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Petty Fever (with Frank Murrray) and Shaggy Sweet will perform as part of the Drive-In Music Live Concert Series at the Skagit County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 5.

n TCB Entertainment will host Petty Fever and Shaggy Sweet as part of the Drive-In Music Live Concert Series at the Skagit County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 5. Starting at $60 per car.

n Mount Baker Theatre in Bellingham will present photographer Matika Wilbur for a free in-person presentation on her years of work photographing Native women at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 3. Wilbur’s work is currently featured at the Whatcom Museum in Bellingham.

n Whatcom Museum in Bellingham will host a collaborative project to decorate the square glass windows of the Lightcatcher Building from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, June 5 and 26.

n The Museum of Northwest Art is having an art preview and auction for its 40th anniversary. A silent auction by appointment only at the gallery runs until June 9. Virtual auctions, including a live auction, will be held June 10-13. Details at

n Refind Creations Art Studio, 215 W. Holly B28, Bellingham, will celebrate its grand opening during the Bellingham Art Walk from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, June 4, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 5.

n The Whatcom Rowing Association in honor of National Learn to Row Day will offer free lessons for ages 12 and older at Bloedel Donovan Park in Bellingham from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 5.

n The North Cascades Institute will host a class on summer songbird birdwatching near Deming from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 5. $110. Also at the institute:

A photography course at Baker Lake will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 6. $155. A supplemental online course in editing will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 9. $25.

n The Kiwanis Club of La Conner will host an open air craft market from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 5, at 606 Morris St. Attendees are asked to wear a mask. 206-422-1253.

n Washington State Parks will be free on Saturday, June 5, in honor of National Trails Day.

n Village Books in Bellingham will host licensed mental health therapist Peggy Sullivan for a virtual talk on her new book, “Blissfully Single: A Single’s Guide to Finding Happiness,” joined by local author Sean Dwyer at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 6. Also at Village Books:

A virtual book talk with Jonathan Evison, author of “Legends of the North Cascades,” will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, June 7.

n RE Sources will hold the 2021 Environmental Heroes Awards at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 9.

n Christianson’s Nursery in Mount Vernon will hold a Zoom webinar on summer care for roses at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 9.

n La Conner High School will have a graduation parade for the Class of 2021 at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 10, on Morris Street.

n The Lincoln Theatre in Mount Vernon will livestream the Telluride 2021 Bluegrass Festival, which will be held June 11-13 and 17-20. Featuring Emmylou Harris, Mavis Staples and more. Tickets start at $30. Also at the Lincoln:

Helping Hands will present former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates for a leadership talk and fundraiser at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 12. Proceeds go toward Helping Hands food assistance programs. Tickets start at $35.

The Lincoln hosts a Popcorn Pop Up, selling popcorn, merchandise, snacks, and video rentals for curbside pickup from noon to 5 p.m., Monday through Fridays.

n The Koma Kulshan Chapter of the Washington Native Plant Society will take a full-day field trip to explore wetlands of the upper North Fork Nooksack River at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, June 12. Free, registration required.

n Bell Creek Nature School in Deming will host a course on wild plant identification from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12. Priced on a sliding scale.

n The Camano Animal Shelter Association will hold a pet food and supply drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at the Camano IGA.

n TCB Entertainment will presenting Jessica Lynne Witty and Santa Poco as part of the Drive-In Music Live Concert Series at the Skagit County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 12. Starting at $60 per car.

n Leo Schumaker presents ”Bluesland” from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays on KRME 102.3 FM, streaming at, and on a podcast at

n The Chuckanut Center in Fairhaven is offering a class on Cooperative Vegetable Gardening from 9-11 a.m. on Saturdays through Oct. 1. $50 for the entire class, with scholarships available.

n Wild Whatcom hosts a community program exploring local parks and trails for adults and children at 9:30 a.m. every Friday in Bellingham. $5 suggested donation. Registration required.

n Christ Episcopal Church in Anacortes hosts mindful poetry readings over Zoom at 7 p.m. every fourth Tuesday of the month. The link can be found at the church’s Facebook page.

n The Padilla Bay National Estuary Reserve streams “Aquarium Quick Dips” at 10 a.m. every Wednesday. The short, virtual aquarium tours features a different animal every week, from octupi to crabs and more. Registration at

n Sno-Isle Libraries events: The library offers online events, including story times, book groups, lectures and Trivia Night. Information:

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