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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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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

04/14/2018 - Art of the Earth

Tue, 2018-03-27 20:00
Art of the Earth-Saturday April 14th 2018, 4:00pm-6:00pm Please join us at Gallery One, Ellensburg WA for a fun evening to support the Washington Outdoor School in celebration of the earth. Art exhibits will be on display, Appetizers, Beverages, Children's activities and live music. A silent and live auction will be occurring during the event with wonderful items donated by both Roslyn and Ellensburg Businesses. Tickets $25-adults, $10-Children. For more information about the Washington Outdoor School visit our facebook page or website www.waoutdoorschool.org or email us at waoutdoorschool@gmail.com.

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