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Moviegoers, thanks for reading

Thanksgiving is already long past, but that doesn’t mean I can’t give a little thanks heading into the later part of the holiday season. I kicked off my “State of the Arts” entertainment column ...

Singer Natalie Grant to perform in Dare to Be … women’s event in Lynden on Jan. 19

WHATCOM — Dare to Be … The Journey Continues, an event for today’s Christian women, brings Grammy-nominated singer Natalie Grant and international speaker and author Charlotte Gambill to Lynden Jan. ...

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ONGOING Coat drive The Lynden Food Pavilion is hosting a coat drive of gently used coats or jackets through Dec. 14. The donations will be given to those in need in Whatcom County. LCS concerts Lynden ...
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Disney’s ‘Frozen’ is studio’s best animation film in years

Disney’s attempts to adapt Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Snow Queen” began way back in 1943. While several other Andersen tales have been brought to life since then, including “The Emperor’s ...
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‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ enlivens Claire vg Thomas Theatre

LYNDEN — It’s holiday show time again at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, and the Lynden Performing Arts Guild has chosen to bring one of America’s favorite Christmas stories to life. “The Best Christmas ...
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NW Ballet offers ‘The Nutcracker’ at NVHS on Saturday

EVERSON — The Northwest Ballet Theatre will bring its “fully-staged production” of “The Nutcracker” to Nooksack Valley High School at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. A cast of 100 dancers, under ...

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ONGOING ‘Nutcracker’ Ballet Bellingham presents “The Nutcracker” at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 6-7 in the Mt. Baker Theatre. Coat drive The Lynden Food Pavilion is hosting a coat drive of gently used coats ...

Port’s Holiday Festival also on tab this weekend

BELLINGHAM ­— The Holiday Port Festival, bringing the sights and sounds of the holiday season, takes place Dec. 6-8 at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal in Fairhaven. Most activities are free. Hours are ...

Lecture series coming to Lynden venue

LYNDEN ­— The Amor Viviente house of Third Christian Reformed Church, 510 Liberty St., will again host a remote simulcast of the January Series from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich. The 2014 lecture ...
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Giant tree lights Saturday

LYNDEN — At about 24 feet, Lynden’s new community Christmas tree will put a vertical punctuation on Saturday’s Lighted Christmas Parade. In a first-time event, the Downtown Business Association will ...