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Enjoy Tacoma Museum District with WCC

Post Date:02/13/2017 10:33 am

Bellingham, Wash. – Enjoy a popular Northwest art destination with Whatcom Community College’s Community & Continuing Education program. Register now; the deadline is March 3 at noon.

The artist’s road trip on March 11 will visit the Tacoma Museum District. The class will explore Tacoma Art Museum first with its emphasis on Northwest and Western artists, then walk over Dale Chihuly's famous Bridge of Glass. The trip finishes at the Museum of Glass where gorgeous exhibits meet a dynamic learning environment, and participants will see visiting artists working on their own glass creations. The group will depart Bellingham at 8 a.m. and leave Tacoma at 3:30 p.m. Course fee is $99.

Participants will travel by relaxing coach furnished by day-trip partner Bellair Charters. Classes depart from WCC campus. For more information and to register, call 360.383.3200 or visit

About Whatcom: Whatcom Community College is a regionally and nationally accredited two-year college with an accomplished faculty and staff who serve 11,000 students annually. On its campus in Bellingham, Wash., and through online courses, Whatcom offers transfer and professional-technical degrees as well as basic education, job skills training, and community and continuing education classes. The College will offer a BAS degree in IT Networking, beginning fall 2017. Based on student outcomes, the Aspen Institute recognizes Whatcom as one of the top community and technical colleges in Washington and among the nation’s leading two-year colleges. The College is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017. For more information, visit

Contact: Mary Vermillion, Whatcom Community College PIO, 360.383.3310,

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