Mindport Musings

An ongoing meditation on the arts, sciences, education, and whatever other
ideas we’re preoccupied with at the moment, leavened with occasional
announcements of current events at Mindport.

What We’re Reading Now #2

Please forgive our silence over the past two months.  The holidays usually throw us for a bit of a loop around here, but our brains have now returned to our desks and workbenches.  That said, we have been… Read More

What We’re Reading Now #1

Mindport’s staff is comprised of inveterate readers.  If you look in any staffer’s car, you are likely to spy a pile of library books and audiobooks stacked on the seat, threatening to slide off into the nether world… Read More

Speak Easy 2

Join us in Mindport’s gallery Friday, November 6th from  7pm to 9pm  for: 

Happy Halloween

No Universal Healthcare?  That’s Cuckoo! AnMorgan Curry (the label reads Ratched’s Embalsamic Vinegar All I want for Halloween is a “snack-sized” Baby Ruth candy bar, a toothbrush, and healthcare for all.  What a treat that would be. side… Read More

Organ Donors

Sometimes additions to Mindport’s collection find us rather than us finding them.  This summer Mindport Director Kevin Jones received a series of calls from the volunteers at the Lummi Island church rummage sale.  The conversation went something like… Read More

Love Your Liberty? Love Your Library.

Bellingham Public Library – one of the most used library systems in the country – is facing severe budget cuts.  This window display evolved out of a staff meeting discussion of the value and purpose of libraries.  Mindport… Read More

Exhibit-Building at Mindport

At Mindport many visitors ask what new exhibits we have planned, or why we don’t get new exhibits more often.  We are also often asked where we get our ideas, or “how did you think of that exhibit,”… Read More

Welcome to Mindport’s new blog

Visitors to our website are sometimes frustrated because they want to know MORE about Mindport, like what are we thinking or doing today. Since our website only gets updated infrequently, this information is not in evidence. We hope… Read More