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02/11/2015 - At the Clymer Museum and Gallery ~Featured artists are Naomi Gray and Hita Von Mende

Wed, 2015-02-11 20:00
Featured artists are Naomi Gray and Hita Von Mende
Now through the end of February

02/12/2015 - 3rd annual Mardi Gras Party

Wed, 2015-02-11 20:00
In conjunction with the Black Film Series, the CWU will host a Mardi Gras party Thursday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m. in Michaelsen Hall room 126. Free and open to the public, this event will feature music and cuisine complimenting the culture of New Orleans and its heritage and traditions. Attendees will enjoy a menu that features red beans and rice, creole gumbo, white beans and sausage, curry chicken, dirty-rice, bread and banana pudding, and much more! The Mardi Gras Party is sponsored by the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ), the Department of Africana and Black Studies, Students For The Dream and 88.1 The Burg. For more information, contact the CDSJ at 509-963-2127 or diversity@cwu.edu.

02/13/2015 - Cave B Cure the Winter Blues Series

Tue, 2015-02-10 20:00
Feb. 13th @ 5:00pm
Sip and Kiss-
Enjoy a romantic evening with your sweetie and homemade chocolates, tapas and blanc de blanc- Cost: $30.00 per person

When: Every other Friday (Beginning Jan 2nd)

Where: Cave B Estate Winery

Why: To get out of the house, of course!

How: All events hosted, reservations required

Contact Cave B by phoneat: (509) 785-3500 (ext. 0)

02/13/2015 - Central Theatre Ensemble Presents ?The Radio Dramas?

Tue, 2015-02-10 20:00
Candy Matson, P.I. ? The Cable Car Murder Richard Diamond, Private Detective ? The Gibson Murder Case Thursday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. McConnell Auditorium General Admission Adults $12, Students/Seniors $10, CWU Student w/ID $7 www.cwu.edu/tickets Candy is dandy, and Diamond is a girl's best friend. Candy Matson and Richard Diamond are wise cracking private detectives who headline a tasty live radio double bill of sparkling theatrical treats. From the clanging cable cars and precipitous hills of San Francisco to the rumbling subway and mean streets of New York, join Candy and Richard as they use humor, wit and guile to solve a couple of quirky murders and bring the killers to justice. Families of all ages can enjoy this production together. Children should be able to sit next to their parent quietly for at least 1 hour. For more information, contact the CWU Theatre Arts Department at 509-963-1273 or email theatre@cwu.edu Tickets can be purchased at www.cwu.edu/tickets Visit the Theatre Arts Department online at www.cwu.edu/theatre

02/14/2015 - Central Theatre Ensemble Presents ?The Radio Dramas?

Tue, 2015-02-10 20:00
Candy Matson, P.I. ? The Cable Car Murder Richard Diamond, Private Detective ? The Gibson Murder Case Thursday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. McConnell Auditorium General Admission Adults $12, Students/Seniors $10, CWU Student w/ID $7 www.cwu.edu/tickets Candy is dandy, and Diamond is a girl's best friend. Candy Matson and Richard Diamond are wise cracking private detectives who headline a tasty live radio double bill of sparkling theatrical treats. From the clanging cable cars and precipitous hills of San Francisco to the rumbling subway and mean streets of New York, join Candy and Richard as they use humor, wit and guile to solve a couple of quirky murders and bring the killers to justice. Families of all ages can enjoy this production together. Children should be able to sit next to their parent quietly for at least 1 hour. For more information, contact the CWU Theatre Arts Department at 509-963-1273 or email theatre@cwu.edu Tickets can be purchased at www.cwu.edu/tickets Visit the Theatre Arts Department online at www.cwu.edu/theatre

02/14/2015 - Women's Basketball vs Montana State Billings

Tue, 2015-02-10 20:00
Nicholson Pavilion • Free for students $8/$6
For tickets visit www.cwu.edu/tickets.
CWU Department of Athletics • www.wildcatsports.com • 509-963-1914
 

02/14/2015 - Central Theatre Ensemble Presents ?The Radio Dramas?

Tue, 2015-02-10 20:00
Candy Matson, P.I. ? The Cable Car Murder Richard Diamond, Private Detective ? The Gibson Murder Case Thursday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. McConnell Auditorium General Admission Adults $12, Students/Seniors $10, CWU Student w/ID $7 www.cwu.edu/tickets Candy is dandy, and Diamond is a girl's best friend. Candy Matson and Richard Diamond are wise cracking private detectives who headline a tasty live radio double bill of sparkling theatrical treats. From the clanging cable cars and precipitous hills of San Francisco to the rumbling subway and mean streets of New York, join Candy and Richard as they use humor, wit and guile to solve a couple of quirky murders and bring the killers to justice. Families of all ages can enjoy this production together. Children should be able to sit next to their parent quietly for at least 1 hour. For more information, contact the CWU Theatre Arts Department at 509-963-1273 or email theatre@cwu.edu Tickets can be purchased at www.cwu.edu/tickets Visit the Theatre Arts Department online at www.cwu.edu/theatre

02/12/2015 - Central Theatre Ensemble Presents ?The Radio Dramas?

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:00
Central Theatre Ensemble Presents ?The Radio Dramas? Candy Matson, P.I. ? The Cable Car Murder Richard Diamond, Private Detective ? The Gibson Murder Case Feb 12 and 13 @ 7:30PM Feb 14 @ 2PM and 7:30PM McConnell Auditorium General Admission Adults $12, Students/Seniors $10, CWU Student w/ID $7 www.cwu.edu/tickets Candy is dandy, and Diamond is a girl's best friend. Candy Matson and Richard Diamond are wise cracking private detectives who headline a tasty live radio double bill of sparkling theatrical treats. From the clanging cable cars and precipitous hills of San Francisco to the rumbling subway and mean streets of New York, join Candy and Richard as they use humor, wit and guile to solve a couple of quirky murders and bring the killers to justice. Families of all ages can enjoy this production together. Children should be able to sit next to their parent quietly for at least 1 hour. For more information, contact the CWU Theatre Arts Department at 509-963-1273 or email theatre@cwu.edu Visit the Theatre Arts Department online at www.cwu.edu/theatre

02/13/2015 - Spirit of the West - A Cowboy Gathering

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:00
Spirit of the West - A Cowboy Gathering.  A celebration of music, poetry, and art in Ellensburg, WA.

02/12/2015 - Sparrow Night at CWU Women's Basketball Game

Sun, 2015-02-08 20:00
The CWU Women?s Basketball team will be dedicating their game to all of the local Sparrow children of Central Washington Sparrow Clubs USA at 7 p.m. on February 12, 2015 in the CWU Nicholson Pavilion, The upcoming Sparrow Night will be honoring Anthony, Avory, Adrian and Daniel. We will have lots of fun games and prizes throughout the night!

02/12/2015 - Women's Basketball vs Seattle Pacific

Sun, 2015-02-08 20:00
Nicholson Pavilion • Free for students $8/$6
For tickets visit www.cwu.edu/tickets.
CWU Department of Athletics • www.wildcatsports.com • 509-963-1914
 

02/11/2015 - CWU Pays Tribute to Nelson Mandela: Panel Discussion on ?Sports, Race and Social

Sat, 2015-02-07 20:00
Join the CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 6 p.m. in Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) room 137B as they pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, late president of South Africa and social advocate for the country?s independence from apartheid, by hosting a panel to discuss ?Sports, Race and Social Justice: Reflecting on Nelson Mandela?s Legacy.? Panelists will reflect on lessons learned from Nelson Mandela and on non-violent action for social transformation with the discussion of panelists, which 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. Free and open to the public, this event offers attendees an opportunity to honor Mandela while also providing an educational perspective on South Africa?s apartheid era and its effects on the country. For more information, visit the CLCE in SURC room 260 or contact them at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.

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 

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