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…

The polished blue “trike” of Bellingham owner Larry Gilfilen was definitely an eye-catcher in the Razz & Shine vehicle show along shaded Front Street on Saturday. Gilfilen built the three-wheeler out of a 1988 Honda Goldwing and it is for sale for $3,750. The 2019 Northwest Raspberry Fes…

Through November 2019, City of Lynden committee meetings of Community Development, Finance & Personnel, Parks, Public Safety and Public Works may have a quorum of City Council members attending. Final official council action will not be taken.

WHATCOM — More than 200 classic and modified cars and trucks are expected Sunday, June 16, for the fifth annual Father’s Day Car Show at Bellewood Acres, halfway between Lynden and Bellingham at 6140 Guide Meridian Rd. 

Through November 2019, City of Lynden committee meetings of Community Development, Finance & Personnel, Parks, Public Safety and Public Works may have a quorum of City Council members attending. Final official council action will not be taken.

Lynden couple Sandra and Carl Bryant together operate Showcase Mosaics and create murals as art for public places. Their showpieces in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and California have been reported in the past by the Lynden Tribune. This is from the Bryants on their latest artistic effort.

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