Thirty artists meeting and greeting
WHATCOM — The novel “Greenwood” by Canadian author Michael Christie has been named the Whatcom READS 2022 book selection. The announcement was made at the close of a March 4 event featuring Esi Edugyan, author of the 2021 featured title, “Washington Black.”
LYNDEN — Not able to happen live, the Lynden Music Festival’s annual Christmastime concert did occur livestreamed Monday evening.
LYNDEN — The Jansen Art Center is calling for artists for the eighth annual Virtual Cup Show art exhibit. Accepted submissions will be “for friends and family to see from all over.”
LYNDEN — The 2020 January Series of lectures and concerts from Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan, livestreamed to Third Christian Reformed Church, 514 Liberty St., starts Jan. 8, 2020.
LYNDEN — The Jennifer Scott Trio is the next music performance in the Concert Series of the Jansen Art Center at 321 Front St. The concert is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, open to all ages. Tickets are $25 each.
LYNDEN — Military veterans of the community are the guests of honor at the 21st annual Veterans Dinner hosted Nov. 14 by the Lynden Lions Club in partnership with the Lynden Community Center.
LYNDEN — “Anne of Green Gables” is the fall play of Lynden High School performing arts students Nov. 7-10 at Judson Auditorium, 516 Main St. Four shows are at 7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
LYNDEN — The 2019-20 Concert Series at the J started out with soprano Ibidunni Ojikutu and pianist Rebecca Mañalac last Saturday, Sept. 14, and now continues with five more musical performances on this season’s schedule supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
WHATCOM — The third annual Purls & Pop-Ups, a one-day county yarn crawl, will occur on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Participating yarn shops include Apple Yarns and Northwest Yarns in Bellingham and Wear on Earth of Lynden.
The first-ever Hops Down Front Street beer walk took place Thursday, Aug. 1, courtesy of the Lynden Downtown Business Association. Eleven Lynden businesses took part in the walk, and the Lynden Hot Thursday Nights event was taking place at the same time on Front Street featuring family-frien…