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Whatcom Museum - Old City Hall

121 Prospect St., Bellingham, WA



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Bellingham High School (BHS) Showstoppers Sing Holiday Favorites

Choral, Holiday

The BHS Showstoppers spread holiday magic with their seasonal favorites and annual choreographed medley. This outstanding, small mixed vocal ensemble is auditioned out of three choral ensembles at BHS, and is led by director Linda Short. Get into the spirit of the season with the Showstoppers!


• Thu 12/13/18 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annual History Holiday Open Mic

Talks/Lectures, Holiday

Historical Society members, and the public, are welcome to participate and share in a fun evening of holiday cheer at the annual history holiday open mic. Presentations can be about local history research, interesting artifacts, and more. Members and friends are welcome to join the event, which will include a brief annual business meeting. Holiday refreshments will be served.


• Thu 12/13/18 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Deck the Old City Hall

Community Event, Holiday

Get in the holiday spirit with the Whatcom Museum's annual festivities! Historic Old City Hall will be decked out for the season. View a variety of themed, decorated holiday trees in the Rotunda Room of Old City Hall. Admission is by donation, and proceeds are used to support the Museum's rich offerings of exhibitions and programming. Sponsored by the Museum Advocates and the Foundation Board of Directors.


• Fri 11/23/18 - Sun 12/30/18 at 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Elephant in the Room: The Allure of Ivory and its Tragic Legacy

Art Show

In conjunction with our Lightcatcher exhibition, Endangered Species: Artists on the Front Line of Biodiversity, the Museum will explore the story of ivory from pre-history to modern times, featuring a selection of ivory from the collection, research in elephant communications, the devastating effects of ivory hunting, and how organizations are trying to save this these incredible animals.


• Sat 9/8/18 - Sun 3/31/19 at 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM