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Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
September 6, 2017


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Welcome New Members!

Mary's Place , Linda Mitchell
This nonprofit organization, soon to be opening a location in Kenmore, provides emergency shelter and housing resources for families with children experiencing homelessness.

Just opened in downtown Bothell, the Pacific Furniture Store features American-Made upholstery and solid-wood dining and bedroom furniture and accessories, and quality mattresses.

Tangerine Travel , Angie Lepley
A travel management company, covering all aspects of travel, to include corporate, leisure, meetings & events and elite travel.

The Everett Clinic , David Grometer
Opening soon at The Junction in downtown Bothell, The Everett Clinic  offers primary care, specialty care and urgent care Walk-In Clinics in Snohomish and North King County. With over 500 providers in more than 40 specialties they're here for your health.

Become a member today! Join the 335+ businesses already benefitting from their Chamber membership! Conveniently join online and your benefits begin right away! Questions? Please contact us at 425.485.4353 or  
Thank You Renewing Members!
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those who have recently renewed:

Patron Members/Community Partners:

Country Village Shops


Roscoe's Ranch

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:
September Chamber Luncheon
Wednesday September 13
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
The Rosewood Room (Country Village), 720 238th St., Suite H, Bothell                               
Today is the last day to get your early registration member discount! 

Join us at our  September Luncheon to make connections in your community, build your brand, and socialize with other professionals while benefiting from an inspiring speaker. Members, bring your marketing materials for the Member Information table.

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

2017 Candidates Forum - Kenmore City Council
Thursday September 21
6:00 - 8:00 PM 
Bastyr University Auditorium, 14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore

The community is invited to the 2017 Kenmore City Council Candidates Forum. This is a free public non-partisan event. Candidates running for election are invited to communicate their stances regarding issues that affect the Kenmore community, and their qualifications and experience for the positions they seek to hold. This is an opportunity for the public to get to know candidates. 
Questions will be prepared in advance. The public is invited to submit questions in writing via mail or email prior to the event no later than September 18, 2017.

Note: The 2017 Bothell Candidates Forum will be held on October 23, 2017.

Chefs Wanted For 10th Annual Chilifest!
Tuesday October 17
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Lifetime Celebrations by Washelli, 18224 103rd Ave NE, Bothell
Chilifest Logo Chefs Wanted! Chamber Members, come  show the world your culinary talents and promote your business at Bothell's premier chili event! Our 15 spots tend to fill up fast so register here very soon if you want to be a Chilifest Chef!
Mark your calendars for Oct. 17 - Bothell's FREE premier chili event to support Hopelink! Sample the culinary wares of up to 15 Chamber Member chili chefs!  Thank you to our host: Lifetime Celebrations by Washelli

Seeking Donations For The Chamber's Holiday Dinner & Auction 
Friday November 10
6:00 - 9:30 PM
The Rosewood Room (Country Village Shops), 720 238th St., Bothell                               
We are seeking donation items for our 2017 fundraising auction. 

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

We greatly appreciate all items large and small! You and/or your business will be highlighted through ongoing auction promotions and at the event itself. Members and non-members are encouraged to donate.
To Donate: Please fill out the Donation Form and email it to, drop your donation off at our office, or contact us for other arrangements, before October 18.
Thank you in advance for supporting the Chamber!
Chamber Board Nominations
Deadline September 20, 2017

We are seeking nominations for the Chamber's Board of Directors. Any individual who is an active member, in good standing, and has an interest in organizational leadership shall be qualified to serve as a Director.  Our Board meets once per month and each member serves a three-year term.  If you are interested or know someone who you think would serve the Chamber well, please email Executive Director, Brittany Caldwell at by September 20, 2017 for consideration by the Nominating Committee. 
Member Announcements
City Of Bothell News & Events

Saturday October 9
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bothell City Hall Plaza, 18415 101st Ave. NE, Bothell

Bring the family out for a fun day of learning eco-friendly habits for healthier families and the community.

Event Features: Live Musical Performance by Million Dollar Nile
Bike Rodeo * Horse Creek Tours * Touch-a-Truck * Survey Says
Arts and Crafts * Toilet Demo * Halloween Costume Showcase
Non-Perishable Canned Food Collection
City Of Kenmore News & Events
The Hangar is Now Open!
Town Square, 6728 NE 181st St., Kenmore
The Town Square and Hangar community building are now complete! Relax by the water feature, get a coffee from the espresso shop in the Hangar, and check out the new space. The Hangar  serves as a gathering space for people to relax, study, read, and play. In the fall, people will be able to reserve rooms in the Hangar. Stay tuned for more information.  

Robbie Christmas at The Cottage
September 6 & 20, October 4 & 18
All dates 4:00 to 7:00 PM
The Cottage, 10029 NE 183rd. St., Bothell
The Cottage in downtown Bothell is very excited to announce that Robbie Christmas will be joining them regularly this fall! Robbie Christmas is a Seattle-based singer songwriter and instrumentalist best known for his pure, soulful voice, timeless lyrics and skilled musicianship.  Robbie has performed with Jakob Dylan, Tower Of Power, has sung the National Anthem in front of 68,000 NFL fans (49ers vs. Seahawks), and performed with Train, Michael Franti, Andy Grammar, on their "Sail Across the Sun" cruise. They hope to see you there!
Volunteers Needed For Mary's Place Work Party
Saturday September 9
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mary's Place, 18118 73rd Ave. NE, Kenmore
Nonprofit Mary's Place will need all the help they can get to set-up their new Northshore Shelter and Family Center! Volunteers are needed to:
* Deep clean the space (wiping walls, vacuuming, mopping, cleaning windows, etc.)
*  Set-up beds
*  Organize common areas and stock with supplies
*  Hang bulletin boards
*  Minor landscaping (weeding, trim hedges, etc.)
Mary's Place provides emergency shelter and housing resources for families with children experiencing homelessness.  
2017 Washington State Medical Device Summit
Tuesday September 12
1:00 - 7:00 PM
Cascadia College, Mobius Hall, 18345 Campus Way NE, Bothell

The Summit will bring together leading executives, entrepreneurs, researchers, government officials, thought leaders, and stakeholders from the medical device community to explore the state of the industry and the trends and innovations heading their way; review the current opportunities and challenges for the region; and learn more about the resources available within Washington State's life science ecosystem. 

Key partners include:  City of Bothell * Economic Alliance Snohomish County * Economic Development Council for Seattle/King County *
University of Washington Bothell * Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association * Washington State Department of Commerce

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  9/14
Pirate Day!  9/16
Witches Night Out  10/12
Vino Around The Village  10/21
Safe Halloween  10/31
East King County Chambers Of Commerce Coalition Legislative Wrap-Up
Thursday September 14
4:00 - 7:00 PM
The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge, Cascadia Room/Ballroom, 36005 SE Ridge Street, Snoqualmie

The Third Special Session is over and legislators have left the state capitol. Here is your chance to catch up with them and find out the real story behind the 11th hour budget deal, K-12 funding and more.  Join Delegates to the East King County Chambers of Commerce Legislative Coalition, local business leaders and our Eastside legislators for the Coalition's annual Legislative Wrap-Up. Emcee Randy Bannecker of the Seattle King County Realtors, will moderate a panel of legislators, as they discuss how to get things done in a closely divided state capitol, take a look ahead to 2018 and respond to your questions.

Healthy Living Fair Featuring "A Taste Of Retirement" Presented By Northshore Senior Center
Friday September 15
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM 
Northshore Senior Center, 10201 East Riverside Drive, Bothell

Seniors, families and friends are invited to the Healthy Living Fair to enjoy multiple presentations, vendors, and delicious food from six different retirement communities! No Registration Required - Free Parking is available.  List of Presentations/Information 

Exhibitors Wanted! Application Deadline: September 12 at 5:00pm  The Healthy Wellness Fair is coming, and Northshore Senior Center will be filled with seniors, their families and the organizations that serve them.  You can reserve a table to show your materials and the services you offer. There are several sizes of displays with corresponding price points.  Exhibitor Informational Packet and Application. For details, contact Terry Schuler at 425-948-7170 or
Bastyr University Reflexology Celebration
Saturday September 16
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore

In celebration of it's 20th-year anniversary, the Washington Reflexology Association and Bastyr University will be co-hosting an event at Bastyr University by their "Reflexology Path" located next to the greenhouse in the beautiful Medicinal Herb Garden. Go enjoy a free reflexology session, walk the reflexology path and go on a guided tour of Bastyr's gardens to learn more about the amazing healing powers of plants and herbs.   Information and Flyer
Happy Tails Wine Walk To Benefit Homeward Pet Adoption Center
Sunday September 17
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Woodinville's Hollywood Wine District

Drink Wine. Save a Canine. Raise your glass and make a toast to saving lives with Homeward Pet! Grab your furry friends and walk, wag and wine on Sunday, September 17 during Homeward Pet's 5th Annual Happy Tails Wine Walk.

TSUGA Fine Art & Frame Seeks Art Teachers For Their Classes & Workshops
TSUGA Fine Art & Framing, 10101 Main Street, Bothell

Tsuga Logo Do you have experience teaching art to youth or adults? Would you like to teach in a small community art gallery? Tsuga Fine Art & Frame wants to hear from you! They currently have teaching times available for classes, especially on evenings and weekends. If you might be interested in holding classes or workshops at Tsuga, please email them the following:

* a description of your teaching experience
* what type(s) of class(es)/media you would like to offer
* six images of your work
* your contact information
Any questions? Call 425.483.7385 and View Class Schedule