Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar, a holy month in Islam. Learn more through your library.
05/21/2018 5:00 pm
The library will be closed Saturday 5/26 - Monday 5/28 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday 5/29.
05/21/2018 4:00 pm
This Friday, May 18, is Bike to Work and School Day with Whatcom Smart Trips. Learn more about the day's activities.
05/14/2018 4:00 pm
64 years ago on May 17, the U.S. Supreme Court declared state laws segregating public schools to be unconstitutional.
05/10/2018 5:00 pm
Martha Graham, born on May 11 in 1894, is considered "the foremost figure in American modern dance."
05/08/2018 11:00 am
The poetry challenge has concluded with the publication of 80 poems and a standing-room-only event. Thank you to all participants.
05/07/2018 4:00 pm
The American Library Association (ALA) has announced the top 10 challenged books of 2017. Is your favorite on the list?
04/24/2018 9:30 am
Bellingham is debating more Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) to combat the local housing crisis. Learn more from your library.
04/17/2018 1:40 pm
April 23 is World Book and Copyright Day, a celebration to promote reading, publishing, and copyright.
04/17/2018 1:30 pm
Celebrate National Poetry Month! Submit a poem including ten challenge words to the library by this Friday 4/13. Click for details.
04/09/2018 2:00 pm
Please stop by and check out these items on display near the Reference Desk, shelved in the Stacks, or in our new Film Section.
04/02/2018 9:30 am
Sat. & Sun. 3/24-5: Closed, Mon. & Tues. 3/26-7 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wed. 3/28 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thurs. 3/29 to Sun. 4/1: Closed.
03/23/2018 5:00 pm
Whatcom READS is a county-wide program that encourages everyone to read and discuss the same book. The 2019 selection is...
03/21/2018 11:53 am
March is women's history month! Learn about women's historical contributions through your library.
03/08/2018 1:00 pm
Not all scientific studies are created equal. Get more information on how to identify a quality study.
02/27/2018 4:00 pm
To fill out a PDF form, make sure to download and save it first. Filling it out in a web browser will make you lose data.
02/27/2018 10:00 am
Use library resources to inform yourself and determine where you stand on the issue of what to do about U.S. gun violence.
02/21/2018 8:00 pm
A scholar used plagiarism software to reveal a new source of inspiration for Shakespeare.
02/14/2018 8:00 pm
The library will be closed Sat. 2/17 - Tue. 1/20 for Presidents' Day weekend and an in-service day. Meanwhile, learn about U.S. presidents.
02/14/2018 7:00 pm
Visit the Library to make Valentine's Day cards from Monday afternoon 2/12 - Wednesday 2/14.
02/08/2018 12:00 pm
February is Black History Month. Find out more from your library.
02/06/2018 12:00 pm
Whatcom READS is a county-wide program that encourages everyone to read and discuss the same book.
02/05/2018 9:22 am
This flu season is a bad one. Learn more about the flu and how to protect yourself through your library.
02/01/2018 12:00 pm
Interested in learning about nErDcamp? This event will be Sunday February 25, 2018 at Whatcom Middle School.
01/24/2018 9:26 am
Librarians are improving citations in Wikipedia articles for the #1Lib1Ref project. You can help.
01/18/2018 1:00 pm
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