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June 2019

FIG Studio: Picture Frame for Dad

June 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 17, 2019

Lightcatcher & Family Interactive Gallery, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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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! June 12-16: Picture Frame for Dad Father’s Day is this Sunday! We will be making a special gift for Dad this week. Bring in a picture of yourself if you want to add a personal touch to your art.

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Old City Hall History Tour

June 16 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until August 25, 2019

Old City Hall, 121 Prospect Street
Bellingham, 98225 United States
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Take a fun, informative docent-led tour of Old City Hall on Sundays at 12:30pm. Our trained guides take participants down to the basement of Old City Hall to see the historic jail rooms, including a padded cell from the days of prohibition! They share insights into the early use of the basement as the city jail, as well as tell unique stories. Tours include an overview about the architecture of the venerable building, as well as the history of the…

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Katazome Dye & Tie Two-Day Workshop with Seiko Purdue

June 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Lightcatcher Building Studio, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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$60 – $75

This workshop is SOLD OUT! Katazome (rice paste resist stencil dyeing) is one of several traditional, Japanese textile techniques and is a basic kimono dyeing process. Derived from the Japanese word kata, meaning stencil, and some, meaning dye, katazome has been practiced in the regions of Kyoto, Kaga, Tokyo, and Okinawa for a long time. It has been used for noren (door way curtains) and furoshiki (wrapping cloth), as well as for fine arts such as large-scale paintings. During this two-day Japanese textile…

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Docent-Led Tours of Modern Quilts

June 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday, Thursday and Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2019

Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Take a docent-led tour and learn more about the artists and artwork featured in Modern Quilts: Designs of the New Century. Our trained docents will provide insight into the history of modern quilting as an art form, as well as discuss specific quilts. Tours begin in the lobby of the Lightcatcher and last one hour.

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FIG Studio: Orcas

June 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 June 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 24, 2019

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

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! June 19-23: Orcas What do whales like to chew? Blubber gum! This week we will be having a whale of a time making paper Orcas.

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Science Lab at the FIG: Whales

June 19 @ 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. For ages 3 to 6 years old with an accompanying adult. June 19: Whales How many different types of whales do we have in Bellingham Bay? Join us to explore our local whales, what they eat, and what it means to migrate in the sea.

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FIG Studio: Orcas

June 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 June 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 24, 2019

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

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! June 19-23: Orcas What do whales like to chew? Blubber gum! This week we will be having a whale of a time making paper Orcas.

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Paint Play at the FIG: Fish

June 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 23, 2019

Family Interactive Gallery, Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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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. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult. June 20 & 22: Fish Learn a new painting technique using tape to make a fish friend to clown around with.

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Docent-Led Tours of Modern Quilts

June 20 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday, Thursday and Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2019

Lightcatcher Building, 250 Flora Street
Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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Included with Admission/Members free

Take a docent-led tour and learn more about the artists and artwork featured in Modern Quilts: Designs of the New Century. Our trained docents will provide insight into the history of modern quilting as an art form, as well as discuss specific quilts. Tours begin in the lobby of the Lightcatcher and last one hour.

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FIG Studio: Orcas

June 21 @ 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 June 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 24, 2019

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

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! June 19-23: Orcas What do whales like to chew? Blubber gum! This week we will be having a whale of a time making paper Orcas.

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