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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 20 hours 21 min ago

05/02/2014 - Live Music: An Evening with Tyrone Wells

Mon, 2014-04-28 20:00
Friday, May 2 a t8 p.m. SURC Ballroom Free for CWU students w/ ID, $5 general admission Singer-songwriter Tyrone Wells will bring his talent to Central Friday, May 2 at 8 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. This event is free for CWU students with ID and $5 general admission. Now signed to Universal Republic records, Wells has built a national fan base and has launched several records that charted at number one on the ITunes Singer Songwriter charts. With his first full length record, ?Where We Meet,? released in early 2012, fans can anticipate great things to come for this future chart topper. To listen to samples of his work visit www.tyronewells.com. For more information about the event contact Nick Faucett, CWU Campus Activities student programmer, at 509-963-1450 or FaucettN@cwu.edu.

04/30/2014 - Cooking Class in the Canyon

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Cooking Class in the Canyon!
$75.00 per person/ 5:30-8:30pm

​Join Canyon River Lodge & Canyon River Grill for a year of cooking classes with Chef Patrick! With one class a month, learn to make everything from a spectacular weekend brunch to a complete Northwest Cookout to a fine cheese & wine course!
 

05/01/2014 - Lunch & Learn Speaker Series with Brad Worthley

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Back by Popular Demand- Lunch & Learn Speaker Series featuring Brad Worthley, Internationally Acclaimed Customer Service, Leadership & Motivational Expert.
Topic will be " How to Create & Sustain a Sales and Service Culture".
Lunch can be purchased from Spurs Bar & Grill

05/01/2014 - Open Mic at Sunset at CWU

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Open Mic at Sunset Thursday, April 3 7:30 p.m. SURC Pit 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, May 1 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 faucettn@cwu.edu.

05/02/2014 - First Friday Art Walk

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00

05/02/2014 - First Friday Coffee Club

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Join us for First Friday Coffee Club, brought to you by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce.
The First Friday Coffee Club meets the first Friday of each month , from 9 -10 am. Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share your business with others in the community, it is free and open to any business in the county. For more information about the First Friday Coffee Club call 509-925-2002
May First Friday Coffee Club is Sponsored and Hosted By : F.I.S.H Food Bank
Learn about who F.I.S.H is and what they do to help our community, they are much more than a food bank.

 

05/02/2014 - Carolyn Nelson, Sandi Bransford, Thorly James - Feminine Voices in Clay

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Gallery One offers monthly rotating exhibits of contemporary art. Join us 5-7pm each first Friday of the month for openings during Ellensburg's Art Walk

05/02/2014 - First Friday Art Walk

Sun, 2014-04-27 20:00
Feminine Voices in Clay with Carolyn Nelson, Sandi Bransford, and Thorly James in the Main Gallery and on the Mezzanine, Joan CawleyCrane - Under Pressure (printmaking) in the Eveleth Green Gallery, sponsored by Bluestone Academy and Sageland Properties

04/30/2014 - Mean & Lean in '14 (5th Weigh In)

Sat, 2014-04-26 20:00
Are you ready to get Mean & Lean in '14!?

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce along with RSVP & Volunteer Center of Kittitas County are excited to announce the beginning of this year’s Mean & Lean program! Last year was a huge success with over 100 participants with a total combined weight loss of 847.7 pounds!
 
With your registration you will receive a free weight loss journal (first 200 participants) and a Mean & Lean button, which you can wear to numerous local businesses to get discounts and special deals (Details coming soon)
 
12 Prizes will be awarded to the top male & female participants based on Percentage % of weight loss at the end of the program
 
13th prize: participants that attend all weigh ins will be entered into a drawing for a special 13th prize
 
Optional Weigh ins: Participants who attend each optional weigh in will be entered into a drawing to win prizes on that day regardless of weight change
 
We will be kicking off the program with the First weigh in and registration for Mean & Lean in ’14 on February 5th
 
 The Location of the weigh ins will be
The Adult Activity Center (506 S Pine St.)
 
On each weigh in day,
 you can drop by to weigh in within the following times:
6:45am-7:45am,
11:30am-1:15pm,
or 4:30pm-6:00pm
 
The weigh in dates are every third Wednesday
Starting on February 5th and going until May 14th
 
Weigh in dates:
February 5th
February 26th
March 19th
April 9th
April 30th
May 14th (Final Weigh in!)
 
The price for those who participated last year is $25.00! If you are new to the program or know someone who wants to participate for the first time this year the cost is $40.00
 
You can Register online on this page by clicking
“Register Online”
You can also register on the day of the first weigh in
(we accept Cash, Check, Visa & MasterCard)
 
Like our Facebook for easy updates about Mean & Lean:
https://www.facebook.com/GetMeanLeanIn13
 
If you have any questions or concerns,
Please contact Roylene Crawford
Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
(509) 925-2002
Roylene @KittitasCountyChamber.com
 
 

04/27/2014 - 2nd Annual "Get Outside"

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
Decorated mile markers will encourage you along the family  friendly ten mile round trip to town on the scenic back road.  Well deserved treats can be purchased at mile marker 5, our Favorite Mocha Stand!  Back at the Ranch, peddle under the FINISH banner, then head for the front yard.  From 3-4 pm, be our guest for a Picnic Dinner.

04/28/2014 - CWU Classic Black Film Series: Opening Reception w/ Pamela Thomas

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
To showcase Black American films made between 1910 and 1950, the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice will present a Classic Black Film Series. Each film in the series is made by, about and for Black Americans who wanted to see themselves reflected in films. The series begins with an opening reception featuring Pamela Thomas, a world-renowned national and international lecturer on the significance and impact of American race movies, Monday, April 28 at 5 p.m. outside room 103 in Dean Hall. Following the reception there will be a screening of the first film of the series, ?Midnight Ramble? at 6 p.m. in Dean Hall room 103. This award-winning documentary shares the history and foundation of early Black American films. The series continues Tuesday, April 29 at 6 p.m. with a showing of ?Body and Soul,? Wednesday, April 30 at 6 p.m. with ?Within our Gates? and Thursday, May 1 at 6 p.m. with ?God?s Step Children.? All screenings will be in Dean Hall room 103 and are free and open to the public. For more information please contact CDSJ at 509-963-2127 or diversity@cwu.edu.

04/28/2014 - Monday Movie Madness Presents: The Lego Movie

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
Where: SURC Theatre Price: Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission Time: 5 p.m. *New time added* Closed Captioning Available, please contact Event Support staff or arrive 30 minutes prior to screening for assistance.  Contact: Emily Meyer, Campus Activities student programmer, 509-963-1450 or meyerem@cwu.edu An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special,' is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.

04/28/2014 - Monday Movie Madness Presents: The Lego Movie

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
Where: SURC Theatre Price: Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission Time: 7 & 9:30 p.m. Closed Captioning Available, please contact Event Support staff or arrive 30 minutes prior to screening for assistance.  Contact: Emily Meyer, Campus Activities student programmer, 509-963-1450 or meyerem@cwu.edu An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special,' is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.

04/28/2014 - Monday Movie Madness Presents: The Lego Movie

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
Where: SURC Theatre Price: Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission Time: 7 & 9:30 p.m. Closed Captioning Available, please contact Event Support staff or arrive 30 minutes prior to screening for assistance.  Contact: Emily Meyer, Campus Activities student programmer, 509-963-1450 or meyerem@cwu.edu An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special,' is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.

04/29/2014 - Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series Presents Creative Nonfiction Writer Brandon Sc

Fri, 2014-04-25 20:00
Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series Presents Creative Nonfiction Writer Brandon Schrand Tuesday, April 29 7:30 p.m. Wildcat Shop The Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series at CWU is pleased to welcome creative nonfiction writer Brandon Schrand, a Moscow, Idaho based writer who teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Idaho. Schrand is the author of Works Cited: An Alphabetical Odyssey of Mayhem & Misbehavior, which was published in 2013, and The Enders Hotel: A Memoir, the 2007 River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize winner and a 2008 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Sports Illustrated, The Utne Reader, Tin House, Ecotone, and numerous other publications. He has won the 2006 Willard R. Espy Award, Shenandoah?s 2008 Carter Prize, the Pushcart Prize, four Pushcart Prize Special Mentions and he has had Notable Essays in the Best American Essays 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2013. Join Schrand for his reading Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the CWU Wildcat Shop. Books will be on sale at the event courtesy of the Wildcat Shop. Admission is free and open to the public. This event is sponsored by the CWU English Department, the CWU College of Arts and Humanities, Karen Gookin, and the Wildcat Shop. For more information please contact Katharine Whitcomb at 509-963-1530 or whitcomk@cwu.edu.

04/25/2014 - CWU College Rodeo

Thu, 2014-04-24 20:00
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 sinclaic@cwu.edu.

04/26/2014 - Ellensburg Downtown Cleanup

Thu, 2014-04-24 20:00
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 clce@cwu.edu.

04/26/2014 - Relay For Life Kittitas County 2014 All Teams Garage Sale

Thu, 2014-04-24 20:00
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.

04/26/2014 - Craft and cooking Clinic

Thu, 2014-04-24 20:00
All day event with clinics throughout the day. Cooking, jewelry making, knitting lessons, coptic bookbinding, piano basics and a lot more.

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