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Ragfinery: Workshops!

Wednesday, October 21st 2015 - All Day
at Ragfinery
1421 North Forest Street

Bellingham’s 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. (Your involvement and purchases of fabric, supplies and products from their retail shop help protect the environment, support local jobs and promote a sustainable local economy)

Ragfinery hosts weekly WorkshopsMaking Food & Snack Bags; Felt Bead Earrings; Creative Projects With Upcycled Jeans; Upcycled Brewery Malt Bag Grocery Totes; Basics of Sewing; No-Sew Braided Rugs; Felt Prayer Flags; Beginning Quilting and much more.

Blues Benefit for the Arts

Wednesday, October 21st 2015 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Benefit concert featuring local blues and jazz fusion artists such as Brian Simpson, Andy Koch, Fat James and others. Enjoy refreshments while listening to great jazz. There will be a raffle featuring themed gift baskets filled with art supplies, crafts, and items from the Allied Arts Reuse Thrift store. This is a free event, however donations are greatly appreciated and all proceeds support the Allied Arts Education project bringing art classes to elementary school children in Whatcom County.
Please come, enjoy, and support our kids through Allied Arts.

Taking the Helm: Making Hard Choices

Friday, October 23rd 2015 - 12:00 am

Family and professional caregivers alike, please join us for the 29th Annual Alzheimer Society Conference! This dementia-centered conference will focus on such topics as end-of-life choices, advance directives, advanced medical interventions, medical updates on the dementias, caring for the caregiver, and potential legal issues people with dementia and their caregivers may experience. CEUs are available from multiple organizations. To register, or for more information, please visit, or call the Alzheimer Society office at 360-671-3316.

Family Comedy Night

Friday, October 23rd 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy the hilarious, family friendly comedy of The Panic Squad Improv Comedy and help raise funds for Ebenezer Christian School as they work to complete their new middle school building.

Friday, October 23rd, 7:00PM, at the Lynden Middle School Auditorium.

Tickets are $15 or $49 for families. Available at the school office and at the door. Call Ebenezer Christian School for more info or visit

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“In My Life”–A Musical Tribute To The Beatles

Friday, October 23rd 2015 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
at Mount Baker Theatre
104 North Commercial Street

In My Life-A Musical Theatre Tribute To The Beatles is the smash hit, award-winning retelling of the Beatles story through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein–featuring renowned tribute band Abbey RoadThe show is appropriate for all ages. Tickets are $25-$65.

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Bellingham ComiCon

Saturday, October 24th 2015 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Ferndale Events Center
5715 Barrett Road

You’re invited to the 7th annual local Comic Book Convention–featuring comic book dealers and other pop culture vendors; artists and writers; a costume contest and more! This year’s special guests include Randy Emberlin (“Spider-Man”), Mick Gray (“Batman And Robin”), Rick Hoberg (“Star Wars”), Aaron Lopresti (“Wonder Woman”) Bob Smith (“Archie”) Keith Tucker (“Roger Rabbit”) and more.

Admission is $7. Parking is free and plentiful!


Free Ferndale Community Meal

Saturday, October 24th 2015 - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
at United Church of Ferndale
2034 Washington Street

United Church Of Ferndale is hosting a Free Community Meal!

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Whatcom Humane Society Masquerade Gala

Saturday, October 24th 2015 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at Bellingham Golf & Country Club
3729 Meridian Street

The 13th annual Whatcom Humane Society Masquerade Gala will feature a delicious vegetarian dinner; mouth-watering desserts; auctions and more! Masquerade attire is encouraged! For ticket information click here.

(If have auction items you’d like to donate call 733-2080, extension 3014)

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“Professional Woman Of The Year” Banquet

Tuesday, October 27th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Lakeway Inn & Conference Center
714 Lakeway Drive

Whatcom Women In Business is hosting the 33rd annual Professional Woman Of The Year Banquet.  One of six finalists will be chosen as Whatcom County’s Professional Woman Of The Year. The evening opens with a Social and a silent auction (5:30). Tickets are $65.

Bingo Spooktacular!

Friday, October 30th 2015 - 12:00 am

On Friday, October 30th at 5:30pm the Bellingham Senior Activity Center will be hosting a Bingo Spooktacular! This event costs $15.00 at the door and is open to anyone in the community age 21 and over. Join us for a festively fun Friday night. Come dressed in your Halloween costume for a chance to win a prize. Thank you to Wander Brewing for providing the beer for the evening. We are excited for you to join us for a great time.


$15.00 admission includes bingo sheets for all eight regular games, snacks, plus beer and wine with a $3.00 suggested donation. In addition to eight regular bingo games, everyone will have an opportunity to purchase cards at $3.00 each for a “special bingo” where the winner will take home half the pot!


Bingo Blitz will take place at the Bellingham Senior Activity Center located on 315 Halleck Street. All proceeds for the event support the programs and activities of the Bellingham Senior Activity Center, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. For more information please contact Eric Pierson at 360-733-4030 ext. 1035 or

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