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September 2019

FIG Studio: Whatcom Water Week

September 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 21, 2019

One event on September 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with admission/members fee
Water with fish

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials! Sept. 18-22: Whatcom Water Week Celebrate Whatcom Water Week in the FIG Studio where kids will create water-inspired art projects that are sure to make a splash.

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Science Lab at the FIG: Sink or Float

September 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. Sept. 18: Sink or Float Join us as we celebrate Whatcom Water Week with a science lab that’s sure to float your boat. Kids will become buoyancy detectives as we explore the science behind flotation.

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FIG Studio: Whatcom Water Week

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 21, 2019

One event on September 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with admission/members fee
Water with fish

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials! Sept. 18-22: Whatcom Water Week Celebrate Whatcom Water Week in the FIG Studio where kids will create water-inspired art projects that are sure to make a splash.

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Paint Play: Bubble Wrap Raindrops

September 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with admission/members fee
bubble wrap art

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. Sept. 19 & 21: Bubble Wrap Raindrops Utilize recycled bubble wrap to explore a paint process that really pops!

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Docent-Led Tours of WANTED: Ed Bereal

September 19 @ 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday, Thursday and Saturday, repeating until January 2, 2020

Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with admission/members fee
Ed Bereal

Take a docent-led tour and learn more about the artist and his works featured in WANTED: Ed Bereal for Disturbing the Peace. Our trained docents will provide insight into his works, as well as discuss Bereal’s background. Tours begin in the lobby of the Lightcatcher and last one hour.

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Travelogue: Lawrence Wong Shares About Amazing Namibia

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Old City Hall, 121 Prospect Street
Bellingham, 98225 United States
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Donation suggested/members free
Namibia landscape

Lawrence Wong and his wife Giovanna love travelling and photography. They have taken self-organized travels to Iceland, Peru, and New Zealand, as well as a 45-day cross-country RV trip. Recently, Lawrence traveled on a 23-day photographic guided trip to Namibia and Victoria Falls. With diverse ecology, landscapes, and cultures, Namibia has become one of the most-visited eco-tourism countries in Africa, especially for photographers. In this presentation, Lawrence will share photos and videos from his trip. Co-presented by Bellingham Parks &…

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FIG Studio: Whatcom Water Week

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 21, 2019

One event on September 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with admission/members fee
Water with fish

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials! Sept. 18-22: Whatcom Water Week Celebrate Whatcom Water Week in the FIG Studio where kids will create water-inspired art projects that are sure to make a splash.

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Storytime at the FIG

September 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until December 27, 2019

Lightcatcher & Family Interactive Gallery, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with Admission/Members free

Storytime transports little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! Join us in the FIG for Storytime where a new book related to our activity themes is selected each week. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am. Included with admission/Members free.

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Tag Sale Preview Party

September 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Syre Education Center, 201 Prospect Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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$20
Women looking at tag sale jewelry

The early bird gets the worm, or in this case, the best deals! Purchase tickets for the Tag Sale Preview Party to be among the first to shop the sale. Beat the crowds, enjoy a glass of wine and refreshments, and make some great finds. Tickets are limited and only available while supplies last on BrownPaperTickets.com/event/4272783. Proceeds from the Tag Sale and Preview Party benefit Museum programs and exhibitions.

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Museum Advocates Tag Sale 2019

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Syre Education Center, 201 Prospect Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Free
Tag sale graphic

Help the hard-working Whatcom Museum Advocates raise funds for exhibitions and programming by shopping at the 14th annual Tag Sale! With a wide selection of fine art, china, jewelry, holiday décor, small furnishings, and household items for sale, there’s something for everyone. Score some deals, discover new treasures, and support the Museum all at the same time! To donate to the sale, call the Tag Sale info line at 360.778.8988.

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