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This Week



Feb 09


Chocolate Pop-Up Lounge: Special discounted chocolate and tastings will take place from 2-4pm daily through Valentine's Day at the Evolve Chocolate Pop-up Lounge, 1313 N. State St. From 4-8pm there'll be an acoustic open mic, a "Lovers Flight of Cacao" (three confections served with sipping chocolate for two), seasonal specials and more. Entry is free. more »

Jam With Mojo: Attend a "Blues and Jazz Jam" from 2-4pm Tuesdays at MOJO School of Music, 2626 Meridian St. Come join the rhythm section (guitar, bass and drums) and bring your instrument (bass, guitar, woodwinds, brass, vocals, piano, harmonica, strings) and a song or two. All are welcome. more »

Whatcom Reads Kickoff: As part of this year's Whatcom READS! events, discuss Ruth Ozeki's A Tale for the Time Being at 2:30pm at the Ferndale Library (2125 Main St.) and 7pm at the Point Roberts Library (1437 Gulf Rd.). Ozeki will be in Whatcom County in early March to share the book and participate in additional events. more »

Heart-racing Run: Staffers and volunteers are always on hand to guide the way at the weekly All-Paces Run starting at 6pm every Tuesday at Fairhaven Runners, 1209 11th St. The runs are 20 minutes out and back on two key routes—by the water or through the woods. Tonight's "You Make My Heart Race" run will feature prizes, color-coded clothing clothing to delineate your dating status, demos by Brooks, and heart-shaped treats. Entry is free. In these dark months, a headlamp or flashlight is required. more »

Mardi Gras Dinner: Oysters Rockefeller, blackened catfish, seafood gumbo and more will be on the menu at a Mardi Gras Dinner Party starting at 6pm at Ciao Thyme, 207 Unity St. Entry is $58. more »

Play Reading Group: Get together with others who enjoy reading plays aloud at a Play Reading Group gathering from 6:30-8pm at the Lummi Island Library, 2144 S. Nugent Rd. Amateurs and first-timers are welcome. more »

Monkey Celebration: Chef Robert Fong celebrates in the kitchen with a "Year of the Monkey" class from 6:30-9pm at the Community Food Co-op, 1220 N. Forest St. Come to eat and enjoy a meal with Fong’s family recipes. A glass of wine or a non-alcoholic beverage is included in course fee. Entry is $59. more »

Noisy Water Reading: At 7pm, selected poets who are published in Noisy Water: Poetry from Whatcom County will read from their works at Sudden Valley's South Whatcom Library, 10 Barn View Court. The collection features works by 101 writers. Entry to the all-ages event is free. more »

Gear Swap: Bellingham Mountaineers will host a Gear Swap at 7pm at the Bellingham YMCA, 1256 N. State St. Attendees can buy and sell used outdoor gear at the event, which is open to the public. more »

Skagit Folk Dancers: Join the Skagit-Anacortes Folk Dancers for a weekly International Folk Dancing event from 7-9:30pm at Bayview Civic Hall, 12615 C St. No partners are needed; just show up and dance. Entry to the drop-in event is free for the first session, $3 afterwards. more »

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