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08/14/2017 - STEM Cats! Code Breakers

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sun, 2017-08-06 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 6: Calling all future coders, programmers, & designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg of the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

08/12/2017 - Dirtbag Carnival

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sat, 2017-08-05 20:00
Iron Horse Brewery is putting on a carnival. Sort of. Beer. Music. Food. Carnival-like games. Beer, Music, Food. You know the drill. Come hang out with us, embrace your inner "joe dirt", and pop some balloons with a dart or sign up for the hotdog eating contest. Must be 21+ for entry.

08/12/2017 - Perseid Star Party

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sat, 2017-08-05 20:00
Looking for a laid back location for star gazing and watching the Perseid Meteor Shower? The Renewable Energy Center will be open after hours with extra tours, snacks, and kid's activities. Bring a chair and stake out your spot on the patio. In order to avoid disrupting the star gazing with your headlights, please plan on arriving by 9:30pm. Note: Due to the moonrise being early in the night, meteor viewing conditions are not ideal, but we plan on having a great night star gazing anyway!
RSVP Required: wildhorse@pse.com

Kid's Activites: 7:30-9:30pm
Twilight Turbine Tour: 7:30 & 8:00pm
Star Gazing: 9:30pm-12:00am

Sunset at 8:17pm. Astronomical twilight at 10pm. Moonrise at 11pm

08/12/2017 - Krusin'Kittitas

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Thu, 2017-08-03 20:00
CAR SHOW WITH PARADE AT 2:30PM BURNOUTS AFTER PARADE. -KITTITAS

08/12/2017 - Iron Horse Brewery's Dirtbag Carnival

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Thu, 2017-08-03 20:00
Silly games. Live music. Beer. Dress like a dirtbag for a bonus surprise.

08/11/2017 - Summer Cinema at the Gorge

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Wed, 2017-08-02 20:00
The Pearly Whites are proud to partner with Quincy Valley School for an outdoor movie at The Gorge Amphitheater, thanks to Live Nation! This year's event will consist of concessions and an outdoor showing of the 1982 blockbuster hit E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (Rated PG). All proceeds will benefit both Quincy Valley School and Seattle Children's Hospital! So mark your calendars for Friday August 11th, gates open at 7PM. Come grab a spot on the grass, purchase some yummy snacks from our concession stands and watch the sunset. The movie will begin at dusk. Entry is FREE however you must purchase a $20 parking pass good for maximum 6 people per vehicle. Absolutely no pets, personal food, drinks, or coolers allowed.

08/09/2017 - Women, Wine & Whatever

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2017-07-31 20:00
Come join us ladies! Enjoy spending time with new & old friends at different locations in our community every month.

This month, we will be at the Palace Cafe Saloon. Entrance is off of 4th, directly behind the restaurant. Come check out this historic saloon, and enjoy the company of other professional women in the area!

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.

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

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - 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

08/07/2017 - STEM Cats! Week 5

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - 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.

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