CWUCalendarCalendar Day Family Festival, April 21Sat, 21 Apr 2018 9:00:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Fine & Performing Arts,Other<p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="earth day poster" src="/museum/sites/" style="width: 500px; height: 773px;">Join us for the sixth annual Earth Day Family Festival at the Museum of Culture and Environment! This free, family friendly event features activities and information from local groups and clubs.</p><p>MUSIC, FOOD, DANCE PERFORMANCES, FACE PAINTING, FUN ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES, AND REPTILES &amp; AMPHIBIANS!</p><p>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 Nation Fisheries, and much more!</p><p>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.</p><p>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 for more information or call us at (509) 963-2313</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p style="text-align: center;">Tuesday, October 241508880574Salmon Run 5k/10k and kid's run, April 21Sat, 21 Apr 2018 10:00:00Sports & Recreation<p>A fun run for the whole family! Celebrating Earth Day and our favorite anadromous fish - the salmon.&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="Salmon Run logo - foot print with fish and planet inside" src="/museum/sites/" style="width: 600px; height: 600px;"></p><p>NEW COURSE for 2018! The course is run on and around the Central Washington University campus, beginning and ending in front of Dean Hall. The 10K course is two loops of the 5K course.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Registration for the 5k and 10k includes water on the course, refreshments after the race, and a t-shirt for those who register early.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>5K - $20.00</p><p>10K - $25.00</p><p>CWU Student 5k - $15</p><p>CWU Student 10k - $20</p><p>Small Fry kid's dash - Free (day of registration only)</p><p><a href=";t=tix&amp;vqitq=954c4520-32f7-4288-81d6-4e6526ad8b98&amp;vqitp=98491ea9-9898-4453-a91c-3198799a136e&amp;vqitts=1519259031&amp;vqitc=vendini&amp;vqite=itl&amp;vqitrt=Safetynet&amp;vqith=27cc0d1e6c3df5b6082285caa0ee7ccc">Registration now available! </a>Register online or in person at the CWU Welcome Center or Wildcat Store in the SURC. Day of registration will be available, cash or check only.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><u>Schedule of Events, 4/21/2018</u></p><p>9:00 a.m - Packet pick up and day of registration opens</p><p>10:00 a.m. - 5k/10k race start</p><p>11:15 a.m. - Kid's run</p><p>11:30 a.m. - Awards presentation</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Sponsors include the CWU Wildcat Shop, Starbucks Coffee Company, IHOP, McDonalds, the Yakima Basin Integrated Plan, the Kittitas Reclamation District, and the Yakama Nation Fisheries.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Sponsorship opportunities still available. Email or 509-963-2313 for more information.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>As always, this event happens on the same day as the annual Earth Day Family Festival, which includes more than 20 organizations offering family friendly activities and information about sustainability and environmental awareness.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Proceeds support education and outreach initiatives at the Museum of Culture and Environment.</p>Tuesday, October 241508880775