Public Service Announcements

Free Thanksgiving Day Meal for the Community

Thursday, November 27th 2014 - 12:00 pm
at United Church of Ferndale
2034 Washington Street

All are welcome to attend United Church of Ferndale’s FREE Thanksgiving Day Meal for the Community, a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings.

For more information, you may call the church office at (360) 384-3302.

Ferndale Public Library

Purge and Prejudice: The 1907 'Anti-Hindu' Riot in Bellingham

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/4/2014
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM

Paul Englesberg will explore the background and history of the 1907 riots in Bellingham and subsequent expulsion of the Punjabi population from the region. His talk will be accompanied by archival photographs, newspaper images, and oral history recordings. The program will include a screening of “We’re Not Strangers,” a short documentary on the riot and the filmed last fall on location in Whatcom County.

Paul Englesberg is professor of education at Walden University and a Ferndale resident. Previously he was on the education faculty at Western Washington University where he initiated the Asian American Curriculum and Research Project. He is currently working on a book about the Bellingham riot.

Library: Ferndale Library
Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Sarah Koehler
Presenter: Dr. Paul Englesberg

Annual Allied Arts Holiday Festival of the Arts

The festival runs (Wednesday-through-Sunday) November 14th-December 24th

10:00 am - 6:00 pm
at Holiday Festival Temporary Location
4145 Meridian St

You can fill your weekends with live local music; artist demos and workshops and bring the kids in for fun art projects–during the 35th annual Allied Arts Holiday Festival Of The Arts–a five week-long festival, featuring the work of over 100 local artisans and craftspeople! The affordable, locally handmade products range from jewelry, paintings, wearable art, specialty foods, and art from found materials.

Olde Fashion Christmas at Pioneer Park

Friday, December 5th 2014 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at Pioneer Park in Ferndale
2000 Cherry Street


DEC. 5 – DEC. 7, 2014 “Festive Sounds of Christmas” is the theme for the Ferndale Heritage Society’s annual Olde Fashioned Christmas event in the historic log cabins of Pioneer Park in Ferndale, Dec. 5 – Dec. 7, 2014. Olde Fashioned Christmas in Ferndale is open Fri., Dec. 5 from 5 to 9 p.m., Sat., Dec. 6 from 1 to 9 p.m., and Sun., Dec. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. Tickets are $4 for adults and $3 for children, under 1 are free. Pioneer Park is located at 2004 Cherry Street in Ferndale.
For more information, please call (360) 384-6461 or visit