Wednesday, July 23rd 2014 - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
at Bellingham Senior Activity Center
315 Halleck Street
You’re invited to join Bellingham Evening Walking Group (age 45 and older) for a one-hour walk–Wednesdays (5:30pm) throughout the month of July. Participants meet in front of Bellingham Senior Center.
Grab your walking shoes, bring a buddy (or join this group to socialize and meet new people) and turn exercise into a fun activity while enjoying the beautiful city!
Wednesday, July 23rd 2014 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Polecat and Hillstomp are performing, as part of the 10th annual Downtown Sounds Summer Concert Series, presented by Downtown Bellingham Partnership. The free concert series features music, dancing, food and live entertainment suitable for the whole family–Wednesdays (July 9th-through-August 6th) on Bay Street, between Prospect and West Champion.
Wednesday, July 23rd 2014 - All Day
at Plantation Indoor Range
5102 Samish Highway
Whatcom County Parks And Recreation Department is offering a one-evening Handgun Safety & Skills Class–covering basic operation and care of handguns; choosing the right ammunition and the laws and liabilities related to self-defense and home-defense–July 28th. The cost is $35.
The Registration Deadline is July 23rd. (733-2900)
Thursday, July 24th 2014 - All Day
Project Homeless Connect is an annual event that helps provide homeless people throughout Whatcom County get access to medical screening and care; vision screening; dental care; veterans’ services; employment screening and much more.
Thursday, July 24th 2014 - 12:00 pm
at Sustainable Connections
1701 Ellis Street, Suite 221
Elizabeth U (author of “The Complete Guide To Financing A Socially Responsible Food Business”) presents Fundraising Techniques For Small Businesses, From The Traditional To The Cutting Edge. You’re invited to bring a brown bag lunch!
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 10:30 am
at Avalon Golf Club
19345 Kelleher Road
Economic Development Association Of Skagit County presents their 27th annual Golf Tournament (10:30am) & Wine Festival (5:30pm)–featuring 55 teams!
Tickets for the wine festival are $35. The golf tournament is sold out. Click here for information.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Island Mariner Cruises
2621 South Harbor Loop Drive
You’re invited to join Whatcom Museum for their annual History Sunset Cruise on Bellingham Bay aboard Island Mariner–Thursdays (July 10th-August 21st)! Bellingham native Brian Griffin is your tour guide.
Tickets are $30 ($28 each for groups of eight)–available through Brown Paper Tickets.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 7:30 pm
at Whatcom Humane Society
2172 Division Street
Whatcom Humane Society presents an Outoor Movie Night–featuring the film “Best In Show”–in the field behind the new WHS facility. The movie starts at dusk.
Admission is by suggested $5 donation. Bring your own chairs and blankets. (No dogs, though, please!)
There’s also food and a beer garden.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - All Day
at Farmers Market
1100 Railroad Avenue
The 9th annual Tour De Whatcom charity bike ride will begin and end at Bellingham Farmers Market. Over the past two years, Tour De Whatcom has raised $30,000 for non-profits. For registration information click here.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 12:00 am
at Gordon Skagit Farms
15598 McLean Road
Skagit Valley is noted for some of the best farmland in the world. Celebrate Skagit Dinner On The Farm showcases and celebrates the bounty of food and produce grown in and around Skagit Valley. A renowned local chef will prepare fresh local ingredients for this one-of-a-kind, field-to-plate, elegant dining experience for 50 guests in a rustic setting.
The cost is $125, with proceeds benefiting Skagitonians To Preserve Farmland.