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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 ...

Lynden student part of African filming effort

SIOUX CENTER, IA — A Dordt College student from Lynden was a partner in a fall 2012 Africa filming project that has now won two awards. Jayson Korthuis teamed up with another senior, Justin Gloudemans ...

Jansen promises plenty of artistic fare, music, food on Dec. 7 as well

LYNDEN ­— The Jansen Art Center hosts its second annual Artisan Showcase and Holiday Faire on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Twenty-seven local artisans are selling fine jewelry, ceramics, ...

Holiday classic on Claire vg stage through Dec. 15

LYNDEN ­— The holiday classic “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” opens Friday, Nov. 29, for a three-weekend run on the Claire vg Thomas Theatre stage in Dutch Village Mall, 655 Front St. Complete ...

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ONGOING Art show Everson’s Kale House Bed & Breakfast, 201 Kale St., will host its 15th annual art show and sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 29-30. More than 20 local artists ...