Christmas Trees at the Hotel Bellwether

photoWe have some talented decorators over at Boundary Bay Brewery. Head on over the the Hotel Bellwether on Saturday, December 6th from 4-6pm and check out our beer-themed tree!

Join us for the 3nd Annual Holiday Tree Lighting event benefiting the Opportunity Council’s Dorothy PlaceA secure 21-unit facility in Bellingham that provides support services and transitional housing for single women and women with children who are survivors of domestic violence.

Local Bellingham businesses have masterfully decorated a themed tree at the hotel and we’re asking you to vote for your favorite! Voters are eligible to win a FREE night stay in the hotel Bellwether’s Light House Suite!

Tis the season of giving – so we kindly as that you bring along a nonperishable food items or provide a monetary donation. Throughout December, monetary and canned food donations will be collected to benefit Dorothy Place and donations will be met with a 10% discount to the Lighthouse Bar and Grill!

Holiday trees are on display through December. You are welcome to come down at any point during the week and vote starting this Saturday, December 6th from 4-pm! Cheers!

Lake Padden Paddle for Food Relay

Hey paddlers, it’s time for the 2nd Annual Paddle for Food Relay, Saturday, Oct 17th, 2009. Last year the racers collected over 300lbs of food and $600 in cash for the Bellingham Food Bank. So don’t be outdone. Let’s collect even more cash and food this year! All paddlers are welcome. The entry fee to participate is a donation to the food bank in the form of food or money. Racers should meet at 9am in the West parking lot at Lake Padden, Bellingham, WA. The race is scheduled to start at 10am. Have questions? Email Peter Marcus at or call 360-739-2257.