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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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04/27/2018 - Grand Opening - Merit Resources

Sat, 2018-04-21 20:00
Merit Resource Services is proud to announce their Grand Opening Celebration! Open House from 12pm - 3pm, ribbon cutting at 12:15! Snacks, drinks, and giveaways!

05/01/2018 - Elmview Open Interviews

Sat, 2018-04-21 20:00
Join us at Elmview for open interviews from 12-4pm, bring your resume and your best attitude, and have the chance to join a team of individuals hoping to build the community.

05/04/2018 - First Friday Coffee Club

Sun, 2018-04-15 20:00
Join us for First Friday Coffee Club 

May 4 from 9:00AM - 10:00AM
At Caliber Home Loans
703 N Water Street
Ellensburg, WA 98926

The First Friday Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share business with others in the community; its free and open to any business in the county. Enjoy coffee, treats, and don't forget your business cards for the door prize!

Brought to you by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce

05/04/2018 - Fishy Friday!

Sun, 2018-04-15 20:00

04/28/2018 - Experience Eventing & DX

Fri, 2018-04-13 20:00
--REGISTRATIONS DUE APRIL 20--

This fun, encouraging weekend is designed to introduce new people to the discipline of eventing and to help riders with eventing experience improve their skills and confidence. Friday and Saturday sessions will allow the trainers to assess horse and rider capabilities and build on those skills, while Sunday's DX test is an opportunity to be judged doing dressage and jumping tests, with the combined score determining the placings in each division.

05/01/2018 - Veterans Resource Conference

Thu, 2018-04-12 20:00
One day event to bring Veterans resources from across the state to CWU. Guest speakers will be present to speak on specific veterans-related topics. The VSOs that will be present at the resource lunch will be WWP, Team Rubicon, Yakima Vet Center, VFW, Kittitas County Veterans Coalition, HopeSource, WorkSource, CWU Career Services, CWU Disability Services, and CWU SMACC.

04/28/2018 - Downtown Cleanup

Wed, 2018-04-11 20:00
Swinging into Spring Date: April 28 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Where: Ellensburg Downtown >>>Meet at the SURC East Patio | Walking Downtown at 9 a.m. >>>FREE lunch & transportation included >>>T-Shirt Deadline: March 29 Volunteers with the Central Washington University’s (CWU) Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) will join forces with the Ellensburg Downtown Association and the City of Ellensburg to prepare the city for its upcoming busy months. All hands are on deck as plants are spruced up, alleyways are swept, and other town areas are cleaned. By the time volunteers are finished, Ellensburg will be transformed into its fresh and bright atmosphere, ready for the sunshine we’ve all been waiting for. Register online through the CWU CLCE website or stop by SURC 256. Stay up to date with this event and more Earth Month activities on the CLCE Facebook Page.

04/30/2018 - Come and Eat at IHOP

Wed, 2018-04-11 20:00
Central Washington Disability Resources is having a Come and eat with us and support the cause at Ihop on April 30th from 4 pm to 8 pm. Ihop will donate 20% of profit that is donated to CWDR. As an organization founded by and for people with disabilities, Central WA Disability Resources strives to understand the challenges faced by individuals with disabilities. And could really use so extra money to cover the cost of different trips that CWDR provides to our consumers, such as the Zoo trip which will take place later this year. Please RSVP at https://www.groupraise.com/events/59785-central-washington-disability-resources-at-ihop. Thank you. 

04/11/2018 - Women, Wine, & Whatever

Mon, 2018-04-09 20:00
Hey ladies, join us for an evening of networking and socializing! Enjoy spending time with new & old friends at different locations in our community every month.

This month we will be at Gard Vintners! Take advantage of this AWESOME deal: buy a bottle of Don Isidro, Freyja, AND Vaucluse, get 30% off all three! That's basically buying two bottles, and getting one for the cost of tax!

Women, Wine & Whatever is a monthly networking event for the fabulous women of Kittitas County. Enjoy drinks with a great group of women while we discussing our frustrations, successes, personal and professional lives, and goals.

04/22/2018 - MotherDirt

Sun, 2018-04-08 20:00
FREE family fun event Kids get your hands dirty experiencing earth friendly activities that you can do at home. learn to compost play with worms make art out of recyclables book exchange (bring 5, take 5) start a flower garden for bees cooking for kids make recycled shopping bags story time with Mrs. Sue face painting by Allison live music by Twin Creeks and more fun

04/27/2018 - Quilters in the Valley Quilt Show

Sun, 2018-04-08 20:00
Spring into Quilts quilt show sponsored by Quilters in the Valley Quilt Guild. Over 200 quilts on display, vendors and Quilts of Valor. Featured quilter, JB McCrary, displaying over 30 Dolly quilts. Drawing for a batik queen size quilt.

04/21/2018 - The MCE's Annual Salmon Run 5k/10k

Sat, 2018-04-07 20:00
When: Saturday, April 21, 2018 What: Salmon Run 5k/10k and Kid's Run Cost: $20 for students $25 for non-students Come join the MCE at our annual fun run for the whole family! 5k/10k starts at 10:00 am with the free kid's run beginning at 11:15 am. Get environmental at the free Earth Day Family Festival happening concurrently. This event is sponsored by the MCE, The CWU Wildcat Shop, CWU Recreation, Starbucks Coffee Company, IHOP, McDonalds, Kittitas Reclamation District, Yakima Basin Integrated Plan, and Yakama Nation Fisheries. For more information contact the MCE at Museum@cwu.edu or (509) 963-2313 or http://www.cwu.edu/museum/salmon-run-5k10k-and-kids-run-0 Salmon Run Shoeprint Logo by Hailey McGraw.

04/21/2018 - The MCE's Annual Earth Day Family Festival

Fri, 2018-04-06 20:00
JOIN US FOR A WHOLE DAY OF FAMILY FUN! MUSIC, FOOD, DANCE PERFORMANCES, FACE PAINTING, FUN ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES, AND REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS! Booths by Hopesource, KRD, Thorp Mill, Washington State Parks, OUR Environment, Puget Sound Energy, CWU Community Garden, CWU Bike nights, Primate Awareness Network, CWU Greenhouse, Kittitas Public Health, CWU Biology Club, Yakama Nationa Fisheries, and much more! FREE document shred and FREE drug take-back located in the 0-5 parking lot behind Dean Hall, provided by RSVP and the Sheriff's Department from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. This event is sponsored by the MCE, Yakama Nation Fisheries, IHOP, McDonalds, Starbucks Coffee Company, Kittitas Reclamation District, Yakima Basin Integrated Plan, and the CWU Wildcat Shop. Email museum@cwu.edu for more information or call us at (509) 963-2313

04/19/2018 - H20MG! Making Sense of Water Scarcity in an Insecure World

Thu, 2018-04-05 20:00
Humanities Washington presents a free discussion on water scarcity featuring speaker, Rachel Cardone, economist, and policy maker. It feels like not a day goes by without a story in the news that relates to some water issue. Whether it's lead in schools, drought in California, or dwindling snowpack in Washington, water scarcity is a challenge that needs our attention--now. In this talk, participants learn about water scarcity and its effects both globally and at local levels here in Washington State. Participants are challenged to consider how they value water in its different used, and explore whether taking an ethical approach to water issues changes how we manage and govern water on our increasingly thirsty and crowded planet. Event begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, April 19th. This event is free and open to the public. For more information contact the MCE at Museum@cwu.edu or (509) 963-2313.

04/20/2018 - Soup Line Benefit

Thu, 2018-04-05 20:00
Join us for a casual evening of soup, art and friends to benefit our ceramics program. This annual event offers a great time sit down with your neighbors, eat some tasty food, and enjoy a laugh together while being entertained by local musicians. We’ll have an array of beautiful, handmade, ceramic bowls filled with a variety of tasty, homemade soups made by Gallery One’s Board of Directors and volunteers. The meal is accompanied by fresh breads and soft drinks and wine or beer for purchase with cookies for dessert.

04/05/2018 - Opening Reception for The Living Room exhibit at the MCE

Mon, 2018-04-02 20:00
What can the living room--a supposedly mundane space--tell us about the human condition? On April 5th, the MCE celebrates The Living Room, a new exhibition featuring photographs (by local artist, Rob Fraser) of living rooms within our community. Please join the MCE staff, students, and faculty as we open the exhibit with a celebration, including live music from the local band Cadence and refreshments! Event begins at 5:30 pm. This is a free event and is open to the public. For more information contact the MCE at Museum@cwu.edu or (509) 963-2313

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