Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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Interested in picking up knitting? This course offers choices of simple, guided knit projects (scarf, potholder, set of coasters, etc.) to work on during class. Gain a breadth of skills and tips that will be useful for tackling future projects, such as learning to knit and purl, casting on and binding off, doing corrections, and anything in between! Become comfortable pairing yarn with needles, measuring gauge, and reading patterns. Find success in personal knitting endeavors, and discover the benefits that knitting has to offer.
Brooks Library 288 • Free Come one, come all – families with children! The CWU Center for Diversity & Social Justice and the Education Department host a series of Family Literacy Nights every quarter with the goal of getting children excited about reading. Families are invited to bring their children to read from a variety of books with CWU literacy students. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided and each child will get to take home a book of their choosing. Family Literacy Night is a great opportunity for non-traditional students with families to get involved with Central’s community and meet new people. Unable to attend? No worries! There is one more scheduled for Feb. 28!
Brooks Library 288 • Free Come one, come all – families with children! The CWU Center for Diversity & Social Justice and the Education Department host a series of Family Literacy Nights every quarter with the goal of getting children excited about reading. Families are invited to bring their children to read from a variety of books with CWU literacy students. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided and each child will get to take home a book of their choosing. Family Literacy Night is a great opportunity for non-traditional students with families to get involved with Central’s community and meet new people.
This year the KXLE Home Show is bringing you a Food Truck Rally featuring the following fare: Blissful Bites - Sweet treats! Mini doughnuts with dipping sauces, shave ice... The Burnout Pit - Grilling up burgers, BLTs, pulled pork sandwiches, Philly cheese steak, hot dogs... 5 Salsas - Your favorite Mexican food! Tacos, tortas, asada, quesadillas... Groovin' Grounds - Serving snacks and D&M Coffee, hot, iced, or blended! Kim's Got Smoke - Classic BBQ and twists on favorites: Ribs, smoked chicken, pulled pork nachos... Henry's Kettle Corn - Sweet, salty, and freshly popped Iron Horse Brewery - Delicious Local Brews March 4th: 10am-5pm March 5th: 10am-4pm Tickets at the gate--all admission fees go to local charity
Learn all about 3D printing in a hands-on course that shows you how to create and print 3D files for both career and home-use applications. Find out about the machines, methods, and materials used in the 3D printing industry, learn to use software for rendering 3D shapes, and fashion your own creations using techniques that will unlock your creative and inventive potential in the exciting new field of additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping.
Home Business and Garden Show with up to 80 vendors
Parent's Night Out Friday, March 3 Friday, April 14 Friday, May 12 Take a night off and let our trained Camp C-Woo counselors supervise your kid(s), making for a fun evening for everyone. Registration is $20. Camp C-Woo is intended for children ages 6 to 11. Parent's Night Out runs from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Limited spots available, RSVP today by emailing email@example.com! **Mark Your Calendars** Camp C-Woo Spring Break Camp Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration: $215
Come explore fun STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities for children up to age 5 (older siblings welcome too)!
Developmental Screening available too!
The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima & Kittitas Counties is having our Basic Mediation Training in Yakima, WA. Mediation is a cooperative way to resolve disputes effectively, confidentially, and out of court. In this 40-hour training, you will learn and practice the skills required to become a neutral third-party mediator in any setting. This is an opportunity to develop communication and conflict resolution skills and contribute to non-violent, non-adversarial dispute resolution in our community. Optional mediator certification is available through the DRC with additional training.
Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce for First Friday Coffee Club hosted by Mountain Elegance Home Furnishings. Don't forget your business cards for the door prize drawing!
Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share your business with others in the community. It is free and open to any business in the county!
Our on-snow Cross Country Skiing sessions will give you the basic skills necessary to comfortably ski on flat or slightly hilly terrain. No experience is necessary, this class will demonstrate how to dress properly for active winter activities and how to practice basic ski skills necessary for safe travel on easy terrain. Two sessions available! Sunday, February 12th and/ or Sunday, February 26th. Orientation & Equipment: An orientation is scheduled for Tuesday, February 7th from 7:00 - 8:00 pm on the Ellensburg Campus with the instructor to go over the gear required for the course. Attendance is required for all those registered. Please be aware that you will need to bring your own skis, boots and poles. Note: If you don't own cross country ski equipment, rentals are available locally at Mountain High Sports, located at 105 E. 4th Avenue, Ellensburg WA 98926 for just $15 a day for boots, skis and poles.