EVENT: Mayor’s Arts Awards honor community members

The public is invited to attend the reception and awards ceremony for the 36th annual Mayor’s Arts Awards at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, at Mount Baker Theatre’s Walton Theatre, 104 N. Commercial St. Admission is free.

This year’s recipients are Brian Griffin, Ivan Owen, the Bellingham Human Rights Festival, iDiOM Theater for “These Seven Sicknesses,” Todd Warger and Brian Young for “The Mountain Runners,” Shelley and Robert Muzzy, Entertainment News Northwest, Sibyl Sanford, Jeni Cottrell, and Karen Berry.

Details: 360-778-8360, or go to cob.org and search Mayor’s Arts Awards.