BELLINGHAM - Steve Thomas from the home-improvement television shows "This Old House" and "Renovation Nation" will be at the weekend grand opening of the new Habitat for Humanity Store, 1825 Cornwall Ave.
The Bellingham event begins 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14. It will include raffles as well as a do-it-yourself workshop hosted by Thomas at 3 p.m. in the store's community room.
There also will be food and beverages, as well as face painting and a birdhouse building station for children
The store will sell gently-used household furniture and appliances.
Thomas will show how to turn Habitat Store goods into useful and decorative household items, as well as answer questions about old house challenges, organizers said.
More information is at hfhwhatcom.org.
Reach Kie Relyea at 360-715-2234 or firstname.lastname@example.org .