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“Honk! The Musical”

Thursday, May 28th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Squalicum High School
3773 East McLeod Road

Squalicum High School presents Honk! The Musical–based on Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling–May 28th, 29th and 30th. Tickets are $10 for adults/$8 for students and seniors.

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“The Mousetrap”

Thursday, May 28th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Meridian High School
194 West Laurel Road

Meridian High School presents the classic Agatha Christie mystery The Mousetrap–with performances May 28th, 29, and 30th. Admission is $8 for adults/$6 for students, seniors and children age 12 and younger.

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“Coming Back From Mental Illness And A Criminal History”

Friday, May 29th 2015 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
at St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center
3333 Squalicum Parkway

North Sound Mental Health Administration is hosting a free Resource Fair–focusing on support for people who suffer from mental illness and have a criminal history.  Twenty-five exhibitors will be available to answer questions about housing, employment, treatment services, benefits and other support services.  Professionals, as well as the general public, are welcome to attend.  You’re encouraged to drop by any time between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. For more information email tom_yost@nsmha.org.

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Whatcom Symphony Orchestra Concert: Beethoven And Sibelius

Friday, May 29th 2015 - 3:00 pm
at Mount Baker Theatre
104 North Commercial Street

Beethoven’s masterful Triple Concerto takes center stage during a special Whatcom Symphony Orchestra presentation that also celebrates the 150th anniversary of the great Finnish composer Sibelius, with his Symphony No. 2 (aka Symphony Of Independence)! For ticket information contact Mount Baker Theatre.

Dr. Ed Rutschman will host an informative Pre-Concert Lecture at 2pm. (No reservations are needed, but seating is limited)

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Bellingham Repertory Dance Spring Concert

Friday, May 29th 2015 - 7:30 pm
at Firehouse Performing Arts Center
1314 Harris Avenue

Bellingham Repertory Dance presents their 9th anniversary Spring Concert–Up/Rooted. The program challenges both the dancers and the audience to re-imagine the impossible…with intricate partner work, unique costumes and choreography that literally lifts the performers off the stage!

Performances are May 29th (7:30pm), May 30th (5pm and 7:30pm) and 31st (5pm). Tickets are $15 in advance/$20 at the door.

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WCC: “Students Leading Change”

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Whatcom Community College
237 West Kellogg Road

Students at Whatcom Community College are hosting the second annual Students Leading Change Conference–at Syre Student Center on campus. The goal of the conference is to promote understanding of Social Justice issues and to inspire participants to create a more inclusive community. The program opens with a presentation by University Of Puget Sound’s Michael Benitez. Click here for more information.

“Color Me” 5K!

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am
at Lynden High School
1201 Bradley Road

You’re invited to join the fun at an untimed 5K race, benefiting Lynden Tennis teams! Wear all white…and be covered from head to toe in color by the finish line! Registration includes sunglasses, a wrist band and a color packet to throw at the color explosion at the end of the race! Register here.

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Ayurvedic Health Center & Wellness Shop Open House

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Ayurvedic Health Center & Wellness Shop
203 West Holly Street, Suite 201

Ayurvedic Health Center & Wellness Shop is holding an Open House, as they bid a fond and heartfelt farewell to founder Juliet Jivanti and bestow a hearty welcome to new owner Katrina Svoboda Johnson! (Katrina is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Structural Integration Practitioner, BioSomatics Practitioner, and Massage Practitioner)

It’s Time To “Trick Out Your Trike”!

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
at Downtown Mount Vernon
Downtown Mount Vernon

In honor of National Bike Month (and back by popular demand!), Mount Vernon Downtown Association is hosting Trick Out Your Trike! Bike decorating starts at 1 pm at Tri-Dee Arts. At 2 pm, participants and their families are encouraged to explore Skagit Riverwalk, the newest bike-friendly attraction in downtown Mount Vernon.

(For more information call (360) 336-6131 or email info@mountvernondowntown.org)

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iDiOM Theatre: “Best Of Brass Monkey”

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 7:30 pm
at iDiOM Theater
1418 Cornwall Avenue

Bellingham’s iDiOM Theatre presents Best Of Brass Monkey–six short plays selected by audience vote! Performances run May 7th-May 30th. Tickets are $10 in advance/$12 at the door.

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