runs from 2-4pm on Business Road between Holly and Magnolia Streets. The occasion is free and COVID secure attendance is required.

The present’s automobile manufacturers embody BMW, GM, Kia, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Tesla, and Volkswagen.

Guests are invited to speak and study from their neighbors who drive electrical automobiles. It’s an informational occasion that’s not aimed toward promoting.

Lions Membership Mannequin Railway Present 2. – 3. Oct

The Lynden Lions Membership’s thirty sixth Annual Mannequin Practice and Toy Present is on Saturday, October 2, from 9 am to five pm and on Sunday, October 3, from 10 am to 4 pm.

It takes place within the Henry Jansen Ag Constructing on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds.

Admission is $ 7 for adults, $ 6 for seniors, $ 5 for youngsters ages 6-12, and free for youngsters underneath 6. Household price is $ 22.

Honorary courtyard of the eagle scout

Please be part of Lynden Scout Troop 4104 to honor Justin Anderson, Brian Hagen, Hunter Holman, Brady Payne, Tyler Worth, Joshua Stewart, Logan Wilhite and Porter Wilhite for attaining their Eagle Scout rank. Dinner is on Sunday, September twenty sixth at 3:00 p.m. at LDS Church, 5800 Northwest Drive, Ferndale. For extra data, electronic mail

The Lynden Lions Veterans Dinner is scheduled for November eleventh at 6:00 p.m. on the Lynden Neighborhood Middle, 401 Grover St. Planning an entire Turkey with an estimated 225 friends. The veterans are our friends, everybody else is requested to donate $ 8 per individual. We schedule a visitor speaker from our navy and particular music or leisure. This would be the twenty third yr of the Lynden Lions and we’re all the time excited in regards to the concerted efforts and partnership with the Lynden Neighborhood Middle.

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Come chortle and cheer as native groups compete for prizes, bragging rights and an excellent trigger within the fourth annual Whatcom County Mattress Race Household Promise from 2pm to 4pm on September twenty sixth at 1445 Puget St, Bellingham. (Courtesy picture)

Mattress Race fundraiser helps native kids get out of homelessness

Come chortle and cheer as native groups compete for prizes, bragging rights and an excellent trigger within the fourth annual Whatcom County Mattress Race Household Promise from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on September 26 at 1445 Puget St, Bellingham.

Costumed groups current their adorned, cellular beds in a parade earlier than the race. Groups of 5 – 4 individuals pushing, one driving up – will compete for the quickest mattress, the very best topic, and essentially the most funds raised. Loopy enjoyable for the entire household.

Entry is free and advantages Household Promise of Whatcom County, an interfaith coalition program that helps native kids out of homelessness.

Since 2018, the non-profit program has helped 53 adults and 92 kids – 39 of them underneath the age of 5 – out of homelessness.

Through the COVID-19 pandemic, Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) workers chosen Erica Bauermeister’s memoir Home Classes: Renovating a Life for its third annual learn and share program.

This occasion is now set to start on September 16, with occasions going by way of November 3. Be taught extra and enroll at

Home Classes is a memoir-in-essay by which Bauermeister tells the story of the hopeful renovation of an deserted historic dwelling in Port Townsend, Washington. It’s also a shifting investigation into how areas have an effect on us and the significance of constructing one thing to final.

Along with authoring occasions and a two-day memoir writing workshop led by Bauermeister, WCLS workers may even host group packages that discover the idea of the house and the way we join with others by way of frequent areas. All packages are on-line.

Historic barns in Whatcom County

Find out about Whatcom County’s barn structure with photographer Jeff Barclay (Outdated Barns of Whatcom County) and state architectural historian Michael Houser. Thursday, 09/23 from 7pm to 8pm

Local weather Motion Week on the Allied Arts Reuse Thrift Retailer

Local weather Motion Week celebrates the information, progress and sources that this group has to supply find options to world local weather change on the native stage.

Have a good time the artwork of inventive reuse with Local weather Motion. Gently used artwork, faculty, and workplace provides on sale for $ 20 / giant bag, $ 10 / medium bag, and $ 5 / small bag. Allied Arts Reuse Thrift Retailer, 1418 Cornwall Ave, is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. September 21-25

Allied Arts of Whatcom County is a nonprofit arts group. The thrift retailer helps fund the company’s Arts within the College program, a $ 90,000 program that serves greater than 8,000 highschool college students throughout the county, stated Kelly Hart, govt director of Allied Arts Whatcom County.

Lynden Lions Membership mannequin practice and toy present

The thirty sixth annual Lynden Lions Membership Mannequin Practice and Toy Present is again, promising to be greater and higher than ever. The present, which runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. October 2-3, will characteristic greater than 50,000 sq. toes of operating mannequin practice modules, reveals, and distributors. Trains of all gauges for practice followers of all ages. And this yr the occasion may even contain toy sellers to make it an much more pleasing household expertise.

All earnings go to Lions membership group tasks.

Grief Share Assist Group

The Mourning Division Assist Group meets on the nook of Christ the King Church, North County, 1816 18th St., Lynden, Saturday by way of November 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Grief Share is a self-help group the place you could find a heat, caring atmosphere of individuals to information you in your means by way of grief, in the direction of therapeutic and hope for the long run.

Whatcom Water Week, 11.-19. September, is a weeklong sequence of free occasions celebrating the world’s native water sources. Occasions embody SeaFeast, Run with the Pals 5k, seashore cleanups, water purification plant excursions, fish trivia, instructional occasions for youngsters, self-guided walks and excursions, and picture contests.

Cloud Mountain Farm Middle Farm Stand

Expertise farm-fresh produce and meet the individuals who grew them on the Incubator Farm stand of the Cloud Mountain Farm Middle.

The Farm Stand is open Tuesdays from 3pm to 6pm at 5979 Lawrence Street, Everson.

The excursions to the historic Lynden Cemetery “A Stroll Again in Time” have been resumed. They’re on the south facet of Entrance Road on Information Meridian Street at 11am on Saturdays.

Be taught extra about pioneer households and distinctive cemetery information. Freed from cost, no reservation required.

Particulars: 360-354-3675. Guided excursions of Greenwood Cemetery, 605 E. Wiser Lake Street, happen each final Saturday of the month at 1:00 pm.

‘Fleeting Faces’ at Allied Arts

Allied Arts of Whatcom County invitations you to discover the October Fleeting Faces exhibit.

This version incorporates quite a lot of attention-grabbing and distinctive items by Frank Frazee, Susan Cohen Raphael, Jan Murphy and Ken Wiener. The tone of “Fleeting Faces” is humanity, emotion and the areas by which individuals stay.

Allied Arts is a non-profit gallery. The proceeds from the sale will profit the humanities locally.

Allied Arts is positioned at 1478 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham.

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Work by Beth Anna Margolis might be on show at Gallery Syre till October twenty third. (Courtesy picture)

‘Portray of my life’ within the Syre Gallery

Galerie Syre will host Beth Anna Margolis’ first solo exhibition by way of October twenty third. The exhibition, entitled “Work Of My Life”, reveals a number of greater than 60 works, together with originals and giclee print reproductions in addition to her newly revealed e-book.

Margolis is a painter and poet who has been creating artwork for a few years. The artistic endeavors and the e-book provide an unimaginable perception into Beth Anna’s worldview, nourished by her private experiences and her inventive imaginative and prescient. The presentation of this lifelong assortment of her work along with the presentation of her new e-book entitled “Work of My Life”

On the identical time, Gallery Syre will current a brand new number of David Syres work, which have been created in spring 2021.

Syre Gallery is positioned at 465 W. Stuart Street, Bellingham. Go to for extra data.

Oktoberfest Northwest is again

Oktoberfest Northwest, the three-day Munich-style Oktoberfest with German beer, scrumptious meals and stay leisure, will happen in 2021 from Friday to Sunday, 8-10 March 2020. October, held on the Washington State Truthful Occasions Middle in Puyallup.

The Oktoberfest Northwest invitations households to benefit from the genuine Oktoberfest spirit with actions for youngsters of all ages till 6 p.m. every day, together with arts and crafts, conventional maypole dancing, costume competitions and far more.

Get your dirndl or lederhosen out of the closet and prepare for an unbelievable Oktoberfest weekend in 2021.

Rain or shine, the Oktoberfest Northwest takes place.

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