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FREE Days at State Parks

06/04/2016 - 12/11/2016 - All Day

Visit Washington state parks for free on specific days in 2016! The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

The remaining free days for 2016 include:

June 4: National Trails Day
June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
Nov. 11: Veterans Day

More information about the Discover Pass is at 


Dog Days of Summer 5K

08/21/2016 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Lake Padden Park
4882 Samish Way

The ‘Dog Days of Summer 5K Walk/Run’ is Sunday, August 21st at Lake Padden Park
All dogs should bring your super human friends for a dash around Lake Padden to help benefit the Whatcom Humane Society! ‘Top Dog’ prizes awarded to the top finishers in the men’s, women’s, over 60 and kids divisions. Non-competitors can enjoy a jog or walk around the lake.  Everyone gets a swag bag and dogs get bandannas!

• Pre Registration-Individual: $20, Day-of Registration at the event: $25
• Team: 3-5 members $60, 6-10 members $100, 11-20 members $125. Must preregister for team participation
• No cost for the dog and will receive a superhero bandanna.
• Superhero costumes encouraged.

Register on line at or for more information call Dana Browne at 733-2080 x3014 or email

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