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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 7 hours 26 min ago

02/11/2015 - Brooks Library Potluck Meet & Greet

Sat, 2015-02-07 20:00
Dean Patricia Cutright & the Brooks Library Staff invite you to join them on Wednesday Feb. 11th at the Brooks Library, room 201

Potluck 6:00pm-7:00pm
Sate of the Library Discussion
7:15pm-8:00pm

Discover what's happening the the library and take this opportunity to share your ideas for a strong and vibrant friends of the library organization. 

02/11/2015 - CWU Black Film Series presents "The Order of Myths"

Sat, 2015-02-07 20:00
The CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) Black Film Series continues tonight at 6:30 p.m. in Randall Hall room 117 with a screening of director Margaret Brown?s ?The Order of Myths.? The film takes a historical look at the origins and evolution of the Mardi Gras tradition and its roots as a segregated occasion. This event is free and open to the public. The Black Film Series is sponsored by the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice. For more information please contact the CDSJ at 509-963-2127 or email diversity@cwu.edu.

02/11/2015 - Knitting Know-How

Sat, 2015-02-07 20:00
This course will focus on the fiber art of knitting. Step-by-step lessons will allow students to create hats and scarfs and gain the skills to create wonderful items that can be kept or given as gifts. This class will also set the foundation for much more complex projects such as lacework and Afghans. Additionally, intermediate information such as how to navigate popular pattern sites and how different fibers react to knitting will be covered. Please bring the following materials on the first day of class: 1. One skein (ball) of Supersaver Redheart Yarn 2. One skein of Redheart soft 3. A pair of size 8 knitting needles (straight not circular). 4. Yarn needle. 5. Size F crochet hook. These items are available at Fred Meyer & other general stores.

02/11/2015 - Live Music: Indie Pop Duo Adelee and Gentry

Sat, 2015-02-07 20:00
Since getting their start writing songs and playing guitar together as children, sisters Adelee and Gentry Gates have recently emerged as artists to take note of in the indie pop scene. CWU Campus Activities invites the CWU and Ellensburg communities to join Adelee and Gentry Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 8 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit for a free concert. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. Adelee and Gentry wrote or co-wrote every song on their first album ?Nice to Meet You?? which debuted in March 2012. They have since released a holiday EP, ?Waiting for Christmas,? and their latest single ?The Color Song.? The duo has begun to garner the attention of such music establishments as Billboard 615 Spotlight and Music News Nashville. The sisters have appeared on local TV shows as well as local radio stations. For more information contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or Drummond@cwu.edu.

02/09/2015 - CWU Pays Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Fri, 2015-02-06 20:00
Join the CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) as they pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, late president of South Africa and social advocate for the country?s independence from apartheid, Monday, Feb. 9 through Friday, Feb. 13 in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC). Events will include an interactive display, a panel discussion and film screenings. These events are free and open to the public. Monday, Feb. 9 to Friday, Feb. 13: ?One Team, One Country? ? Experience the life of Nelson Mandela and see how you can make a difference. Visit SURC 137A from noon to 2 p.m. and place your handprint on a quilt to honor Nelson Mandela. Tuesday, Feb. 10: ?Fair Play: Have You Heard from Johannesburg? ? The fourth installment of a seven-film series on the history of South Africa, this film focuses on the true story of the anti-apartheid international rugby boycott, a movement that deeply affected the fate of the nation. Playing continuously from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in SURC 137B. Wednesday, Feb. 11: ?Sports, Race and Social Justice: Reflecting on Nelson Mandela?s Legacy and Prospects for Non-Violent Social Change? ? A panel of speakers reflecting on lessons learned from Nelson Mandela and on non-violent action for social transformation. Panelists include: Dr. Keith Champagne, CWU Associate Dean of Student Development; Dr. Jay Ball, Assistant Director, CWU Theatre Arts; Anne Cubilie, Director, CWU Douglas Honors College; Dr. Mark Auslander, Associate Professor, CWU Anthropology. 6 p.m. in SURC 137B. Thursday, Feb. 12: ?A Long Nights Journey into Day? ? This documentary film showcases South Africa?s attempts to heal the wounds of apartheid. Playing continuous from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in SURC 137B. For more information, visit the CLCE in SURC room 260 or contact them at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.

02/09/2015 - Monday Movie Madness: "Dumb and Dumber To"

Thu, 2015-02-05 20:00
Two showings: 7 and 9:30 p.m. • SURC Theatre
Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA
Closed Captioning Available
Campus Activities • 509-963-1450 

02/10/2015 - Family Literacy Nights at CWU

Thu, 2015-02-05 20:00
In an effort to promote the literary arts and engage the CWU and Ellensburg youth and families, the Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) presents Family Literacy Nights Tuesday, Feb. 10, Thursday, Feb. 19 and Tuesday, Feb. 24 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Michaelson Hall room 126. These events are free and open to the public.
 
CWU teacher candidates enrolled in EDLT 321, Teaching Children's Literature, 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 please contact the CDSJ at 509-963-2127 or email diversity@cwu.edu.

02/09/2015 - Canadian Brass Concert

Wed, 2015-02-04 20:00
Musical excellence will combine with engaging stage presence as the world famous Canadian Brass quintet takes the stage at CWU. The public is invited to attend this concert Monday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Jerilyn S. McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 for CWU students and $10 for general admission and are available online at www.cwu.edu/tickets. Though the quintet plays traditional brass instruments, Canadian Brass brings new life to chamber music. Their repertoire spans from Baroque to Dixieland, and includes modern arrangements created especially for them. The five musicians have performed worldwide in the U.S., Canada, Japan, Australia, the Middle East, Europe and South America. While traveling, the group often offers masterclasses and works with students and young audiences as a way of bringing Canadian Brass? love of music to the next generation. Through their performances on ?The Tonight Show,? ?The Today Show,? ?Entertainment Tonight? and even ?Sesame Street,? Canadian Brass has become a household name. For more information, please contact the CWU Department of Music at 509-963-1216 or music@cwu.edu.

02/09/2015 - Monday Movie Madness: "Dumb and Dumber To"

Wed, 2015-02-04 20:00
Two showings: 7 and 9:30 p.m. • SURC Theatre
Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA
Closed Captioning Available
Campus Activities • 509-963-1450 

02/06/2015 - Clymer Museum- First Friday Art Walk

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:00

Opening Friday February 6, 2015
5:00-7:00PM
MAIN GALLERY

Hita von Mende

Naomi Gray

MCGIFFIN GALLERY
John Ford Clymer Originals

“Out of the Vault”

02/09/2015 - MyEllensburg.Com Mobile App Public Meeting

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:00
Watch out... Ellensburg, WA is going mobile!
Join the Tourism Committee and Daniel Todd from Affinity at 6:00pm on Feb. 9th for a meeting- open to the public- at Hampton Inn & Suites (2705 Triple Loop Dr. Ellensburg WA 98926) regarding the creation of the MyEllensburg.com Mobile Phone/Tablet Application

This meeting will discuss the following:
-How the local retailers, restaurant owners and local events can get involved
- Overall functionality of the Mobile App
- Overall tracking mechanisms of the Mobile App
- First Initial Draft of the Mobile App

For more information please contact: Amy McGuffin (509) 925-2002

02/06/2015 - First Friday Coffee Club

Mon, 2015-02-02 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
November First Friday Coffee Club is Sponsored and Hosted By Scott Rollins State Farm Insurance


 

02/06/2015 - First Friday Coffee Club

Mon, 2015-02-02 20:00
Mark your calendar now for February's First Friday Coffee Club at State Farm Insurance, Scott Rollins, brought to you by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce.  Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share your business with others in the community, and is free and open to any business in the county. For more information about First Friday Coffee Club , call 509-925-2002

02/07/2015 - Rodeo City Rollergirls home opener

Sun, 2015-02-01 20:00
The Rodeo City Rollergirls will face the Palouse River Rollers in our season home opener. This is our fifth season, and to thank our fans for their support over the years, tickets will be $5 to each home game all season.

02/07/2015 - Men's Basketball vs Saint Martin's : Hawaiin Night

Sun, 2015-02-01 20:00
Hawaiian Night - First 1000 fans get a FREE Lei, coupled with the Student Alumni Association
7 p.m. • Nicholson Pavilion • Free for students $/10/$8/$6
For tickets visit www.cwu.edu/tickets.
CWU Department of Athletics • www.wildcatsports.com • 509-963-1914
 

02/05/2015 - Men?s Basketball vs Western Oregon (Zillah Dribblers Halftime Performance)

Fri, 2015-01-30 20:00
Nicholson Pavilion • Free for students $/10/$8/$6    
For tickets visit www.cwu.edu/tickets.
CWU Department of Athletics • www.wildcatsports.com • 509-963-1914 • athletic@cwu.edu
 

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