A Place for Friends

Max Higbee Center supports and empowers teens and adults with developmental disabilities
to build community, friendships, happiness, life skills and health through recreation.
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Max Higbee Center is a grassroots organization founded by educators and families of people with developmental disabilities who wanted quality recreation opportunities in Whatcom County.
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Calendar of Events

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3 events,

DAY – Life chats and warm beverages (AM), Make Sourdough with Kelsea (PM)

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VIRT – Outdoor Exploration: Hippos

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VIRT – Virtual Travel: Italy

3 events,

DAY – Animal Trivia and Stories (AM), Bake sourdough with Kelsea (PM)

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VIRT – Learn about our Library

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VIRT – Fun with Fondue

3 events,

DAY – Watercolor Painting (AM), Drumming with Gayland (PM)

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VIRT – Animal Trivia

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VIRT – Dance Party

3 events,

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VIRT – Hobbit Teatime with Kelsea

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DAY (AM) – Harvest of the Month Cooking: Cabbage

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DAY (PM) – Visit the Spark Museum ($8) OR Downtown Volunteering

4 events,

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VIRT – Adaptive Yoga

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DAY (AM) – Center Clean and Re-decorate

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DAY (PM) – Tree Admiring at Old City Hall

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WP – Downtown Art Walk & Tree Lighting Ceremony

2 events,

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WP – Boat Parade at Boulevard Park ($2 bus) OR Winter Landscape Painting

0 events,

3 events,

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VIRT – Harvest of the Month Cooking: Cabbage

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DAY (AM) – December Holiday History and Celebration

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DAY (PM) – Cozy Spa Day and Movie!

4 events,

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VIRT – St. Nicholas Day History

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DAY (AM) – Movement Matters with Jessika

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DAY (PM) – Decorate Downtown Hide & Seek Ornaments

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Virtual Book Club

3 events,

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VIRT – National Cotton Candy Day

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DAY (AM) – Holiday Scavenger Bingo

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NO PM PROGRAM

3 events,

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VIRT – Homemade Apple Cider

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DAY (AM) – Making Snow Globes

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DAY (PM) – Gingerbread/ Graham Cracker Village

4 events,

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VIRT – Qi Gong for Beginners

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DAY (AM) – Holiday Poetry Workshop AND/OR Paper Snowflakes

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DAY (PM) – Coffee Shop Visit ($)

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WP – MHC Showcase prep and Ruckus Room Please bring $ for games

2 events,

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WP – Holiday Dance Party with Dana OR Human Rights Day Reflections

0 events,

4 events,

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VIRT – How it’s Made: Gingerbread Houses

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DAY (AM) – Downtown Shopping Trip ($ Optional)

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DAY (PM) – Baking Holiday Cookies

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Anime Club!

4 events,

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VIRT – Hot Cocoa Day

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DAY (AM) – Decorate Holiday Cookies

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DAY (PM) – Bowling! ($10 to bowl and $2 for bus)

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Virtual Book Club

3 events,

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VIRT – Wildlife Exploration: Monkeys

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DAY (AM) – Yoga with Ashia

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DAY (PM) – ‘Funky Framed’ Art Project

3 events,

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VIRT – Hobbit Teatime with Kelsea

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DAY (AM) – ‘Shine Bright Bham’ Walk and Talk

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DAY (PM) – Fairhaven Winterfest Walk Bring $2 for bus fare

4 events,

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VIRT – Adaptive Yoga

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DAY (AM) – Library or Bookstore Visit

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DAY (PM) – Visit Holiday Festival of the Arts ($ Optional)

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WP – Jingle Bingo

1 event,

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WP – Visit Holiday Festival of the Arts Optional- bring shopping $ OR Christmas Song Pictionary & Charades

0 events,

4 events,

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VIRT – Hanukkah: History & Celebration

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DAY (AM) – Holiday cards and Gratitude Chat

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DAY (PM) – Sight-seeing Bus Tour ($2 Bus)

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SPIN Dance

4 events,

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VIRT – Caroling Karaoke

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DAY (AM) – Tree Admiring

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DAY (PM) – MHC Showcase Prep and Holiday Crafting

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Virtual Book Club

3 events,

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VIRT – Pumpkin Pie & Whipped Cream

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DAY (AM) – Winter Solstice celebration and themed yoga with Ashia

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DAY (PM) – Christmas Tree Viewing at the Bellwether Hotel

3 events,

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VIRT – Hobbit Teatime with Kelsea

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DAY (AM) – Fabric Art and Collages

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DAY (PM) – Downtown Caroling Walk or Carol-oke at MHC

4 events,

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VIRT – Tai Chi

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DAY (AM) – Making Holiday Treats to take home!

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DAY (PM) – Making Holiday Treats to take home!

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WP – Festive Movie Night and Warm Beverages

1 event,

1 event,

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