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Events for February 11, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with the release of the book and exhibition The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City. Traveling to the Whatcom Museum, courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection, this photo exhibition features the haunting black-and-white images of New Orleans-based photographer David G. Spielman.Find out more »
Curated by Patricia Leach, Executive Director Images of Resilience explores the development of Chicano art, from its beginnings in Mexican art of the early 1900s, to the Chicano movement of the 1960s and '70s, to its relevance today. The exhibition reflects how Chicano art has influenced community building, history making, and cultural citizenship for Mexican-AmericansFind out more »
The Whatcom Museum is reinterpreting its founding collection of mounted birds in Old City Hall. The new exhibit will provide opportunities to learn about bird migration, conservation success stories, birds in peril, and the importance of studying bird specimens today. Alongside the interpretive panels and the birds themselves, the exhibit will provide a variety ofFind out more »
GC Lessons presents our February Open House on February 11 from 1-4pm! Meet our instructors, take a free private lesson, tour our studios, and learn about our programs & events. Lessons are offered in guitar, bass, piano, voice, drums, ukulele, cello, DJing, and audio engineering.Find out more »
Some of the region’s toughest cowboys and fastest cowgirls will compete for up to $20,000 in prize money during the Laurel Farm & Western Supply Hell on Hooves Rough Stock Rodeo on Feb. 11 in Lynden. The top 20 cowboys and cowgirls in the Pacific Northwest and Canada in four events – bull riding, barebackFind out more »
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