Advance Care Workshops
Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement holds free workshops about end-of-life choices. Topics include advance care planning, advance directives. 360-788-6594.
6:30-8 p.m. July 6: Spring Creek Retirement and Assisted Living, 223 E. Bakerview Road.
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 9: Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Ave.
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1:30-3 p.m. July 13: Spring Creek.
6-8 p.m. July 21: St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Parkway.
2-4 p.m. July 26: St. Luke’s.
6:30-8 p.m. Aug. 3: Spring Creek.
1:30-3 p.m. Aug. 10: Spring Creek.
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 13: Bellingham Public Library.
2-4 p.m. Aug. 22: St. Luke’s.
6-8 p.m. Aug. 30: St. Luke’s.
Bellingham Public Library
The Central Library is at 210 Central Ave. 360-778-7323.
2-4 p.m. Wednesdays: One-on-one tech coaching to learn basic computer and Internet skills. Free. Advance registration required; firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-778-7210.
11 a.m-12:30 p.m. July 7 and 5-6:30 p.m. July 26: Learn about service dogs, human etiquette around them, and how to apply for one.
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 18-19, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 20: Used-book sale by Friends of the Bellingham Public Library.
Lynden Community/Senior Center
The center is at 401 Grover St. 360-354-2921.
7-11 a.m. July 16: Raspberry Festival pancake breakfast includes local raspberries, scrambled eggs, sausage, orange juice, coffee. Open to all ages. Admission: $5, benefits senior programs and services at the center.
Aug. 29: All-County Senior Bocce Tournament, bocce court at Bender Fields. Teams sign in at 9 a.m., play begins 9:30. No cost for team entry, but players must be a member of a Whatcom County senior center. Team registration due by Aug. 19. Picnic lunch available for $6 for players and spectators; make lunch reservations by Aug. 24 by calling 360-354-4501.