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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 3 hours 42 min ago

04/21/2018 - 17th Annual Durr Road Clean Up

3 hours 42 min ago
Join the Kittitas County Field and Stream Club for their 17th Annual Durr Road Clean-Up. Join them on the Durr Road at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Wenas Wildlife Area. Call 509-968-4532 for more information or visit kittitasfieldandtream.org 

04/21/2018 - 5th Annual Cameroon Dinner

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We invite you to the BawaHealth Initiative Cameroon Dinner at Aviator Lane, off Kittitas HWY (between Rd. 6 and N. Ferguson Rd.). Requested donation for dinner is $40 for Adults & $5 for Kids (5-15 yrs) for advance tickets purchased prior to April 20. Tickets at the door are $50 for adults.

Funds for the Cause of Health
All proceeds support the construction of a Primary Health Clinic in the village of Bawa, Cameroon, Africa. Purchase Tickets by calling 509 962 8472 or 509 925 1788

An Evening Filled with Events
The Traditional Cameroon Dinner will also be accompanied by a Presentation on the mission of health being undertaken by the Bawa Health Initiative by co-founder Dr. Blaise Dondji, PhD., Co-founder & Biology Professor at CWU.

Dine as they do in Cameroon
The traditional meal will be shared by all who wish to partake:

Cameroon Dinner Menu
Peanut Soup
Peanut base, seasoned with tomato, mushrooms, garlic, onion & parsley
Riz Bouilli
Slow-cooked rice, with mixed vegetables and seasoned with sauté onion & tomato
Fufu
Fresh Mushrooms & sauté spinach served with boiled corn meal
Poulet Braisé
Seasoned grilled chicken drumstick with mild or hot spice
Frites de Plantain
Fried ripe/sweet plantains
Free Wine
Dessert
Oranges, watermelon, strawberries and brownies
Cameroon Coffee, Cameroon Tea & Juice

04/26/2018 - Distracted Driving Presentation

3 hours 42 min ago
Did you know that April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month? Join Kittitas Valley Healthcare for a community presentation on the importance of being fully aware while driving with CHCW's Dr. Annaliese Stone. Don't miss out on this informative talk and a chance to win a gas card!

04/27/2018 - Grand Opening - Merit Resources

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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

3 hours 42 min ago
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

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