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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Summer Reading Challenge 2018
Join us in celebrating summer with one of our favorite activities—READING! Pick up your Reading Challenge form in either Fairhaven or Lynden (or print out the form from our website), then read your way along the path to receive prizes. There are three priz...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sun 8/19/18 - Fri 8/31/18
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Healing Waters Nar-Anon Support Group
For Any One With An Addicted Loved One. Come and Share Your Experience, Strength And Hope As We Embrace Our Common Challenges Together.
St. Luke's Community Health Education Center
Bellingham, WA

Mon 8/20/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Mon 8/27/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Mon 9/3/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Mon 9/10/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Mon 9/17/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Special Exhibit: The Global Book
How do physical attributes in books reveal cross-cultural influences? Have the same creative impulses emerged in places hundreds of years and thousands of miles apart? Can juxtaposing one book with another tell us something about each that we cannot get by...
Special Collections (Wilson Library 6th floor) - Western Libraries - Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA

Mon 8/20/18 at 11am-4pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 11am-4pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 11am-4pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 11am-4pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 11am-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Welcome to Advance Care Planning Community Workshops
No registration is required. Making your health care choices known in advance is a gift to those you love. Join us for this dynamic presentation on Advance Care Planning. For more information, or to schedule a face-to-face appointment or a worksho...
Everson Library
Everson, WA

Tue 8/21/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
James & Deborah Fallows – Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America
Our Towns is the story of the five-year journey across America by small plane. James and Deborah Fallows visited dozens of towns and met with hundreds of civic leaders, workers, immigrants, educators, environmentalists, artists, public servants, librarians...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Wed 8/22/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America – Finding Hope in America’s Citizenry
Critically acclaimed authors, James and Deborah Fallows will regale attendees at the Bellingham City Club meeting with tales from the creation of their first co-written novel, Our Towns - A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America. The program follow...
Northwood Hall
Bellingham, WA

Wed 8/22/18 at 11:50am-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Tour
1939 Bellingham City Hall Tour
The City of Bellingham and the Mayor’s Office invite you to a tour of the 1939 City Hall, current seat of Municipal Government. During this tour you will learn of the history, art, architecture, and some of the important people who gave us this Art Deco bu...
Bellingham City Hall
Bellingham, WA

Fri 8/24/18 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Tour, Living History
Greenwood Cemetery Tours
Join the Lynden Pioneer Museum the last Saturday of every month through October at 3 pm for a look at Lynden's history through its cemetery. Costumed tour guide will explore the many historic personages of Greenwood. Learn about the meaning of grave decora...
Greenwood Cemetery
Lynden, WA

Sat 8/25/18 at 3pm-4pm
Sat 9/29/18 at 3pm-4pm
Sat 10/27/18 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lummi Island Reefnetting - Now and Then
Roger Granger will give a brief history of reefnetting on Lummi Island with stories, pictures, artifacts, and handouts to help folks understand and appreciate this fascinating fishery. Sponsored by Friends of Island Library. Saturday, August 25, 7:30 PM to...
Island Library
Lummi Island, WA

Sat 8/25/18 at 7:30pm-8:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Living History, Tour
Lynden Cemetery Tour
Join the Lynden Pioneer Museum every Saturday through October at 1 pm for a look at Lynden's history through its cemetery. Costumed tour guide will explore the many historic personages of Lynden. Learn about the meaning of grave decorations and how buria...
Lynden Cemetery
Lynden, WA

Sat 8/25/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 9/8/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 9/15/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 9/22/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Surfing
Chas Smith – Cocaine + Surfing: A Sordid History of Surfing's Greatest Love Affair
It is likely not terribly surprising that surfers like to party. The 1960- 70s image, bolstered by Tom Wolfe and Big Wednesday, was one of mild outlaws. Tanned boys who refused to grow up, spending their days drinking beer and smoking joints on the beach i...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Wed 8/29/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Group Reading from Clover
A Literary Rag Volume XV– Local Authors. Clover, A Literary Rag returns with a multi genre event. Thirteen regional poets and storytellers present original work from Volume 15 of the Rag. Jim Bertolino, Anita Boyle, Paul Hunter, and Shannon Laws among othe...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sun 9/2/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Chuckanut Radio Hour Featuring Frances McCue
Timber Curtain Poetry. We are so excited to welcome Frances McCue to the Chuckanut Radio Hour. Timber Curtain occupies a space between ramshackle and remodel. It starts with the demolition of a house - Richard Hugo House, the Seattle literary center where ...
Whatcom Community College – Heiner Theater
Bellingham, WA

Tue 9/4/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Tim Burnett: Mindfulness Workshop
Join local mindfulness practitioner Tim Burnett, Executive Director of Mindfulness Northwest, for an exploration of mindfulness practices that promote awareness and well-being. We will discuss the origins of mindfulness, touch on stress physiology, and exp...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Wed 9/5/18 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Kerry Claire: Finding Vera
Based on true events, Finding Vera is the fictionalized story of German shepherd. After a difficult beginning, her life spins out of control as she struggles to cope with her new family. This is a journey filled with anguish, joy, pain, and humor as the ...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Fri 9/7/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Barbara Davis Pyles
Grizzly Boy. Kids Event and Book Launch. One day Theo wakes up and decides he’s a grizzly bear. He leaps out of bed, practices his growl and his roar, and scratches his bottom on the bedpost. But being a grizzly boy isn’t easy if you still have to go to...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Google Tools for Genealogists
George Ridgeway will introduce the numerous ways genealogists can utilize Google to make their research more productive and streamlined. Appropriate for beginners to advanced researchers. Free and open to the public. Presented by Skagit Valley Genealogical...
Burlington Public Library
Burlington, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
John Hoyte
Persistence of Light. Memoir! Persistence of Light is the story of John Hoyte’s journey from childhood in China, in a Japanese prison camp in World War II, to leading a British expedition over the Alps with an elephant, to being an entrepreneur and invento...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Second Saturday Open House
Offered the Second Saturday of each month, these no-cost gatherings will give you a chance to dip your toes into the basic concepts of Ayurveda and ask questions pertinent to your situation. You will also have a chance to meet the lovely staff at Bellingha...
Ayurvedic Health Center & Wellness Shop
Bellingham, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 10am-11am
Sat 10/13/18 at 10am-11am
Sat 11/10/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
What's Your Sleep Type?
Taught by Isabel Castro, this class will help you focus on your typical sleep patterns—and, most importantly—how you can improve them. Do you have trouble falling asleep? Do you wake up at 2 am, tossing and turning until 6? Are you a snoozer? Ayurved...
Ayurvedic Health Center & Wellness Shop
Bellingham, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 1pm-3:30pm
    

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