Category Archives: Birch Bay Waterfront

4th of July – Be Aware, Be Safe, Be Clean – BURN BAN ALERT ADDED

It is extremely dry this year and the following came in from our local fire department. ALERT…..Please be advised of the following: The Whatcom County Fire Marshal’s Office is increasing outdoor burning restrictions beginning at noon today.  These restrictions means that ALL … Continue reading

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4th of July – Be Aware, Be Safe, Be Clean

I was going to write a piece about the 4th of July, and then came across this great Article from last year, by our Past President, John Gargett. He did a fabulous job, so for those who missed it or would … Continue reading

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Reflective Comments On Birding and Wings Over Water

The following reflective comments were provided by Pat Alesse, someone who has been an anchor here in Birch Bay…….. When I was a teenager, an older gal named Mabel James, from Akron, New York, got a hold of me and … Continue reading

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12th Annual Wings Over Water – Waiting for Godot?

In the 1953 play Waiting for Godot, the two main characters wait endlessly and in vain for the arrival of Godot.  Voted “the most significant English language play of the 20th century”, the two act play is, to this day, … Continue reading

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August 15th-September 30th Is Crabbing Season In Birch Bay !!!!!

This week crabbing opened in Birch Bay, and so far the season has been great.  Of course now you need to have a license (We got ours at the Bay Center Market) and you are limited to 5 crab per … Continue reading

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4th of July – Be Aware, Be Safe, Be Clean

The 4th of July in Birch Bay is certainly an eagerly anticipated event by people who love fireworks.  However, not everyone loves fireworks, they can be dangerous to people and pets, noisy and pollute our bay.  Let’s remember that while … Continue reading

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Even More Photo’s Of The Unbelievable Day….

Thanks again to our sponsors for the 2013 Sand Sculpture Contest –  Data-Link West (Gold Sponsor), Praise 106.5 & Pooch Palace & Kitty Castle Dog & Cat Daycare/Grooming (Silver Sponsors) and Oltman Insurance, Tutor Doctor, Carrie Beck-Take Shape 4 Life and Corion Landscape Management (Bronze Sponsors) we had a great day.  Please … Continue reading

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