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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 7 hours 18 min ago

11/09/2016 - Thorp STEM Night

Fri, 2016-11-04 20:00
Hands-on STEM activities for kids!

11/07/2016 - Red Week

Thu, 2016-11-03 20:00
Red Week Monday, Nov. 7 – Thursday, Nov. 10 $10 T-shirts | SURC Proceeds benefit Veteran charities Student-Veteran Panel Thursday, Nov. 10 | 4 p.m. SURC Pit | Free Open to the public Student veterans will share their personal stories and experiences as they transition from active duty to civilian life. This is part of the Red Week campaign, which will be from Monday Nov. 7 to Thursday Nov. 10. The panel will be held Thursday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit. The campaign is meant to raise awareness for student veterans and what it’s like to adjust from life as a soldier to a college student. Red shirts will be sold for $10 in the SURC during the first week of November and all proceeds will go to support veteran charities. The panel will be hosted by Ruben Cardenas and the Veterans Center. For more information, contact Ruben Cardenas, director of the Veterans Center, at 509-963-3028 or ruben.cardenas@cwu.edu.

11/03/2016 - Threa

Wed, 2016-11-02 20:00
Arpilleras, images created by stitching colorful fabric scraps onto a burlap backing, came to international attention during the violent period of military dictatorship in Chile (1973-1990), under the regime of General Augusto Pinochet. Created by mostly working class women, these works commemorate family members "disappeared" by the military and security forces, and depict the difficulties of everyday life under martial law. This talk will explore the history of arpilleras, their political importance, and how they act as a tool for social change.

11/05/2016 - FERIA DE RECURSOS PARA FAMILIAS HISPANAS (RESOURCE FAIR FOR HISPANIC FAMILIES)

Wed, 2016-11-02 20:00
FERIA DE RECURSOS PARA FAMILIAS HISPANAS (RESOURCE FAIR FOR HISPANIC FAMILIES) Sábado, 5 de noviembre del 2016 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. • Aproveche esta oportunidad inusual para conocer como a 30 agencias del gobierno y organizaciones sin fines de lucro dispuestas a ayudar a familias hispanas. • Acepte vacunos gratuitos para conservar la salud de los integrantes de su familia. • Disfrute una comida deliciosa (carne asada) a las 4:00 p.m. Sesiones informativas para assistir a su familia: • ¿Te gustaría saber más de lo que está pasando en inmigración? Cual es el camino a un estatus legal? ¿Cuáles son tus derechos sin importar tu estatus legal? • ¿Sabes cómo ayudar a tus hijos a alcanzar el éxito escolar? • ¿Te gustaría conocer más cómo fortalecer la fe en tu familia y estar unidos con amor y fe? ¡Todo en español! Lugar: 808 Magnolia Street (1 milla al este de Bi-Mart la Mountain View/Kittitas Highway). La Iglesia de Jesucristo de los Santos de los Últimos Días.

11/04/2016 - Board Game Nights

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00

11/05/2016 - First Saturday Birdwalk

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00

11/05/2016 - Ephrata Wine & Art Walk

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00
Enjoy a fun evening downtown Ephrata while enjoying local wine and artists. 

11/05/2016 - COMMUNITY YARD SALE – CITY OF KITTITAS

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00
Join us for our Community yard sale, rummage sale, garage sale, and swap meet all rolled up into one event. If you’d like to be a part of this event and reserve a 10 x 10 spot you may contact Lou at 509-929-3292. It’s a treasure hunters paradise. We also encourage homemade crafts and food vendors to participate with us. Give us a call and bring your own treasures to this event!

11/05/2016 - College of the Science Preview Day

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00
Our Visitation Program offers a variety of programs to help you explore Central. This preview day will feature the College of the Sciences. Come speak with staff from: Anthropology and Museum Studies, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geography, Geological Sciences, Law & Justice, Mathematics, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Science Education, Sociology Registration Required: https://cwu.askadmissions.net/Portal/EI/Registration?gid=623577d3770b7cf2d3403daf82bb2b90e84489&returnUrl=GroupUrl%3fgid%3d53045985d4d38e817e4f0e8e2fece14b97b362

11/05/2016 - Shopkins Swapkins

Tue, 2016-11-01 20:00

11/04/2016 - Day of the Dead

Mon, 2016-10-31 20:00
Procession: 5 p.m. | Dean Hall Lobby Opening Ceremony: 5:45 p.m. | SURC East Patio Festivities: 6 p.m. | SURC Ballroom Free | Open to the public Food under $5 available (cash only) Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a traditional Mexican two-day celebration following Halloween that is recognized and admired by many Hispanic and non-Hispanic cultures alike. It is a day to honor the lives of those who have passed, and the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) invites everyone to join in their celebrations Friday, Nov. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Participation in all activities is free and open to the public. A procession will begin at 5 p.m. in the Dean Hall Lobby. The Aztec Performers will kick-off Opening Ceremonies at 5:45 p.m. on the SURC East Patio. At 6 p.m. the Day of the Dead festivities will start in the SURC Ballroom. Attendees will experience live music, crafts, Aztec and Folkloric dance performers, la catrina and el catrin competitions and a photo booth. Mexican food vendors will be present with all options available for under $5, cash only.

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