Local Resources

Whatcom County is a wonderful place for homeschoolers! Here are just some of our favorite resources in the area.

Public Library

We have a wonderful system of libraries full of resources and events for homeschoolers. There are weekly story times for various ages, builders club days

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Facebook Groups

Homeschoolers of Whatcom County–  This is our group. Learn about events going on for homeschoolers, get support and help with your homeschool questions, and connect

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Museums

Bellingham has several museums for exploring and learning. Spark Museum– a museum of electrical inventions. Features a “mega zapper” electrical show every weekend. FIG– A

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Educational Classes

Many businesses put on educational classes, some specifically for homeschoolers. Camp Fire– offers some classes in Bellingham for homeschoolers Padilla Bay– A coastal reserve in

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Field Trip Ideas

Fort Langley Historic Site Woodland Park Zoo, Rockclimbing at the B-ham Wave pool in B.C. (Watermania) Bowling, Sledding at Heather Meadows (on Mt. Baker) Padilla

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Things to Do

The great thing about homeschooling is you don’t have to be at HOME to do it! Learning can happen in many places and situations, so

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Extracurricular

Some business offer special rates or times specifically for homeschoolers. These are the ones that we are aware of in the area. *note: offerings are

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School Shopping

Bright Ideas Homeschool Consignment– A homeschool consignment store run by a local homeschooling mom, out of her home in Lynden. It is a great place

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Public Library

We have a wonderful system of libraries full of resources and events for homeschoolers. There are weekly story times for various ages, builders club days

Read More »

Facebook Groups

Homeschoolers of Whatcom County–  This is our group. Learn about events going on for homeschoolers, get support and help with your homeschool questions, and connect

Read More »

Museums

Bellingham has several museums for exploring and learning. Spark Museum– a museum of electrical inventions. Features a “mega zapper” electrical show every weekend. FIG– A

Read More »

Educational Classes

Many businesses put on educational classes, some specifically for homeschoolers. Camp Fire– offers some classes in Bellingham for homeschoolers Padilla Bay– A coastal reserve in

Read More »

Field Trip Ideas

Fort Langley Historic Site Woodland Park Zoo, Rockclimbing at the B-ham Wave pool in B.C. (Watermania) Bowling, Sledding at Heather Meadows (on Mt. Baker) Padilla

Read More »

Things to Do

The great thing about homeschooling is you don’t have to be at HOME to do it! Learning can happen in many places and situations, so

Read More »

Extracurricular

Some business offer special rates or times specifically for homeschoolers. These are the ones that we are aware of in the area. *note: offerings are

Read More »

School Shopping

Bright Ideas Homeschool Consignment– A homeschool consignment store run by a local homeschooling mom, out of her home in Lynden. It is a great place

Read More »