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Annual Turkey Drive

Friday, December 12th 2014 - All Day
at Snapper Shuler Kenner
501 Front Street

Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance–in Bellingham and Lynden–is holding their third annual Turkey Drive! Now-through-December 12th they’ll match your donation of $15 toward each bird you’d like to contribute–up to the first 100 turkeys. The turkeys will be distributed by Bellingham Food Bank and Lynden’s Project Hope to local families-in-need.


Free Community Meal

Saturday, December 13th 2014 - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
at United Church Of Ferndale
2034 Washington Street

United Church Of Ferndale is hosting a Free Community Meal. (384-1422 or

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Burlington Food Drive

Friday, December 19th 2014 - All Day
at Advance America
104 Gilkey Road

Advance America, in Burlington, is holding a Food Drive to help feed the hungry in our community. They’re accepting donations of canned goods and non-perishable items--now through December 19th. All donations will go to Friendship House in Mount Vernon.


Free Community Meal

Saturday, December 20th 2014 - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
at United Church Of Ferndale
2034 Washington Street

United Church Of Ferndale is hosting a Free Community Meal. (384-1422 or

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Monthly Pet Adoption Event

Saturday, December 27th 2014 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
at Pet Palace Consignment
5373 Guide Meridian

Whatcom County’s Alternative Humane Society holds a Pet Adoption Event the last Saturday of every month at Pet Palace Consignment.  It’s your chance to meet furry friends who are looking for their forever home!

(Please note: They do not do same-day adoptions.  If there’s a dog you’re interested in, you’re invited to complete a Statement Of Interest, which can be downloaded at

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“Memories Of Blaine” Calendars!

Wednesday, December 31st 2014 - All Day
at Blaine Senior Center
763 G Street

Blaine Senior Center is selling Memories Of Blaine 2015 calendars–featuring humorous quotes from Blaine Journal (1895-1912) and pictures from the Whatcom Museum photo archives . Calendars are $10, with proceeds benefiting the Center’s many programs.

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