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August 9, 2017

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HERO House, Jeremy Morrison
HERO House and their supporters help people with mental illness in King County get jobs and live independent lives.

They are a local community church who follows Jesus, connects in authentic relationships, grows together in their faith, and volunteers to make an impact in our local community and around the globe.

The Cottage, Matt Quest
A sophisticated farmhouse style café located across from Bothell City Hall. Enjoy specialty coffee, pastries, fresh seasonal lunches, small plates, charcuterie & cheese boards, ice cream, boutique wines, craft beers, & cocktails.


Become a member today! Join the 335+ businesses already benefitting from their Chamber membership! Conveniently join online at our website. 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:

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Renew 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

After Hours Social & Grand RE-Opening Celebration at Sundance Energy Services
Thursday August 17
5:00 - 7:00 PM (ribbon cutting at 6:00 PM)
Sundance Energy Services, 10228 Main Street, Bothell

Sundance Energy Services It's a celebration! Please join us at the Chamber's August After Hours Social hosted by Sundance Energy Services on Main Street in downtown Bothell. This is an extra special event as we will be celebrating the Grand Re-Opening of the Sundance Energy building after last year's devastating fire with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Bring lots of business cards to network and come celebrate with us! This event is free and no RSVP is required. Refreshments will be provided - Foggy Noggin Brewing will be pouring their delicious brews!

September Chamber Luncheon
Wednesday September 13
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
The Rosewood Room (Country Village Shops), 720 238th St., Suite H, Bothell                               
 
Join us at our  September Luncheon to grow your network, build your brand, and socialize with other professionals while benefiting from an informative speaker.

Guest Speaker: Maureen Manley, MA - Spirit In Motion
Topic:  Expand the Possible to Achieve Your Extraordinary

As a former member of the US Women's Cycling Team, Maureen knows how to perform at a World Class level.  She also knows how to navigate through significant challenges.  With a combination of research, personal insights and stories told with enthusiasm and humor, Maureen will share strategies and insights on how to "expand the possible."  Discover how this knowledge can be used to expand your personal and professional potential to unlock greater possibilities! 
                       
Thank you to our sponsor:



Chamber Holiday Dinner & Auction 
Friday November 10
6:00 - 9:30 PM
The Rosewood Room (Country Village Shops), 720 238th St., Suite H, Bothell                               
 
We invite you to mark your calendars for the Annual Chamber Holiday Dinner & Auction! Plan to enjoy a fun evening with friends, delicious food and wine, games, and silent & live auctions! 
  
We are now accepting donation items for our 2017 auction. 

This important annual event is the Chamber's major fundraiser for the year. The funds raised help keep our dues low for all members, and support the Chamber's 50+ events we organize  throughout the year. 

We greatly appreciate all items large and small! Your donation will provide you the opportunity to highlight yourself or your business  through ongoing auction promotions and at the event itself. Members and non-members are invited to donate.
  
To donate, please fill out the Donation Form and email it to maurita@bothellchamber.com, drop your donation off at our office, or contact us for other arrangements, or if you have questions before October 18. Thank you in advance for supporting the Chamber!
Member Announcements
City Of Kenmore News & Events
 
Kenmore City Play Day
August 12 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Rhododendron Park, 6910 NE 170th, Kenmore

This playful event offers kids of all ages an opportunity to discover the fun of play by participating in a variety of activity booths. From arts and crafts stations to Tae Kwon Do demonstrations, the options are endless. Participants can pick up a Passport to Play from the City info tent to collect stamps from the booths they visit. Food vendors will be onsite and make sure to stop by the Snack Shack for a free snack courtesy of the Kenmore City Council.  Information

Summer Party And Grand Opening Of The Town Square & Hangar Building
August 25 from 5:00 - 9:00 PM
Town Square, 6728 NE 181st St., Kenmore
 
Come enjoy the fun at Kenmore's Summer Party to celebrate the grand opening of their new Town Square and Hangar.

Enjoy the following: Street Fair * Live Music * Food Vendors * Beer Garden * Family Friendly!  Information

City Of Bothell News & Events

Multiway Boulevard Project Ribbon-Cutting
Thursday August 24
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come celebrate a major milestone in Bothell's downtown revitalization, the Multiway Boulevard Project! The City of Bothell would like to thank the community and the businesses for their patience during construction.  Information

Studio Storefront Book!

The work of the UW Storefront Studio's spring quarter project in Bothell has now been published in book form.  The book can be purchased or a free PDF can be downloaded here. Hardcopies will be made available at the Bothell City Hall and the King County Library Bothell Branch.

Thanks to all who participated. The studio produced a wide range of ideas for improvements to Downtown Bothell, from modest façade improvements to ambitious public infrastructure proposals. The book can be used as a source of ideas and inspiration for both public and private improvements in the years to come.   Information

2017 Global Leadership Summit
August 10 - 11
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Evergreen Church, 3429 240th Street SE, Bothell

Develop Leadership Skills * Build Your Network * Grow Your Business!
   
Get inspired by speakers such as;
Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook
Laszlo Bock, Senior Advisor at Google
Juliet Funt, CEO of Whitespace at Work
and many more!
 
2017 Global Leadership Summit is  a two-day world-class leadership training event simulcast LIVE in HD every August to hundreds of thousands of people at satellite locations around North America.
 
Watch Videos! Speakers and Testimonials

Chamber Members receive discounted rates!
 
 
Ransacked Attic/Rummage Sale At Northshore Senior Center
August 10 and 11 - 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
August 12 - 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northshore Senior Center, 10201 East Riverside Dr., Bothell

empty_rack_of_clothes.jpg Calling all shoppers! The Northshore Senior Center is full, inside, upstairs, outside with treasures and bargains waiting for you. Come and find everything from antiques, collectibles, clothing, books, household items, small furniture, toys, and much more. Granny's Kitchen will be open for your food purchases - dine in or take out. Their bake sale table will be available for your take home treats. This is their annual fundraiser with proceeds supporting services at Northshore Senior Center. Credit/debit cards are accepted.  Ongoing restocking of items. 
Fun Events At Country Village Shops
Country Village Shops, 23718 Bothell Everett Hwy., Bothell

It's always a great time when you visit the Country Village Shops with its 40 local shops and restaurants. Check out some of their upcoming events:

Bothell Farmer's Market (Fridays) 6/2 - 9/29
Ladies Night Out 8/10 & 9/14
Pirate Day!  9/16
Hidden Gems Of Bothell - Scavenger Hunts In Downtown Bothell
Saturday August 19
12:00 - 5:00 PM (Family)
6:00 - 9:00 PM (Adult)
Downtown Bothell Main Street, Bothell

Main Street will be hosting two Hidden Gems of Bothell scavenger hunts.

Family Scavenger Event: Everyone's invited to participate in the hunt for fun treasures, clues, and different adventures at each business. Maps will be available on Main Street, and the gems lead the way to all the treasures of Bothell. Information

Adult Scavenger Event: A teams challenge spin on scavenger hunts, downtown businesses on and near Bothell Main Street will be playing host to a 21+ teams challenge. Teams of up to four people are encouraged to dress up as adventurers and explorers and come down. Maps of the participating businesses will be provided. Teams must solve a clue and take a picture of the solved clue to receive the next hint.  Information

Donate Your Extra Stuff To Benefit Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship
August 19 - 27
Bothell Library Parking Lot , 18215 98th Ave. NE, Bothell
 
Msg from Nancy Balin of Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship...

You may have heard the Big News recently:  we just awarded scholarships to the graduating high school student in three local families who have suffered through childhood cancer.  The grand total of these scholarships, which are renewable for all four years of college, is a $40,000 commitment for Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship.  And we are going to make good on it.  But we need your help!  And there are several awesome ways you can help which don't involve you spending any money!  

FIRST:  We really could use some help picking up people's stuff.  Got an afternoon or morning or Saturday, etc. you could donate to us to do some running around?  That would sure help! Full article & Information
Community Carnival at North Creek High School
Saturday August 19
1:00 - 5:00 PM
North Creek HS, 3613 191st Place SE, Bothell

Please join us in supporting the Northshore School District for the first ever North Creek Community Carnival . Event is hosted by the North Creek Jaguars Boosters Club of the North Creek High School in their parking lot.

Attendance is free and open to all ages. There will be Food, Fun, Games, Bouncy Houses and NCHS Swag available for purchase or with tickets that are available to purchase on site. 

Check out the website to learn more about how you can be a part of this new venture together as one community!  
Meet Margaret Turcott, Author Of Images Of America Bothell
Saturday August 19
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Bothell Museum, 9919 NE 180th St., Bothell

The Bothell Historical Museum, located downtown in The Park at Bothell Landing invites you to meet the author of the new book Images Of America Bothell.

This book is a compilation of Bothell photographs and our history and sure to delight all who read it!
Restaurant Night Out Benefits Friends Of North Creek Forest
Wednesday August 23
5:00 - 8:00 PM
Alexa's Cafe, 10115 Main St., Bothell


North Creek Forest, one of Bothell's recently preserved natural treasures, is YOUR unique community forest. Come learn more about all it has to offer at this fun event at Alexa's Cafe on Main Street.

Join them for dinner, drinks, or just a snack, and a portion of your bill will support North Creek Forest programs that benefit both wildlife and people -- programs like school field trips, research projects and restoration parties. The forest is saved! Now let's keep it healthy and learn all we can from this resilient, natural resource right here in Bothell.  Restaurant location and menu 
Sail In, Walk In Cinema
Friday August 25
6:30 - 8:30 PM
Boxcar Park at the Everett Marina, 503 Millwright Loop, Everett
 
Evergreen Wealth Managers is proud to support and partner with the Cocoon House Advocacy Team for raising awareness of youth homelessness in our area. 

Please join them at this fun event at the Port of Everett, where there will be networking, yard games and drinks, plus a free outdoor movie showing of Jurassic Park and popcorn!  The Beer Garden is hosted by CHAT, and 25% of the proceeds go to the Cocoon House.

Back To School Bash
Saturday August 26
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
PacMed Canyon Park, 1909 214th St. SE, Bothell
 
Pacific Medical Center in Canyon Park invites you to a Back To School Bash! There will be fun activities including:
Face Painting
Healthy Lunch Ideas
Bounce House
Scavenger Hunt
Giveaways
Snacks & Refreshments
First 150 kids get a free PacMed lunchbox!   

EBC - Northshore Looking to Collect 5,000 Pairs of Children's Pants
August 1- September 9, 2017


 

Pants Party is a fun and free event put on by EBC each year and it features family-friendly activities, music, pony rides, face painting and so much more. Event is no charge, but it is requested that people bring new or gently-used children's pants to the event to donate. The event is September 9th, so that pants donated at the event can be given to kids for the incoming school year.
   
How can you help? S ign up to host a collection drive of pants to turn in at the event, helping us work toward achieving our goal of 5,000 pairs of pants for the kids that desperately need them. To get signed up and for more information on pants collection drives, please contact Christine White.