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ONGOING Lecture series The January Series of Calvin College comes by simulcast at 9:30 a.m. to 510 Liberty St., Lynden, as follows: Jan. 10 — Peter Diamandis, founder of X Prize Foundation for invention, ...
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State of the Arts: 2-4-6-0-Awesome describes ‘Les Miz’

Hollywood loves adaptations, so much so that there’s an entire separate Oscar category for adapted screenplays. The habit stinks of laziness, as though Tinseltown doesn’t have enough original ideas ...

Bellingham Farmers Market open to new vendors for 2013 season

WHATCOM — The Bellingham Farmers Market is taking applications from farmers, producers and crafters in Whatcom and Skagit counties who are looking for new markets and more face-to-face time with customers. ...

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ONGOING Lecture Series The January Series of Calvin College comes by simulcast at 9:30 a.m. to 510 Liberty St., Lynden, as follows: Jan. 3 — Jeremy Courtney, Preemptive Love Coalition, “Restoring Hearts ...
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State of the Arts: Hopkins, Mirren shine in ‘Hitchcock’ lead roles

The influence of Alfred Hitchcock on the history of cinema is undeniable. The man was a master of multiple genres, and, in many ways, he shaped them into how we see them today. The master’s classic horror ...

Calvin College lecture series begins in Lynden on Jan. 3

LYNDEN — The award-winning January Series of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., comes to Lynden again by simulcast from Jan. 3 through Jan. 23, 2013. For a third year, the Youth House of Third Christian ...

Whatcom Allied Arts plans show in January

BELLINGHAM — Allied Arts of Whatcom County hosts its 2013 Members Show in January. Participation is open to all current Allied Arts members at any level of membership. Artists may sign up for membership ...

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ONGOING Basics for Babies Single moms in need of diapers, wipes or formula may stop in at the Lynden Human Life office on Bender Road for a “Basics for Baby” bag filled with necessary baby items from ...
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State of the Arts: The Hobbit: Overlong and overstuffed

LYNDEN — I’ve been a rather vocal critic of Peter Jackson’s decision to split his adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” into three movies rather than the originally planned two-parter. ...

Music festival benefit concert/sing-along Friday

LYNDEN ­— The community is invited to a Christmas concert/sing-along hosted by the Lynden Music Festival Committee on Friday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m. in Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 1105 Liberty St. ...