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Our Friends: Key to Bellingham Public Library success

Can you name a non-profit organization in Bellingham that has contributed nearly half a million dollars to our community in the past five years, with no paid staff and few administrative costs?

Grant expert presents free proposal writing class Aug. 11

Are you new to grant proposal writing or want a quick refresher? Join us for a free workshop on August 11 featuring a trainer from Foundation Center, a world leader in matching people and organizations with grant resources.

Joyce Morse Reference Library open, online & by appointment

Morse Library

A new reference collection of more than 500 titles focusing on art and regional history is now accessible to community members and Whatcom County researchers, thanks to a partnership between the Whatcom Museum and the Bellingham Public Library, and generous donations to the Museum.

New branch library hours begin May 4


The Bellingham Public Library will begin new hours of operation at the Fairhaven and Barkley branch libraries on May 4, 2015. Both branches will now be open six days per week.