Birch Bay and Blaine community monthly meetings
Alanon Meetings: Blaine meets every Wednesday at 7:30 – 9 p.m. at the Unitarian Church at Cedar & Harrison streets. 332-5863. Custer meets every Tuesday at 11 a.m. – noon at Christ the King Church at Birch Bay Square. 371-0568 or 332-1012.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Monday & Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m. & Sat. 11 a.m. at the United Church, 4th & Clark streets. 734-1688. www.WhatcomAA.org.
Alzheimers Support Group: First Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Assisted Living dining room at Good Samaritan, Stafholt Center.
American Legion Post 86: Executive board: Second Wednesday, 7 p.m., general membership meeting, fourth Wednesday, 4580 Legion Dr. 371-7311.
American Legion Post 247: Second Sunday at 1 p.m. and third Thursday at 7 p.m., Pizza Factory, Blaine.
AWANA: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 p.m., Peace Arch Assembly of God, 549 Cherry Street. For more info, call 332-6848 or Kim at 739-8785.
Birch Bay Lions Club: First & third Thursday, 6:30 p.m. at Beachwood Resort, 5001 Bay Road, Birch Bay. 371-2700.
Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce: Third Tuesday, noon. Call 371-5004 for location. Public welcome.
Blaine Chamber of Commerce: First Wednesday, noon, Pizza Factory, 738 Peace Portal Drive. Public welcome.
Business Network Alliance: Thursdays, noon – 1 p.m. For info, call 734-0602 or www.osterholm.info/bna.
Cancer Support Group: Mondays, 10 a.m., Blaine Senior Center, 763 G Street.
Friends of the Blaine Library: Third Wednesday, 7 p.m., Blaine library. 332-8351.
Gamblers Anonymous: Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Free Church Unitarian, 1218 Harrison Ave., Blaine. 332-4150.
Mason Kulshan International Lodge 186: Third Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., Ferndale Masonic Lodge, 5638 3rd St. Sojourners welcome. Call Al at 332-3232.
Mom to Mom Meeting: Meets on the 2nd & 4th Friday of each month and is dedicated to encouraging and empowering moms with children of all ages and is a ministry of Living Fountain Bible Church. For more info, call Julie at 366-3435.
Narcotics Anonymous: Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Blaine Free Unitarian Church, 1218 Harrison Ave.
Poetry Reading and Open Mic: Second Friday of each month, 7 p.m., Blaine Community Theater, 1733 H Street (next to Rite Aid). For more info, call Brad 332-1978.
PFLAG: Parents, families & friends of lesbians and gays. Second Thursday at 7 p.m. at the First Congregation Church, Bellingham. 733-1500 or Theo 332-5563.
Rainbow for Girls Pledge Group: Meets the second and fourth Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Ferndale Masonic Hall. For girls ages eight to 11 living in Whatcom County who like to have fun and perform community service. For more info, call Melba at 366-3237 after 6 p.m.
Pancake Breakfast: Third Saturday, 8 – 11 a.m., Blaine Senior Center, 763 G Street.
Rebekah Lodge 321: Second and fourth Wednesday, 1 p.m., Cardinal Hall, corner of Main & Fourth, Custer. 332-4412.
Songwriters/Folk Music Jam: First and third Sundays, 2 – 5 p.m. Call 332-2461 for Blaine location.
The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1417 Meeting: Fourth Thursday, 7 p.m., Blaine’s city hangar, Blaine Airport. 332-8719.
V.F.W. Post 9474: First Thursday, 7:30 p.m., 8000 Peace Portal Way (Custer). For membership, call 384-4286.
Whatcom County Marine Resource Committee: First Thursday of each month. For info, call 676-6876.