What is Newcomers & Neighbors?

Newcomers & Neighbors of Whatcom County provides an opportunity for newcomers, as well as established residents in our community, to meet, socialize and to share and learn about the diverse opportunities this area has to offer.  Our membership includes individuals with diverse life experiences and interests.  Many in our club have lived in the community and been members for many years and offer a welcoming resource for those making it their new home.

We invite you to be part of this vibrant group. Please contact us today and begin making friends and connections. We are looking forward to getting to know you!



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President's Message


June 2024 

From Mark Kennedy

I want to thank everyone who attended the May luncheon, which featured Erica Block, the Executive Director of the Bellingham Festival of Music, as our guest speaker.  Erica described the exciting changes at the festival, the most important of which is the appointment of Marcelo Lehninger as its new Artistic Director.  The program for the festival's 31st year will see exciting new additions to the program along with continuing favorites such as the Calidore String Quarter.

As a season-ticket holder since my arrival in Bellingham in 2013, I am definitely looking forward this year's season!... ( Read more )

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Newcomers & Neighbors of Whatcom County is a 501(c)(7) Social Club organization. P.O. Box 30863 Bellingham WA 98228

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