Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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The Clarkston Rotary Club is inviting cyclists of all levels to participate in its 1st Annual Rotary Rivers & Ridges Ride on Saturday, September 27. The ride, which begins and ends at Granite Lake Park (9th Street and Port Way in Clarkston), offers three distances: 15, 50, and 100-mile rides. Onsite registration and packet pickup will take place from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, September 26, and Saturday beginning at 6:30 a.m. Lineup for the 50 and 100-mile rides begins at 7:30 a.m. with the rides getting underway at 8:00 a.m; the 15-mile ride will start at 10:30 a.m. Asotin Tomorrow will hold a spaghetti feed the night prior to the race to raise funds for the City of Asotin?s marina project. Fees cover t-shirts, food, mechanical and medical support, and rest stops. Safety checks as well as some free helmets and fun activities will be offered along the way. Music and vendors will be at Riverfest at the conclusion of the rides. Register at RiversAndRidgesRide.org or via Active.com. For more information, call 208-305-7646 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/rotaryriversandridgesride Website: http://riversandridgesride.org/
Local historian and story teller David Wheeler will reveal many unknown facts about Downtown Ellensburg, the Kittitas Valley, and other aspects of our wonderful county. The tour will begin with a 30-minute retro slide-show presentation followed by a walk around beautiful Downtown Ellensburg where you will learn about some of the first settlers from Civil War veterans to Chinese immigrants and much more.
Workplace Conflict? Improve your bottom line by learning communication and conflict resolution skills for the workplace. Call or email the DRC of Yakima for more info. The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima & Kittitas Counties is presenting a training on: Communication and Conflict Resolution Skills for the Workplace This 1.5 day training will focus on communication and conflict resolution skills to address workplace problems and disputes. The skills learned in this training will be useful in all settings where people interact with one another, such as between coworkers, with customers, between supervisors or human resource staff and employees, and in personal relationships as well. This training primarily utilizes large group presentation and discussion, as well as experiential practice as a means of teaching these skills. Participants will leave with concrete methods of addressing the conflict in their workplaces and in their lives. Please phone Felicia at (509) 453-8949 (Yakima) or (509) 925-5123 (Ellensburg) or email her at email@example.com for more information and to register. Please distribute to anyone you know who might be interested.
This half-day guided fly fishing trip on a drift boat is perfect for beginners. It is led by the experts at Troutwater Fly Shop and Guide Service in Ellensburg. The price includes flies, fly fishing supplies, rods and reels, lunch and beverages. Enjoy the peaceful serenity of the Yakima River while practicing your techniques. In the warm summer weather there is no need for waders and boots to stay dry. In fact, it?s very enjoyable to get in the water. Simple summer time clothing isperfect: Sandals with an ankle strap, sneakers or other shoes you don?t mind getting wet; shorts, capri pants or quick dry pants; t-shirt, or long sleeve shirt (depending on your preference for sun exposure); a light jacket; hat; and polarized sunglasses (important for eye protection). All the drifts boats have plenty of dry storage space, so it?s okay to bring extra clothing, cameras, etc.
The Housing and Homeless Network of Kittitas County Annual Board Meeting on September 25th from 9:00am-Noon at Hal Holmes Center
Rodeo City's Posse VS Jet City's CarnEvil
Yakima Chefs on Tour:Tour homes, sip drinks, including wine, beer,cider and moonshine while tasting cuisines from top chefs.
Tour homes, sip drinks including wine, beer, cider and moonshine while tasting cuisines from top chefs.
Yakima and Kittitas Tour of Homes
Receive a great fly fishing foundation through our Fly Fishing 101 class. This four hour program will introduce you to the art of fly fishing that may corrupt your life because you will just want to go fishing all the time. You?ll receive a thorough review of the equipment and supplies for fly fishing, a basic understanding of aquatic insects, and solid instruction on casting techniques. This course is taught by the experts at the Troutwater Fly Shop and Guide Service in Ellensburg. It includes all necessary equipment and supplies along with lunch. Consider following up this course with a half day guided fly fishing trip on the Yakima the following weekend to practice your new skills!
2014 Tour of Gardens
September 13th- 9:00am-4:00pm
Sponsored By: Queens of Spades Garden Club, John L Scott Realty, Aquascapes by Blue Creek.
Enjoy touring six unique gardens in Kittitas County from Roslyn to Ellensburg.
Individual pass is $10.00 donation. Passes available at Super 1 foods, John L Scott Realty in Cle Elum OR Ellensburg.
Passes are also available at the gardens
1506 Brick Rd. Ellensburg, WA- Kay & Micheal Stern
713 E 7th Ave Ellensburg, WA- Pete & Naomi Peterson
3941 & 3943 Riverbottom Rd. Ellensburg, WA-Shirley & Rich Shnase Fatima & Bryan Schnase
722 Groeschell Rd. Cle Elum, WA- Donna & Orville Montgomery
603 Madison St. Cle Elum, WA- Karen & Jim Adams
100 N. "B" St. Roslyn WA- Marc Rich & Daniel Antonelli
Forget Me Not Chic us excited to present our first annual vintage market! Rust and Frills will be held in a country setting at Little Country Preschool! Come see home decor, vintage treasures, industrial statement pieces, holiday decor, back to school and more! Great gift ideas, and design consultation available!