Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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Friday - Sunday, April 25-27, 2014 Kittitas county fairgrounds Rodeo arena Competition Friday Slack noon - 3 p.m. Performance 6 - 9 p.m. Saturday Slack 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Performance 6 - 9 p.m. Sunday Championship Short Go 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Special Events Stick Horse Race Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Todd Anderson Tribute Saturday evening Calf Scramble Saturday at 7 p.m. Cowboy Church Sunday at 9 a.m. For more information please contact Corey Sinclair at 509-963-3516 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To celebrate Earth Week and to prepare for the busy months ahead, the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE), the Ellensburg Downtown Association, the City of Ellensburg and the Ellensburg Rotary invite volunteers to join them for the Ellensburg Downtown Cleanup Saturday, April 26 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Volunteers will meet in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit before heading downtown to make it shine like new. All volunteers will be provided with a light breakfast, as well as a free t-shirt for those who have registered by April 16 by visiting www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage. For more information please contact CLCE at 509-963-1850 or email@example.com.
It's almost Garage Sale Season! What a fun way to support the Kittitas County Relay For Life Teams. So head out to the Super 1 parking lot on Saturday,April 26, 2014 and go out and find that special treasure. All proceeds go to help raise money for the Relay For Life of Kittitas County.
All day event with clinics throughout the day. Cooking, jewelry making, knitting lessons, coptic bookbinding, piano basics and a lot more.
Olmstead Spring Cleanup Saturday, April 26 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. SURC Pit FREE To celebrate Earth Week and to help preserve the historic Olmstead Place farmstead, Washington State Parks and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement invite volunteers to join them for the Olmstead Spring Cleanup Saturday, April 26 at 9:30 a.m. Volunteers will meet in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit and then be provided transportation to Olmstead Place. Activities will include maintaining trails, weeding and laying down bark. All volunteers will be provided breakfast and lunch, as well as a morning enjoying the sunshine and helping their community. To register visit www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage. For more information please contact the Center for Leadership and Community engagement at 509-963-1850 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Couple Message Workshop
Do you want to be able to relieve tenion in necks, shoulders, backs, feet & hands?
This workshop will be designed around you and your friend
Saturday April 26th 10:00am-6:00pm
Give & receive two messages and receive a gift basket
Bluestone academy of Massage: (509) 962-3535
Please ask for Tim
Limited to 5 couples
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. Black Hall 152 Free United Farm Workers co-founder Cesar Chavez dedicated his life to bringing equality and justice to farm workers. In honor of Cesar E. Chavez Remembering & Celebrating week, there will be a free screening of the film ?Cesar?s Last Fast? Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. in Black Hall 152. The documentary about Chavez?s 26-day fast in 1988 features never before seen footage. Cesar?s struggle is a powerful message that encourages everyone to continue the fight against the inequalities still seen today. For more information, contact the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) at 509-963-1850 or email@example.com. This event is sponsored by Student Success, CLCE, University Advancement, Campus Life, 88.1 The Burg, Latino/a Latin American Studies, CDSJ, CAMP, Museum of Culture & Environment, African and Black Studies, and Office of Admissions.
Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce and other sponsors are proud to bring you the 2014 Veteran and Dependents Job Fair Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the Modern Living Building at at State Fair Park in Yakima. This event is free and open to the public there will be over 65 vendors. Bring your resume.
Hiring Our Heroes
The CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) will host ?Tea at 3,? an afternoon speaker series featuring CWU faculty and staff who bring a wealth of inspiration and experience. Join Dr. Susana Flores, Department of Educational Foundations and Curriculum assistant professor, Thursday, April 24 in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit as she discusses careers in education. This event is free and open to the public. ?Tea at 3? provides attendees the opportunity to learn from personal experiences of prominent members of the Central and Ellensburg communities as they share their personal stories and journeys. For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ellensburg Community Schools Offers Microsoft Excel - Learn all about the Excel program. This class will cover all your questions on how to use Excel spreadsheets, how to use formulas when calculating data, charts, auto sum, sorting and much more April 24 & May 1 (Thursdays) 6pm - 8pm Pre-Register via online (http://calaway.net/ECS/), phone (509-925-8017), or form (http://community-schools.ellensburg.schoolfusion.us/modules/locker/files/group_files.phtml?parent=2729088&gid=511234&sessionid=6b10f5f60b9a3db93a547b40b7fe3d4a)
Let's Get to Know each other............... Meadows Place Meet & Greet. Join us for a Meet & Greet of a new vibrant Community Relations Manager and please come to see our fabulous Wellness Director. We cordially invite you for wine, cheese and music.
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. Music Building FREE Join the CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement Thursday, April 24 for a special musical performance by opera singer and CWU alum Jose Iniguez. In honor of Cesar E. Chavez Remembering & Celebrating week, Iniguez will take the stage at the Jerilyn S. McIntyre Music Building at 7 p.m. where he will sing opera and Mexican mariachi music. He will be accompanied by classical pianist Jeremy Neufeld and Mariachi Guzman de Pasco. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) at 509-963-1850 or email@example.com. This event is sponsored by Student Success, CLCE, University Advancement, Campus Life, 88.1 The Burg, Latino/a Latin American Studies, CDSJ, Museum of Culture & Environment, African and Black Studies and Office of Admissions.
For students with a flair for performing and anyone looking for a great show, Campus Activities? Open Mic at Sunset is the perfect opportunity. Whether a student is a slam poet, musician or comedian, they are invited to entertain the crowd this event always draws. Either share a talent or sit back and enjoy the show Thursday, April 24 in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit. Sign ups for performers begin at 7:30 p.m. and the show kicks off at 8 p.m. Each show is open to the public, and the variety of performers never fails to impress. For more information please contact Nick Faucett, Campus Activities student programmer, at 509-963-1450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2014 Central Washington Quilt Show will be held at the Kittitas Valley Event Center. Friday & Saturday April 25th & 26th, 2014 With over 20 vendors and a Certified Appraiser on site. Sisters on the Fly will also have a display for you to check out.
Try your hand at pottery at Gallery One. The CWU clay club will be available to assist you and show you the ropes. No experience is necessary. All ages are welcome.
The CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) and the Department of Education present Family Literacy Night Tuesday, April 22 at 6:30 p.m. in Michaelsen room 126. This event is free and open to the public. CWU Education students will read to the children at this great opportunity to bring the family together for a fun night of reading. There will be free drinks and popcorn for all those in attendance, as well as a free book for each child to take home. For more information contact CDSJ at 509-963-2127 or email@example.com.
Event sponsored by Ellensburg Public Library starts April 22nd 7-9 PM and April 23rd 3-5 PM Please join us and learn how various eReaders, tablets and other devices work. Discover what they have in common, how they differ, and learn basic tips. Bring your own device or explore one from the Washington State Library Gadget Menagerie, including (subject to availability) Kindles, Nooks, Galaxy Tablets, iPads, Microsoft Surface and Chromebook.
Double the talent, double the entertainment! Singers and musicians Tyson Motesenbocker and Mike Edel will bring their sound to the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit Tuesday, April 22 at 8:30 p.m. for a free show. Motsenbocker and Edel both find inspiration from folk-influenced pop music resulting in a sweet and melodic sound that cover universal themes such as lost love, fear, family, travel and the divine. Edel has been compared to the likes of Ryan Adams, John Mayer and the Counting Crows, while Motsenbocker?s music is similar to the sounds of REM, Death Cab for Cutie and David Bazan. Audiences will find a soothing balance between the two performers. For more information contact CWU Campus Activities at 509-963-1450.