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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 17 hours 39 min ago

08/09/2017 - Discovering Personal Negative Notions, Motivation for Success

Mon, 2017-07-31 20:00
This class will provide a fresh and updated view of the aging process while defining the differences between primary and secondary aging. Students will learn about misconceptions surrounding aging in different settings such as in the media and medical community, and how these perspectives can be positively altered. This class will offer every day wisdom about aging well to allow students the tools and resources to set goals to facilitate positive aging for a happy and healthy future. At the end of each week, instructor Laura Attaway will provide Wise Bits and some "homework" to aid students in being more aware of their day which is the first step towards positive change. Four Weeks – 4 topics: Week 1 – Standards of Aging, Primary vs. Secondary Aging Week 2 – Managing Media Myths about Aging Week 3 – Medical Community Perspectives & the Negative Spin on Aging Week 4 – Discovering your personal negative preconceptions & bias towards aging and how to get motivated to succeed Cost: $10 each session

08/09/2017 - KittitasWorks Job Club

Sun, 2017-07-30 20:00

08/06/2017 - Roslyn Sunday Market

Fri, 2017-07-28 20:00

08/07/2017 - STEM Cats! Week 5

Fri, 2017-07-28 20:00
Digital Storytellers! (For ages 11-14:) From the Hunger Games to Harry Potter we all love a great story. Whether you want to rewrite the ending to Star Wars, add yourself to a Divergent tale, or create a new adventure about your friends - any topic is possible in this class! Start with a concept, design the storyboard, add some dialogue, and watch as the characters in your imagination come to life in your first graphic novel! Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Lego Comics: Design Your Own Adventure! (For ages 8-10) In this LEGO adventure YOU are the star! Pick your favorite LEGO genre or create an alternate universe to create a digital illustrated story or graphic novel. Whether you want to fight alongside Superheroes, create a Minecraft story, hang with the Nexo Knights, or go into space with Rey and Finn, the only requirement is that you put yourself in the story! All students will end the class with a digital comic book that can be shared with friends and family on a password protected website! Students will work in teams for most of the program.

08/04/2017 - Fishy Friday!

Thu, 2017-07-27 20:00

08/05/2017 - Roslyn Art Festival

Thu, 2017-07-27 20:00

08/05/2017 - First Saturday Birdwalk

Thu, 2017-07-27 20:00

08/05/2017 - Summer Kid's Activities

Thu, 2017-07-27 20:00

Need something to keep the kid’s busy this summer break? Join us for our summer activity series for fun projects like: Sail Cars, Wind Turbine Watercolor, Solar Ovens, Weather Stations, Petroglyphs, Sail Boats, and more. See our Facebook events for more details on each date.

08/04/2017 - First Friday Coffee Club

Wed, 2017-07-26 20:00
Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce for First Friday Coffee Club hosted by Kittitas Valley Event Center. Don't forget your business cards for the door prize drawing!

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!

08/02/2017 - Medical Community Perspectives & the Negative Spin on Aging

Mon, 2017-07-24 20:00
Wisdom For Aging Well This class will provide a fresh and updated view of the aging process while defining the differences between primary and secondary aging. Students will learn about misconceptions surrounding aging in different settings such as in the media and medical community, and how these perspectives can be positively altered. This class will offer every day wisdom about aging well to allow students the tools and resources to set goals to facilitate positive aging for a happy and healthy future. At the end of each week, instructor Laura Attaway will provide Wise Bits and some "homework" to aid students in being more aware of their day which is the first step towards positive change. Four Weeks – 4 topics: Week 1 – Standards of Aging, Primary vs. Secondary Aging Week 2 – Managing Media Myths about Aging Week 3 – Medical Community Perspectives & the Negative Spin on Aging Week 4 – Discovering your personal negative preconceptions & bias towards aging and how to get motivated to succeed Cost: $10 each session

08/04/2017 - First Friday Art Walk

Mon, 2017-07-24 20:00

08/02/2017 - KittitasWorks Job Club

Sun, 2017-07-23 20:00

07/31/2017 - STEM Cats! App Adventures

Sat, 2017-07-22 20:00
Central Washington University's Continuing Education department is excited to introduce STEM Cats – A Digital Arts Summer Camp for ages 8 to 14! Week 4: Continue your quest to make the next viral app! Whether you want to move past the basic techniques learned in App Attack or want to jump right in, we are ready for you! Students will choose from a selection of different web-based (HTML5) mobile apps and explore more in-depth programming concepts. Student projects will be accessible on a Black Rocket site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. No prior experience is necessary and students do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

07/30/2017 - Roslyn Sunday Market

Fri, 2017-07-21 20:00

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