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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)

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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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“Little Shop Of Horrors”

Sunday, May 31st 2015 - 2:00 pm
at Bellingham Arts Academy For Youth
1059 North State Street

Bellingham Arts Academy For Youth presents the musical comedy Little Shop Of Horrors–featuring a talented cast of youths, ages 13 to 16–with performances running through May 31st! (There are two separate casts–one for May 8th-17th and one for May 22nd-31st) Tickets are $10 (age five and under get in free)

Performance times are: Fridays–7pm; Saturdays–2pm and 7pm; Sundays–2pm.

Bellingham Bells catcher at Joe Martin Field. August 7, 2013. (Photo - Doug Lange)

Bellingham Bells: Seeking Host Families

Monday, June 1st 2015 - 12:00 am

The Bellingham Bells are seeking host families for 35 collegiate baseball players (arriving as early as June first, from around the nation)–for three months this Summer, while they play for the team. Host families are asked to provide a clean, non-smoking, safe and pleasant environment and provide meals when the players are in town. They also ask that players have a private room or sleeping area, as well as access to a bathroom, kitchen and laundry area. Host families will receive complimentary home game tickets, as well as a fifty-percent discount on registration for the Bells’ Coaches Camp. Host families will also receive special Bells merchandise; a special night at the ballpark and more. For information call 746-0406 or email nick@bellinghambells.com.

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Ragfinery: Upcoming Workshops

Monday, June 1st 2015 - All Day
at Ragfinery
1421 North Forest Street

Ragfinery is a nonprofit training business and textile reuse center. They collect unwanted garments and textiles and determine creative reuse value to keep them out of landfills. They also offer regular workshops on a variety of topics–from making infinity scarves to making Summer hats to the Basics Of Sewing and much more. Click here for a complete list of upcoming workshops and prices.

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Free Counseling: April 1st-June 5th

Friday, June 5th 2015 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Western Washington University
516 High Street

Graduate students in Western Washington University’s Psychology Department are providing Individual Counseling (under faculty supervision) for members of the community–free of charge. Western’s Counseling Training Clinic has openings for individual counseling of adults, adolescents and children. Appointments are available Monday-through-Friday (8am-4pm). 

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Allied Arts Juried Artist Series: “Bold Abstracts”

Friday, June 5th 2015 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at Allied Arts Of Whatcom County
1418 Cornwall Avenue

Allied Arts of Whatcom County’s 2015 Juried Artist Series continues with Bold Abstracts–featuring works by Kellie Becker, Kay Little, Robert Marki, Yvette Nuemann and Courtney Odell. The show will run from June 5th to the 27th at Hotel Bellwether. You’re invited to the Opening Reception and Exhibit Walk-Thru with the artists.

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“The Bustle Hustle”

Friday, June 5th 2015 - 8:30 pm
at Bellingham Circus Guild
1401 6th Street

Local cabaret group The Provocateurs presents The Hustle Bustle–with performances June 5th, 6th, 12th and 15th.

The plot: “Westmore Theater is the hottest joint in town–almost as hot as the brazen yet classy broads that make up its regular cast of characters.  Unfortunately, these girls are in trouble when they find out the theater is in the tank.  Before it’s curtains for this cabaret group, the gals have to come together and put on the newest and most titillating show sensation west of the Mississippi.”

Using creative and compelling dance numbers, provocative old-timey costumes, and a brash and humorous scrip by writer and directer Rebecca Temple, The Bustle Hustle is sure to bunch your bloomers! Admission is $10.

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Send Your Bike To Africa!

Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
at Unity Center
1095 Telegraph Road

In Ghana and Sierra Leone, most walk–the lucky ones ride a bike to work, school and market… Bellingham’s Unity Center is seeking bicycles in good condition to donate to the Village Bicycle Project

Volunteers are needed to accept bike donations June 6th. For information call 425-941-7384 or email mary@arasfoundation.org.

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Concert And Musical Instrument Drive!

Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
1107 Railroad Avenue

Bellingham Public Schools Foundation, 92.9 KISM, Sparrow Salon, WECU and RDS Disposal present Music Moves Me–a Musical Instrument Drive and all-ages Concert–in honor longtime Bellingham-based musician Ray Downey. The day will include performances by local bands Black Beast Revival, The Naughty Blokes and Sweet Invicta.  

Admission is $5/(13 and under free) OR free with a donated musical instrument that can be used by a young music student in Bellingham Public Schools! (All funds collected will go toward providing additional instructors for 6th grade Band classes)

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