Recommended Actions for the Week of 20180406

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From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by Racial Justice Coalition and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. in front of the Whatcom County Courthouse . Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Bring your friends and co-workers!

Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 7:00-9:00p.m.: North Fork Nooksack NICE Project Public Meeting at East Whatcom Regional Resource Center, 8251 Kendall Road (SR547), Maple Falls, WA 98266. Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is hosting a public meeting and invites you to share input on potential future projects along the North Fork Nooksack corridor of the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest on the Mt. Baker District. For more information go to Forest Service page.

Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 8:30a.m.-3:00p.m.: Yes! In my Back Yard (YMIBY) Build Small, Live Large Community Workshop at 1720 Harris Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225. This workshop will explore how we can provide accessible, affordable housing while also building vibrant, happy neighborhoods for all. Speakers, short film screening, facilitated discussion and free lunch! Please visit SustainableConnections.org for more information.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 10:00-12:00p.m.: Join the League of Women Voters and the Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Avenue, Bellingham, WA 98225 for an educational program, Voting: The Heart of Democracy. Diana Bradrick, Whatcom County Chief Deputy Auditor, will discuss voting patterns in local, state, and federal elections; voting integrity in Whatcom County; and how to engage voters. We will also hear from Margaret Morales, Senior Research Associate at Sightline Institute, and the group FairVote Whatcom. Enter through the doors off the green at the back library. Doors open at 9:30 a.m.