Upcoming Events

A HOPE PROJECT

A Hope Project was created by three teens. It is a public art installation that tells a progressive story on yard signs illustrating hope and some actions we can each take to protect planet Earth. The signs are on Lynn Street between Eldridge Ave. and Northwest Ave and will be for approximately six months. The naming of A ... Read more

Climate Action Book Lists

Celebrate the planet through advocacy and good stewardship. Bellingham Public Library has materials available in many formats, including print, digital, audio and video, to help you take positive climate action: This World We Call Home Book List - best for adultsChildren's Climate Action Book List - best for childrenConnecting With Our Earth Book List - ... Read more

Harmful Algae Bloom Monitoring in Drayton Harbor

This virtual slide show from the Garden of the Salish Sea Curriculum and Pacific Shellfish Institute describes current Citizen Science monitoring efforts documenting Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) species and other monitoring efforts conducted by the HAB Hunters. Stay tuned for a mystery guest... The virtual slideshow is available below as of September 19 and will ... Read more

Climate StoryWalks®

Take a stroll at two of our amazing local parks and enjoy reading a book outside! Cordata Park and Boulevard Park will each have a StoryWalk® up from September 19-25 with books to help community members of all ages think about the role we play in creating the world we want and protecting what we ... Read more

Become a Neighborhood Tree Ambassador (Work Party)

During this fun, hands-on work party at Whatcom Falls Park, Whatcom Million Trees Project will show you how to directly build local climate resilience by protecting mature trees in your neighborhood from a tree-killing invasive -- English ivy! You can attend one or both of the following events: Virtual Webinar/Q&A Monday, September 19, 6:30 p.m. ... Read more

Climate Friendly Cooking Demo

You can cut your carbon footprint with a plant-based diet and we want to help. Come and cook with Bellingham Veg Fest! We will demonstrate how to make meat using plants. This is a free event. Space is limited, so please sign up in advance! Location V GO's Bellingham1213 Cornwall AvenueBellingham, WA 98225 Contact Bellingham ... Read more

Tourism Commission Meeting

As a precaution, all City of Bellingham in-person meetings have been suspended. At this time, all Tourism Commission meetings are being held virtually via Zoom Webinars. Options for joining this meeting are as follows:Meeting ID:  926 3348 0860    Password: 9Registration via www.cob.org/tourism is required to attend the meeting via Zoom or to provide public comment. ... Read more

*POSTPONED TO 10/4* Historic Preservation Commission Meeting

As a precaution, all City of Bellingham in-person meetings have been suspended. At this time, all Historic Preservation Commission  meetings are being held virtually via Zoom Webinars. Options for joining this meeting are as follows:  Meeting ID:  975 7464 8447     Password: 9 No registration is required to attend this meeting via https://cob.zoom.us/j/97574648447. Alternatively, citizens can listen to ... Read more

Recurring Event Salary Commission

Salary Commission

The Salary Commission is an independent commission established to review and set the salaries of members of the Bellingham City Council. Meeting agendas, minutes and information about the Salary Commission can be found on the Salary Commission webpage. Remote meeting: This will be a video conference meeting only. We will be meeting remotely through an ... Read more