Salish Sea Science Festival to support fourth-grade field trip

An orca skeleton and at least 15 other displays will be featured at an event to support a fourth-grade field trip Sunday, Jan. 25.

The Salish Sea Science Festival will show displays from local organizations aimed toward educating the community about environmental stewardship. A documentary called “ The Whale,” narrated by Ryan Reynolds about an orca separated from its pod, will follow.

The event, which is open to the public, will take place at Bellingham High School, 2020 Cornwall Ave., starting at 2 p.m The documentary will be shown at 3:30 p.m.

Admission is free. Donations will be collected; each $35 donation will sponsor one student to go on a fourth-grade field trip offered to Bellingham Public Schools called the Salish Sea Experience.