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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 23 hours 27 min ago

04/13/2019 - The Kids We Lose Documentary Screening

Sat, 04/06/2019 - 20:00
Description:This movie screening is cosponsored by the LWV and Kittitas County Public Health Department's Developmental Disabilities Program. It is a 90 minute movie about children with behavioral challenges and the struggles faced by parents, educators, mental health clinicians and law enforcement in trying to help these kids without further traumatizing or brutalizing them. Please join us! Doors will open at 12:30, movie starts at 1:15pm. There will be a discussion following the movie.

04/13/2019 - Farm to Table Grange Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner

Sat, 04/06/2019 - 20:00
Come out to the Grange Saturday, April 13 and join us in Celebrating Local Youth, Agriculture and Business with a Farm to Table Dinner featuring a traditional pig roast with all the trimmings.  We want to thank Frank Bacon at Bacon’s Homegrown Pork in Ellensburg for providing the hog which will be slow-roasted by James Jones at Smokey’s Bar-B-Que in South Cle Elum.  Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. We are pleased to welcome Tom Dent, our State Representative for the 13th district, and Judy Hossner, our Washington State Grange representative for Washington Agriculture in the Classroom, as keynote speakers.  We will also hear from our 2018 scholarship recipients during the dinner.  Our Grange Ladies are providing baked goods to raffle off, tickets will be sold by our 2018 recipients.  You could go home with a delicious apple pie or yummy cheesecake! Every year we raise money for Grange scholarships for Kittitas County students.  Every penny raised goes to the Scholarship Fund!  Tickets are $20 and are available by calling me at 509-304-5313 or 509-857-2580 or reply back to me with the number of tickets you would like to reserve along with your contact information.  We need to pre-sale tickets as space is limited at the Grange.  If you are unable to attend the dinner but would like to make a tax-deductible donation, you can send your donation to Swauk-Teanaway Grange, P. O. Box 401, Cle Elum, WA  98922. 

04/13/2019 - Live Music at Cle Elum Eagles

Sat, 04/06/2019 - 20:00
Bakersfield Mafia plays the Eagles!
Live music at the Cle Elum Eagles #649 every Saturday night at 8pm, on the LARGEST dance floor in Kittitas County!   The Eagles, a great place to meet fun, like minded folks. And, it's a Washington State, Federal 501c3 organization, with People helping People First and Foremost. Come Join the FUN!!!

04/11/2019 - ERHOF Whiskey Tasting Fundraiser

Fri, 04/05/2019 - 20:09
Please join us for our 2nd annual Whiskey Tasting Fundraiser featuring Heritage Distilling Company. Appetizers complimenting the variety of whiskey flavors generously provided by Heritage Distilling Company will be served. Bottles of these whiskeys will be available for purchase with all of the proceeds going to support the Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame. An alternative selection of beverages will be available for those with non-whiskey preferences. You must be 21 years of age or older to attend.

04/12/2019 - The Social Hour Comedy Showcase

Fri, 04/05/2019 - 20:09
Join The Social Hour Comedy at The PUB by Iron Horse Brewery for a night of comedy with headliner Michael Glatzmaier, featuring Deece Casillas, and hosted by Tony Russell. Doors open at 6:00pm and show starts at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $10 and space is limited! Michael has been performing his improvised musical standup act across the country and Canada for years, performing at Bumpershoot, the Seattle International Comedy Competition, The World Series of Comedy, and more. He recently recorded his first "Mostly Improvised". Mostly Improvised is a musical comedy act in which suggestions are taken from the audience and then turned into improvised songs on the spot. A standup comic and writer from L.A., Deece has been making his way across the Northwest, bringing his unique brand of cynicism to every town along the way A regular at The Spokane Comedy Club, Tacoma Comedy Club, and Jokers Comedy Club, you can find him doing standup, as well as his monthly shows: The Drink N' Debate, Comedy Wars, and live talk show, The Social Hour After Dark, and he is also host of the weekly podcast, The Social Hour. In his time in comedy he's worked with comedy greats such as Whitney CUmmings, Kevin Smith, Mike Epps, Dan Cummins, Jamie Kennedy, Carlos Mencia, Kyle Kinane, and more. And for more info on the show visit The Social Hour, or www.DeeceComedy.com.

04/11/2019 - DISNEY INSTITUTE - Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 20:00

THE KITTITAS COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HOSTS
DISNEY INSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSE

presented by Central Washington University

BACKGROUND: Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, “Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence,” to Ellensburg.

The one-day event will allow area professionals begin to understand the power of leadership values, discover how customer loyalty can be established, and gain insight into how organizational culture is strengthened. Participants can learn how systems and processes can make exceptional customer service achievable and explore how to integrate personal creativity and organizational processes to support continuous improvement within their organization. This day of Disney Institute training uses business insights and time-tested examples from Disney parks and resorts worldwide to inspire individuals and organizations to enhance their own customer experience using Disney principles as their guide.

WHAT: “Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence” hosted by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce

WHEN: Thursday, April 11th, 2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

WHERE: Central Washington University,
                Student Union and Recreation Center Ballroom
                400 E University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926

CONTACT: For more information regarding “Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence” please contact:

Jarred Fudacz
Events, Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
509-925-2002
Jarred@KittitasCountyChamber.com

Paula Keane
Account Manager, Disney Institute
407-566-6275
Paula.Keane@Disney.com

04/11/2019 - Early Learning Coalition in Ellensburg

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 20:00
"Farmers Market Fun"
  • 18 free Parent-Child Events in Ellensburg and Kittitas
  • Learning Through Play
  • Free books and tool kits for home learning
  • Learn about Developmental Milestones
  • For kids through age 5 and their parents; older siblings welcome!
The Kittitas County Early Learning Coalition is a group of individuals and organizations dedicated to creating early learning programs and events in Kittitas County.

04/10/2019 - Hospice Friends Open House & Ribbon Cutting

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 20:09
Come to Hospice Friend's Open House for their new office on April 10th, open from 9am-4pm.

Ribbon Cutting at noon. 

Food served between 11:30 and 1:00pm

Social Media winners will be announced and presented giftcards at noon.

04/10/2019 - Star Wars X-Wing & Armada

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 20:09

04/10/2019 - Dance Lessons at the Eagles

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 20:09
Free dance lessons at the Eagles every Wednesday 

04/05/2019 - Cascade Cow Cutters

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 20:01

04/09/2019 - Kittitas Valley League of Women Voters Program Featuring FISH Food Bank

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 20:01
Join the Kittitas Valley League of Women Voters at noon Tuesday, April 9th at Ellensburg Pasta Company for a program about FISH Food Bank. Gayl Curtiss will talk about the food bank, its services and upcoming changes. The noon program is free to the public. To learn more about League, visit www.kittitasleague.org.

04/01/2019 - Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility Opening Day

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 20:10
Join us for the first day of the 2019 Season at the Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility Renewable Energy Center! The visitors center has various informative and detailed displays, the views are stunning, and there will be tours that go into the base of an operational wind turbine at 10 am and at 2 pm! Bring a jacket, it may be chilly!

04/06/2019 - Earth Month Celebration

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 20:10
Welcome to the 2019 season at the Renewable Energy Center! Enjoy a free family friendly day filled with fun kid's earth month crafts, nature walks, tours, snacks, and energy efficiency information for your home!

9am Kid's Activity: Paint a Personal Recycling Bin or Hard hat
10am Wind Turbine Tour
11am Kids' Activity: Plant Seeds in a Recycled Planter
12pm Nature Walk- Learn about native wildlife and plants
1pm Wind 101 Presentation
2pm Wind Turbine Tour
3pm Kid's Activity: Create a Window Hawk Silhouette

04/08/2019 - Yoga at the Cle Elum Eagles

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 20:10
Yoga Every Monday at the Eagles! 

04/06/2019 - Craft Club Annual Spring Bazaar

Sat, 03/30/2019 - 20:09
Live music "Rusty Cage" Singing all the great Johnny Cash Songs

04/01/2019 - Yoga at the Cle Elum Eagles

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 20:02
Yoga Every Monday at the Eagles! 

04/01/2019 - Kittitas County Genealogical Society Meeting

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 20:02
The Monday, April 1st meeting of the Kittitas County Genealogical Society (KCGS) will feature a presentation by member Erik Bakke. He will make us more knowledgeable about how to pursue our 2019 Genealogical Resolutions. At our January 2019 meeting, KCGS members were asked to write down one genealogical resolution they planned to work on during 2019. Erik will give us some ideas on how to pursue (and stay on task) fulfilling those resolutions. Our April 1st meeting will begin at 7:00 pm at the KCGS Library at 413 N. Main Street (Suite L) in Ellensburg. Guests are welcome. Hope to see you there!

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