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Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
February 8, 2018

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Welcome New Members!
             
Cougar Football Club , Kim Monson
CFC's mission is to positively promote, develop, and support Bothell High School Football and enhance a more integrated relationship between the school, program and the Community of Bothell.

A seaplane and land airline providing scheduled and charter flights to the San Juan Islands and Canada, Mount Rainier & Mount St. Helens Volcano sightseeing tours, and SeaTac airport connections.

Real estate law, wills, and criminal defense.  Longtime Northshore resident and community leader Joe Marshall will advocate for your business, personal and family needs.

Become a member today! Join the 345+ businesses already benefiting from their Chamber membership! Conveniently join online and your benefits begin right away! Questions? Please contact us at 425.485.4353 or info@bothellchamber.com  
Thank You Renewing Members!
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those who have recently renewed:

 

Patron Members/Community Partners:

 

 

 

City of Kenmore

 

 

 

    

 

 

 

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson

 

 

    

  

Members:  

 
Theorem Cannabis
 
Renew your membership online! It's now easy and convenient to renew your membership by accessing your member account through the Member Login button on our Home Page  Please contact us if you need your password or assistance logging in at: info@bothellchamber.com
Grand Opening Celebration Open House & Ribbon Cutting For The Everett Clinic
February 14
9:00 - 10:00 AM (ribbon cutting ceremony at 9:30am)
The Everett Clinic, (at The Junction), 9924 NE 185th St. #215, Bothell

The Everett Clinic in Bothell is open! Bring a friend, take a tour and meet some of the staff at this clinic's new location at the Junction in downtown Bothell across from City Hall. There will be a coffee-themed door prize!
  
They will offer same-day family medical appointments, behavioral health, laboratory and imaging services.  Information
Chamber Membership Orientation Lunch
February 15
1:00 - 2:00 PM 
Riverside East, 10315 East Riverside Drive, Bothell

Are you considering Chamber membership? Are you a new member or a new employee of an existing member? Come learn about the opportunities available to you as a Chamber member: marketing, advertising, website presence, business connections and more.
                                
Free to attend. Lunch is provided. RSVP is required.  Registration and Map Link
Chamber General Meeting
February 22
7:30 - 9:00 AM 
Northshore Senior Center Auditorium, 10201 East Riverside Dr., Bothell

Connections with other professionals, businesses, and civic leaders is one of the cornerstones of the Chamber. Our General Meetings are a great way to gather with 65-80 others, market your own business, hear updates from city leaders, and benefit from an informative presentation.

Guest Speaker: David George Brooke, That Gratitude Guy
Topic: "Happiness Starts With Gratitude" - A fast paced 30-minute talk on the incredible transformative power of embracing gratitude. By applying the lessons of living with gratitude, David illustrates how any situation in life, no matter how stressful or tragic, can be reframed and refocused into a fulfilling journey by using the simple principles of gratefulness.

Free Event. Breakfast is provided. Thank you to this month's sponsors:
                        
Refreshment Sponsor
Table Sponsor

Theorem Cannabis 

Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship 


Facebook Alert! Please Keep Receiving The Chamber's Facebook Posts

                                           
Facebook has announced they will now show far fewer organic (non-paid) business posts in feeds - this includes the Chamber's. But you can take the following steps to continue getting the Chamber's posts, and pass these steps on to your own Followers as well!

Desktop:
Go to your FB Home Page
Click "News Feed" (upper left corner)
Click "Edit Preferences"
see final steps below...
Mobile:
From your FB Feed
Click "More" (very bottom of screen)
Click "Settings"
Click "News Feed Preferences"
see final steps below...
 
Final Steps... (both Desktop and Mobile versions)
From the Preferences screen...
Click "Prioritize Who To See First"
Click "All" drop-down & choose to see "Pages Only"
 
Thank you for continuing to follow us!
Questions? Call Elizabeth, Chamber Marketing Manager 425-485-4353

Member Announcements
City Of Bothell News & Events

Coffee With A Cop
February 15
9:00 - 10:30 AM
Starbuck's, 18404 120th Ave NE
Bothell
 
Coffee With A Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to meet local officers, ask questions and share concerns in a casual setting. Free. Information


Now Hiring! Apply To Work At the City of Bothell

Apply online by clicking on the job title you are interested in and then clicking on the "Apply" Link. If this is your first time applying, you may want to review this Application Instruction PDF.

They primarily communicate via e-mail during the application/interview process.  They use e-mail to tell you of the status of your application, including invitation for tests and interviews.  They ask that you please use @gmail.com or @yahoo.com emails as there have been problems with users receiving emails, especially when using @uw.edu emails.

City Of Kenmore News & Events

Coffee With Council
February 18
8:00 AM
The Hangar, 6728 NE 181st. St., Kenmore
      
Citizens are encouraged to attend these informal sessions to ask questions, discuss issues and offer suggestions on any topic of interest. Take advantage of this great opportunity and get to know your City Council.
 
                                      
VIDEO of the 2018 State of the City of Kenmore address delivered by City Manager Rob Karlinsey at the Chamber's January Luncheon event is now available for viewing online. Rob's presentation was very informative and inspiring!
     

 
2018 Events At Country Village Shops
Country Village Shops, 23718 Bothell Everett Hwy., Bothell

The  Country Village Shops are busy planning & hosting their many 2018 events! Here's a sample of what they've planned so far!

               
Ladies Night Out  2/8
Chocolate Tasting  2/10
Make A Valentine's Day Card  2/11
Shamrock Shuffle Wine & Beer Walk  3/10
Meet & Greet The Easter Bunny  3/31
Mother's Day Celebration  5/12 - 5/13
   
and many more!
Fertile Feast: Class On How to Eat Deliciously When Trying to Conceive
February 10
2:00 - 4:00 PM
Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore

Join Reproductive Endocrinologist Angela Thyer, MD and Dietitian Judy Simon, RDN and prepare a tasty winter meal while learning tips on food, fertility, and cooking, at Bastyr University! Please note: Fertile Feast is held in Bastyr's Nutrition Kitchen, Room #8.  Full Details & Registration

Call To Hispanic Artists - Hispanic Arte & Culture Juried Exhibition
Application Submission Deadline is February 12

The Arts of Kenmore Gallery at Kenmore City Hall invites artists of Hispanic/Latino heritage residing in the greater Seattle area to exhibit in a cultural context. Established and emerging artists working in any 2D media, traditional and contemporary cultural interpretations are encouraged. Artists may submit up to 2 works.  Approximately 24 pieces will be selected. Entry Fee is $25 1st Entry, $10 2nd Entry  - 2 Entry Limit.   Application & Information

First Annual UW Bothell Scholarship Luncheon
February 14
11:30 AM
Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 900 Bellevue Way, Bellevue

Join the UW Bothell for their first annual Scholarship Luncheon celebrating the impact that you make on the future of UW Bothell. This fundraising event supports scholarships to keep deserving UW Bothell students in school and on a path to graduating on-time. Don't miss this opportunity to show your love for our University!

Untangle The Senior Housing Maze - A Class By Alice Kalso
February 15
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Kenmore Senior Center, 6910 NE 170th Street, Kenmore

Senior housing and care:  So many choices, and big decisions to make. The process can be daunting.  Information is power, though.  Please join them February 15 from 1 to 2 pm at Kenmore Senior Center for a class that will leave you better prepared for the future. They'll cover options including assisted living, adult family homes and in-home care.  They'll discuss the differences and cost of each and the reasons for leaving home or staying put.  This class will also give you helpful resources.  Alice Kalso of Silver Age Housing & Care Referrals will teach the class. Please RSVP to Garreth Jeffers, 425-489-0707

Funky Town Fundraiser Hosted By The Northshore Rotary Club
February 16
6:00 PM
McMenamins Anderson School, 18607 Bothell Way NE, Bothell
 
Go let your inner disco out to the tunes of the AFRODISIACS! Their annual 'funkraiser' will raise funds for the Northshore Rotary Foundation focused on local scholarships and philanthropic endeavors in the Northshore area.

Drinks and food are included in the price of admission so turn out in force to support Northshore Rotary Club and the Northshore Community!  Tickets are $40 for a single and $75 for a couple.


Economic Forecast Event Presented By EASC and Banner Bank
February 21
7:30 - 11:00 AM
Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St SW, Lynnwood
 

This annual event, a joint venture between Economic Alliance  Snohomish County and Banner Bank, presents an overview of economic global and National Trends, followed by a Forecast and panel discussion of various industry experts sharing their thoughts on Current Economic Trends.  They've extended their program this year to include another panel discussion focused on the Future of Snohomish County and an exclusive update from Alaska Airlines!   Information & Registration
Homeward Pet's 28th Anniversary Adoption Event
February 24
12:00 - 6:00 PM
Homeward Pet Adoption Center, 13132 NE 177th Place, Woodinville
    
This February, Homeward Pet Adoption Center is celebrating 28 years of making matches! Find your one and only on Saturday, February 24th. All adoptions will be just $28, bettering your chances at finding a lifelong companion.
   

UW Bothell Summer Housing For Businesses Hosting Student Interns

Each year UW Bothell Conference Housing Services provides affordable summer housing for local businesses hosting student interns!

Whether they are part of a larger intern group or individually looking for a place to stay during the time working with you, their fully furnished apartments are at a great rate and are located in the heart of Bothell! They offer both group rates from $40 a night per person to full apartments individually at $85 a night. All their apartments include a full kitchen inclusive of a dishwasher, stove/oven, full fridge, with a washer/dryer and living room/bathroom in every unit! Take a look at their apartments online  for more information.  Their summer conference season begins June 17 and goes through September 1.

For any questions or booking information, please contact Jeff Sann at sannj@uw.edu or call him at 425.352.5215! They happily work with businesses or the individual interns to help best fit the needs of their customers!