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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 8 hours 24 min ago

10/14/2014 - Candidates public forum at the Grange

Fri, 2014-10-10 20:00
Bev Allenbaugh emcees a public forum featuring local candidates up for election in November. The forum is scheduled to begin at 7:00 pm at the Swauk-Teanaway Grange Hall, 1361 Ballard Hill Road near Cle Elum. Everyone is invited. Candidates include Nick Henderson and Scott Hammond (running for county coroner), Deanna Panattoni and Brett Wachsmith (county treasurer), Obie O?Brien and Steve Verhey (county commissioner position 3), Sarah Keith and Val Barschaw (county clerk). Refreshments will be served.

10/14/2014 - Mr. and Ms. Central

Fri, 2014-10-10 20:00
Mr. and Ms. Central Tuesday, Oct. 14 7:30 p.m. SURC Ballroom Free There?s much more to Homecoming week than just a football game, including a variety of great entertainment. Competitors in the annual RHA sponsored Mr. and Ms. Central talent competition will wow the crowd with their singing, dancing and comedic talent Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Each year students in CWU residence halls compete to be selected Mr. and Ms. of their hall. From there, the students go on to compete in the big show and vie for the crowns of Mr. and Ms. Central. Everyone is invited to watch the winners of each residence hall face off for the title of Mr. and Ms. Central at this free show. For more information contact Abbey Kostelecky at 253-753-4992 or

10/15/2014 - GRAND OPENING- A New You

Fri, 2014-10-10 20:00
Come and join A New You for ​their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting.  Enjoy Free Five Minute sessions of toning tables - (low impact exercise machines).
Red - Light Therapy Skin Treatment - purchase a trail session (6 sessions for $25.00 - a $42.00 value)
Osaki Massage Chairs - state of the art technology for Zero-Gravity full body massage - $1.00 per minute.
Osaki Foot Reflexology Massager *Free 5- minute session - kneading and Shiatsu massage from toes to heels.
There will be Osaki equipment available for purchase.
Wellness Advocate and Class Presenter, Wendi Hembree, will be sampling doTERRA medicinal - grade essential oils.
There will be prize drawing every hour during the Open House

10/15/2014 - Give a little: American Red Cross Blood Drive TODAY

Fri, 2014-10-10 20:00
The American Red Cross would like your help to save lives. Up to three people could be saved from your donation at the American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, Oct. 15 from 10:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Rooms 137 A/B. Please feel free to walk in, as no appointments are required! Those looking to volunteer at the event are encouraged to register beforehand at This event is sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement, The American Red Cross, and Rotaract. For more information call 509-963-1850 or email

10/14/2014 - Queens of Spades Garden Club

Thu, 2014-10-09 20:00
Queens of Spades Garden Club, monthly meeting.  Guests welcome.

10/08/2014 - Informational session: Volunteer With GIVE This Summer

Mon, 2014-10-06 20:00
Dive into Growth International Volunteer Excursions' (GIVE) volunteer in Nicaragua, Tanzania and Thailand excursions and earn academic credit with GIVE's International Sustainable Development course. Learn how our combination of adventure, cultural activities and sustainable community development projects affect not only the lives of the community members, but enable our volunteers to learn, teach and grow in the most unique and rewarding experience of a lifetime. Volunteer with GIVE this summer-- For more information, contact International Sustainable Development Institute Director Kenneth A Cohen, PhD at

10/08/2014 - CWU hosts Ferguson Town Hall Meeting, discussion

Mon, 2014-10-06 20:00
Doors open at 6 p.m., meeting is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The Elmira, 117 E 4th Ave Ellensburg Free and open to the public With political and social tensions rising over the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., issues of safety, inclusiveness and social equality have been brought into question nationwide. You are invited to join CWU for an open panel discussion examining ways in which the events in Ferguson may affect us locally. This event is sponsored by the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice, Department of Africana and Black Studies, 88.1 The ?Burg, and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 509-963-2127 or email

10/11/2014 - CWU Friendship Gathering and Pow Wow

Mon, 2014-10-06 20:00
The sounds of traditional Native American drums and songs will fill the air on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the CWU Friendship Gathering and Pow Wow. The Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ), the Department of Film Studies and the Muckleshoot Casino are hosting this event, and invite the CWU and Ellensburg communities to join in the celebration of Native American culture, while learning about Native American traditions and history. From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the East Science Lawn at CWU there will be a variety of events and activities for all ages. From dancing and storytelling to a special performance by one of the Black Lodge Singers, a Grammy nominated Native American northern drum group, there will be entertainment for all. Attendees are welcome to come to the event at 10 a.m. and peruse the vendors until the grand entry at 10:30 a.m. Following the grand entry, there will be honor, exhibition and social dances throughout the day, as well as a sign language performance and Native American storytelling. There will be plenty of entertainment for children, including arts and crafts and special activities for children eight and under. One of the Black Lodge Singers will perform traditional pow wow songs, some of which are for children. All attendees are invited to join in the friendship feast, which is a traditional meal in which people get to know one another and celebrate each other?s cultures. For more information, please contact Michelle Cyrus at 509-963-2198 or

10/11/2014 - FFA Alumni Fundraiser

Mon, 2014-10-06 20:00
The FFA Alumni Fundraiser will be held Saturday October 11,2014 at the Kittitas County Fairgrounds.  The event begins at 6:00 pm and will include a Prime Rib Dinner, live and silent auctions and much more.

10/07/2014 - Scary Stories and Tales

Sun, 2014-10-05 20:00
Join The Yarn Spinners; a storytelling club for some scary stories to kick off the Halloween season. Come to listen or share your own story. You may read a book , recite a tale or make up your own. All are invited and it is FREE!

10/08/2014 - FREE Medicare Open Enrollment Workshop

Sun, 2014-10-05 20:00
FREE Medicare Open Enrollment Workshop presented by the Wa. State Office of the Insurance Commissioner. Unbiased and up to date information about Open enrollment, drug plans, supplemental plans and changes. Hosted by RSVP and Volunteer Center, SHIBA Volunteers of Kittitas County and Aging and Disability Resource Center.

10/08/2014 - Be Nice to Nurse Day

Sun, 2014-10-05 20:00
Be Nice to a Nurse Day
A celebration of our dedicated local nurses
Join Meadows Place for lunch catered by Ellensburg Pasta Company