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Mt. Baker Rock & Gem Club monthly meetings

07/21/2014 - 10/20/2014 - All Day at

JULY 21, 2013
7:00 pm, at Bloedel Donovan Park
2214 Electric Avenue
Bellingham, Washington
Show and Tell: “Summer Gleanings”

Annual Mt Baker Rock and Gem Club Summer Picnic
Intalco, Picnic Area
4050 Mountain View Road, Ferndale, Washington
Lunch will be served tentatively at 12:00 p.m. The cost per salmon plate is $5.00.
Please sign up and pay for the salmon plate prior to the picnic so the club knows how much to order.
There will be a mini tailgating party starting at 10:00 a.m.,
so if you have anything you would like to sell or trade please plan on participating.

SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
7:00 pm, at Bloedel Donovan Park
2214 Electric Avenue
Bellingham, Washington

OCTOBER 20, 2014
7:00 pm, at Bloedel Donovan Park
2214 Electric Avenue
Bellingham, Washington

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Art Uncorked!

08/21/2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Squalicum Boathouse
2600 N. Harbor Loop Drive

The Bellingham Childcare & Learning Center is hosting “Art Uncorked” August 21, 5:30 –8:00pm, at Squalicum Boathouse.

The night includes live music, silent auction with offerings from local artists and creations from the kids. Hors d’oeuvres & wine will be provided.

Tickets are $40 and include drinks and a wine cellar raffle ticket. All proceeds benefit the children served by Bellingham Childcare & Learning Center. For more information, call 360-676-0950.


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Ferndale Street Festival

08/22/2014 - 08/23/2014 - All Day at Downtown Ferndale
2023 Main Street

The Ferndale Street Festival is in its 11th year celebrating family fun in downtown Ferndale! This year’s music is top of the line with a mix of Whatcom County’s most talented bands. From bluegrass to country, classic rock to alternative, this is the year to come for the music and stay for the fun! And the Festival doesn’t end there!  With an entire block dedicated to the family and kids with their own live stage acts, a car show, various food outlets, vendors of all trades and a wine & beer tent, there is almost not enough time to take it all in! Click HERE for a full festival schedule and lineup!

Friday, August 22nd
6PM - 11:30PM

Saturday, August 23rd
10AM - 11:30PM


Marietta Pancake Feed

08/23/2014 - All Day at Fire Station #31
2913 Bennett Drive

Each August, the community is invited to “The Fire Station at Station #31″ for an All You Can Eat pancake breakfast extravaganza. A donation of $5 per person helps cover the cost of the food and the remainder of the proceeds are put into the MFFA Firefighters In Need Fund and the Marietta Firefighters Association. Larger donations are greatly appreciated.

There will be activities for the kids and adults such as:
- Fire Truck Rides
- Fire education
- Fire hose games
- The fire safety fun house
- Face painting
- Games & prizes


MFFA Firefighters Pancake Feed

08/23/2014 - 7:00 am - 12:00 pm at The Fire Station at Station #31
2913 Bennett Dr.

This year’s Marietta Firefighter’s Association Pancake Feed will be held Saturday, August 23 at Station 31 from 7 a.m. to noon.

All proceeds to go our Firefighters In Need Fund for local firefighters and their families. There will be great food, friends and activities for the entire family.

Tickets are $5 donation pre-sale or at the door. We look forward to seeing you there!

For ticket info email:

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Girl Scout Troop 1631 Garage Sale

08/23/2014 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at Meridian Haggen
2814 Meridian Street

Find some great bargains at the Girl Scout Troop 1631 Garage sale on Saturday, August 23rd from 8am-4pm. All proceeds go to the troop and allows them to sponsor great activities for those who cannot afford the costs. Something for everyone at the sale including: sporting goods, tools, electronics, clothes, toys, books, crafts, furniture and other household items.

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WHS Dog Days of Summer

08/24/2014 - 10:30 am - 3:00 pm at Lake Padden Park
4882 Samish Way

Whatcom Humane Society‘s Annual Dog Days of Summer is Northwest Washington’s biggest & best festival for dogs and their human friends.

Activities include:
• Dog interactive games & activities throughout the park
• Contests for dogs with fabulous prizes
• Dog demonstrations, entertainment for the whole family
• Pet themed booths for all day shopping and education
• Vegetarian food court, something yummy for everyone
• Visit the Whatcom Humane Society booth for shelter & adoption information

For more information visit or call Dana Browne @ 733-2080 x3014


BellingHAM Baconfest

08/24/2014 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Depot Market Square
1100 Railroad Ave

The 1st annual BellingHAM Baconfest, sponsored by Carne, is Sunday, August 24th at Depot Market Square. Delectable bacon treats from local restaurants including Green Frog, Copper Hog, Evolve Truffles, StrEAT Food,Silver Reef Casino, and more! Click HERE to see a full list of vendors. Baconfest will also feature a beer garden with Boundary Bay and Kulshan Breweries (including a few bacon infused beers) and bacon and egg cornhole! Entertainment by Moongrass and Bellingham Circus Guild. Kids Zone with bacon inspired games and activities.

$10 – includes admission and 5 tasting tickets
$5 for Max Higbee Center Members!
Kids under 12 are FREE!


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State Parks offers ‘free days!’

08/25/2014 - 11/11/2014 - All Day at

Washington State Parks has announced the list of ‘free days’ for 2014. The “free days” are in keeping with legislation that created the Discover Pass, a $30 annual or $10 one-day permit required on state-managed recreation lands managed by Washington State Parks, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Department of Natural Resources. The remaining 2014 State Parks free days include:

• August 25th            National Park Service birthday
• September 27th     National Public Lands Day
• November 11th      Veterans Day

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Epic Kite Flight

08/27/2014 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Zuanich Point Park
2600 S. Harbor Loop

Join Industrial Credit Union Family Pass at the The Epic Kite Flight, Wednesday, August 27th at Zuanich Park between 2pm – 4pm. The event is entirely free and open to the community. Family Pass will be providing free kites to the first 1,000 people. Follow Family Pass on Facebook for event details and updates.

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