Registration in advance is recommended for this online event; click here. Registration closes at midnight, February 20. You may also join the meeting by going to the Bellingham City Club website on February 22. On Tuesday before the meeting, registrants will receive an email with instructions on how to join the meeting. Murder isn’t what it used to ... Read more
This is an ONLINE presentation. You must register to participate: https://wcls.libcal.com/event/9870506 Lynden Library Assistant Branch Manager Wendy McLeod was born and raised in Spokane. In this presentation, she shares the history of the city at the heart of The Cold Millions.
Join local musician Jimmy Brite for a spirited performance in conjunction with this year’s Whatcom READS. Listen and sing songs of protest, social justice and inspiration. Jimmy Brite is the happiest when he is entertaining an audience with his guitar, either as a solo artist or with a group. He has played for events, weddings ... Read more
Submit your original artwork inspired by The Cold Millions for display at the Allied Arts Gallery in Bellingham. Submissions accepted : Feb. 28-March 1, 2023 Exhibition: March 2-31, 2023
The Art Challenge offers artists of all ages and experience levels an opportunity to explore themes related to this year’s Whatcom READS title and present their work for public display. Presented in collaboration with Allied Arts of Whatcom County. How to Participate Read the book The Cold Millions by Jess Walter. Books are available to borrow at any Bellingham ... Read more
Evolve Chocolate + Cafe, located on the second floor of Village Books in Fairhaven, is known for their inspired dinners. In honor of the 2023 Whatcom READS selection, The Cold Millions by Jess Walter, chef Christy Fox has created a five-course dinner ($85) inspired by the book. Along with the meal, a book discussion will ... Read more
Note: Registration is required for this in-person event. Register here: https://wcls.libcal.com/event/9856636 Deming Library Manager Katrina Carabba and Public Services Assistant Erin Suda will co-host a conversation with the author about The Cold Millions and his other books. Audience questions are welcome.
YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THIS IN-PERSON EVENT. REGISTER HERE: https://www.villagebooks.com/event/litlive-crh-jess-walter-030223 Jess Walter is the featured guest on Village Book's popular radio variety program. Tickets to this event are $5.00. Your ticket can be used as a $5.00 voucher for book purchases that evening. Location Hotel Leo Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Exhibit on display March 3rd thru 26th, 2023 Jess Walter posing with Whatcom READS Art Challenge participants. Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 4pm 1418 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225 Allied Arts of Whatcom County is excited to be collaborating again in March 2023 with the 15th Whatcom READS event by hosting a ... Read more
This event is free to the public, however, tickets are required. Order free tickets here: https://bit.ly/2023Jess-Walter-at-MBT Join us at the beautiful Mount Baker Theatre for our premiere event. Following his lecture, Jess Walter will answer audience questions and sign books. We'll also announce our 2024 Whatcom READS title.
Whatcom READS invites writers of all ages and experience levels to submit original work for its annual writing challenge, Whatcom WRITES. This year’s prompt is legacies, which is inspired by Whatcom READS 2024 featured title, Red Paint: The Ancestral Autobiography of a Coast Salish Punk by Sasha taqʷšəblu LaPointe. Submission deadline is Oct. 15. Find out more here.