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Chamber Meetings


General member meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month in January, March, May, July, September, and November. The Board meets on the Friday before to set the agenda for Tuesday. If you'd like to add something to the agenda or contact the Board, please Click Here. Your participation, comments, and suggestions are always welcome.

 

Summer Festival


July 8, 9 & 10, 2016

More information CLICK HERE

 

Winter Festival


December 2, 2016

 

 

 

OTHER LOCAL COMMUNITY EVENTS

          

 MAY

  • Everson Library - Genealogy Research and Digitization of Memories: We can help:  Receive individual help with genealogy questions, Ancestry.com, and digitization of your memorabilia. Assistance by appointment; check with a library staff member.  For: AdultsThroughout May by appointmentEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Customized Computer Help:  Computer problems? Receive one hour of individual help from Paul Goff. Assistance by appointment; check with a library staff member  For: AdultsThroughout May by appointmentEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - NVHC Display Cabinet: Learn about Lawrence:  Marv Fullner shares early postmarks, photos of shingle mills, and other memorabilia from bygone days of Lawrence, his childhood home. Located five miles south of Everson, the first railroad came to the small town in 1891 and transported shingles from the 10 local mills. A Post Office, located in the only store, operated from June 6, 1892, until August 8, 1935.  For: All Ages/FamilyOn exhibit until June 30Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Everson Play & Learn Storytime:  An hour of fun: stories, songs and fingerplays followed by a playtime with math, science, and literacy toys. Bring your 3-5 year olds for this weekly program and we’ll supply the toys. Mondays through May 23, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - English Conversation Class:  Speak English! ¡Hable Inglés! Говорить по английски ਅੰਗਰੇਜ਼ੀਬੋਲੋ! Adults are invited to learn and practice conversational English with other English learners. All are welcome! Classes sponsored by the Whatcom Literacy Council and WCLS. For: Adults.  Tuesdays, 6:30 PM to 8 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 305-3600.

 

  • Everson Library - Kept in Stitches:  Join this good natured group for an evening of knitting, laughter, crocheting, needlework, and more.  For: All Ages/FamilyTuesdays, 6:30 PM to 8 PMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Your Tech Learning:  Looking for a computer class? We offer friendly one-on-one, half-hour computer tutoring on your choice of device. Learn new computer skills using our public computers, or bring your tablet, smart phone, or laptop. Encouragement and advice for our increasingly digital world. All ages welcome. Schedule an appointment by calling the Everson Library. For: All Ages/FamilyWednesdays, 2 PM to 3 PM by appointmentEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Teen Fab Friday:  Play Minecraft or board games, make a craft, or just come hang out.  For: Grades 6-12Fridays, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Everson Friends Board Meeting:  All welcome to join this friendly group that provides much-appreciated support for our library and community.  For: AdultsMonday, May 23, 6:30 PM to 8 PMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Ukulele for Everyone:  Strumming and singing with the ukulele has become an international phenomenon! For this monthly event, ukuleles will be available for use courtesy of the Bellingham Ukulele Group. Join Cynthia Rogers for a demo, beginning lessons, and a song circle of the "happy instrument." Singers and other instruments welcome as well. Fourth Wednesday of every month.  For: All Ages/FamilyWednesday, May 25, 4:15 PM to 5 PMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Upgrading to Windows 10:  Microsoft is offering free upgrades until the end of July. Receive practical help at this open question & answer forum and demo from our computer coach, volunteer Paul Goff. Learn how to upgrade now, or opt out of Microsoft’s reminders.  For: AdultsThursday, May 26, 7 PM to 8 PMEverson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

JUNE

  • Everson Library - Genealogy Research and Digitization of Memories: We can help!:  Receive individual help with genealogy questions, Ancestry.com, and digitization of your memorabilia. Assistance by appointment; check with a library staff member.  For: Adults.  Throughout June by appointment.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Customized Computer Help:  Computer problems? Receive one hour of individual help from Paul Goff. Assistance by appointment; check with a library staff member  For: Adults.  Throughout June by appointment.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.
  • Everson Library - NVHC Display Cabinet: Learn about Lawrence:  Marv Fullner shares early postmarks, photos of shingle mills, and other memorabilia from bygone days of Lawrence, his childhood home. Located five miles south of Everson, the first railroad came to the small town in 1891 and transported shingles from the 10 local mills. A Post Office, located in the only store, operated from June 6, 1892, until August 8, 1935.  For: All Ages/Family.  Throughout June.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Your Tech Learning:  Looking for a computer class? Staff member Cynthia Rogers offers friendly one-on-one, half-hour computer tutoring on your choice of device. Learn new computer skills using our public computers, or bring your tablet, smart phone, or laptop. Encouragement and advice for our increasingly digital world. All ages welcome. Schedule an appointment by calling the Everson Library. Wednesdays, 2 PM to 3 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Teen Fab Friday:  Play Minecraft or board games, make a craft, or just come hang out.  For: Grades 6-12.  Fridays, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Everson Play and Learn Storytime:  An hour of fun: stories, songs and fingerplays followed by a playtime with math, science, and literacy toys. Bring your 3-5 year olds for this weekly program and we’ll supply the toys. Weekly programs through July 25.  Mondays, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Book Buzz: Adult Summer Reading Picks:  Summer Reading – it’s not just for kids! Get in on the fun of great reading just in time for vacation. Join WCLS Collection Development Librarian Mary Kinser as she shares hot fiction and nonfiction you’ll want to put on your reading list right now, and gives a sneak peek at what’s coming later in the season. All readers welcome!  For: Adults.  Tuesday, June 7, 2 PM to 3 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Kept in Stitches:  Join this good natured group for an evening of knitting, laughter, crocheting, needlework, and more.  For: All Ages/Family.  Tuesdays, 6:30 PM to 8 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - English Conversation Class:  Speak English! ¡Hable Inglés! Говорить по английски ਅੰਗਰੇਜ਼ੀਬੋਲੋ! Adults are invited to learn and practice conversational English with other English learners. All are welcome! Classes sponsored by the Whatcom Literacy Council and WCLS.  For: Adults.  Final class this session: Tuesday, June 7, 6:30 PM to 8 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - All Levels Chess Club:  Beginners welcome! We are a friendly mix of adults, teens & kids who enjoy getting together to have fun. Cynthia leads various chess activities and pairs the players for games. More skilled players are handicapped for further challenge, and beginners are gently assisted. Led by Everson Library staff member Cynthia Rogers. For: All Ages/Family.  Wednesday, June 8, 3 PM to 5 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - NookChat: Community Storytelling:  Roger Germain and Marv Fullner will swap stories about Life in Lawrence. “Explore the Past; Enrich the Present” in this informal, interactive gathering sponsored by the Nooksack Valley Heritage Center committee.  For: All Ages/Family.  Sunday, June 12, 3 PM to 5 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Treasure Island:  Pirates and treasure are coming to the Everson Library in a live theater production of Treasure Island by Last Leaf Productions. Adventure and excitement for the entire family and a great time to sign up for Summer Reading, if you haven't already.  For: Grades K-5.  Tuesday, June 21, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Ukulele for Everyone:  Strumming and singing with the ukulele has become an international phenomenon! For this monthly event, ukuleles will be available for use courtesy of the Bellingham Ukulele Group. Join Cynthia Rogers for a demo, beginning lessons, and a song circle of the "happy instrument." Singers and other instruments welcome as well. Fourth Wednesday of every month. For: All Ages/Family.  Wednesday, June 22, 4:15 PM to 5 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Everson Friends Board Meeting:  All welcome to join this friendly group that provides much-appreciated support for our library and community.  For: Adults.  Monday, June 27, 6:30 PM to 8 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Ready, Get Set...GO!:  Experience the science behind some of your favorite sports activities. See how exercise affect your heart rate, check your reaction time, test your balance, make a cotton-swab skeleton and more.  For: Grades K-5.  Tuesday, June 28, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

  • Everson Library - Upgrading to Windows 10:  Microsoft is offering free upgrades until the end of July. Receive practical help at this open question & answer forum and demo from our computer coach, volunteer Paul Goff. Learn how to upgrade now, or opt out of Microsoft’s reminders.  For: Adults.  Thursday, June 2, 7 PM to 8 PM.  Everson Library, 104 Kirsch Drive, (360) 966-5100.

 

 

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