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Watercolorist Sanford has Lynden show this Saturday with Valentine’s hue

LYNDEN — Local watercolorist Dan Sanford will exhibit his work at a celebration of tasty treats and culture at the Jansen Art Center on Saturday, Feb. 9. The show will present Sanford’s Northwest waterscapes, ...

Exhibit on native food traditions to be in Lynden starting Feb. 15

LYNDEN — An exhibit titled “Salish Bounty” opens Feb. 15 at the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St. About native American food traditions, the traveling exhibit is from Seattle’s Burke Museum ...

Replica tall ship in Bellingham Blaine in July

ABERDEEN — The Lady Washington replica 18th century sailing ship will be in Bellingham July 12-18 and in Blaine July 31 to Aug. 4 for public tours and excursions, announces the Grays Harbor Historical ...

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ONGOING ‘Honk’ musical The musical “Honk” runs at Lynden Christian High School at 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 8 and 9. This is a version of the Ugly Duckling story. Adults $10, students $6. Call 318-9525 for ...
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State of the Arts: ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ is packed with award-worthy performances

The term “Oscar-bait” is thrown around a lot in the world of Hollywood journalism. For whatever reason, certain movies just feel as though they were made to pander to the Academy Awards. David O. Russell’s ...

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ONGOING ‘Honk’ musical The musical “Honk” opens at Lynden Christian High School at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, and continues on Feb. 2, 5, 7, 8 and 9, curtain times all at 7. This is a version of the ...

State of the Arts: ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ offers thrills, poignancy

WHATCOM — “The Hurt Locker” director Kathryn Bigelow’s new thriller “Zero Dark Thirty” opens on a black screen that reads “September 11, 2001.” What follows is a harrowing audio sequence ...

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THURSDAY Robert’s Rules Learn and develop how to run or participate in an effective, efficient meeting by using Robert’s Rules of Order. Toastmaster Marlin Hendricks returns to the Lynden Library from ...

Nancy Elliott Sydnam tells life as pilot doctor

LYNDEN — Dr. Nancy Elliott Sydnam will return to Lynden on Wednesday, Jan. 30, to recount stories from her book, “Sideways Rain,” sharing about her decades as a pilot-doctor in the Aleutian Islands ...
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Woman of the Year: Heidi Doornenbal

There are so many facets of the Jansen Art Center to focus on. Sure, you have the “tenacity” of its visionary founder and project leader, Heidi Jansen Doornenbal. But you also have the bevy of volunteers ...