Featured items and contributors for this year’s silent auction:
Abby’s Cleaning Service – Commercial and residential cleaning
Tony’s Handy Man – Handyman services for indoor and outdoor work. Specializing in new tile installation and renovation
A-1 Landscape Design – A-1 Landscape Design, Inc. is a full service consultation, design, build and maintenance company in Bellingham, Washington. We have been creating landscapes since 1978. While we specialize in the renovation of existing landscapes, we also do new construction projects.
Bellingham Academy of Self Defense – Bellingham Academy of Self Defense (BASD) is an organization dedicated to teaching traditional martial arts with an emphasis on Goju-Ryu Karate-Do and the Japanese sword. We are Bellingham’s original dojo started in 1965 by Sensei Duane Sammons.
Bellingham Railway Museum – Our mission is to provide the community with an accessible and enjoyable link to railroad heritage, history and operations. We strive to do that in a safe and friendly family environment that allows visitors of all ages to look, listen and learn while having fun.
Birch Bay Waterslides – The Birch Bay Waterslides remain the single largest tourist attraction in Birch Bay and likely all of North Whatcom county (except for the Northwest Washington Fair), drawing more than 60,000+ paid visitors each year.
Brandywine Kitchen– ‘From Seed to Plate’ is a concept that values locally grown and sourced ingredients to provide optimum freshness, inspired cuisine and a model for supporting local community sustainability…
Creative Dancewear – Apparel You’ll Treasure! Our guarantee is unique! You will have a fun time and a great experience at Creative Dancewear. We provide a personal touch and warm family atmosphere that will keep you coming back.
Dakota Arts – Located in Downtown Bellingham since 1994, Dakota Art Store serves the creative community of artists in the Northwest Corner of Washington State and Lower B.C.
Fairhaven Toy Garden – Experience the warm, playful and welcoming atmosphere. Appreciate the quality and unique selection of toys for creative minds, young and old.
Garden Spot Nursery – Seasonal plants, garden decorations, and gardening classes.
Gold’s Gym – Welcome to “The Mecca” – we are the original, the place where it all began. More than 45 years ago, Joe Gold opened a modest fitness center in Venice Beach, California and began a tradition of commitment, passion and dedication that is now practiced at more than 700 locations across the globe.
Gym Star Sports Center – Providing quality gymnastics to the families of Bellingham, Birch Bay, Blaine, Ferndale, and Lynden.
Hyline Hotel & Training for Dogs – Hyline Hotel and Training for Dogs, boarding, day care, grooming, training, kenneling, obedience, rally, agility; at Hyline we do it all. Grooming, boarding and even training can be stressful for your dog. Our goal for our over night, day care and grooming guest is to make their visit as clean and quiet as possible thereby reducing stress. We strive to make every guest big or small, Purebred or All American, feel like family so they will be “begging” to come back.
Little Tiger Toys – Come on in to our store for a fun, unforgettable experience! We welcome you and your children to come try out our toys in a relaxed atmosphere. It’s a great rainy day adventure!
Mallard Ice Cream – What we do is deceptively simple, and while we do our best to stick to the basics, we encourage you to look around and see how we turn something simple into something blatantly superior.
Manthey’s Christmas Treeland – Your local source for great looking, healthy trees.
Mount Baker Theatre – The Mount Baker Theatre in downtown Bellingham’s Arts District is the largest performing arts facility of its kind north of Seattle. A beautifully restored 1927 architectural treasure, listed on the register of National Historic Places, the theatre is dedicated to showcasing some of the best live performing artists on both the professional and community levels for audiences in the North Puget Sound area and the Lower Mainland of British Columbia.
Northwest Ballet Theater – NBT was formed in the spring of 2000 under the vision and direction of John Bishop and Maureen Skomerza. The hope was to build a high quality regional ballet company which would produce professional level classical and contemporary productions for audiences in the Puget Sound area.
Northshore Veterinary Hospital – With over 75 years of experience, our goal at North Shore Veterinary Hospital is to continue our tradition of offering family values and quality medicine while we strive to provide each client with the most comprehensive, cutting-edge and compassionate veterinary care available.
Organized at Last – Organized people lead less complicated and more satisfying lives. Through personal consultation, classes, informational speaking, and hands-on organizing, Organized at Last can help create simple solutions which can lead to positive changes in all realms of life.
There is a wonderful and exciting new place
Coming to town, we simply can’t wait!
It’s a space filled with whimsy,
Exploration and play;
A place for young children
To get out their sillies all day.
But parents don’t fret,
We thought of you too.
We’ve included a perch –
So you can relax with a good view.
With our family friendly food, laughter and fun
It will soon become a favorite place
For your whole bunch to come!
Red Wagon Diaper Service – Red Wagon is a local, family-owned and operated business committed to providing a professional, affordable and eco-friendly cloth diapering delivery service to the families in Whatcom and Skagit Counties in Washington State.
Silver Reef Casino – We offer more than 50,000 square feet of exhilarating gaming, exceptional dining and enjoyable entertainment all in a bright and spacious setting. We offer overnight parking for our RV guests. The very south western corner of our parking lot has larger parking spaces for RVs and we also have a dump station that can be used if necessary.
Sportsplex – The Bellingham Sportsplex, operated by the Whatcom Sports Commission for the benefit of Whatcom County’s recreational community.
Swinomish Casino – Swinomish Casino & Lodge offers all your favorite casino games, including hundreds of the newest Slot Titles, Bingo Hall, Poker Room, Keno Room, Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Four-Card Poker, Pai-Gow Poker and more. Swinomish Casino & Lodge has something for everyone!
Village Books – Village Books has been Whatcom County’s favorite locally owned and independently operated bookstore since 1980. Independent bookstore since 1980 with a staff full o’ book lovers, right in the heart of Fairhaven.
Whatcom Museum – We are committed to serving as both a community magnet and regional destination for cultural experiences rooted in art, nature and northwest history.
Yeager’s Sporting Goods – Whatcom County’s home store for the outdoors! Here you can find information about our departments, brands we carry, location, services and how to contact us! Our knowledgeable and friendly staff will help you find what you need no matter what you are looking for.
Whatcom Family YMCA – We know that when we work as one, we move people and communities forward. That’s why we are committed to providing support to our neighbors and opportunities for kids, adults and families to give, join or advocate in the name of strong communities.
Private Donation – 2 nights at beach house
Shrimp Shack – Voted Bellingham’s best fish & chips!
Arne Hanna Aquatic Center – The Arne Hanna Aquatic Center offers a variety of programs, including lap swims, American Red Cross swim lessons and training courses, three different intensity levels of shallow water aerobics, deep water running, deep water aerobics, water child care, kayaking and preschool, family and open swims.
Bellewood Acres – Located about six miles from Bellingham, and just a few miles from Canada, BelleWood Acres is home to one of Northwest Washington’s largest apple orchards. You can pick your own apples and your own pumpkins from our pumpkin patch, and our farm market features fresh, locally grown produce.
Community Food Coop – In-house scratch bakery and deli serving fresh, local, organic food. Daily hot breakfast, lunch and dinner specials and three hot soups. Meatless Mondays. Seating area and to-go.
Bright Now Dental – We are guided by the principle: “Smiles for Everyone®”. This allows dentists to spend more time caring for their patients — and less time on the administrative, marketing and financial aspects of the dental practice — while benefiting from a lower cost structure. As such, our affiliated dental groups can provide greater flexibility in pricing their dental services competitively within their local market.
Trader Joe’s – It all started in the 50s… Would you believe we started out as a small chain of convenience stores? It’s true. Way back in 1958. We were called Pronto Markets. In ’67, our founder, the original Trader Joe, changed our name (yes, to Trader Joe’s) and the way we do business. “Value” is a concept we take very seriously. And by value we mean great everyday prices on all of our great products — no sales, no gimmicks, no clubs to join, no special cards to swipe.
M&M Floral – M & M Floral & Gift… where flowers are uniquely designed and affordably priced. We’re a local Bellingham, Washington florist proudly serving since 1990 with a lovely variety of fresh flowers and creative gift ideas to suit any style or budget. Our shop offers these great gift ideas and more: Green & Blooming Plants, Dish Gardens, Fruit & Gourmet Baskets, Baby Gifts, Candy & Chocolates, Gifts, Greeting Cards, Scented Candles, Silk Flower Arrangements, Plush Stuffed Animals and Balloons.
May Day Spa – May Day Spa-lon is a full service Bellingham Salon and Spa, located in Bellingham, Washington that provides a quiet retreat for all of your salon and spa needs. Our services include a full service hair salon, facials, makeovers, pedicures, manicures, massage, waxing and even permanent cosmetics.
North Bellingham Golf Course – In July 1995, Caitac USA Corp., of Bellingham, WA, proudly developed a high quality public golf facility for the residents and visitors of Whatcom County. Our 18 hole golf course opened to wonderful reviews. The course has been designed to naturally integrate the open field qualities of the historic Wilder Ranch by Ted Locke. With the introduction of flowering meadows and gently rolling fairways. Golfers will enjoy the panoramic views of Mt. Baker while being challenged by the prevailing gale winds sweeping across the landscape of this “Real Scottish Style Links Course.”
3six0 Music – 3six0 music is committed to creating a friendly, positive and educational experience within the world of music. By providing customer service excellence and integrity to all we willfully spread the power of music and all things music related to you.
Fairhaven Runners – Fairhaven Runners is a running/walking lifestyle store where you will find expertise and professional help with getting the right type of shoe, apparel or accessories for optimal performance.
Kids Northwest – At Kids Northwest our goal is to provide families with an improved value option in apparel and footwear for the “northwest active” child by providing goods that wear longer and wash up nicer.
Kulshan Aikikai Aikido – Kulshan Aikikai started as an Associated Students club of Western Washington University in January of 2002 with a small group of dedicated Aikido students who trained at 6 am three days a week.
Lynden Pioneer Museum – The Lynden Heritage Foundation exists to provide Whatcom County Communities with a sense of identity and enhance local revenue through heritage tourism.The Lynden Heritage Foundation will achieve these goals by supporting educational programs, creating exhibits, and presentations, and preserving heritage collections concerning Whatcom County Communities prior to WWII.
Scotty Brown’s – Scotty Browns brings a big city attitude to the quiet town of Bellingham. In keeping with the relaxed nature of the scenic Pacific Northwest, Scotty Browns offers a sleek, well-designed, yet casual atmosphere and we offer our Guests warm, efficient and very unpretentious service.
Serendipity Salon – Serendipity Salon & Spa, listed under “Beauty Salons” category, is located at 2201 James St 101 Bellingham WA, 98225 and can be reached by (360)733-7000 phone number.
Fullner Christmas Tree Farm -For the last six years, the farm has run a cozy barn gift shop that offers Christmas tree products and hosts local artists, all for competitive prices. So come by, pick out the perfect tree, and check out the shop as you sip a complimentary hot cocoa.
San Juan Cruises – We currently offer a variety of tours, including whale watching cruises in the San Juan Islands with a stop in Friday Harbor, cracked crab dinner cruises, wine and beer tastings, and group charters.