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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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06/01/2019 - Intramural Golf Tournament

Tue, 2019-05-21 16:10
Come participate in the Intramural Golf Tournament brought to you by CWU Recreation! Show off your golf skills in this one day tournament taking place at the Ellensburg Golf & Country Club. The event costs $10 which can be paid at the recreation center front desk or via student account charge the day of the event. Registration closes on Friday, May 24th at midnight so sign up today at

05/27/2019 - Central Washington University Pride Week, Pride Without Borders

Mon, 2019-05-20 14:00
Pride Month was established to celebrate the impact of the LGBTQ+ individuals, advocates and allies. Central Washington University (CWU) was voted one of the top 50 LGBT-friendly universities in the nation and commemorates Pride Month by hosting Pride Week. This year’s theme is Pride Without Borders starting on May 27 through June 2. The Pride Without Borders events include (** means it is open to the public): May 27 - Decorate the Wildcat on the SURC East Patio at 11 a.m. with the CWU Fashion Department and EQuAL. Also, honor the fallen at the Veteran's Memorial Day display on the SURC East Patio. **May 28 - Attend Queer & A: Spill the Tea at 6 p.m. in the Wellington Events Center to ask questions and learn more about the LGBTQ+ community. **May 29 - Watch CWU students and community members perform at Pride & Poetry at 7 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. Email to sign up. May 30 - Celebrate the LQBTQ+ graduates at Lavender Graduation at 6 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. This event is invite only. **May 31 - Watch students strut their stuff at the amateur drag show at 11 a.m. on the SURC West Patio. Later, professional Kings and Queens will own the stage in the SURC Ballroom at 8 p.m. **June 1 - Dance the night away at Prom Without Borders from 7-10 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. June 2 - Distress and socialize before finals at the Queer Bistro from 1-4 p.m. in the 1891 Bistro. This event is sponsored by the Diversity and Equity Center and CWU EQuAL. Sign up to perform at the events by emailing For more information about additional events contact Alyson Bennett at

05/23/2019 - Peruvian Guitar with John Paul Shields

Mon, 2019-05-20 08:59
John Paul Shields spent 2 1/2 years in Peru studying guitar, including a year's study with the late virtuoso Raúl García Zárate, who was listed as one of the top 15 cultural contributors to Latin America. Join in a musical expedition of the Peruvian guitar as he plays and gives background to the music he learned and the experiences that went with it.

05/27/2019 - The Westerlies, LIVE

Mon, 2019-05-20 08:59
Ellensburg Community Radio is pleased to announce a concert in the 420 Building! The Westerlies, are a NY based brass quartet. They are also featuring CWU Music student, Shaina Ellis, in the opening set. They will be playing at in the Dark Moon Craft Beer Shop. The Loft Art Gallery will be open for under-age attendees. Thanks to contributions from Jazz in the Valley and Laughing Horse Arts Foundation, the concert is FREE, donations gladly accepted.

06/01/2019 - Three Amigos Art Exhibit at the Carpenter House Gallery

Sun, 2019-05-19 22:56
High Country Artists Joe Ferry, Gerald Kauzlarich, and Jim Schleis will be displaying their paintings at the Carpenter House Gallery during the month of June.

06/01/2019 - Urban Streams and Brews

Sun, 2019-05-19 22:56
This is a bar crawl with Science! || walk, talk, and learn || expert-led discussions about urban stream habitat, fish, and stormwater || get to know our urban creeks || enjoy beer & wine at local watering holes || support the Kittitas Environmental Education Network!

05/31/2019 - The Dusty45s at the Eagles

Sat, 2019-05-18 22:04
Come to the Cle Elum Eagles on May 31st at 8pm for the Dusty45s 
Tickets on Sale now!

06/01/2019 - Wheel Line Cider-Grand Opening

Sat, 2019-05-18 22:04
Join us June 1st to celebrate the Grand Opening of Wheel Line Cider! We will be debuting our newly landscaped tasting grounds, mobile bar equipped with 4 taps, 2 barrel aged ciders, live music by Dynamite Supreme, activities for kids, bocci ball and more! Grab your friends/family/kids/fur babies (on a leash), and come enjoy a crisp cider!

06/01/2019 - Fuego Fashion Show

Sat, 2019-05-18 22:04
On Saturday, June 1st, the CWU Fashion Show Production Class will be holding its 23rd annual fashion show, Fuego. The show will feature 16 original student designer collections. Each show starts with a silent auction one hour before the show with proceeds benefiting the Apparel, Textiles and Merchandising program and helping to fund next years fashion show.

05/31/2019 - Merit Resource Services 40th Celebration

Fri, 2019-05-17 22:28
Merit Resource Services will be celebrating it's 40th Anniversary and would like to thank thecommunity for making this possible. We would like to invite you to come join us in our celebration. There will be food, fun, and games for all ages. 

05/29/2019 - Census 2020: You've got questions; we've got answers

Thu, 2019-05-16 22:25
Census 2020: You’ve got questions; we’ve got answers 7:00pm to 9:00pm May 29, 2019 Hal Holmes Community Center, Teanaway Room 209 N. Ruby Street Join us for this free community event. Lisa McLean, Complete Count Committee Coordinator from the Office of Financial Management will discuss what the 2020 Census is about, how it differs from past censuses, and potential implications for redistricting. Sponsored by the James E. Brooks Library, the Kittitas County League of Women Voters, and the Ellensburg Public Library. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Government Publications librarian, Aimee Quinn at

05/28/2019 - Her Campus CWU Iron Horse Takeover

Thu, 2019-05-16 12:08
Her Campus CWU is hosting an Iron Horse Takeover! Her Campus is the #1 online collegiate magazine for women, as well as a club on Central's campus. Each week we write features on a variety of topics that can be found at We are hoping to attend Her Conference 2019 in Los Angeles on June 1 in order to gain professional development skills and networking opportunities that will prepare us for our future careers. Here is the link for the conference: During our takeover we will have a variety of giveaways and a 50/50 raffle. There will also be a special performance from singer, musician and CWU student Afton Prater. We hope to see all of you there! *Minors are allowed in Iron Horse until 8 p.m.

05/25/2019 - Live Music at Cle Elum Eagles- American Honey Band

Wed, 2019-05-15 12:42
Live music at the Cle Elum Eagles #649 every Saturday night at 8pm, on the LARGEST dance floor in Kittitas County!   The Eagles, a great place to meet fun, like minded folks. And, it's a Washington State, Federal 501c3 organization, with People helping People First and Foremost. Come Join the FUN!!!

05/25/2019 - Thorp Mill Dinner Auction

Mon, 2019-05-13 22:24
Come to the Thorp Mill Dinner Auction

Doors open at 4:30
Silent Auction begins at 4:30
Dinner at 6
Live Auction at 7:15

Live music, interactive games with prizes, great food!

05/23/2019 - Communication and Conflict Resolution for the Workplace

Sat, 2019-05-11 22:29
The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties will offer a day and a half long Communication and Conflict Resolution Skills for the Workplace Training Thursday and Friday May 23 - 24, 2019. Trainees will receive 12 hours of instruction in communication and conflict resolution skills to address workplace problems and disputes, including hands-on experience in communication, negotiation, and listening tools that can help in every aspect of their work and home lives.  The skills learned in this training will be useful in all settings where people interact with one another, such as between co-workers, with customers, between human resource staff or supervisors and employees, and in personal relationships, as well.  Participants will leave with concrete methods of addressing the conflict in their workplaces and in their lives.

For those on the front lines of addressing workplace difficulties or conflict, you may want to consider completing, or sending your employees, to our full 40-hour Basic Mediation Training which will be offered this September. 

05/23/2019 - Volunteer Open House

Sat, 2019-05-11 22:29
The EDA is currently looking for active committee members who are interested in enriching the downtown experience. Light refreshments will be provided. Come alone, or bring a friend! If you have any questions, please contact our office.

05/25/2019 - Memorial Day Celebration in Ronald

Sat, 2019-05-11 22:29
Dance to music by "American Band", celebrating the 40's and 50's era.


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